The mega event that saw participation by CM Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues along with their spouses at Akshardham Temple here was telecast live.
TS can burst green crackers on Christmas and New Year days, from 11.55 pm to 12.30 am.
India’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India sold around 2.34 lakh vehicles between the beginning of Navratri and the end of Diwali.
Chinese company Xiaomi clocks 8.3 per cent growth during festive season, sells over 13 million devices in India
Xiaomi's rival Realme on Wednesday had said it has clocked 20 per cent growth in sales this festive season, selling 8.3 million smartphones in the country.
Several indicators including e-commerce sales and the Nikkei Purchasing Managers Index showed a surge in sales during the festive period.
Data obtained from the Odisha State Pollution Control Board shows Bhubaneswar's 24-hour average AQI on Diwali day stood at 137 as compared to 164 last year.
In 2019, the 24-hour average AQI in Visakhapatnam on Diwali was 326, which is very poor, he added.
The Delhi government had on November 5 banned the sale and use of all kinds of firecrackers in the city till November 30.
A Deepavali release in Tamil cinema has always meant a ‘high’ for audiences and filmmakers alike.
The Delhi Fire Service recorded lesser number of fire-related calls on Diwali this year compared to the previous two years.
Rs 1.5 lakh fine collected from shops and individuals for violations in the State Capital
But, where does all the trash go? Some of it end up clogging drains, some gets burnt, while others reach the dumpyard, but very little gets recycled.
The factors affecting air quality were low compared to previous year and this year, the quality index was within safe limits and reached unhealthy levels after evening.
A total of 428 people were booked for violating timings in Chennai with West Zone seeing most number of such cases.
Around six shops located in various parts of the district were gutted in fire caused by firecrackers on the night of Diwali.