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Oct 25, 2017
'Girija Devi's demise an irreparable loss to Banaras Gharana': India mourns the loss of Thumri QueenThe demise of noted vocalist Girija Devi has created a deep void in Indian classical music, her associates and admirers said on Wednesday
Oct 07, 2017
Rumours of Amazon entering the pharmacy industry leads to a drop in shares of drug retailersAmazon is reported to be in discussions with mid-market pharmacy benefit managers and has been hiring talent to assess the drug retailing market for its entry, brokerage firm Leerink analyst Ana Gupte wrote in a note to clients.
Sep 18, 2017
IAF Marshal Arjan Singh cremated with full state honours: Gun salute, fly past held to bid adieu to war veteranThe mortal remains of Arjan Singh were taken to Brar Square in New Delhi in a gun carriage for the last rites ceremony.
Aug 04, 2017
Indian Railways to take clean energy initiatives to reduce emission intensity by 32% by 2030: CentreThe Indian Railways will reduce its emission intensity to the extent of 32 percent by 2030 by taking a series of energy efficient initiatives.
Jul 29, 2017
A passage to heaven: Varanasi's Manikarnika Ghat is a place for last rites, and deliveranceA pyre burns 24 hours a day, 365 days a year at Manikarnika Ghat. Across Varanasi, nearly 200 bodies are burned every day.
May 27, 2017
Punjab police to present guard of honour to KPS Gill at his funeral in DelhiThe Punjab police will present the guard of honour to former DGP KPS Gill during his last rites in Delhi on Sunday.
Apr 21, 2017
Uttar Pradesh govt puts Akhilesh Yadav's Lucknow-Agra Expressway project under scannerBarely four months after it was thrown open to the public, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav's ambitious Lucknow-Agra Expressway project has come under the scanner of the Yogi Adityanath government.
Mar 31, 2017
Maundy Thursday feet washing row: Kerala church refuses to include women in ritualsFormer priests in Kerala will observe Maundy Thursday on 13 April by washing the feet of women at Marine Drive in the state’s commercial capital of Kochi.
Sep 05, 2016
Flood-hit Varanasi doms get a few dead to cremateBut despite the odds, this holy city of Varanasi continues to live.
Feb 12, 2016
Nation pays tribute to Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Koppad; last rites todayThe last rites of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who passed away on Thursday are being held at his native village in Dharwad district on Friday with full state honours. Koppad battled for life since his miraculous survival in Siachen.