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Eid events at Katara enthral huge crowds

Eid events at Katara enthral huge crowds

A musical band from the Police Training Institute enthralled the crowd with its presentation during the opening salvo – a much-awaited special parade at Katara Esplanade from 8.15pm.

Indian police detain five after temple fireworks blaze kills 108

Indian police detain five after temple fireworks blaze kills 108

Indian police have detained five people after a fireworks display at a Hindu temple set off explosions and fire killing 108 people, in one of the worst accidents at a religious festival.

Fire disaster in Kerala temple kills 100

Fire disaster in Kerala temple kills 100

A major explosion and fire swept through a temple in southern India’s Kerala state on Sunday killing 86 people after families and others had gathered for a fireworks display.