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PHOTOS: Indian, US troops set Thar desert on fire!

Armed forces of India and United States on Tuesday executed a joint cordon and search drill to neutralise suspected insurgents, in a specially-constructed training area at the ranges in an......

Three soldiers killed during Pokhran wargames

India staged one of its biggest military wargames in Rajasthan's Thar desert but the showcase event was marred by tragedy when a mortar explosion killed three soldiers and seriously injured two......

Indian armed forces conduct war games

For the first time in 18 years, Indian armed forces Friday conducted large-scale war manoeuvres in the Thar desert baring its just-acquired lethal weapons platforms and systems before Defence......

The day Buddha smiled again...

It was like any other day in the Thar desert -- scorching heat and very little surface activity, a lot of vegetables being moved up and down and some men in military uniform seen entering what......

Proposal for Indo-Pak bus through Thar desert

A new bus route between India and Pakistan may be opened through the Thar desert if the proposal to connect Munabao (in Rajasthan) and Khokharapar (in Sindh province) by road is accepted, official......

Govt plans Rs 2 lakh-cr solar and wind power projects in deserts

With depleting fossil fuel reserves and environmental concerns surrounding conventional power generation, the government has started work on a long-term plan to tap into India’s solar and......

IMAGES: World's best boutique hotel is in Rajasthan

Mihir Garh in Rajasthan has won the World’s Best Boutique Hotel 2013 award in London. It has also been honoured as one of the World's Best Romantic Retreats. Mihir Garh, an exclusive boutique......

Food Bill: Lessons India should have learnt from Soviet Union

By throwing food at poverty that is result of faulty economics and lack of jobs, one is only trying to suicidal path says Colonel (retd) Anil Athale. Right at the outset the author wishes to......

NELP-IX: Reliance bids for 6, Cairn for 2 blocks

Reliance Industries on Monday bid for six oil and gas exploration blocks while Cairn India submitted offers for two out of the 34 on offer in the 9th round of auction under the New Exploration......

Entrepreneurs slam national solar power policy

Tejpreet Chopra, former chief executive of GE India, and Rahul Sankhe, business development director of SunEdison Energy India Private Ltd, criticised certain aspects of the Jawaharlal Nehru......

Nothing Borderline about this movie

India and Pakistan may have their problems, but once in a while along comes a film like Ramchand Pakistani that forces us all into acknowledgment of not just our common culture with our neighbours......

Ramchand Pakistani, another Indo-Pak venture

A few years ago Mehreen Jabbar took a trip back home to Pakistan -- a visit required for her green card application process. Jabbar had worked for nearly 13 years producing and directing soap......

Lone Indian in Brazil ultramarathon runs because 'there's peace there'

When he is not running, Vishwas Bhamburkar spends his time filing Right to Information cases. P Rajendran meets with the only Indian running the Brazil 135 Ultramarathon later this week “A......

  People speak for thar desert

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victor
Q. Yesterday was 1st ache din. It rained heavely here.how is ur place?
Victor:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/yesterday-was-1st-ache-din.-it-rained-heavely-here.how-is-ur/27575824/answers/

vikram jain
Q. Dear Sir,If i will add one grams iridium in nine gram silver will it pull rice.
Vikram Jain:  A. As dry as Thar desert ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/dear-sirif-i-will-add-one-grams-iridium-in-nine-gram-silver-/27352678/answers/27575835

Ashok Sawlani
Q. Which hotel is good to celebrate your honeymoon in thar desert
Ashok Sawlani:  A. To pull rice one has to go thar or tihar How to goto that desert by sea n tihar by air more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-hotel-is-good-to-celebrate-your-honeymoon-in-thar-dese/27305824/answers/27352708

  Web results for Thar Desert
Desert music enthralls Bangalore

The Manganiars, the well-known folk musicians from the Thar Desert, performed in the city recently. Their songs have passed on from generation to... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/kannada/music/Desert-music-enthralls-Bangalore/articleshow/38143122.cms
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New Delhi: Actress Huma Qureshi is set to walk the ramp as a showstopper for designer-duo Rimple and Harpreet Narula on the final day of the... ...

http://www.news24online.com/huma-qureshi-to-be-rimple-harpreets-showstopper_LatestNews24_40945.aspx
Wildlife trends

1. Tala Zone Bandhavgarh, Madhya Pradesh It's not just that Bandhavgarh's setting is a spectacular spread of forested hills, green valleys,... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/Wildlife-trends-1005458
Hafiz Saeed and Grand Design

We have been the victims of Pakistan-sponsored terror and proxy war for almost three decades now. But we have not till date formulated a... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/hafiz-saeed-and-grand-design.html
India Sets Its Sight On Desert Renewables ...

The tabled 'desert mission' is at an early stage, but it represents the latest boost to India's Solar Mission, which aims to bring 20GW of solar... ...

http://www.efytimes.com/e1/fullnews.asp?edid=142996

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