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Millions in Mumbai to bid adieu to Lord Ganesh

Mumbai, Sep 3 (IANS) Mumbaikars geared up to bid farewell to their beloved elephant-headed god Thursday, with around 100,000 big and small Ganpati idols set to be immersed amid tight security on the final day of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival....
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Maximum city celebrates coming together of religions

By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Fasting Muslims gather for puja at a marquee set up for the Ganesh festival and Hindus delay their aarti till the evening namaz is over -- the scenes of amity and different faiths coming together in this festive season are being played out all over this bustling Indian metropolis....
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International RTI Film Festival in Delhi in October

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Aimed at highlighting the common man's struggles and the role of Right to Information (RTI) in bringing a change in his life, an International RTI Film Festival (IRFF) is being organised by a team of NGOs and civil society groups here next month....
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Rani terrific, Priyanka incredible: Toronto festival chief

By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Aug 27 (IANS) Bollywood is set to steal the limelight at the Toronto International Film Festival starting here Sep 10....
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Prayers galore in Mumbai as Ganesh festival, Ramzan start

Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) The city of Mumbai reverberated with the first 'azaan' (call for prayers) of the holy month of Ramzan and the 'aartis' welcoming the elephant-headed Lord Ganesh as the 10-day Ganpati festival began here Sunday....
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Brothers, sisters celebrate the bond of love on Rakhi

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) Sisters tied colourful rakhis on the wrists of their brothers, prayed for their long life, and got some beautiful gifts and money in return as the festival of Raksha Bandhan, marking the bond of love between siblings, was celebrated Wednesday. ...
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Kasab wants someone to tie him a rakhi

Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab - accused in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks - expressed a desire for somebody to tie him a 'rakhi' on the occasion of the Indian festival of Raksha Bandhan Wednesday, his lawyer said. ...
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Two Bollywood films to be premiered at Toronto film fest

Toronto, July 31 (IANS) Yash Raj Films' "Dil Bole Hadippa" and Ashutosh Gowariker's "What's Your Rashee?" will have their world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) here in September, organisers have announced. ...
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Healthy food, hearty laugh: Supper theatre in Bangalore

By Maitreyee Boruah-- Bangalore, July 29 (IANS) How about some rib-tickling theatre and delectable dishes thereafter? Come August and that's what many Bangaloreans will do every weekend for six months. ...
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