Diwali News

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh questions PM Modi’s military uniform

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh questions PM Modi’s military uniform

New Delhi: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated Diwali with Indian Army in the Nowshera district of Jammu and Kashmir donning a military uniform, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh questioned Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh if any civilian or non-army personnel can

Wish Happy Dhanteras to your loved ones with WhatsApp Greetings, images

Wish Happy Dhanteras to your loved ones with WhatsApp Greetings, images

Lucknow: The auspicious festival of Dhanteras, also known as Dhanatrayodash, is celebrated with so much zeal and fervour in India since it is regarded as one of the most important of all Hindu festivals. On this special day people buy gold or silver coins, jewellery, new clothing, and utensils since

SC sets aside Calcutta HC’s blanket ban on firecrackers in the state

SC sets aside Calcutta HC’s blanket ban on firecrackers in the state

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the Calcutta high court order imposing a complete  ban on use of firecrackers in West Bengal during the ongoing festival season. “…we are convinced that Calcutta High Court should have called upon parties to give explanation before passing such an extreme

Diwali 2021: Here are state-wise guidelines on bursting of firecrackers

Diwali 2021: Here are state-wise guidelines on bursting of firecrackers

New Delhi: Ahead of Diwali, states and Union Territories (UTs) across the country have issued new guidelines restricting bursting of firecrackers as directed by the Supreme Court (SC). The top court has banned bursting of firecrackers claiming it causes pollution. However, the apex court recently clarified that there is no