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Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Amid the ongoing festivities of Pongal, Telangana's capital Hyderabad witnessed a peaceful protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Population Register (NPR).
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Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 16 (ANI): Around 700 bulls participated in the Jallikattu competition in Madurai's Palamedu on Thursday. It is organised in rural areas of Tamil Nadu as a part of Pongal, the harvest festival.
Puducherry [India], Jan 15 (ANI): The government here is supplying clothing items free of cost to the poor people of the Union Territory in the festival season, an official statement said on Wednesday.
Colombo [Sri Lanka], Jan 15 (ANI): India on Wednesday handed over to Sri Lanka five new buildings for schools in the country's north.
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Jallikattu competitions in Madurai's Avaniyapuram took place with the start of Thai Pongal festival on Wednesday.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Pongal, the winter harvest festival, was celebrated across Tamil Nadu with pomp and show.
New Delhi [India], Jan 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to entertain a plea challenging the Madras High Court order for conducting Jallikattu in various districts of Tamil Nadu, under supervision of monitoring committees headed by a retired district judge.
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Markets in Coimbatore are flooded with a variety of festive products including, jaggery and turmeric sticks for Pongal festival.
New Delhi [India], Jan 15 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday extended his wishes to the people of the country on the occasion of Pongal, Makar Sankranti and Magh Bihu.
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): With the start of the Pongal festival, the sport of Jallikattu also kicked off at various locations in Madurai on Wednesday.
New Delhi [India], Jan 15 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted the people of the country on Makar Sankranti, Magh Bihu and Pongal.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 14: Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan on Tuesday celebrated the festival of Pongal with her family by preparing Pongal dish at her residence here.