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Easter Images, Stock Photos

Easter Images

Easter Images, Stock Photos: The festival of Easter is important for Christians. After the crucifixion of Lord Jesus Christ, he awake on the third day and arose into heaven. Easter Day or Easter Sunday is celebrated for his awakening from the dead or resurrection. Prayers and services are offered in the Churches on this day. The date of Easter is …

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World Water Day Images

World Water Day Images

World Water Day: World Water Day is an annual event celebrated on March 22. The day focuses attention on the importance of fresh water and advocates for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. World Water Day Images for WhatsApp, Instagram & Facebook

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Tamil Nadu Offbeat News: Chennai Doctors Remove Live Cockroach From Woman’s Skull

Tamil Nadu Offbeat News: Chennai Doctors Remove Live Cockroach From Woman's Skull

In an unusual case reported from Chennai, surgeons at the Government Stanley Hospital extracted a live cockroach from the base of a woman’s skull, close to her brain. According to reports, Selvi, who is 42 years old and works as a domestic help, woke up around midnight on Tuesday at her home in Chennai’s Injambakkam locality after she experienced some …

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Magha Purnima – Hindu Festival

Magha Purnima - Hindu Festival

Magha Purnima also known as Maghi Purnima is a full moon day which falls in the month of Magh according to the Hindu calendar. This is roughly in the month of January – February as per the Gregorian calendar. It is the month in which the famous Kumbh Mela (held every 12 years) and the Magha Mela (an annual event) …

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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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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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