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She is recuperating in hospital.
The Home Minister described the attack as "cowardly" and said that the CRPF jawans' sacrifice won't go in vain.
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The widows of Vrindavan celebrate the festival with youthful abandon.
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Hint: calls for eco-friendly Holi and Diwali.
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NEW DELHI -- New posters have come up on the JNU campus that describe Holi as an "anti-women" festival as "historically it has sexually abused Dalit women in the name of celebrations". The campus, whi...
She was utterly fearless, didn't have to go to school, could eat very hot green chillies like they were grapes, and ran faster than all of us. We accepted her because she was better than us... But all that was a very long time ago. Now she scrubs floors and dishes every day for the Boses, the Mukherjees, and the Singhs. How can she play Holi with us?
You may not know it any other way, but thandai can be many other things apart from a drink to make bhaang tasty. This refreshing milk-based drink can do a wonderful job of keeping you cool in the sum...
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Thursday, celebrated as Holi across India, did not go swimmingly for Mastizaade actress Sunny Leone — or so a mid-day report would have you believe. In Surat, Gujarat, for a college event titled 'Pla...
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Anyone familiar with Holi celebrations in India, especially in Delhi, will also be aware of the nuisance that are water balloons. These balloons, filled with coloured water, are mostly chucked at unsu...
NEW DELHI -- A 40-year-old dentist was allegedly beaten to death by a group of around 15 persons, including at least four juveniles, following a dispute in west Delhi's Vikaspuri area, police said tod...
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There is anticipation in the air, tinged with just a smidgeon of trepidation. The men of Barsana and Nandgaon know that they're in for their annual beating at the hands of the local women. These are behind-the-scenes photographs of the men preparing themselves for the fight.
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As spring nudges away the last vestiges of winter, Holi brings colour, unrestrained joy, a promise full of warm days and new beginnings. But once you're done playing, it could also bring itchy skin, rashes, irritated eyes and straw-like hair. Fortunately, there are a few simple tricks that can help you sidestep all these problems associated with toxic colours and enjoy Holi fully.
For those who relish the colourful chaos that Holi brings, here are seven incredible places to witness the festival in its true colours, with some awe-inspiring rituals and traditions that embrace any...
Bura na maano, but my feelings towards Holi are similar to Shobha De's for vada pav. Had it not been for Ranbir Kapoor being a doll in Balam Pickhari, Holi would comprise very solemn memories of me tr...