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Pongal Festival Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Pongal Festival Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Pongal Festival Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: Pongal is one of the most popular harvest festival of South India, mainly Tamil Nadu. Pongal falls in the mid-January every year and marks the auspicious beginning of Uttarayan – sun’s journey northwards. Pongal festival lasts for four days. Celebrations include drawing of Kolam, swinging & cooking of delicious Pongal. Pongal Festival Images for …

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Road Safety Week

Road Safety Week

Road safety week is celebrated with the great joy and enthusiasm every year in India at many places such as Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Baroda, Vadodara, Pune, Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad, Chandigarh and etc. People are encouraged about how to drive on road by organizing variety of programmes related to the road safety. During the whole week celebration of this campaign, …

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Cricket Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Cricket Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Cricket Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch with a wicket (a set of three wooden stumps) sited at each end. One team, designated the batting team, attempts to score as many runs as possible, whilst their …

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Karnataka Weird News: Bengaluru Uber Rider Creates A Record Of 3135 Rides In 2016

Karnataka Weird News: Bengaluru Uber Rider Creates A Record Of 3135 Rides In 2016

A rider in Bengaluru took 3,135 Uber rides — about eight trips a day — making it the highest number of trips taken by a single rider globally in 2016, the online cab service provider revealed on Thursday. For Uber, India became the largest market outside of the US and accounts for 12 percent of all Uber trips globally. “When …

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Typhoon / Cyclone / Hurricane Images

Typhoon / Cyclone / Hurricane Images

Typhoon / Cyclone / Hurricane Images: Hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons are all the same weather phenomenon; we just use different names for these storms in different places. In the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific, the term “hurricane” is used. The same type of disturbance in the Northwest Pacific is called a “typhoon” and “cyclones” occur in the South Pacific and Indian Ocean.

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Jayalalithaa: A shy actress who became Queen of Tamil Nadu

Jayalalithaa: A shy actress who became Queen of Tamil Nadu

She was a shy girl when she first stepped into the movie world. Decades later, by when she was one of the most popular actors in Tamil, Jayalalithaa became a colossus in Tamil Nadu’s politics, one who dreamed of playing a larger national role too. Jayalalithaa, who died on Monday night after a 74-day battle for life, was a politician …

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Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa dies in Chennai after 74 days of hospitalisation

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa dies in Chennai after 74 days of hospitalisation

Six-time Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, a 1960s screen idol who became one of India’s most powerful politicians, died in a Chennai hospital on Tuesday. She was 68. She was readmitted to the critical care unit (CCU) of Apollo Hospital as she suffered a cardiac arrest on Sunday evening shortly after the party announced that she had been given …

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Indian Weird News: Chennai Bankers try to launder Rs 25 lakh, arrested

Indian Weird News: Chennai Bankers try to launder Rs 25 lakh, arrested

A gang of bankers detained for allegedly trying to launder Rs 25 lakh in view of the ongoing demonetisation drive was arrested by the city police on Sunday.The arrested have been identified as Lokeshwara Rao and J Elangovan, the manager and cashier of State Bank of Mysore, Shastri Nagar branch, Axis Bank Nanganallur branch assistant manager Mukesh, Velachery branch assistant manager Manikandan …

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India – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

India – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: Federal republic Capital: Delhi Location: On the Indian subcontinent, between the Himalayas in the north and the Indian Ocean in the south. India has borders with Pakistan in the West, China, Nepal and Bhutan in the north, and Bangladesh and Burma in the east. India also includes the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in the Bay of Bengal, …

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Over a million migrants return to Bihar for Chhath

Over a million migrants return to Bihar for Chhath

Bihar is witnessing the return of its natives in droves. A million migrants are back at their villages and towns over the past week or so to celebrate Chhath festival, the biggest community celebration, along with their families and relatives. According to a conservative estimate, over one million Bihar migrants working across the country as well as abroad have returned …

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