Tag - Diwali in India

BSF offers sweets to Pakistan rangers at Wagah Border


New Delhi: The Border Security Force (BSF) offered sweets to Pakistan Rangers at the Attari-Wagah border on the occasion of Diwali, officials said. A commandant-rank officer of the BSF, along with other personnel, gave sweets to the Pakistan Rangers at the joint check post. Officials of both forces shook hands and exchanged pleasantries for a few minutes....

Diwali sparkles again in India, lifting economy


New Delhi: The Indian consumer and the country’s economy have found their mojo back this Diwali. As Covid appears to be on its last leg, consumer sentiment has improved tremendously and according to surveys. Online sales alone in India are expected to jump by 42 percent to $9.2 billion this Diwali. Studies in consumer sentiments in jewelry,...