Fighting challenges in life resolutely is real win: PM to speech impaired woman
"Challenges keep coming up in life, but even in adverse circumstances if we don't give up and fight resolutely then that is our real victory," Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said in a letter to a hearing and speech impaired woman who sent a picture of a 'rangoli' portrait of the PM made by her on Diwali.
Night curfew curtailed by one hour in four Gujarat cities
As Gujarat saw a sudden spike in COVID-19 cases after Diwali, night curfew between ...
Sowing hope this Diwali; help to restore livelihoods
Khara’s story is a story of hope, a testimony of how with a little help, they can restor...
Air quality worsens in the national capital post-Diwali
The air quality dipped to "severe" at several places across the national capital on Saturday night itself owing to a combination of stubble burning and firecrackers burst during the Diwali celebrations in violation of a ban on the same.
Air quality in the national capital deteriorated post Diwali
Air quality in the national capital deteriorated post Diwali. Delhiites woke up to smoggy morning on November 15. Air Quality Index (AQI) to...
Delhiites burst firecrackers to celebrate Diwali despite ban
Delhiites celebrated ‘festival of lights’ Diwali on November 14. To celebrate the festival, locals burst firecrackers despite of the ban. Na...
Watch: PM Modi celebrates Diwali with Forces in Jaisalmer
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Longewala post at the Rajasthan border on Saturday morning to celebrate Diwali with soldiers. Prime Min...
Diwali resolution introduced in US House of Representatives
Noting that Diwali is a celebration of great importance in Indian-American communities throughout the US, the bipartisan resolution, recognising the historical and religious significance of Diwali, expressed its deepest respect for the community members and the Indian Diaspora throughout the world on this significant occasion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets people on Diwali
"Wishing everyone a Happy Diwali! May this festival further brightness and happiness. May everyone be prosperous and healthy," PM tweeted.
PM asks people to buy local products this Diwali
While extending festival greetings to people, Modi said, "You are seeing today that along with vocal for local, the mantra of local for Diwali is resonating everywhere."
Haryana bans sale of firecrackers ahead of Diwali
Haryana on Friday banned the sale and bursting of firecrackers across the state, said Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, adding that the notice will be issued on Saturday.
Delhi government bans firecrackers ahead of Diwali
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal decided to ban firecrackers in Delhi as coronavirus cases have increased due to festival season and pollution.