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Kamika Ekadashi Katha & Fasting Rules

Kamika Ekadashi Katha & Fasting Rules

Kamika Ekadashi is observed as a fasting day, for worshipping Lord Vishnu. The importance of the day was narrated to Yudhishthira by Lord Krishna. The fast brings benefits more than those earned by performing the Vajpeyi Yagya. Some wealth tips followed on this day can increase the flow of wealth in the house. Kamika Ekadashi is being observed on August 7, 2018.

Union Minister Tomar's aide hangs self

Union Minister Tomar's aide hangs self

New Delhi, Aug 21: A 31-year-old man working as a Personal Assistant to Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, allegedly committed suicide by hanging at 2:25 am on August 20 in Laxmi Bai Nagar area. The body was handed over to the family after post-mortem. Investigation underway."No suicide note was found.

Tripura to contribute Rs 1 crore for Kerala flood victims

Tripura to contribute Rs 1 crore for Kerala flood victims

The Tripura govt has decided to donate a sum of Rs 1 crore to the Kerala Chief Minister's Distress Relief Fund. "We are willing to extend maximum help in accordance with our financial condition," Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said. Earlier, various state governments including Punjab, West Bengal and Delhi donated Rs 10 crores each. Telangana donated Rs 25 crores.
Who is Ismat Chughtai? today's doodle

Who is Ismat Chughtai? today's doodle

New Delhi, Aug 21: Google Doodle, the search giant on Tuesday celebrated the 107th birth anniversary of Ismat Chughtai, one of the eminent Urdu writer. She was born in Badayun, Uttar Pradesh to Nusrat Khanam and Mirza Qaseem Baig Chughtai. Ismat Chughtai is that fierce feminist voice of Indian Literature, who unapologetically wrote on the taboos.

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