It is a three-day event which will start on August 13 and will end on August 15
No deaths have been reported in kite-flying accidents so far during the day.
With a large number of people, especially young children indulging in kite flying on the day, nine cases of trippings were reported from TPDDL areas by 4.30 PM, a company spokesperson said.
When the contractions started, the sky was blue and when it ended, I was out and it rained then, the first time that year. The sky was still blue though. Azure maybe.
Though markets are decked up with colourful kites of different shapes and sizes in the Pink City, the sale of kites and strings (manjha), that dot the skyline of Jaipur with multiple hues on the day of the festival, has been...
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Kites are flown in many parts of India during the Hindu festival that marks the transition of winter to spring.
When Manav Sharma, 28, was travelling on the Paschim Vihar flyover, a Chinese manjha from a kite got entangled around Sharma's neck, and slit his throat badly. The cut was so deep that his windpipe was slashed and he fell...
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Makar Sankranti is celebrated across the country in different ways and the cultural significance of the festival varies from state to state
Kite flyers from various countries and across India are participating in the festival that is annually held on the Sabarmati riverfront.
As India gears up to celebrate 72nd Independence Day, PM Modi and Rahul Gandhi themed kites have flooded Delhi’s Lal Kuan market.
Kite flyers from various countries and across India are participating in the festival that is annually held on the Sabarmati riverfront, in Ahmadabad.
Glimpses from the International Kite Festival in Berck, northern France. The event organized in Berck-sur-Mer takes place every April and lasts for 10 days.