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International Kite Festival opens with ‘flying colours’

International Kite Festival opens with ‘flying colours’

Aspire Zone Foundation’s (AZF) first International Kite Festival kicked off on Tuesday with a stunning display of unique and colourful kites soaring through the skies above Aspire Park.

At least 19 dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 19 dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 19 people died Saturday after a boat carrying some 40 revellers returning from a kite festival capsized in the Ganges river in eastern India, police said.