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Mir Mosharraf Hossain's epic Bengali novel on battle of Karbala now in English

The plot in Hossain's "Bishad Sindhu" is dramatic, has a mythical undertone to it, and deeds of heroism and supernatural occurrences render an epic flavour to its narrative.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Tension prevails in Bihar's Vaishali after shootout during Muharram procession kills one, leaves another hurt

'Three people were arrested and raids are on to nab the others. Police forces have been deployed in sensitive areas to maintain peace,' said Vaishali SP Manavjeet Singh Dhillon.

published on : 21st September 2018

Muharram observed in Kolkata amid tight security

The devotees, carrying tazias, black flags and traditional arms, were seen beating their chests in a ceremonial mourning across the metropolis.

published on : 21st September 2018

Restrictions to prevent Muharram procession in Srinagar

The restrictions were imposed in Rainawari, Nowhatta, Khanyar, M.R.Gunj and Safa Kadal in the old city area while partial restrictions were put in the uptown Kothibagh area.

published on : 21st September 2018

Security beefed up ahead of Muharram in Kolkata, traffic to be diverted

A senior officer of state police said precautionary measures have been taken in connection with the Muharram procession.

published on : 20th September 2018

Muslim clerics, leaders call for unarmed Muharram processions in Kolkata

Trinamool Congress MP Idris Ali too has appealed to the people to refrain from carrying arms in Muharram processions.

published on : 20th September 2018

Maharashtra: Muharram sawari, Ganesh idol installed under one roof 

Prayers are being held uninterruptedly by both the Hindu and Muslim communities at the same venue at Vidul village in Yavatmal's Umarkhed tehsil.

published on : 18th September 2018

Hyderabad’s heavyweight Rajini participates in Muharram rehearsal

Superstar Rajinikanth’s popularity spreads pan India.

published on : 16th September 2018

Vinayaka chaturthi: Maharashtra all set to welcome Lord Ganesha on Thursday

Immersion of Ganesha idols will be taken up in phases and the grand send-off would be on September 23.

published on : 12th September 2018

Rs 29 lakh released for ashoorkhanas facelift ahead of Muharram

While 21 institutions in the city received Rs 20 lakh, one each in the 31 districts received Rs 5,000 each.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Why can’t Muharraum and Durga coincide? Calcutta High Court revokes Mamata's immersion order

Mamata Banerjee issued an order in August decreeing that Durga idol immersions have to be completed by September 30 (Dashami) as Muharram falls the next day

published on : 21st September 2017

Don’t create Hindu-Muslim distinction, Calcutta High Court tells Mamata Banerjee

The High Court told the Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government not to create distinction by disallowing Muharram and Durga Puja processions on the same day.

published on : 21st September 2017

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee urges Durga Puja, Muharram organisers to ensure communal amity

The WB Chief Minister asked the Police Superintendents of all the districts to call the organisers of Durga Puja and Muharram in all the localities for discussions and pass her message.

published on : 24th August 2017