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'Superstition' - 25 News Result(s)

  • To Investigate Murder of Anti-Superstition Crusader, Pune Cops Allegedly Hired Tantriks

    To Investigate Murder of Anti-Superstition Crusader, Pune Cops Allegedly Hired Tantriks

    Narendra Dabholkar, who spent his life crusading against superstition and religious charlatans, was shot dead in Pune in August last year. To investigate the 67-year-old doctor's death, then Police Commissioner Gulabroa Pol, allegedly hired babas and...

  • Rituparna Sengupta Pledges to Donate Body

    Rituparna Sengupta Pledges to Donate Body

    Popular Tollywood actress Rituparna Sengupta has pledged to donate her body after death and called for debunking the superstition about donating one's body.

  • Amitabh Bachchan promoting superstition, activist tells court

    Amitabh Bachchan promoting superstition, activist tells court

    A social activist from Pune has accused megastar Amitabh Bachchan of promoting superstitious beliefs, and filed a complaint before a court seeking action against the Bollywood actor.

  • F1: Drivers and teams get their numbers for new season

    F1: Drivers and teams get their numbers for new season

    F1 may be all about speed, courage and technology. The manner in which drivers have once again responded to their numbers though, shows superstition too plays a part.

  • ISRO seeking Lord Balaji's blessings before space missions is superstition: CNR Rao

    ISRO seeking Lord Balaji's blessings before space missions is superstition: CNR Rao

    Bharat Ratna-designate Prof. CNR Rao terms ISRO's long-time practice of seeking the divine blessings in Tirupathi before its space missions an act of superstition he does not believe in.

  • Karnataka plans anti-superstition bill

    Karnataka plans anti-superstition bill

    The Karnataka government is planning to introduce a bill against superstition - the Karnataka Prevention of Superstitious Practices Bill 2013 - in the next legislature session.

  • Bhoot Aya to explain paranormal activities, not promote superstition

    Gaurav Tiwari, CEO & Founder of the Indian Paranormal Society (IPS), has joined hands with the makers of the horror show Bhoot Aya and claims that it won't promote superstition. Rather, it would explain the reasons behind paranormal activities in the...

  • Karnataka to enact anti-superstition law

    Karnataka government intends to enact a legislation to crack down on superstition and black magic on the lines of the one in Maharashtra, Law Minister TB Jayachandra said today.

  • After Maharashtra, Karnataka to enact law against black magic

    Days after Maharashtra promulgated the anti-black magic and superstition ordinance, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said his government too will enact a law against practitioners of black magic, blind faith and superstition.

  • Narendra Dabholkar murder: Anti-superstition ordinance promulgated in Maharashtra

    Narendra Dabholkar murder: Anti-superstition ordinance promulgated in Maharashtra

    The anti-black magic and superstition ordinance has been promulgated in Maharashtra, four days after the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar in Pune.

  • Narendra Dabholkar murder: Bandh called by political parties in Pune, no arrests yet

    Narendra Dabholkar murder: Bandh called by political parties in Pune, no arrests yet

    A bandh has been called by political parties in Pune in protest against the murder of renowned anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar who was shot at point blank range in broad daylight in the city on Tuesday. The police is yet to make any arr...

  • Blog: Narendra Dabholkar, the simple rationalist waged a complex war

    Blog: Narendra Dabholkar, the simple rationalist waged a complex war

    Narendra Dabholkar trained to be a doctor and could have led a different life. But he chose to lead a movement, for the last 25 years, that fought superstitious practices garbed as customs, traditions and religious beliefs.

  • Ban Ek Thi Daayan for glorifying superstition, says NGO

    Ban Ek Thi Daayan for glorifying superstition, says NGO

    Free Legal Aid Committee (FLAC), an NGO engaged in spreading awareness against superstition of daayan (witch), today demanded ban on Emraan Hashmi's film Ek Thi Daayan.

  • Superstitious Rani Mukherji advances Aaiya release date

    Superstitious Rani Mukherji advances Aaiya release date

    Actress Rani Mukerji has preponed the release of her upcoming film Aiyaa from October 24 to October 12. And that's because of Rani's superstitions.

  • Gambhir's superstition with pads works for Kolkata

    Gambhir's superstition with pads works for Kolkata

    It is common knowledge that sportsmen tend to relate success with superstition and it has been affirmed by Gautam Gambhir who has been so superstitious through the IPL that he stuck to his routine of keeping his pads on till the very end in every ...

  • Boy sacrificed for hidden treasure in Andhra

    A 14-year-old boy was killed by a group of people in the belief that a human sacrifice would yield them a secret treasure in Andhra Pradesh's Nirmal town, police said on Thursday.

  • Opening Kerala temple's Vault B: New committee to decide

    Opening Kerala temple's Vault B: New committee to decide

    Should the underground chambers referred to as Secret Vault B be opened at Kerala's famous Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple? The Supreme Court has set up a committee to decide the contentious issue.

  • India's World Cup victory breaks Amitabh's superstition

    India's World Cup victory breaks Amitabh's superstition

    Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's belief that India loses a cricket match whenever he watches has finally been broken, thanks to the World Cup final that he watched on TV and saw India defeating Sri Lanka."Yesterday (on Saturday), that age old superstitious finicky belief, that if I were to watc...

  • India's World Cup victory breaks Amitabh's superstition

    India's World Cup victory breaks Amitabh's superstition

    Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is superstitious about watching cricket matches when Team India is playing, couldn't stop himself from witnessing the high voltage World Cup final on TV and remained glued to the screen till captain MS Dhoni s...

  • When Big B Hit His Superstition For A Six!

    When Big B Hit His Superstition For A Six!

    Big B, who is superstitious about watching cricket matches when Team India is playing, couldn't stop himself from witnessing the World Cup final.

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