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Hitler’s base up for rent

January 19th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 18 (IANS) Poland has put up for rent Hitler's Wolf's Lair, the massive fortified base where the Nazi leader spent much of the war time and the scene ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kolkata welcomes CWG Queen’s Baton Relay

August 1st, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 1 (IANS) With monsoon rains bringing the temperature down, hundreds of sports enthusiasts hit the streets here Sunday cheering the Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay that saw the participation of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sukhna Lake’s silting brought under control: Official

November 26th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 26 (IANS) Silting of the Sukhna Lake, which has drastically reduced the area of the prime tourist attraction here, has been brought under control through a series of corrective measures, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Elephant polo to continue in Nepal despite founder’s death

April 13th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 13 (IANS) In the midst of mourning the passing away of the man who introduced Nepal to elephant polo, a prime tourist attraction, officials Monday said they would continue with ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nepal’s ex-princess takes up pen again (With Images)

March 2nd, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 2 (IANS) For more than two centuries, Nepal's royal family endured its joy and grief in the privacy of its mansions. But now, with the tide of fortune reducing its ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Kashmiri Nadrus are in high demand during Ramadan

September 29th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez Butt Srinagar, Sep.29 (ANI): These days the Kashmir valley is witnessing a high demand for Nadru, the lotus stem, as during the holy month of Ramadan most of the devout ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gorkhaland unrest hits tourism in Darjeeling

June 17th, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Soudhriti Bhabani Kolkata, June 17 (IANS) West Bengal's tourism industry has been hit badly due to the flare-up in the Darjeeling Hills over the demand for a separate Gorkhaland state. More ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Eight tourists hurt in attack by West Bengal protesters

June 12th, 2008 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) A group of Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) activists Thursday attacked a tourist vehicle and injured eight people in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district. "A tourist vehicle was attacked by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Darjeeling shutdown relaxed, tourists get reprieve (Lead)

June 12th, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 11 (IANS) The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM), which called an indefinite shutdown in the Darjeeling hills to press for a separate Gorkhaland state, Wednesday relaxed its blockade for 60 hours, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |