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Hola Mohalla – a unique Sikh festival

Hola Mohalla – a unique Sikh festival

March 9, 2018

  Hola Mohalla is a festival celebrated by Sikhs, held annually at Takhat Sri Keshgarh Sahib Gurdwara (Sikh place of worship) in Anandpur Sahib in north Indian state of Punjab. It is usually celebrated one day after the Hindu festival, Holi that celebrates the arrival of spr...

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Le Meghalaya

Le Meghalaya

January 23, 2018

Destination encore méconnue des touristes, le Meghalaya a tout à offrir aux amoureux de la nature. Chaque année, en automne, la période de fleuraison des cerisiers offre une occasion unique de découvrir la région. Des cris de joie émanent du parc de Ward’s Lake au cœur ...

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Delhi Comic Arts Festival : Le dessin dans tous ses états !

Delhi Comic Arts Festival : Le dessin dans tous ses états !

December 7, 2017

Du 4 au 6 décembre, la première édition du Delhi Comic Arts Festival (DeCAF) a réuni artistes, professionnels et amateurs de bande-dessinée du monde entier pour exposer cet art autrement et explorer toutes les tendances autour du dessin, de l’illustration et de la BD. Exp...

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« Bonjour India » vers de nouveaux horizons

« Bonjour India » vers de nouveaux horizons

November 11, 2017

La troisième édition de « Bonjour India », avec ses 300 événements à travers l’Inde, sera placée sous le signe de l’innovation. Célébrant la coopération franco-indienne, elle veut aller encore plus loin cette année. « Innovation, créativité et partenariat ...

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MoT organises Bharat Parv at Delhi’s Red Fort

MoT organises Bharat Parv at Delhi’s Red Fort

January 25, 2017

As a part of the Republic Day celebrations, the ‘Bharat Parv’ event is being organised by the Government of India at the Red Fort, New Delhi from January 26 to 31. The rich cultural and ethnic heritage of India, including cuisine and handicrafts from across the country, is be...

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Madhya Pradesh hosts second Jal Mahotsav

Madhya Pradesh hosts second Jal Mahotsav

December 20, 2016

To boost the footfall of both inbound and outbound tourists in the state, the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board has yet again organised the Jal Mahotsav (water festival), amidst the gleaming waves of Narmada River in Hanuwantiya; but this time, it is bigger and better.

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Destination wedding a new trend in India

Destination wedding a new trend in India

December 13, 2016

Among all the places in India, Jaipur in Rajasthan, with its royal culture, has emerged as a preferred destination for a developing trend: destination wedding. The city offers a combination of festive ideas and venue choices in form of resorts like Heiwa Heaven.

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Schools and construction sites come to a standstill in New Delhi

Schools and construction sites come to a standstill in New Delhi

November 8, 2016

New Delhi is choking in its worst smog in 17 years as the little remaining clean air in the city has also waved a goodbye after the not so eco-friendly festive celebrations and the illegal crop burning in Delhi National Capital Region (NCR), leading to a temporary closure of educ...

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Diwali leaves Delhi engulfed in severe pollution and smog

Diwali leaves Delhi engulfed in severe pollution and smog

November 3, 2016

With Diwali, it seems New Delhi's little remaining clean air has also waved goodbye this year. The level of pollution in the city, post-Diwali, has been the worst in five years with a huge increase in concentration levels of Fine Particulate Matter (PM 2.5)

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A glimpse of the festival of lights in New Delhi

A glimpse of the festival of lights in New Delhi

November 1, 2016

People in New Delhi celebrated Diwali, or Deepavali as it is popularly known in India, with an infectious enthusiasm and energy. Diwali is a Hindu festival celebrated every year in autumn across the nation. Spiritually, it signifies the victory of light over darkness and of good ...

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Diwali festivities illuminate India

Diwali festivities illuminate India

October 29, 2016

As India prepares to celebrate Diwali, the biggest and the brightest festival in the country, this Sunday, many people abroad also follow the trend. As the festivities have already begun, here is why the festival is considered auspicious and the most important.

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Coca-Cola sales down in India

Coca-Cola sales down in India

October 28, 2016

Even after the summers were harsh and long in India, Coca-Cola experienced a downfall in sales of fizzy soft drinks as people in India switch to healthier alternatives.

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