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...all, our Bollywood stars also tie Rakhi and shares gift with their brothers and sisters on the special occasion of Raksha Bandhan. Brother-Sister relationship which is celebrated with gaiety got a special space on celluloid. On this special day, out Bollywood...
Raksha Bandhan may go without powerIndia TodayThe much awaited Hindu festival Raksha Bandhan or Rakhi may go without power as the Northern power grid was again on the verge of tripping. According to sources in the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL), the 400 kv double circuit line ...and moreÂ Â»
...Bandhan is one of the most coveted and symbolic festivals in a year. It is the only festival in which a sister gets to celebrate her love for her brother. It is a joyous occasion which is meant to be celebrated. Of course, there will be the usual fare of rachis,...
Raksha Bandhan celebrations: Cakes without sugar, gluten take the cakeTimes of IndiaLUDHIANA: Celebrating the sweet bond between brothers and sisters does not mean indulging in high-calorie desserts and 'mithai' when loads of sugar-free fare is on offer. Keeping this Raksha Bandhan healthy are an array of sugar-free cakes. For those ...and moreÂ Â»
School students celebrate Rakshabandhan AhmedabadDaily News & AnalysisCity schools celebrated Rakshabandhan a day early on Wednesday, marked by usual fervour and gaiety that one associates with this auspicious occasion. A day prior to the festival, girls were busy selecting the best rakhis for their brothers. Thanks to ...and moreÂ Â»
...be making a total of about 2,900 trips. Expecting more than its daily share of 19 lakh commuters per day on the festival of raksha Bandhan, the Delhi Metro in a statement today said: "Delhi Metro will run over 160 extra train trips on 'Raksha Bandhan', i.e....
BoldSkyReader's Story On Raksha BandhanBoldSkyOn the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, I would like to strengthen the bond of love with my brother by dedicating this article to him. From childhood I have been always jealous of him. It's just because I felt mom love him more than me (thought it isn't ...
Vice President Greets People on RakshabandhanPress Information Bureau (press release)The Vice president of India Shri M. Hamid Ansari has extended his warm greetings and good wishes to the citizens of our country on the auspicious occasion of Rakshabandhan. In his message, he has said that Rakshabandhan signifies the protective bond ...Vice President Ansari greets nation on RakshabandhanTruthDiveall 2 news articlesÂ Â»
Healthy gifts in demand this Raksha BandhanTimes of IndiaRANCHI: Plates lavishly decorated with assorted imported fruits and chocolates seem to be the special gift this Raksha Bandhan and fruit shops across the city are wooing customers with plated decorated with colourful papers and ribbons. Buyers also ...
Jagran PostGet quirky on Raksha BandhanTimes of IndiaWith Raksha Bandhan just a day away, TOI zeroed in on the best picks for this special occasion. Gone are the days when a simple red thread embellished with pearls and beads ruled on this day. With the city buzzing with R-Day shopping, PT discovered an ...Raksha Bandhan: Quirky gifts fly off the shelvesDaily News & AnalysisRaksha Bandhan: Free bus travel for women, children in HaryanaEconomic TimesMusical, bling or cartoon rakhi - take your pick this Raksha BandhanMSN IndiaDaijiworld.comÂ -Hindustan TimesÂ -Punjab Newslineall 26 news articlesÂ Â»
Jagran PostRaksha Bandhan festival: India Post offers 6.5% discount on gold coins for 'Rakhi'Economic TimesNEW DELHI: India Post is offering a special discount of 6.5 per cent on purchase of gold coins from selected post offices in Delhi tomorrow on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan' festival. "On August 1, 2012, any customer who buys gold from identified ...India Post's golden offer for Raksha BandhanThe HinduDiscount on gold coins for Raksha BandhanindiabloomsRakhi offer: Postal department offers discount on gold coinsTimes of IndiaJagran Postall 18 news articlesÂ Â»
Raksha Bandhan: Free bus travel for women, children in HaryanaIBNLive.comRaksha Bandhan: Free bus travel for women, children in Haryana. PTI | 03:07 PM,Jul 31,2012. Â« Previous Â· Next Â». This is an automated news feed. The contents have not been selected or edited by IBNLive. IBNLive. ibn apps ...and moreÂ Â»
Rakhis go gold and silverTimes of IndiaWith Raksha Bandhan barely a few days away, sisters have been struggling to choose from a mindboggling array of rakhis from those depicting cartoon characters like Spiderman, Chhota Bheem, Pokemon and even Ra.One for their tiny brothers to gold and ...Rakhi Thali Decoration IdeasBoldSkyall 2 news articlesÂ Â»
This Raksha Bandhan women to campaign against use of pesticidesTimes of IndiaJIND: This Raksha Bandhan, a group of women from Nindana and Lalitkhera villages in Jind district will tie rakhis on photographs of insects as part of their campaign against use of pesticides in agriculture fields. "All insects are our brothers, don't ...and moreÂ Â»
Schools in city go green this Raksha BandhanHindustan TimesâThis is a step towards educating children about the importance of trees, and it fits in with the theme of love and protection that Raksha Bandhan embodies,â said Swati Popat Vats, director, Podar Jumbo Kids. Vats had conceptualised the idea last year ...
Best Media InfoCadbury launches multi media campaign to target RakshabandhanMedia NewslineCadbury Celebrations has launched a multimedia campaign to connect the brand to the Rakshabandhan festival . Web films have been specially created for Raksha Bandhan,urging brothers to express their love to their sisters through the innovative ...Cadbury Celebrations makes sisters ever so specialBest Media Infoall 2 news articlesÂ Â»
Cartoon rakhis, a rage this Raksha BandhanTimes of IndiaThere is some good news for all cartoon lovers this Raksha Bandhan as your favourite super heroes are all set to be part of this year's celebration. Confused? Don't be, with marketers launching new strategies to attract the young crowd, stylish rakhis ...
IBNLive.comRaksha Bandhan celebrations: Humble threads oust fancy rakhisTimes of IndiaCourier companies too have their hands full."We usually charge Rs 310 for a half-kg despatch to cities and Rs 350 to interior areas. However, Raksha Bandhan deliveries are charged at a flat rate of Rs 200," says Shraddha Shetty, customer executive at ...Raksha Bandhan: Musical or cartoon rakhi, take your pickIBNLive.comRaksha Bandhan Special: A city where first rakhi is for GodDaily BhaskarThe Significance Of Lumba RakhiBoldSkyDeccan ChronicleÂ -Himalayan Timesall 25 news articlesÂ Â»
The Week Ahead: Singh Meets India Inc., Rakshabandhan, Abhinav Bindra's ...Wall Street Journal (blog)2: The festival of Rakshabandhan, which celebrates the bond between brothers and sisters, will be celebrated across the country. Sisters tie a ârakhi,â a sacred thread, on brothers' wrist. Satyam Computer, Glenmark Pharma, and Oracle Financial Services ...and moreÂ Â»
Rakshabandhan special train to ease rushTimes of IndiaLUCKNOW: In order to clear extra rush of passengers during 'Raksha Bandhan', Northern Railways has decided to run one trip of special train number 04201/04202 between Lucknow and Delhi Jn. The 04201 Lucknow-Delhi Jn. Express special train will ...Rakhi special train for LucknowIndian ExpressBriefly State: Primary teacher molested, 59 schools on strikeLucknow Newslineall 9 news articlesÂ Â»
India TodayThis Rakshabandhan tie Ra.One on bros' wristTimes of IndiaA businessman of Chowk area, Kadir, who is into the wholesale business of providing various items used during Raksha Bandhan, says, "Earlier it was simple designer Rakhis, which has been replaced by new designs of Gujarat and Maharashtra after which ...Musical or cartoon rakhi- take your pick this Raksha BandhanIndia Todayall 8 news articlesÂ Â»
Techtree.comRaksha Bandhan 2012: Part I â Gift Ideas For Your SisterTechtree.comThe Hindu festive season is just around the corner, which starts with Raksha Bandhan. This is generally considered the beginning of the holiday season as far as the Hindu calendar is concerned, and ends with Diwali, somewhere by mid-November. Whether ...
Raksha Bandhan celebrations: Students prepare rakhis for soldiersTimes of IndiaRaksha Bandhan celebrations: Students prepare rakhis for soldiers. The writer has posted comments on this article TNN | Jul 26, 2012, 02.59PM IST. Article Â· Comments. Post a comment. Email this article ...
...Bandhan (meaning bond of protection) is a famous Indian Festival observed in Northern States. Popularly referred to as Rakhi Purnima, this festival is of importance for sisters and brothers. As in the case of all Indian festivals, Raksha Bandhan festival has...
India TodayRaksha Bandhan: A festival of peaceful co-existenceIndia TodayTweet. Celebrated every year on the full moon day of the month of Shravan (August), Raksha Bandhan the festival of love between brothers and sisters will be observed this year on August 2. The basic significance of Raksha Bandhan is to strengthen the ...
Apun Ka ChoiceKaran Johar to release 'Student Of The Year' trailer on Raksha BandhanApun Ka ChoiceAfter My Name Is Khan, Karan Johar has turned to direction with the film Student Of The Year, the first trailer of which will be out on Raksha Bandhan. The trailer of Karan Johar's much-awaited directorial venture Student Of The Year will release on ...Student Of The Year trailer out on Raksha BandhanHindustan Times'Student Of The Year' trailer to release on Raksha BandhanBollywood LifeKaran Johar's STUDENT OF THE YEAR trailer to release on RakhiGlamShamall 20 news articlesÂ Â»
iDiva.comRaksha Bandhan Spl: Handmade (DIY) Rakhis for Your BrotheriDiva.comThis Raksha Bandhan, we at iDiva decided to help you show a little love to your dearest brother with a handmade rakhi. That's why we got two very talented sisters to share two super easy DIY (Do-It-Yourself) rakhis with us. But before we do that, here ...
fnbnews.comPatchi launches Rakshabandhan Collection comprising decorated plattersfnbnews.comPatchi launches Rakshabandhan Collection comprising decorated platters. Tuesday, July 24, 2012 08:00 IST Our Bureau, New Delhi Patchi, the luxury chocolates brand, has launched its Rakshabandhan Collection, which comprises decorated Rakhi platters.
Railway comes up with special rakhi envelopesTimes of IndiaDirector, postal services, Allahabad Region, Krishna Kumar Yadav said since Rakshabandhan is celebrated during monsoon season, when the weather is very humid, and paper envelopes get moist, these specially designed rakhi envelopes offer a better ...and moreÂ Â»
Naag Panchami is Raksha Bandhan for for KannadigasTimes of IndiaCHANDIGARH: Uma Shubh Kumar is all set to make "pooran poli" before she ties rakhi to her brother. Naag Panchami for her is Raksha Bandhan as is for the other 250 families of Karnataka settled in the city. Away from her native place, Gauri Jambagi ...
India TodayRaksha Bandhan: Sisters eagerly wait for gifts from brothersIndia TodayBesides Hindus, Sikhs also celebrate Raksha Bandhan in India and abroad as they have migrated to different parts of the world in large numbers. Special events with fun-filled activities and bazaars are organised to observe the day not only in India but ...
India TodayRaksha Bandhan: Festival of love between brothers and sistersIndia TodayObserved to pay homage to unconditional bond between brothers and sisters, Raksha Bandhan, is celebrated every year on the full moon day of the month of Shravan (August). This year, the festival will be celebrated on August 2. On this day, a sister ...
CIOLRaksha BandhanTimes of IndiaThe festivity of Raksha Bandhan has religious fervour and can be traced in the Indian mythology and history. Interesting instances pertaining to the celebration of Raksha Bandhan can also be found in ancient manuscripts. The celebration of this ...Tie a digital Rakhi this Raksha BandhanCIOLall 4 news articlesÂ Â»
Making rakhis is family business in VadodaraTimes of IndiaVADODARA: When sisters tie rakhis to brothers on Raksha Bandhan day, few would realize that the sacred bands used on the day is the result of hard work done throughout the year. Artisans work to make rakhis almost throughout the year to satisfy the ...
...Secretary, Hindu Swayamsewak Sangh. As part of Raksha Bandhan 2012 celebrations, there will be a 3-hour cultural programme. Raksha Bandhan celebrations by the HOTA forum have always provided an excellent opportunity for talented practitioners of classical,...
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Raksha Bandhan: Rakhi Bazar organized ahead of the occasionTimes of IndiaThe special gold/silver plated Rakhi, thread Rakhi, fragrance Rakhi hogged the limelight at the expo. Though Raksha Bandhan is still a fortnight to go but the enthusiasm was commendable. Raksha Bandhan is falling on August 2 this year but the people ...Online Rakhi Store Updates Inventory with Fresh & Unique Rakhi GiftsMelodika.net (press release)all 4 news articlesÂ Â»
Jagran PostRaksha Bandhan: Water proof Rakhi envelopes in LucknowJagran PostLucknow: In a first, the postal department here will launch water proof envelopes, costing Rs.7, for the Raksha Bandhan festival. Specially designed for the Rakhi, coinciding with the monsoon, the envelopes will be launched on Tuesday, officials.and moreÂ Â»
IBNLive.comManchu Manoj's UKUP release on Raksha BandhanTimes of IndiaManchu Manoj-starrer Uu Kodutara Ulikki Padutaraa is releasing on Raksha Bandhan.UKUP to release on Aug 2IndiaGlitz'U Kodatara Ulikki Padatara' to release on Aug 2IBNLive.comall 4 news articlesÂ Â»
IBNLive.comManchu Manoj's UKUP release on Raksha BandhanTimes of IndiaManchu Manoj-starrer Uu Kodutara Ulikki Padutaraa is releasing on August 2. Earlier, the film's release was pushed back due to delay in the post production works but now all seems to be set for the.'U Kodatara Ulikki Padatara' to release on Aug 2IBNLive.comall 4 news articlesÂ Â»
Raksha Walk Seeks to Raise Awareness About Distracted DrivingPatch.comRaksha is the sanskrit word for "protection," and in keeping with the Indian tradition of the Raksha Bandhan festival, participants in the walk will tie a Raakhi, or symbolic string, on each other's wrists as a pledge to protect one another. "They take ...
GujaratGifts.com introduces special Early Bird discount on Rakhi Gifts catalogueConnectus.net (press release)Online shopping has proved to be the savior for all such people stuck away from home on Raksha Bandhan. There are some really good popular online gift stores offering Rakhi delivery services to India on order. GujaratGifts.com, one of such online gift ...
iDiva.comanju mehendru sanjeev kumar was like a brotheriDiva.comThat's because he came from a background where money mattered a lot. He also wanted to give that impression so that people didn't misuse his friendship.â Anju narrates an incident, âMost years, my mother would be away in London on Raksha Bandhan.
iDiva.comRaksha Bandhan celebrations: India Post launches waterproof Rakhi envelopesTimes of IndiaIndia Post said on Wednesday it was offering special Rakhi envelopes across its post offices in Delhi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan falling on Aug 2, 2012.Readers Speak: Most Memorable Raksha BandhaniDiva.comRaksha Bandhan celebrated in innovative ways in Uttar PradeshindiabloomsSale of Special Rakhi Envelopes: A New Venture of India PostPress Information Bureau (press release)all 10 news articlesÂ Â»
...Bandhan is still another three weeks away but we bet you can't wait to celebrate with your brother... and of course, get gifts and money form him too. ;) Well, while you are looking for the perfect rakhi to tie on his wrist, we brought you some really cool...
iDiva.comReaders Speak: Most Memorable Raksha BandhaniDiva.comRaksha Bandhan is still another three weeks away but we bet you can't wait to celebrate with your brother... and of course, get gifts and money form him too. ;) Well, while you are looking for the perfect rakhi to tie on his wrist, we brought you some ...India Post gets special Rakhi envelopesindiabloomsSale of Special Rakhi Envelopes: A New Venture of India PostPress Information Bureau (press release)all 3 news articlesÂ Â»
The Hindu51 pilgrims die in 15 days of Amarnath YatraIndia TodayIt is expected to end by August 2 on Raksha Bandhan. Till Sunday, 3.15 lakh pilgrims had paid obeisance at the shrine housing the naturally-formed ice-lingam. Last year 6,35000 pilgrims visited the holy cave and, of them 107 pilgrims died during the ...Buddha Amarnath yatra to commence from July 19Zee Newsall 111 news articlesÂ Â»
Agri inflation on rain worryBusiness StandardOn the demand side, the seasonal festive demand for Ganesh Chaturthi and Raksha Bandhan is expected to gain pace and support the prices. In addition to these, delay in monsoon progress is affecting the pulses sowing.â Madan Sabnavis, chief economist ...and moreÂ Â»
...have boundary walls. During the Van Mahotsava, chief minister Nitish Kumar and state cabinet ministers would celebrate Raksha Bandhan by tying rakhis around trees. Raksha Bandhan is on August 2. On the occasion of Earth Day on August 9, high school students...
...warned against mixing business and pleasure got it wrong. Marwari Mahila Manch in Jamshedpur is gearing up to celebrate Raksha Bandhan with a platform for women entrepreneurs to exhibit diverse products under a single roof. The four-day Rakhi Mela at Agrasen...
Hindu Business LineFestival demand sweetens sugarHindu Business LineA Vashi-based wholesaler said that demand will be higher during festivals such as Ramadan, Raksha Bandhan, Janmashtami and Ganeshotsav during the second quarter. Secondly, erratic monsoon has also increased the concern about new crop and yield.