- Neetu Kapoor posted a song from the 1979 film Sargam, featuring late Rishi Kapoor, to wish fans on Ram Navami. Watch.
Updated on Apr 21, 2021 07:17 PM IST
- Ram Navami 2021: Here’s all you need to know about the date, history, significance and celebration of the birth of Ram in India
Updated on Apr 21, 2021 09:41 AM IST
The Prime Minister asked the people of the country to adhere to appropriate coronavirus disease (Covid-19) protocol in their effort to fight the spread of the deadly virus.
Published on Apr 21, 2021 09:32 AM IST
Twinkle Khanna’s most sassy comments: Why she didn’t change her name to Kumar to her thoughts on mom’s cooking
As Twinkle Khanna turns 47 on Tuesday, we bring back some of her wittiest comments about her husband Akshay Kumar, mother Dimple Kapadia, her life as an actor and more.
Updated on Dec 29, 2020 12:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
Unfortunate that MCDs not paying salaries even during festival time,say AAP; release funds, counters BJP
Addressing a media briefing, senior AAP leader in charge of municipal affairs Durgesh Pathak raised the issue of non-payment of salaries to workers, doctors, and nurses at civic-body-run hospitals.
Updated on Oct 25, 2020 12:09 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
People thronged vegetable markets in Kolkata and the districts, with very few keeping distance from the next person. Village fairs were organised in Purulia, Bankura and Cooch Behar districts. In Kurseong, however, the traditional Ram Navami fair was not held.
Updated on Apr 03, 2020 12:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Tanmay Chatterjee
A host of TV and Bollywood stars including Rashami Desai, Anupam Kher, Raveena Tandon, Kangana Ranaut and Shilpa Shetty, among others, wished fans on the occasion of Ram Navami.
Updated on Apr 02, 2020 02:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Ram Navami, celebrated to commemorate the birth of Lord Rama, falls on April 2 this year. Send these wishes, quotes and greetings on WhatsApp, SMS or Facebook messenger to your loved ones on this auspicious day.
Updated on Apr 02, 2020 07:41 AM IST
The annual festival is scheduled to start from March 25, the first day of the nine-day Hindu festival Navratra, and will continue till April 2.
Updated on Mar 18, 2020 03:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Pawan Dixit
According to Kameshwar Chaupal, a member of the trust, the construction could begin on any auspicious day around Akshay Tritiya falling on April 25.
Updated on Feb 22, 2020 05:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | By Kenneth John
At present, new sets of clothes are given to deity by the receiver (authorised person) only on the occasion of Ram Navami and the practice is being followed for the last 27 years.
Updated on Aug 26, 2019 10:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Pawan Dixit, Lucknow
As a child, I often visited the Rajputana Rifles Regimental Centre in Delhi. It has a little masjid frequented by Hindu soldiers on Eid. On Janmashtami or Ram Navami, you’ll find the regimental maulvi and many Muslim soldiers in its temple. How long will that continue if RSS influence spreads through the Raj Rif?
Updated on Aug 04, 2019 07:25 PM IST
By Karan Thapar
“What I feel is slogans like Jai Sri Ram are used as pretexts to beat up people,” Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen on Friday said.
Updated on Jul 06, 2019 02:37 PM IST
Kolkata | By Agencies
Shilpa Shetty attended Ram Navami celebrations at Mumbai’s Iskcon temple with her family including son Viaan, sister Shamita Shetty and mother Sunanda. See pictures.
Updated on Apr 15, 2019 10:47 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Ram Navami rallies were taken out in West Midnapore, Purulia, Jhargram, Bankura, Howrah, Kolkata and in North and South 24 Parganas districts among others, officials said.
Updated on Apr 13, 2019 06:58 PM IST
Siliguri (West Bengal) | By HT Correspondent
Banerjee also took a jibe at the saffron party and said she has fielded a ‘bhumiputra’ (son of the soil) from the Darjeeling seat, unlike the BJP, which has nominated a candidate who hails from Manipur.
Updated on Apr 13, 2019 07:26 PM IST
Siliguri (WB) | By Press Trust of India
Happy Ram Navami 2019: Wishes, quotes, greetings, WhatsApp, SMS, Facebook messages, GIFs, status for your loved ones
Ram Navami, celebrated to commemorate the birth of Lord Rama, falls on April 14 this year. Send these wishes, quotes and greetings via WhatsApp, SMS or Facebook messenger to your loved ones on this auspicious day.
Updated on Apr 13, 2019 04:10 PM IST
Ram Navami is a spring Hindu festival which marks the birth of Lord Rama, the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu on the ninth day of Chaitra Navratri. The festival falls on the 14th of April this year
Updated on Apr 13, 2019 04:06 PM IST
Incidentally, Ram Navami celebration became a controversial issue in Bengal after the BJP, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and its affiliates organised processions on Ram Navami and Hanuman Jayanti in the state in 2017.
Updated on Mar 29, 2019 05:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
Chief minister Mamata Banerjee issued a note of caution for the police to be alert and resist any attempt to spread communal violence over these two festivals -- Rath Yatra and Janmashtami.
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 05:34 PM IST
Kolkata, Hindustan Times | By Sumanta Ray Chaudhuri
The death of Mondal sparked off a series of communal clashes in the two industrial towns of Raniganj and Asansol that has so far claimed at least three other lives according to official records.
Updated on Apr 02, 2018 10:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Raniganj | By Sumanta Ray Choudhuri
He was one of the 150 people arrested allegedly for rioting.
Updated on Mar 30, 2018 11:50 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Aurangabad (Bihar) | By Press Trust of India
Ram Navami communal clashes: Want peace, if you strike back I’ll leave, says Asansol imam who lost son
Maulana Imdadul Rashidi’s son was found dead after the violence that followed Ram Navami celebrations in the West Bengal town.
Updated on Mar 30, 2018 11:59 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kolkata/Midnapore | By HT Correspondents
The home affairs ministry asked the West Bengal government to send a report about the incident, the steps being taken to restore normalcy and the action taken against those involved in the violence.
Updated on Mar 28, 2018 04:15 PM IST
Agencies, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Police patrolled neighbourhoods in Purulia’s Beldi village, Raniganj town in West Burdwan district and Kankinara in North 24 Parganas, where three people lost their lives since Sunday.
Updated on Mar 27, 2018 07:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondents
The case was filed against Ghosh comes after chief minister Mamata Banerjee directed the police to take strong action against anyone found brandishing weapons at religious rallies.
Updated on Mar 26, 2018 11:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Midnapore/Kolkata | By HT Correspondents