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Trial run on India's longest train tunnel

The trial run of train services across the Pir Panjal Mountains through the 11.2 kilometre-long tunnel between Qazigund town in the Valley and the Banihal town in the Jammu......

India will deploy 'light tanks' along China border

The Army is planning to acquire 300 light tanks for deployment in the mountainous regions of the border with China and Pakistan, a move seen as part of efforts to beef up capabilities on the......

Tale of two quakes: Horror @ Everest, tremors in Kolkata

The events at the Everest Base Camp at an altitude of 17,700 feet on April 25, however, were very different from those witnessed on Tuesday, recalls Lipika Biswas Women show the cracks at a......

ICYMI: Top moments from the week gone by

Catch up on all the events that shaped the world last week.   A passenger bathes a child using a pipe that supplies water to trains at a railway station on a hot summer day in Allahabad.......

China planning tunnel through Mt Everest to Nepal

China plans to build a 540-kilometre strategic high-speed rail link between Tibet and Nepal passing through a tunnel under Mount Everest, a move that could raise alarm in India about the Communist......

World's highest railway bridges

Built in the most difficult terrain, over mountains, gorges and rivers, these amazing bridges are among the world's biggest engineering marvels. By 2016, India will have the highest railway......

India's longest rail tunnel to open next year

India's longest railway tunnel, which will realise the dream of connecting Kashmir with rest of the country by train, will be made operational next year.The 11-km-long tunnel, passing through the......

How gigantic sums of public money are being lost

BSNL shall be bankrupt by the end of 2011, Indian Railways is bleeding; Air India has run up a total debt of Rs 40,000 crore. T V R Shenoy on the figures that tell the government's story. A rookie......

Mamata's mantra for the Railways

She is strong, aggressive, determined and fearless. Now, at the helm of one of India's most enterprising ministries, she promises the best service from the Indian Railways. Meet Mamata Baneerjee,......

Can Nikhil Nanda turn around Escorts?

His plan revolves around new products, a renewed thrust on exports and some serious cost savings Nikhil Nanda (below left), the managing director of Escorts, loves to talk about the Empathy......

Bollywood prays for Rajnikanth

Bollywood stars tweeted their prayers for Rajnikanth's speedy recovery. The actor is currently undergoing treatment in a Chennai hospital. Dev Anand tweeted: 'I pray for my dear rajani's sound......

Bollywood's classics come alive on TV again

It's not just new Hindi movies who are stealing tunes from the classics. Switch on the television and you'll realise new commercials are all about using classic Bollywood songs in a......

Aseem Chhabra remembers Manish Acharya who died tragically last week

Filmmaker and actor Manish Acharya died in a freak accident in Matheran on Saturday. He was only 40 years old. Aseem Chhabra salutes a friend and colleague. On Saturday night, my cell phone......

Megan Fox marries Brian Austin Green

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! Transformer star Megan Fox has tied the knot with Brian Austin Green at the Four Seasons Resort on the Big Island of......

Meet Goa's bindaas heroine

Piaa made her debut in Poi Solla Porom, the Tamil remake of Khosla ka Khosla. The movie was produced by Priyadarshan and UTV Movies. Piaa's second film was Aegan, the Tamil remake of Main......

Victorious Indian team felicitated by President

Less than 24 hours after creating history by winning the World Cup at the Wankhede stadium, the triumphant Indian team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni was felicitated by President Pratibha Patil at Raj......

Guns fall silent as Pakistanis mourn World Cup defeat

The guns fell silent and the streets were deserted after Pakistan were defeated by India in their World Cup semi-final in Mohali on Wednesday. Zealous Pakistan fans, who had fired throughout the......

Indians can get tickets for London Olympics through IOC: Coe

Indians interested in witnessing the 2012 London Olympics can get tickets from the Indian Olympic Committee, Chairman of the Games Organising Committee Lord Sebastian Coe said. "Indian fans will......

Images: Dilshan does star 'turn' for Lanka

Tillakaratne Dilshan and Upul Tharanga starred in a record 282-run opening stand to set up Sri Lanka's 139-run victory over Zimbabwe and help them qualify for the quarter-finals of the World Cup in......

Messi, Iniesta vie for Laureus honours

Barcelona teammates Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta find themselves competing against each other along with four other top sporting icons, including Rafael Nadal, for the 'World Sportsman of the......
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12 stops, 50 markets

Markets embody living traditions—they are windows to local culture and markers of a point or two in history, but they are also constantly... ...

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Top monsoon destinations in India

Pack your bags and get away to one of these scenic locales... The monsoons are here and it is time to experience the beauty of the rains. If you... ...

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Why Sino-Pak nexus alarms India

China's deepening economic and security investments in Pakistan have cast a shadow over its ties with India Chinese President Xi Jinping... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/india-china-ties-investments-in-pakistan-narendra-modi-xi-jinping/1/450420.html
Have a wet and wild monsoon at colonial bungalows in Munnar

Monsoons bring out the lushest side of nature and an excursion in the tea estate states in the South of India extend an invitation to you. Once... ...

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Punjab gunmen expose India's soft border ahead of Pakistan talks

* Punjab security forces unprepared for militant attacks * Much of India-Pakistan border not heavily guarded * Indian police say attackers who... ...

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