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Makar Sankranti 2022: Know how the festival is celebrated in these three cultures

The auspicious festival of Makar Sankranti is widely celebrated across the country. However, the festival has special importance in the Maharashtrian, Gujarati and Punjabi households. Here is how they celebrate the festival.

Lifestyle Jan 11, 2022, 5:00 AM IST

Entrepreneur and photographer Gautam Kulkarni on how traveling played a major role throughout his journey-vpnEntrepreneur and photographer Gautam Kulkarni on how traveling played a major role throughout his journey-vpn

Entrepreneur and photographer Gautam Kulkarni on how traveling played a major role throughout his journey

Gautam Kulkarni's signature style is to photograph people in their natural habitats and give us a glimpse of their lives through his lens.

Lifestyle Nov 8, 2021, 6:06 PM IST

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ICMR cultures UK strain of Coronavirus; first in the world to do so

The Indian Council of Medical Research has announced that its Pune-based National Institute of virology has managed to successfully isolate and culture the UK strain of the Coronavirus from the UK arrivals.

Top Stories Jan 3, 2021, 9:07 AM IST

National Unity Day 2020: The importance and reason behind Rashtriya Ekta Diwas-ANKNational Unity Day 2020: The importance and reason behind Rashtriya Ekta Diwas-ANK

National Unity Day 2020: The importance and reason behind Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

India is a diverse country where people belong to different cultures, region, religion, caste, ethnicities and more. National Unity Day or Rashtriya Ekta Diwas holds a special mention.

India Oct 31, 2020, 4:03 PM IST

Happy Lohri 2020 Here are six things you need to know about this festival of harvestHappy Lohri 2020 Here are six things you need to know about this festival of harvest

Happy Lohri 2020: Here are six things you need to know about this­­­­­ festival of harvest

New Delhi: Lohri, which is one of the prominent festivals across India, is celebrated a night before Makar Sankranti or on January 13. Also, this festival has a deep-rooted connection with ancient cultures and traditions and is associated with the harvest of Rabi crops and is considered ideal for harvesting sugarcane crops.

Lifestyle Jan 13, 2020, 2:20 PM IST

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Bengaluru’s 8 best theatres to watch plays

Bengaluru: The city is always abuzz with activities. From traditional to modern art, the place is a melting pot that represents cultures of various forms. If you are a theatre lover, here is the list of eight theatres you should check out, especially during weekends, to watch a play and be relaxed.
 

LIFESTYLE Dec 21, 2018, 8:37 PM IST

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5 weird customs followed around the world

Have you heard of these weird customs that are still being practised?

Nov 24, 2016, 12:14 PM IST

In 8 Mourinho quotes: An impending clash of cultures at Man UIn 8 Mourinho quotes: An impending clash of cultures at Man U

In 8 Mourinho quotes: An impending clash of cultures at Man U

Six months after he was fired from his second stint as Chelsea’s manager, Jose Mourinho will return to England in the next 48 hours; this time, almost certainly, as the manager of Manchester United.

May 24, 2016, 12:41 PM IST