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Pong wetlands hosting over 100,000 feathered guests (Feb 2 is World Wetlands Day)


February 2nd, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Pong Dam (Himachal Pradesh), Feb 2 (IANS) Over 100,000 feathered guests of 103 species are holidaying in Himachal Pradesh's Pong Dam wetlands and among them falcated duck, the silvery ... Read more...

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Winged visitors keep date with Pong wetlands


November 17th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 17 (IANS) A cackle of sounds, the flapping of thousands of wings...the Pong wetlands are a sight to behold these days as feathered guests from as ... Read more...

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40,000 bar-headed geese roosting in Himachal now (With Image)


January 20th, 2010 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Jan 20 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh's Pong Dam wetlands in Kangra district is home to two-thirds of the global population of the migratory bar-headed geese these days, wildlife officials say. ... Read more...

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Probe begins in Himachal bus accident


November 7th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 7 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Saturday began a probe a bus accident that killed 35 people in Kangra district. Kangra's additional district magistrate started the inquiry into the Friday accident. The report ... Read more...

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35 killed as bus falls into gorge in Himachal (Second Lead)


November 6th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 6 (IANS) Thirty-five people, including women and children, were killed when an overcrowded private bus skidded off the road and fell into a 100-foot deep gorge in Himachal ... Read more...

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22 passengers killed as bus falls into gorge near Dharamsala


November 6th, 2009 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 6 (ANI): At least 22 passengers were killed and 48 injured when an overcrowded bus rolled down a gorge near Haripur area of Kangra district, about 45 km ... Read more...

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29 killed in Himachal as bus falls into gorge (Lead)


November 6th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), Nov 6 (IANS) At least 29 people were killed when an overcrowded bus skidded off the road and fell into a 100-foot-deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district Friday, ... Read more...

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Now, film on Chennai’s recent law college violence


November 15th, 2008 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 15 (IANS) The recent violence in the Dr Ambedkar Law College here will be the subject of a forthcoming Tamil movie, a film producer said Saturday."'Suriyan Sattakkalloori' has the message ... Read more...

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