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Watch | Holi 2016: Here's how 'Lathmar Holi' is celebrated in UP's Barsana
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Watch | Holi 2016: Here's how 'Lathmar Holi' is celebrated in ...

Lathmar Holi is a festival that celebrated days before the actual Holi takes place in Barsana and Nandgaon near Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. 'Lathmar' means 'hitting with sticks'. This might sound violent but this festival has a strong significance in ... DNA India, 1 month ago
Breaking stigmas this Holi The Statesman, 1 month ago

Villagers threaten to boycott famous Lathamaar Holi

Mathura, Mar 12 (PTI) Residents of Barsana and Nandgaon villages have threatened to boycott their famous 'Lathamaar Holi' if the Tourism Department holds Holi Mahotsava before it. While the Department has decided to hold the Mahotsava in Vrindaban ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago Scarcity threat looms over Malegaon, 56 villages in Nandgaon  Times of India1 month ago Why Mathura should be your Holi destination?  Jagran Post1 month ago Government cancels Holi programme after villagers threaten to boycott 'Lathmaar Holi'  IBNLive1 month ago
United News of India

Farmer commits suicide due to worsening economic condition

Nashik, Mar 28 (UNI) A farmer in Nandgaon taluka committed suicide by taking poison at home. Dattu Vittha Chowdhary was admitted to rural hospital, where the doctor declared him dead. He had a total of four acre land and had taken a loan from ...
 United News of India1 month ago

In this adivasi school there is no kitchen, toilet

Mangrul Chavla, a nondescript tribal dominated village on the border of Yavatmal and Amravati districts in Nandgaon-Khandeshwar tehsil of Amravati district, situated over 40km from Yavatmal, has become the hot topic of discussion. The village has a population ...
 Times of India1 month ago

3 die in accident

Nashik, Mar 8 (UNI) Three persons have been killed and two others were injured at Panewadi in Nandgaon taluka of the district on Manmad-Nandgaon road. Police said, five persons on a motor-cyle were returning to Jondhalewadi after havingdarshan of ...
 United News of India1 month ago

Childline prevents seven child marriages in a fortnight

Nashik: When sixteen-year-old Shanti from Old Nashik was married off in Jalgaon against her will, she called up Childline and informed the NGO about her plight. The helpline intervened and convinced the parents to send the girl back to her husband's ...
 Times of India20 hours ago

The incredible women of Bharat

Sanjeev Nayyar travels across India from Barmer to Arunachal to Mahabalipuram, and comes back both humbled and impressed with the women he interacted with through his journey. These, are his experiences: During the last few months, the concept of equality and women's rights have dominated the media discourse. The feminists make it sound as if discrimination against women is endemic to the Indian society. If India was such a patriarchal country, could the Indian civilisation have survived 5,000 ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

Kalwan, Niphad face steepest drop

Nashik: The well-irrigated Kalwan and Niphad talukas are facing the heat due to fast depleting groundwater levels. In fact, the drop in water level in March has been the highest in the two talukas of Nashik district in last five years. The ...
 Times of India2 days ago

Rising road accidents force police to review causes

Nashik: Over 700 deaths in road accidents in 2015 and more than 680 the previous year in the rural areas of have prompted police to study the causes of the fatal mishaps and submit the findings at the earliest for precautionary measures. Officials ...
 Times of India3 days ago

Chasing the decisive moment

Reader photographers are selected for their best photographs published in March, 2016 Dubai In the 17th century, the Cardinal of Retz in Brittany, France, stated: There is nothing in this world that does not have a decisive moment. Centuries ...
 Gulf News6 days ago
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