Saturday, June 22, 2024

Tag: Diwali

Upcoming Dialogue: India-UK gear up for next phase of FTA discussions

New Delhi: Officials from India and the UK are expected to convene soon for the next phase of discussions concerning the proposed free trade...

In a first, Diwali festivities reverberate at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida

New York: In a first, Diwali festivities reverberated at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida as hundreds of dancers showcased the culture and heritage...

Northern Railway introduces 34 special trains to clear festive rush of passengers

New Delhi: The Northern Railway has introduced 34 special trains starting Wednesday to clear the festive rush of passengers planning to travel to their...

Chinese fireworks/firecrackers are widely used around the world, but are they a source of noise pollution?

Fireworks were originally invented in China. China remains the largest manufacturer and exporter of fireworks in the world. A firecracker (cracker, noise maker, banger) is a small explosive device primarily designed to...