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Holy mess: Filth, mismanagement disgusts foreigners at Bodh Gaya event


January 8th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Both Gaya (Bihar), Jan 8 (IANS) Heaps of garbage, stinking toilets, squelchy muddy pools, harassment by beggars and severe power cuts are not exactly things one associates with a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

In words: A medley of spirituality, tolerance, trees (IANS Books This Week)


March 24th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Non-fiction calls the shots on the weekend book cart. Pick up the gems as you read on.1. "Daughters: A Story of Five Generations"; Written by ... Read more...

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Tenzing’s tribe angered by polygamy, polyandry slur in Nepal


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 23 (IANS) The Sherpas of Nepal, the hardy mountaineering people made famous by Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, the first man to summit Mt Everest with Sir Edmund Hillary, are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sikkim soccer club provides platform to aspirants


July 9th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Gangtok, July 9 (ANI): A soccer club in Sikkim is providing a platform for hundreds of enthusiasts of the game.The Denzong Boyz Football Club was created in 1930 by a bunch ... Read more...

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Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon-2010 winner declared


May 29th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The "Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon-2010", which started on May 29 from Gorak Shep close to Mt. Qomolangma Base Camp in the south side of Nepal, has been ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama begins Bodh Gaya trip


January 4th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 4 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama Monday began a six day visit to Bodh Gaya, the place in Bihar where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment. The Dalai Lama reached Bodh ... Read more...

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High security for Dalai Lama’s visit to Bodh Gaya


January 3rd, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Jan 3 (IANS) High security arrangements were put in place for the visit of Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama to Bodh Gaya in Bihar where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment. The Dalai ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama to visit Bodh Gaya in January


November 20th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 20 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama plans to visit Bodh Gaya in Bihar where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment. The Dalai Lama will spend a week in Bodh Gaya starting ... Read more...

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Bhutan to hold special prayers after quake, 12 deaths reported


September 22nd, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Samdrup Jhonkhar (Bhutan), Sep 22 (IANS) Bhutan Prime Minister Lyonchen Jigme Yoser Thinley will be among those joining a special prayer ceremony led by senior Buddhist monks Tuesday after ... Read more...

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Bharadwaj, Shahid redefine filmmaking with ‘Kaminey’ (IANS Film Review - Rating: ****)


August 14th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Joginder Tuteja Film: "Kaminey"; Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Amol Gupte, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Tenzing Nima, Shiv Subrahmanyam, Hrishikesh Joshi; Director: Vishal Bharadwaj; Rating: ****In "Kaminey", Shahid Kapoor has dared to ... Read more...

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MOVIE REVIEW: KAMINEY (2009)


August 14th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kaminey: Is a modern day masterpiece Rating: 4 out of 5* Starring: Shahid Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Amole Gupte, Shiv Subramaniam, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Tenzing Nima, Hrishikesh Joshi and Deb Mukherjee. Director: Vishal Bharadwaj Since its ... Read more...

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Cricket-loving explorers head for match on Everest


April 10th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.10 (ANI): A party of 50 cricket-loving explorers departed Lord's yesterday for an unusual tour. In 11 days' time, after flying, driving and finally trekking to a plateau 5,000 metres (17,000 ... Read more...

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Doctor warns against playing cricket on Everest


January 31st, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Jan 31 (ANI): A Nepalese doctor, who specialises in high altitude health, has warned a group of cricketers heading to Mount Everest to play a high altitude Twenty20 match not ... Read more...

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England, Aussie cricketers to play charity cricket match on Mt. Everest


January 29th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.29 (ANI): Two cricketers from Australia have signed up to play a gruelling charity cricket match with a team of Barmy Brits on Mount Everest. The two teams have been named ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

18 people killed in Nepal plane crash


October 8th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Lukla (Kathmandu), Oct 8 (ANI): At least eighteen people have been killed after a small passenger plane crashed in Nepal''s Everest region today. According to official sources, a Yeti Airlines plane crashed ... Read more...

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Nepal clamps down on Everest climbers at China’s bidding


April 17th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
(Lead) By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 17 (IANS) While embarking on a historic march for democracy, Nepal has announced stringent censorship on teams seeking to climb Mt Everest -a symbol of human courage - ... Read more...

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Nepal censors Everest at China’s bidding


April 17th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by admin
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, April 17 (IANS) While embarking on a historic march for democracy and equality for its own citizens, Nepal has clamped stringent censorship on Mt Everest - the world's highest ... Read more...

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Buddhist monks protest China’s action in Tibet


March 19th, 2008 - 9:17 pm ICT by admin
Patna, March 19 (IANS) Hundreds of Buddhist monks, including Tibetans, and others in Bodh Gaya protested Wednesday against China's violent suppression of Tibetans in Lhasa. They staged a protest demonstration in Bodh ... Read more...

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India cautious over Tibetan protests in Lhasa


March 15th, 2008 - 11:49 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Wary perhaps of upsetting the Chinese in view of its growing ties with Beijing, a cautious New Delhi did not react to the crackdown on Tibetan protesters ... Read more...

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Edmund Hillary wanted his fight to preserve Everest to continue even after his death


January 12th, 2008 - 5:42 pm ICT by admin
London, January 12 (ANI): Everest conqueror Sir Edmund Hillary wanted his fight against the impacts of global warming and tourism on the mountain to continue even after his death, says a former ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Code conveying exactly opposite message behind The Times Everest scoop triumph


January 12th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by admin
London, January 12 (ANI): The Times became the first newspaper to break the story about Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgays Everest triumph in 1953 due to an elaborate journalistic code, through which ... Read more...

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