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Shutdown hits life in Kashmir

September 4th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 4 (IANS) Life in Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir valley was partially affected due to a shutdown call by separatists Tuesday.Hardline separatist leader Syed Ali ... Read more...

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Fully booked: Puja high for Bengal tourism

September 28th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 28 (IANS) Private operators and hoteliers are ecstatic over full bookings for the coming festive season, heralded in West Bengal by Durga Puja, an occasion that draws ... Read more...

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Gujarat’s Saputara, a getaway among verdant hills (With Images)

August 1st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Saputara (Gujarat), Aug 1 (IANS) A hill station in Gujarat? It is true. The western coastal state boasts of a pretty little hill station Saputara, or the abode of ... Read more...

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Headley visited Indian n-plant, wanted Kashmir assignment (Lead)

May 26th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) David Coleman Headley had visited a nuclear plant ahead of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, reveal court documents that also disclose that the Pakistani American ... Read more...

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Headley visited n-power plant in India, reveal documents

May 26th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 26 (IANS) Pakistan American David Coleman Headley visited a nuclear power plant in India ahead of the November 2008 Mumbai terror attack, court documents revealed.The self-confessed key plotter ... Read more...

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President’s Goa visit was official, not private: RTI documents

April 23rd, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 23 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil's controversial four-day visit to Goa in January this year was an official visit and not a private trip as announced earlier, a ... Read more...

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Seven held for illegal boat ride off Orissa coast

January 6th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 6 (IANS) At least seven people have been arrested in Orissa's coastal town of Puri for allegedly providing illegal boat rides to some tourists in the Bay of Bengal, police ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan roams around in disguise to promote ‘3 Idiots’ in Varanasi

December 13th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Dec 13(ANI): Bollywood actor Aamir Khan on Saturday roamed around in Varanasi in disguise as he thought up an innovative way to promote his forthcoming film '3 Idiots'.Earlier on ... Read more...

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Bihar cattle fair attracts foreign tourists

November 3rd, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 3 (IANS) Asia's largest cattle fair at Sonepur in Bihar is attracting foreign tourists. Scores of them have visited the annual event, tourism department officials said Tuesday. "All 30 special ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu village children row boats to go to school

October 15th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Jai KumarAlambadi (Tamil Nadu), Oct 15 (ANI): Lack of schools in the vicinity forced the children to undertake risky boat rides through the Hogenakkal river to go to their school ... Read more...

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Decline in tourists’ arrival a big jolt to Kerala’s houseboat business

July 18th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelAlleppy (Kerala), July 18 (ANI): A sharp decline in the arrival of tourists has badly hit houseboat business in Kerala, leaving most of them in a difficult condition to struggle ... Read more...

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Tourists enjoy nightlife in Kashmir

May 23rd, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Afzal BhatSrinagar, May 23 (ANI): Heavy influx of tourists has provided a boost to the nightlife in Kashmir as tourists enjoy boat rides and shopping till late in the evening.For ... Read more...

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Femina Miss India finalists make a splash at Lavasa

March 30th, 2009 - 10:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Mumbai, March 29, 2009: It was a day of adventure, fun and frolic for the 20 glamorous finalists of the Femina Miss India pageant, selected across all the major cities in ... Read more...

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Yatch rides on Naini Lake

June 18th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul Goel Nainital (Uttarakhand), June 18 (ANI): Army's efforts to revive Yatch sailing in Naini Lake in Uttarakhand is bearing fruit with the picture perfect lake surrounded by hills attracting and ... Read more...

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No takers for Nainital lake to keep it clean

May 19th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by admin
Nainital (Uttarakhand), May 19 (ANI): For many decades, Municipal Corporation of Nainital and Uttarakhands Department of Irrigation have been earning revenues from popular Naini Lake. But no effort has been made ... Read more...

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Muttukadu Boat House near Chennai offers an unforgettable joy

January 29th, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Jan.29 (ANI): Located 36 kilometers off Chennai, Muttukadu Boat House is an unusual spot in backwaters for tourists and holidaying families. Also, Muttukadu is a paradise for anglers since prawns and ... Read more...

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