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Homestay high: Himachal expects 100,000 weekend tourists (With Image)

August 12th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 12 (IANS) For Indians, there's a long weekend ahead and nearly 100,000 tourists are expected to make their way up to Himachal Pradesh. But while driving away from ... Read more...

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Where street kids get a second chance at life

February 3rd, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Azera Rahman New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) A 19-year-old girl pursues her passion at the Delhi College of Art, an 18-year-old boy trains in a hotel while studying in open school...It may ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Warm home stays amid snow-clad Himachal mountains

December 22nd, 2009 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Dec 22 (IANS) How about celebrating Christmas and ringing in the New Year in a snug wooden cottage amid the orchards with the snow-clad Himalayas in the backdrop? Himachal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tobias Harris Announces Signing The Volunteers For The Next Year

November 20th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov.20(THAINDIAN NEWS) Tobias Harris has announced that he has been signed on by the Tennessee Volunteers for the next year. The basketball player who stands tall at 6 foot eight ... Read more...

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The enduring charm of a family-run Durga Puja in London

September 27th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Sep 27 (IANS) Amid a growing number of well-funded and gigantic corporate-style Durga Puja celebrations in London, there's one that stands out for its smallness.The 'Nirmal Mukherjee and ... Read more...

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Jharkhand NGO adopts 22 Bihar flood victim children

November 18th, 2008 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 18 (IANS) A Non-Government Organisation (NGO) in Jharkhand has adopted 22 children who lost their parents and were rendered homeless in the recent floods in neighbouring Bihar.Louis Educational and Development ... Read more...

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A homecoming for Durga… in London

October 8th, 2008 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Thousands of Bengalis are thronging a town hall in a leafy suburb this week as Durga Puja celebrations return to their traditional London venue after a gap of ... Read more...

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Haldiram comes to London… bhujias anyone?

July 2nd, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, July 2 (IANS) After decades of feeding insatiable Indians with its savoury bhujiya snacks, Halidram is coming to London with plans to open a chain of its ubiquitous ... Read more...

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