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Diverting avalanches! More tech marvels unfold in Rohtang

March 15th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Manali (Himachal Pradesh), March 15 (IANS) It will not only provide all-weather connectivity but also protect from calamities. The engineering marvel that is the Rohtang tunnel, being built under ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Rohtang tunnel engineers ready for geological adventure

February 14th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Manali (Himachal Pradesh), Feb 14 (IANS) Indian and European engineers overseeing the progress of an ambitious project to dig a tunnel below the 3,978-metre Rohtang Pass in the Himalayas ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Working 24X7 to see light at the end of Rohtang tunnel

January 15th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Manali (Himachal Pradesh), Jan 15 (IANS) Working deep below a mountain of snow in Arctic-like conditions, a team of dedicated men, including experts from Germany and Austria, are focussed ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

‘Batman’ movies inspire real-world tank design

December 28th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Researchers have taken inspiration from the Batman movies to design seven new conceptual vehicles that may help fight crime.According to technology blog The Engineer, project leader Hisham Awad, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Work on Rohtang tunnel partially suspended after snowfall

November 21st, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, Nov 21 (IANS) Heavy snowfall has partially paralysed the construction of the strategically important Rohtang tunnel in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, an official said Sunday."Excavation work of the tunnel ... Read more...

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Rohtang tunnel work likely to start next month

July 16th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 16 (IANS) Work on the multi-million-rupee Rohtang tunnel project may start next month, aiming to provide an all-weather alternative road connectivity to Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir, besides Himachal ... Read more...

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Rohtang Pass to reopen in April

March 18th, 2009 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
Manali (Himachal Pradesh), March 18 (IANS) For the first time in 20 years, the majestic Rohtang Pass, located at an altitude of 13,050 feet in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, will be reopened ... Read more...

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Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road spruced up for Indo-Pak trade

May 19th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 19 (ANI): The Border Roads Organization (BRO) is sprucing up the border stretch of the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road on the Indian side in anticipation of commodities trade beginning between the ... Read more...

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