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Solang Valley, India’s newest destination for adventure sports(With Image)


February 18th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, Feb 18 (IANS) Winter sports is no longer confined to the breathtaking locales of Jammu and Kashmir. Solang Valley in Himachal Pradesh is fast turning into a popular destination ... Read more...

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Yamuna below danger mark at Delhi


August 20th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The flooded Yamuna river receded below the danger mark here Saturday, three days after crossing it, following decline in the discharge of water from Haryana's ... Read more...

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Yamuna crosses danger mark


August 17th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) The swollen Yamuna river Wednesday crossed the danger mark after water was released upstream from Haryana's Hathini Kund dam. Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said ... Read more...

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Garbage girl in a new clean cause


August 17th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 17 (IANS) She might be known as the 'garbage girl' of the mountains but her intentions are unquestionably clean.British national Jodie Underhill, 35, is pledged to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Yamuna level rising in Delhi


August 17th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Water level of the Yamuna river here reached close to the danger mark Wednesday morning and the authorities evacuated the low-lying areas following water release ... Read more...

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Yamuna level likely to cross danger mark


August 16th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Low lying areas in east Delhi have been evacuated in anticipation of Yamuna river crossing the danger mark following water release from Haryana's Hathini Kund ... Read more...

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Now British ‘garbage girl’ to clean Shiva’s abode


August 17th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Aug 17 (IANS) This Briton is known as the 'garbage girl' of the mountains in Himachal Pradesh. And she is now set to clean the huge piles of trash ... Read more...

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Rainbow shades of faith on the banks of the Ganga


January 14th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Haridwar, Jan 14 (IANS) Faith has taken on every shade and meaning on the banks of the Ganga here with boundaries between caste, creed, age and colour blurring at India's ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

60 Taliban killed in South Waziristan (Third lead, changing dateline)


October 18th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, Oct 18 (IANS) Sixty Taliban have been killed while five soldiers died and 11 others were injured in the 24 hours to Sunday afternoon in the security operations in the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Himachal to woo tourists with more treks


September 5th, 2009 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Sep 5 (IANS) Aiming to woo adventure sport lovers, the Himachal Pradesh government is organising four-day treks in Kullu, Shimla and Kangra districts of the state from this month. "The department of ... Read more...

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Salvation rites offered through snakes in Bihar!


March 24th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 24 (IANS) A man conducted religious rites for the salvation of his parents' souls in the presence of two snakes in Bihar's Gaya town after his neighbour dreamt that the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mathura Priests celebrate Holi by walking through fireball


March 11th, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Mathura/ New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): Priests at Prahlad Kund in Phalen village in Uttar Pradeshs Mathura District celebrated Holi on Wednesday by walking through a fireball.We have been seeing this ... Read more...

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From pile of garbage, emerges pristine Vrindavan pond


February 2nd, 2009 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 2 (IANS) When a voluntary group launched a project last winter to restore a mythologically significant pond that lay under heaps of garbage in this temple town, the ... Read more...

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Thousands take holy dip at Arunachals Parasuram Kund on Makar Sankranti


January 15th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
Teju (Manipur), Jan.15 (ANI): Among the various places where the people took a holy dip on Makar Sankranti day this year, one was the popular Parasuram Kund on River Lohit in ... Read more...

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Terror attack on Kailash Yatra foiled


August 31st, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, Aug 31 (ANI): Security forces have recovered three kgs of RDX and detonators allegedly targeted towards Kailash Yatra, which is scheduled to start from Bhaderwah town of Doda district in ... Read more...

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25 killed in landslide in Manali landslide


March 18th, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by admin
Manali, Mar 18 (ANI): A landslide in Nehru Kund, which is about four kilometers from Manali, has claimed 25 lives. The injured have been admitted to regional hospital for treatment. The number ... Read more...

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