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Quake aftermath: 'For us, it is like Delhi losing Qutub Minar'

For people living in Kathmandu, the destruction of the iconic Dharhara Tower, was not just a physical loss, but also loss of the nation's tangible cultural history, robbing it of its architectural......

3 Tibetan activists held in Delhi

Three Tibetan activists were detained on Wednesday morning when they were going towards Qutub Minar to protest against Chinese Defence Minister Gen Liang Guanglie's visit. The police detained......

Delhi's monuments to get audio guides

After installing audio-guide system for tourists in Qutub Minar, the Archaeological Survey of India has now decided to extend the facility to all ticketed monuments in the national capital in view......

Red Fort, Qutub Minar in Dubai

Residents of Dubai and visitors there can have a glimpse of the Red Fort, the Qutub Minar and other such historic monuments of Delhi in the capital of the United Arab Emirates from October 26. The......

Laloo decries VHP's bid to enter Qutub Minar

Former Bihar chief minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Laloo Prasad Yadav on Monday said that the Vishwa Hindu Parishad's attempt at conducting a pooja at the premises of the Qutub Minar in New......

Google to build biggest campus outside US in Hyderabad

Google will set up its first own campus in Asia in Hyderabad - its biggest outside the US - at an investment of  Rs 1,000 crore (Rs 10 billion). This will double its headcount in India to......

50 years later, will Moore's Law last?

A 2005 photograph of Gordon E Moore While chips have become ubiquitous, Moore’s Law has remained a self-fulfilling prophecy even half a century later. Not bad for an industry where the time......

Taj Mahal emerges as top Google Street View destination

Agra's tourist attraction Taj Mahal has emerged as the most popular in Asia for global 'virtual travellers', according to Google. "Taj Mahal has emerged as one of the most popular Asian places for......

6 policy measures to kick-start India's prime infra projects

Infrastructure is clearly the "elephant in the room." With able implementation, the elephant may well start dancing soon, and with it the Indian economy, says Vinayak Chatterjee. Construction......

We help millions of students keep up with technology. Dell helps us do the same.

NIIT relies on Dell Virtualization Solutions with PowerEdge Servers. And thanks to the Intel Xeon Processor Series NIIT enjoys industry-leading energy efficiency along with intelligent performance......

'S D Burman never forgot he was a prince'

'When it came to S D Burman, a Guide song was completely different from a Tere Mere Sapne song which was completely different from a Sharmilee song. Except for their quality, there is nothing to......

Review: Million Dollar Arm suffers from Disney's brand of stereotyping

Million Dollar Arm may have a point when it questions the treatment of players as commodities and not humans, it overdoes the white saviour bit, says Paloma Sharma. Dear Disney, This was......

Bollywood is not done with 2010 yet

It's been an interesting year so far. While viewers lapped up slow-budget films like Ishqiya, Peepli [Live], Udaan and Love Sex Aur Dhoka, star power reigned supreme with the success of films like......

SRK's classroom is fun!

I always wanted to be a teacher,' reveals Shah Rukh Khan on the first episode of his new game show for Star Plus, Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain, which made its debut on April 25 amidst huge......

Sunday has comedy but no thrills

Behind every murder there is a method, motive and mystery. Leave out one and you won't really get anywhere. Put it all together and you know who did it. The theory of crime and guilt, however, is......

2014 CWG: QBR goes to Qutub Minar, India leg ends

The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was showcashed at the historic Qutub Minar as the QBR's India leg ended on the second day of its stop in New Delhi on Sunday. The Queen's......

'We would one day succeed in including polo as an Olympic sport'

Polo is regarded as the sport of kings. It was played by the likes of Darius, Genghis Khan and Alexander the Great. In India, it was widely played in medieval times, which is evidenced by the fact......

CWG 2014: Queen's Baton showcased at India Gate

The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was taken at the historic India Gate by the country's top sportspersons in a low-key event on the first day of its India stop on Saturday.......

2014 CWG Queen's Baton makes low-key entry into India

The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was given a ceremonial reception by top Indian sportspersons and officials, including Indian Olympic Association acting chief Vijay Kumar......

My team is capable of playing in the semis: Afridi

His team is the surprise of the tournament thus far. - Memorable knocks before the knock outs And no one is more content than Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi. "We have worked hard for this......
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Cloaked in tranquility

Not many people visiting Ajmer for the first time know about the exquisite mosque complex, not far from the famous Darga Shareef, popularly known... ...

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Monuments missing, National Monuments Authority seeks revision of list

NEW DELHI: The National Monuments Authority (NMA) has asked the Archaeological Survey of India to re-examine the list of protected monuments,... ...

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Literally off the trail

Alison de Barros A few months ago, a post appeared on my Facebook timeline regarding a Himalayan adventure and being the adventure enthusiast... ...

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Akalis demand memorial for Master Tara Singh

LUDHIANA: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leaders demanded a memorial of Master Tara Singh at a state-level function organized in the city on Thursday to... ...

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Saffronisation of Education!Modi govt to replace NCERT history textbooks

Union Human Resources Development (HRD) Ministry and NCERT has thus decided to fix flaws in history textbooks after several Right-wing leaders,... ...

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