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Unique places to visit during winter holidays

Winter, a beautiful time of the year, is upon us and if you are planning some great travel adventure for the festive season that is away from costlier hotels or generalized getaways, check out these unique places to visit during winter holidays

Unique places to visit during winter holidays (Martin Lopez)
Unique places to visit during winter holidays (Martin Lopez)
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 04:23 PM IST

Nagaland kickstarts 10-day-long Hornbill Festival

All the tribes of Nagaland take part in the Hornbill Festival, named after the hornbill bird which is present in their folklore. People can enjoy Naga food, songs, dances and customs during the festival which gathers domestic and foreign tourists

Tribal people dressed up in traditional attires take part in a procession on the first day of the Hornbill Festival, at Kisama Village, on the outskirts of Kohima (ANI Photo/Hafiz Ahmed)
Tribal people dressed up in traditional attires take part in a procession on the first day of the Hornbill Festival, at Kisama Village, on the outskirts of Kohima (ANI Photo/Hafiz Ahmed)
Updated on Dec 02, 2022 08:57 AM IST

J&K's Bandipora hosts the first-ever Tribal Winter Festival

A first-of-its-kind Tribal Winter Festival was held in the Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir on November 30.

J&K's Bandipora hosts the first-ever tribal winter festival (representative image)(HT Gallery)
J&K's Bandipora hosts the first-ever tribal winter festival (representative image)(HT Gallery)
Updated on Dec 01, 2022 03:58 PM IST

Black Friday 2022: 5 activities to enjoy on Black Friday if you are not shopping

From family camping to movie night, here are some fun and exciting activities to enjoy on Black Friday if you are not shopping.

On Black Friday, millions of people will wake up early and hit the stores for a day of shopping and spending.(freepik)
On Black Friday, millions of people will wake up early and hit the stores for a day of shopping and spending.(freepik)
Published on Nov 25, 2022 03:27 PM IST

Black Friday 2022: Why is it called Black Friday? Date, history and significance

Black Friday 2022: Black Friday is right around the corner. Here's all you need to know about this day's history, significance, date and meaning.

A Black Friday sale sign is seen at a shopping mall in the US. (REUTERS)
A Black Friday sale sign is seen at a shopping mall in the US. (REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 25, 2022 09:07 AM IST

Thanksgiving 2022: 3 easy Thanksgiving activities you can plan with your kids

Check out these exciting and enjoyable activities you can plan to celebrate Thanksgiving with your children.

Thanksgiving 2022: 3 easy Thanksgiving activities you can plan with your kids(Unsplash)
Thanksgiving 2022: 3 easy Thanksgiving activities you can plan with your kids(Unsplash)
Published on Nov 23, 2022 01:34 PM IST

Happy Thanksgiving 2022: Best wishes, images, messages, greetings and quotes

Happy Thanksgiving 2022: Thanksgiving falls on Thursday, November 24. It is a national holiday celebrated in the United States of America. Celebrate the day by sending these best wishes, messages, images, greetings and more to family and friends.

Celebrate Thanksgiving 2022 with best wishes, images, messages and heartwarming quotes. (HT Photo)
Celebrate Thanksgiving 2022 with best wishes, images, messages and heartwarming quotes. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 24, 2022 06:31 PM IST

Thanksgiving 2022: 5 reasons to be grateful for this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2022: Thanksgiving is a time to gather with your family and friends. This year, it falls on November 24. If you are marking this day or not, it is always good to show gratitude for all the blessings in your life. Here are five reasons to be grateful for this Thanksgiving.

Read some reason you should be thankful for this Thanksgiving. (Pexels)
Read some reason you should be thankful for this Thanksgiving. (Pexels)
Updated on Nov 24, 2022 09:37 AM IST

As Shillong turns pink with cherry blossoms, netizens share stunning pictures

Shillong's famous cherry blossom festival is about to begin. Many netizens have shared photos of the flowers in full bloom.

Cherry blossoms in full bloom.(AFP)
Cherry blossoms in full bloom.(AFP)
Published on Nov 18, 2022 03:00 PM IST

Happy International Men's Day: Best wishes, images, messages and greetings

International Men's Day 2022: The world is marking International Men's Day on November 19. The day honours and celebrates all the men in our lives. Here are some wishes, images, messages, quotes and greetings to share with the special men in your life on Facebook and WhatsApp.

Celebrate International Men's Day 2022 with these wishes, images, messages, and greetings. (HT Photo)
Celebrate International Men's Day 2022 with these wishes, images, messages, and greetings. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 19, 2022 07:12 AM IST

International Men’s Day 2022: Date, history, significance, celebration, theme

International Men’s Day 2022: Here's all you need to know to about the date, history, significance, celebration and theme of Men’s Day this year

International Men’s Day 2022: Date, history, significance, celebration, theme (Twitter/Anita_Jeon24)
International Men’s Day 2022: Date, history, significance, celebration, theme (Twitter/Anita_Jeon24)
Updated on Nov 17, 2022 04:34 PM IST

Happy Children's Day: Best wishes, images, quotes, WhatsApp messages, greetings

Happy Children's Day WhatsApp Messages, Wishes, Status, Images, Quotes, Messages: Children's Day is celebrated on November 14. It marks the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. Check out images, best wishes, WhatsApp messages, quotes and more inside.

Children's Day is celebrated annually on November 14. (HT Photo)
Children's Day is celebrated annually on November 14. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 14, 2022 08:18 AM IST

Bihar's month-long Sonepur Mela to host artists of dance, music, other folk form

The Sonepur mela is organized at the confluence of two mighty rivers, the Ganga and Gandak in Bihar. Popular since ancient eras for the trading of livestock, this month-long event takes place on the auspicious occasion of Kartik Purnima in the month of November.

Bihar's month-long Sonepur Mela to host hundreds of artists from dance, music, traditional folk forms (Twitter/MadhurendraArt)
Bihar's month-long Sonepur Mela to host hundreds of artists from dance, music, traditional folk forms (Twitter/MadhurendraArt)
Updated on Nov 11, 2022 01:32 PM IST

Palestinian film festival cultivates cinema culture with stories of resilience

Palestinian film festival, now in its ninth year, was organised by Film Lab: Palestine and cultivates cinema culture and supports Palestinian filmmakers. It launched on Nov. 1 with 2023 Oscar-nominated ‘Mediterranean Fever’, a drama by Maha Haj from Nazareth exploring mental health and masculinity.

Palestinian film festival cultivates cinema culture with stories of resilience (Twitter/Palfilmfestival)
Palestinian film festival cultivates cinema culture with stories of resilience (Twitter/Palfilmfestival)
Updated on Nov 11, 2022 01:13 PM IST

Happy Singles' Day 2022: Best wishes, images, funny messages, greetings, quotes

Happy Singles' Day 2022: Singles' Day is celebrated on November 11. Originating from China, it is a mockery of traditional couple-centric festivals and people who are in a relationship. If you and your friends are marking the day, here are some wishes, messages, quotes and images to share with them.

Celebrate Singles' Day with these best wishes, images, funny messages and quotes. (HT Photo)
Celebrate Singles' Day with these best wishes, images, funny messages and quotes. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 11, 2022 01:05 PM IST

Chandra Grahan 2022: Sutak kaal time, dos and don'ts in last total lunar eclipse

As the Earth, moon and sun align to produce a total lunar eclipse for the last time until 2025, here are some do's and don'ts to follow during the sutak kaal time of Chandra Grahan 2022 as it is regarded as an inauspicious period by Hindus.

Chandra Grahan 2022: Sutak kaal time, dos and don'ts during world's last total lunar eclipse until 2025 (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Chandra Grahan 2022: Sutak kaal time, dos and don'ts during world's last total lunar eclipse until 2025 (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
Updated on Nov 08, 2022 09:05 AM IST

Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: SMS, WhatsApp messages, quotes, Facebook status

Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: Check out this collection of best wishes SMS, WhatsApp messages, quotes, Facebook status to wish your family and friends on Guru Nanak Gurpurab, also known as Guru Nanak Jayanti or Guru Nanak ji’s Prakash Utsav

Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: Best Gurpurab wishes, SMS, WhatsApp messages, quotes, Facebook status to wish family and friends (Twitter/6ty8Fashion)
Happy Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: Best Gurpurab wishes, SMS, WhatsApp messages, quotes, Facebook status to wish family and friends (Twitter/6ty8Fashion)
Updated on Nov 08, 2022 08:05 AM IST

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: When is Gurpurab? Know date, significance and history

Guru Nanak Jayanti 2022: The sacred festival of Guru Nanak Jayanti is right around the corner. It marks the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Find out when is Guru Nanak Jayanti, the festival's history, significance and more inside.

The sacred festival of Guru Nanak Jayanti marks the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. (HT Photo)
The sacred festival of Guru Nanak Jayanti marks the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 08, 2022 08:04 AM IST

Lunar Eclipse November 2022: Find out Chandra Grahan timings in cities in India

Lunar Eclipse on November 8: The total Lunar Eclipse is on November 8, 2022. It will be the last Eclipse of 2022. Find the exact Eclipse timings in all the major Indian cities, including Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, and more.

The last total Lunar Eclipse of 2022 is on November 8. (AFP File Photo)
The last total Lunar Eclipse of 2022 is on November 8. (AFP File Photo)
Updated on Nov 08, 2022 08:11 AM IST

Dev Deepawali 2022: When is Dev Diwali? Date, history, significance, celebration

Dev Deepawali 2022: Dev Deepawali marks Lord Shiva's victory over the demon Tripurasura. This year, Kartik Purnima falls on the day of the Lunar Eclipse. Find the date, history, significance, celebrations and effect of the Lunar Eclipse on Dev Deepawali inside.

Dev Deepawali is celebrated annually in the holy city of Varanasi with much pomp. (Twitter/@DharmarthKarya)
Dev Deepawali is celebrated annually in the holy city of Varanasi with much pomp. (Twitter/@DharmarthKarya)
Updated on Nov 05, 2022 06:19 PM IST

Lunar Eclipse on November 8: Find Indian cities witnessing last eclipse of 2022

Lunar Eclipse November 2022: A few weeks after a partial Solar Eclipse, India and a few other places will witness the total Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan on November 8. Find out which Indian cities will observe the last Eclipse of 2022 and the stages of Chandra Grahan in India.

The last total Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan of 2022 will occur on November 8. (Kazuhiro Nogi / AFP)
The last total Lunar Eclipse or Chandra Grahan of 2022 will occur on November 8. (Kazuhiro Nogi / AFP)
Updated on Nov 08, 2022 08:09 AM IST

Fashion tips on buying silhouettes for the festive or bridal season

This year, we are all about distinctive silhouettes and statement outfits that make you look and feel like the belle of the ball with a unique-to-you festive fit and with the wedding season also in full spring, here's what to look out for while buying silhouettes

Fashion tips on buying silhouettes for the festive or bridal season (SAN Wedding)
Fashion tips on buying silhouettes for the festive or bridal season (SAN Wedding)
Updated on Nov 02, 2022 08:24 PM IST

Post-Diwali haircare tips: Here's how to rejuvenate and nourish your hair deeply

Even after Diwali, there are residue pollutants in the air which will continue affecting your hair and exposure to these pollutants can lead to ‘Sensitive Scalp Syndrome’. Here are some tips for nurturing your hair back after the festival

Post-Diwali haircare tips: Here's how to rejuvenate and nourish your hair deeply and restore its health (cottonbro)
Post-Diwali haircare tips: Here's how to rejuvenate and nourish your hair deeply and restore its health (cottonbro)
Updated on Nov 01, 2022 06:48 PM IST

Chhath Puja 2022: Usha Arghya or Parana Din date, sunrise time, rituals and more

Chathh Puja 2022 Day 4: The last day or the fourth day of Chhath Puja is known as Usha Arghya or Parana Din. On this day, devotees break the difficult 36-hour-long fast of the Chhath Mahaparv. Find out the date, sunrise time, rituals and more about Usha Arghya in this article.

The fourth and the last day of the auspicious Chhath Puja is called Usha Arghya. (AFP)
The fourth and the last day of the auspicious Chhath Puja is called Usha Arghya. (AFP)
Updated on Oct 31, 2022 07:09 AM IST

Halloween 2022: 5 most haunted places in India

Halloween 2022: From deserted forts to spooky beaches, here are India's top five most haunted places that will give you all Halloween vibes.

Halloween 2022: 5 most haunted places in India (pixabay)
Halloween 2022: 5 most haunted places in India (pixabay)
Published on Oct 30, 2022 06:06 PM IST

Halloween 2022: Date, history and all that you need to know

Halloween 2022: From the history to how Halloween got its spooky connotations, know all about the festival here.

Halloween 2022: Date, history and all that you need to know(Unsplash)
Halloween 2022: Date, history and all that you need to know(Unsplash)
Published on Oct 30, 2022 03:00 PM IST

Happy Halloween 2022: Best wishes, images, messages, greetings and quotes

Halloween 2022: Halloween is marked on October 31 every year. Here are some wishes, images, messages and greetings to celebrate the spookiest night with your friends and family.

Send these Halloween wishes to celebrate the spookiest day of the year. (HT Photo)
Send these Halloween wishes to celebrate the spookiest day of the year. (HT Photo)
Updated on Oct 31, 2022 02:23 PM IST

Halloween 2022: 5 decor ideas to add a spooky vibe to your house

The scariest season of the year is here. Turn your home-sweet home into the ultimate house of horrors with these creative and spooky decor ideas.

Halloween 2022: 5 decor ideas to add a spooky vibe to your house (istockphoto)
Halloween 2022: 5 decor ideas to add a spooky vibe to your house (istockphoto)
Published on Oct 29, 2022 02:09 PM IST

Halloween 2022: Interesting facts about trick or treating

Halloween 2022: From being fined for taking part in trick or treating to how this practice almost stopped during the World War II, here are a few mind-boggling facts about the famous Halloween ritual.

Halloween 2022: Interesting facts about trick or treating(Unsplash)
Halloween 2022: Interesting facts about trick or treating(Unsplash)
Published on Oct 29, 2022 01:33 PM IST

7 heart health tips to prevent cardiovascular diseases this festive season

During the festive season we need to be extra careful of our heart health. Here are 7 ways in which we can achieve mastery over our heart habits and prevent cardiovascular diseases this festive season

7 heart health tips to prevent cardiovascular diseases this festive season (Image by Cristian Ferronato from Pixabay )
7 heart health tips to prevent cardiovascular diseases this festive season (Image by Cristian Ferronato from Pixabay )
Updated on Oct 29, 2022 11:20 AM IST
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