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Sushant Singh Rajput to Deepika Padukone: Check out the complete list of Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2021 winners

The winners of Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2021 were announced recently. Check out the complete list of winners from the Bollywood film industry.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Happy Bhogi: A look at how people celebrate the beginning of harvest festival in Tamil Nadu

With full enthusiasm and fervour, people celebrated Bhogi across the state marking the beginning of Pongal festival. Here is a look at how people marked the beginning of the harvest festival.

published on : 14th January 2020

IN PICS | The faithful throng Annai Vailankanni church in Chennai for Mother Mary's annual fest

Lakhs of faithful visit the Annai Vailankanni shrine in Besant Nagar during its annual festival from 29 August to 8 September. Motorists and pedestrians had a harrowing time due to the crowds. The visitors also complained of poor facilities like scarce drinking water and few functional toilets.

published on : 30th August 2019

Paraguayans don fancy bird-feathered costumes in homage to this saint, here is why 

Hundreds of Catholic parishioners in Paraguay donned bird-like costumes and paraded down the streets this week to honor a 16th century saint said to possess miraculous powers.

published on : 26th July 2019

72nd Cannes film festival see Hollywood A-listers in attendance 

The international film festival- Festival de Cannes is one of the world's most publicised events. The event is scheduled to take place from 14 to 25 May 2019. 

published on : 15th May 2019

IN PHOTOS | This Italian village parades live snakes to celebrate Saint Dominic

Have you heard of a patron saint who is remembered annually through a unique celebration involving a parade of live snakes? Yes, you heard that right. Click to view photos!

published on : 3rd May 2019

Hornbill Festival, the most cherished festival of Nagaland

The colourful and most cherished festival of Nagaland - Hornbill Festival, kick starts on 1st December every year and gives people a chance to understand the state and its various tribes better.

published on : 5th December 2018

Devotees offer prayers to the 'Sun God' during the Chhath festival

Chhath festival, also known as Surya Puja, is observed in parts of India and Nepal in order to thank Sun for sustaining life on earth.

published on : 14th November 2018

Glimpses of the opening of MAMI Film Festival 2018

The Mumbai Academy of the Moving Image hosts its 20th Annual Film Festival this year.

published on : 26th October 2018

Mysuru Dasara 2018: A royal festivity

The Mysuru Dasara festival that was inaugurated on October 10 by Infosys Foundation chairperson and writer Sudha Murty atop Chamundi Hills has brought lakhs of people to the city.

published on : 22nd October 2018

SEE PICTURES |  Navaratri fervour grips cities, revellers groove to Garba tunes

Navaratri is a star-studded nine-day celebration that brings people together for evenings full of Garba, Dandiya, live music band, and delicious food.

published on : 15th October 2018

Activists hope to stop animal sacrifice during Nepal's biggest festival

Animal-rights campaigners are hoping this year's festival season in Nepal will be a little less bloody.

published on : 13th October 2018

On final day of Ganesha festival, devotees across India bid farewell to the God

Devotees across the nation said goodbye to Lord Ganesh on the last day of the 11-day long Ganesh Chaturthi festival. Here are the photos of processions and various beautifully sculptured Ganesh idols from various parts of India.

published on : 24th September 2018

IN PICTURES | Oktoberfest 2018: The world's largest beer festival

The 183rd Oktoberfest, taking place in Munich, was first held in 1810 in honour of the Bavarian crown prince Ludwig’s marriage to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen. It is expected to attract more than 6 million visitors.

published on : 22nd September 2018

Watch action, horror thrillers in 'Midnight Madness' lineup of 2018 Toronto International Film Festival

The 2018 Toronto International Film Festival will screen action-packed movies at 11.59pm every day with a lineup which include films like 'The Predator', 'Halloween', 'The Man Who Feels No Pain' and so on.

published on : 10th September 2018
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