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Janmashtami celebrated across India: Devotees organise cultural programmes, pay obeisance at temples
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Janmashtami celebrated across India: Devotees organise cultural programmes, pay obeisance at temples

Cultural events, fancy dress competitions and dance-drama enactments of Lord Krishna's life mark the celebrations of Janmashtami festival in various states of India.

Mythology for the Millennial: The story of Radha-Krishna; or Why you'll always remember your first
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Mythology for the Millennial: The story of Radha-Krishna; or Why you'll always remember your first

The cool thing about the Radha story is that she's seen as equal to Krishna, the other half of his soul, split in two a long time before, and finally coming back to each other

Move over, 'adarsh ma': Hindu mythology revelled in stories of bad moms, and the havoc they wreaked
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Move over, 'adarsh ma': Hindu mythology revelled in stories of bad moms, and the havoc they wreaked

There are some mother figures in Hindu mythology who would have made even Norman Bates reconsider his love for mummy.

Water as metaphor: Notes on Indianostrum's riveting new theatrical production Kunti Karna
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Water as metaphor: Notes on Indianostrum's riveting new theatrical production Kunti Karna

Through the play's depiction of Karna's life and state of mind, the viewer understands why the abiding rasa of the Mahabharata is 'Shanta' or quiescence

Devdutt Pattanaik narrates Krishna's story in his latest work, Shyam: An Illustrated Retelling of the Bhagavata
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Devdutt Pattanaik narrates Krishna's story in his latest work, Shyam: An Illustrated Retelling of the Bhagavata

In Shyam, Devdutt Pattanaik narrates Krishna's "descent to the butter-smeared world of happy women and his ascent from the blood-soaked world of angry men"

Andhra Pradesh engineering student raped by seniors, assault filmed to blackmail her; three youths booked
India

Andhra Pradesh engineering student raped by seniors, assault filmed to blackmail her; three youths booked

Andhra Pradesh Police on Saturday arrested two former students of the NRI Engineering College in Agiripalli in Krishna district for allegedly raping their junior in college and filming the act, using it to blackmail her

Centre in favour of single tribunals to resolve inter-state water disputes, says Arjun Ram Meghwal
India

Centre in favour of single tribunals to resolve inter-state water disputes, says Arjun Ram Meghwal

Union minister Arjun Ram Meghwal said the proposed single national tribunal for settling inter-state water disputes would expedite resolutions and facilitate irrigation facilities across the country

Padmaavat: The real battle in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's epic is between passion and principle
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Padmaavat: The real battle in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's epic is between passion and principle

While Shahid Kapoor's Ratan Rawal Singh represented the morally upright Suryavansh, Ranveer Singh's Alauddin Khilji was a symbol of the passionate Chandravansh.

Andhra Pradesh, Telangana fight over Godavari, Krishna waters, but who will save the rivers?
India

Andhra Pradesh, Telangana fight over Godavari, Krishna waters, but who will save the rivers?

In modern India, political regimes of Telangana and Andhra have fought tooth and nail for the monopoly of the water source of both rivers.

Yogi Adityanath to attend Holi celebrations in Mathura next year; Radha, Krishna to descend from helicopter
India

Yogi Adityanath to attend Holi celebrations in Mathura next year; Radha, Krishna to descend from helicopter

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath would attend Holi celebrations here on February 24 next year and perform aarti after artistes dressed up as Krishna and Radha Rani descend from a helicopter.

Narendra Modi condoles death of 16 tourists in 'anguishing' Krishna river mishap in Andhra Pradesh
India

Narendra Modi condoles death of 16 tourists in 'anguishing' Krishna river mishap in Andhra Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the death of 16 tourists, who were killed in a boat capsize in Andhra Pradesh's Krishna district

Aarushi Talwar murder case: If not Rajesh and Nupur, who exactly is behind the double murder?
India

Aarushi Talwar murder case: If not Rajesh and Nupur, who exactly is behind the double murder?

Rajesh and Nupur Talwar's involvement in the crime has been oscillating from being innocents to guilty and back to being innocents over the last 9 years

Yogi Adityanath govt to hold grand Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya; Governor Ram Naik likely to attend
India

Yogi Adityanath govt to hold grand Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya; Governor Ram Naik likely to attend

This is for the first time that the state government has made announcement about holding a grand function on Diwali in Ayodhya

Yuddham Sharanam movie review: Naga Chaitanya races against time, but the film doesn’t
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Yuddham Sharanam movie review: Naga Chaitanya races against time, but the film doesn’t

Yuddham Sharanam is the kind of film where the characters race against time, but the story doesn’t.

In pre-Partition India, Muslims too celebrated Janmashtami: A look back at reverence for Krishna in works of Urdu poets
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In pre-Partition India, Muslims too celebrated Janmashtami: A look back at reverence for Krishna in works of Urdu poets

This Janmashtami, we hope that we Indians stop branding each other’s icons as Hindus or Muslims. We need to adopt good teachings from our ancestors while also developing modern thought in the process.

Madras HC refuses urgent hearing on PIL demanding release of water from Krishna river by Andhra Pradesh
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Madras HC refuses urgent hearing on PIL demanding release of water from Krishna river by Andhra Pradesh

Madras HC declined to urgently hear a petition seeking a direction to Tamil Nadu to ensure release of drinking water to Chennai.

Pandigai movie review: Director Feroz makes his debut with a well-written and packaged thriller
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Pandigai movie review: Director Feroz makes his debut with a well-written and packaged thriller

On the whole Pandigai is a smart action thriller that will keep you hooked for a racy two hours and 10 minutes of entertainment.

Drought in the Western Ghats Part 8: Water wars erupt as sources dry up in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana
India

Drought in the Western Ghats Part 8: Water wars erupt as sources dry up in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana

The last week of April and the first week of May witnessed water wars over the two major reservoirs built on the Krishna river – Srisailam and Nagarjunasagar – with both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana vying for more share even though the reservoirs were at dead storage levels.

Anti-Romeo squad row: Prashant Bhushan calls Lord Krishna 'legendary eve teaser', BJP files complaint
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Anti-Romeo squad row: Prashant Bhushan calls Lord Krishna 'legendary eve teaser', BJP files complaint

Lawyer Prashant Bhushan stirred up a firestorm on social media after weighing in on the Uttar Pradesh government's anti-Romeo squads, which are supposed to curb the harassment of women.

Meet Waswo X Waswo: The man who is photographing Udaipur, one portrait at a time
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Meet Waswo X Waswo: The man who is photographing Udaipur, one portrait at a time

Waswo X Waswo's photography portraits offer an interesting look into the life of the people of Udaipur.