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  • Blast in Durga Puja Pandal in Imphal, 12 Injured

    Blast in Durga Puja Pandal in Imphal, 12 Injured

    At least 12 people were reportedly injured after a blast occurred in a Durga Puja pandal in Imphal's Thangal Bazar area.

  • Nine Generations, Over 250 Years - This Durga Puja is One of Kolkata's Oldest

    Nine Generations, Over 250 Years - This Durga Puja is One of Kolkata's Oldest

    Today is the second day of the Durga Puja, Maha Saptami, and in every pandal in Kolkata, festivities are on. But when did it start in the city, the Durga Puja, and where?

  • Blend In: The Non-Bengali's 10 Point Guide to Durga Puja

    Blend In: The Non-Bengali's 10 Point Guide to Durga Puja

    When Pujo fever grips the city, you must do as the Bengalis do. There's nothing like being a part of this huge 10-day merrymaking that makes every city a 'City of Joy' - in all senses. Gear up for the festivities with our guide.

  • Ode to Sachin Tendulkar: Durga Puja Pandal Turns into Cricket Stadium

    Ode to Sachin Tendulkar: Durga Puja Pandal Turns into Cricket Stadium

    The idol of Goddess Durga, placed in the commentary box of the artificial stadium, seems to bless Sachin Tendulkar whose 10 idols are placed in the ground where he is shown bowling, batting and fielding in different styles.

  • Kolkata: Durga Puja Pandal Turns into Ode to Sachin Tendulkar

    Kolkata: Durga Puja Pandal Turns into Ode to Sachin Tendulkar

    Fans of Sachin Tendulkar have set up a Durga Puja pandal near here in the form of a cricket stadium graced by 10 idols of the 'God of Cricket'.

  • Durga Puja is a Social Festival: President

    Durga Puja is a Social Festival: President

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said Durga puja is not only a religious programme, it is also a social festival.

  • Durga Puja Begins on Mahashasti

    Durga Puja Begins on Mahashasti

    Durga Puja, West Bengal's biggest festival began on Tuesday amidst rituals of 'Mahashasti' in which the Goddess is welcomed to her earthly abode.

  • Diamonds Worth Rs 10 crore for this Goddess Durga

    Diamonds Worth Rs 10 crore for this Goddess Durga

    It is Durga Puja in Kolkata - time for new clothes, food, fun and a visit to pandals for a 'darshan' of the goddess. But of the thousands of pandals in the city, there's one that almost everyone's making a beeline for: The Sree Bhumi Sporting Club's ...

  • Durga Puja Begins in Bengal

    Durga Puja Begins in Bengal

    West Bengal was a picture of merriment and religiosity today due to Durga puja, the biggest festival in the state.

  • In Festival Week, PM Narendra Modi Wants Your Attention

    In Festival Week, PM Narendra Modi Wants Your Attention

    As most Indians anticipate a week of festivals and holidays ahead, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is apparently set for more work than play.

  • Vidya Balan: I Make it to Kolkata Every Durga Puja

    Vidya Balan: I Make it to Kolkata Every Durga Puja

    "I somehow make it to Kolkata during Durga Puja every year," Vidya said

  • Delhi Government to Put in Place Arrangements for Durga Idol Immersion

    Delhi Government to Put in Place Arrangements for Durga Idol Immersion

    With just a few days left for the Durga Puja celebrations to begin, Delhi government is geared up to put in place all arrangements for idol immersion in Yamuna in order to check pollution of the river water.

  • Mamata Banerjee Begins Durga Puja With a Brushstroke

    Mamata Banerjee Begins Durga Puja With a Brushstroke

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee started her Durga Puja celebrations with an artistic touch.

  • Kolkata: Indian Museum's Heritage and Modern 3D Idols to Mark Durga Puja

    Kolkata: Indian Museum's Heritage and Modern 3D Idols to Mark Durga Puja

    Resurgence of traditional idol designs at the clay modelers' quarter in Kumartuli, school students replicating a centuries-old plaque of goddess Durga slaying the buffalo-demon at the prestigious Indian Museum and a Kolkata community puja introducing...

  • Al Qaeda Trying to Enter Assam: Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi

    Al Qaeda Trying to Enter Assam: Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi

    Days after Al Qaeda issued a video threatening to carry out its campaign in India, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today claimed that the terror group is trying to set up base in the state and had "tacit understanding" with ULFA.

  • Special Metro Services in Kolkata on Durga Puja Days

    Special Metro Services in Kolkata on Durga Puja Days

    Authorities of Kolkata's Metro Railway have arranged special services this year during Durga Puja, which starts on October 1, for the convenience of revellers.

  • Malpua

    Malpua

    Malpua is a pancake like Indian dessert, fried in ghee and dipped in sugar syrup.

  • Suchitra Sen once inspired Durga Puja idols

    Suchitra Sen once inspired Durga Puja idols

    Capturing the public's imagination for three decades through her ethereal beauty and intense celluloid performance, Suchitra Sen symbolised the golden age of Bengali cinema with memorable films like Agnipariksha, Devdas and Saat Paake Bandha.

  • Doi Machch

    Doi Machch

    An easy to make traditional Bengali fish, cooked in curd. Best served with plain rice.

  • How to budget spending this Diwali

    How to budget spending this Diwali

    October and November are synonymous with festivity, as it brings together friends and families for Durga puja, Dussehra and Diwali. Though the joy and happiness of this festive season is unparalleled, the effect of not planning our finances during th...

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