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Delhi’s air quality deteriorates to ‘severe’ on Diwali night

Delhi’s air quality deteriorates to ‘severe’ on Diwali night

🕔10:08, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) reached the “severe” category on Diwali night on Thursday with majority of the city’s areas seeing the index well above the 400 level, according to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

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‘JioPhone Next’ to be available from Diwali, book it at Rs 1,999

‘JioPhone Next’ to be available from Diwali, book it at Rs 1,999

🕔21:53, 29.Oct 2021

Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Telecom major Jio and Google on Friday said that their much-anticipated affordable smartphone ‘JioPhone Next’ will be available in stores from Diwali. The made-for-India smartphone, jointly designed by the two companies, will be available at an entry

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Ayodhya’s ‘Deepotsav’ will now have 9 lakh diyas

Ayodhya’s ‘Deepotsav’ will now have 9 lakh diyas

🕔13:32, 18.Oct 2021

Ayodhya, Oct 18 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has decided that nine lakh diyas (earthen lamps) would be lit in Ayodhya during ‘Deepotsav’ this year, while an additional 45 lakh ‘diyas’ would be lit in the homes of

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JioPhone Next in advanced trials, to be rolled out before Diwali

JioPhone Next in advanced trials, to be rolled out before Diwali

🕔08:50, 10.Sep 2021

Mumbai, Sep 10 Jio and Google have announced that they have made considerable progress towards launching the much-awaited JioPhone Next, the made-for-India smartphone being jointly designed by the companies. It is a first-of-its-kind device featuring an optimised operating system based on

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President greets nation on Diwali eve

President greets nation on Diwali eve

🕔07:10, 14.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 14  President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday greeted the nation on the eve of Diwali and asked his fellow citizens to make a resolve to become a ray of hope and prosperity for the poor, destitute and

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Strategic sale of PSUs to gain momentum post Diwali

Strategic sale of PSUs to gain momentum post Diwali

🕔05:25, 23.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 23  The government’s disinvestment programme is set to gather pace next month as bids for at least four to five public sector companies lined up for strategic sale get invited with the aim of completing the deal

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Gold may cross Rs 52,000 per 10 grams by Diwali

Gold may cross Rs 52,000 per 10 grams by Diwali

🕔07:16, 7.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 7  The price of gold in the spot and futures markets remained soft for the fourth consecutive day on Monday, but during the corona period the fundamentals of the precious metal are strong due to which it

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Delhi air turns ‘Hazardous’, AQI 999 at Mother Dairy

Delhi air turns ‘Hazardous’, AQI 999 at Mother Dairy

🕔10:58, 28.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 28  Air in Delhi turned “Hazardous” during Diwali on Sunday with the Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded 999 at Mother Dairy in Patparganj area. Emission from firecrackers and stubble burning in adjoining areas of National Capital

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President, PM greet nation on Diwali

President, PM greet nation on Diwali

🕔10:51, 27.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 27  President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted people on the occasion of Diwali. “Greetings and best wishes to fellow citizens on the auspicious occasion of Deepawali. Let us on this day

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Petrol, diesel prices stay unchanged on Diwali

Petrol, diesel prices stay unchanged on Diwali

🕔07:10, 8.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 8  Following five consecutive days of cuts, state-run oil marketing companies kept prices of key domestic transport fuels — petrol and diesel — unchanged on Wednesday, on the festival of Diwali. According to the Indian Oil Corp

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Indian Army, Chinese PLA celebrate Diwali in Arunachal

Indian Army, Chinese PLA celebrate Diwali in Arunachal

🕔07:00, 8.Nov 2018

Tawang, Nov 8  The Indian Army and the China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) on Wednesday held ceremonial border personnel meeting to commemorate joint celebrations of Diwali organised by the Indian Army at Bum-La, a military official said. A Ceremonial Border

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Modi to visit Kedarnath on Diwali

Modi to visit Kedarnath on Diwali

🕔10:30, 6.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 6  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Kedarnath on Diwali and offer prayers at the Kedarnath temple. Sources said Modi is also expected to review the progress of development projects including construction of main approach

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Sitharaman to celebrate Diwali with troops in Arunachal

Sitharaman to celebrate Diwali with troops in Arunachal

🕔10:29, 6.Nov 2018

Itanagar, Nov 6  Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will arrive here on Tuesday to celebrate Diwali with troops in Arunachal Pradesh’s Upper Dibang Valley district, a defence official said here. The Defence Ministry confirmed her visit in a tweet on Monday

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Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers on LoC, calls them ‘my family’

Modi celebrates Diwali with soldiers on LoC, calls them ‘my family’

🕔09:52, 20.Oct 2017

Gurez (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct 20  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday celebrated Diwali with soldiers in this idyllic valley of Jammu and Kashmir, telling them how he gets engergised by spending time with the Armed Forces which he called

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Dussehra, Diwali celebrated in British city

Dussehra, Diwali celebrated in British city

🕔09:03, 19.Oct 2015

London, Oct 19  Thousands of people of various faiths from across Manchester gathered at the city centre to celebrate the festivals of Dussehra and Diwali on Saturday, a British media report said.Over 8,000 people from across northwest England came together at

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Delhi Metro to halt services at 8 p.m. on Diwali

Delhi Metro to halt services at 8 p.m. on Diwali

🕔15:00, 21.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 21  The Delhi Metro will stop its services at 8 p.m. Thursday on account of Diwali, a statement said Tuesday. “The last metro train service Oct 23 will start at 8 p.m. from all the terminal stations

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