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Dolphin, India's national aquatic animal

The Centre has declared dolphins a national aquatic animal in order to save the rare freshwater species from disappearing from the country's aqua map."Like we have tiger as a national animal and......

Several Akhilesh projects under Yogi scanner

The Gomti Riverfront Development project, the Agra-Lucknow Expressway, the Jai Prakash Narayan International Centre and the efforts towards the beautification of Old Lucknow are some of Akhilesh......

NDA govt making Ganga cleaning a Hindutva project: Ramesh

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today accused the National Democratic Alliance government of turning the programme to clean Ganga as a "Hindutva project" by attempting to polarise politics through......

SC asks Centre to respond on safety measures at Kudankulam

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre and Atomic Energy Regulatory Board on implementation of safety guidelines issued by it for the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant in Tamil......

PM's talk on restoring Ganga promises nothing: Expert

Expressing displeasure at the prime minister's speech on the issue of the Ganga river basin, Himanshu Thakkar says that such sermons from the Centre have come and gone hundreds of times without......

Sethusamudram controversy back in the spotlight

There seems to be no end to the 16-year-old war over the controversial Sethusamudram project. The project involves dredging the stretch of water between Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka to make it......

The inspiring story of a next generation education company

S Giridharan is the founder-chairman and chief executive officer of EdServ, the fourth generation education services company that went public in early 2009. The Bombay Stock Exchange-and the......

Sterlite mining project in Niyamgiri is illegal: Panel

After one stop-work order on the Rs 54,000-crore (Rs 540 billion) Posco project, a four-member panel appointed by the Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has dealt a body blow to yet......

Noise, water pollution must be checked

Billions of rupees spent on river cleaning programmes have gone down the drain. This situation cannot be allowed to continue, says Business Standard.After getting tough on air pollution, the......

Olympics: A showcase of China's prosperity

China's monumental showcase, the Olympics, begins on the auspicious Chinese "eighth of the eighth" - August 8, 2008, at 8 pm. Since it won the Olympic bid in 2001, it has pulled out all the stops......

Olympics: Timetable of events for August 10

Olympic timetable of events for Sunday, August 10 (all times IST)SWIMMING, National Aquatics Centre:From 0730: Men's 400m individual medley final; Women's 100m butterfly semi-final; Men's 400m......

Olympics: Timetable of events for August 9

Olympic timetable of events for Saturday, August 9:SWIMMING, National Aquatics Centre 1530 Men's 400m individual medley heats1631 Women's 100m butterfly heats 1758 Men's 400m freestyle heats 1751......

Now US Olympic swimmer accuses ex-coach of sexual abuse

IMAGE: USA'a Ariana Kukors swims in her women's 200m individual medley semi-final during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre July 30, 2012. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters A......

Which is the toughest sport at the Olympic Games?

IMAGE: Holly Lincoln-Smith, left, and Nicola Zagame pose during a Australian Women's Olympic Water Polo Team portrait session at Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre in Sydney. Photograph: Matt......

Is Rio on your mind? Plan ahead is the mantra!

IMAGE: The fun loving Brazil's synchronised swimming team poses for a photograph after a training session at the Maria Lenk Aquatic Centre in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Pilar Olivares/Reuters.......
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Rahul to tour 6 Mumbai-K'taka dists from Feb 24

Congress president Rahul Gandhi will tour six districts in the Mumbai-Karnataka region during his second leg of the Janaarshivada Yatra starting... ...
Now US Olympic swimmer accuses ex-coach of sexual abuse

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A year back into nature

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