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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......

How HPCL's dream of a refinery in Rajasthan turned sour

The Congress government during its reign between 2008 to 2013 under Ashok Gehlot as the chief minister offered several sops to the people by way of subsidised food grains, pension, free medicine......

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......

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......
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Rats left to race in peace

Unlike the mythical pied piper who lured rats from the city of Hamelin to a waterhole, where they all drowned, the households in Laporiya village... ...

http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/features/rats-left-to-race-in-peace/article7383594.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
The Great Indian camel safari

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. INDIA (eTN) , July 1 -- "Camel trips, as I suspected all... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/The-Great-Indian-camel-safari/7425350
Broken city

Kaleidoscope City: A Year in Varanasi Piers Moore Ede Bloomsbury Pp 186 Rs 399 THIS SLIM book packs a punch, touching on all aspects of that... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/industry/jobs/kaleidoscope-city-book-review-broken-city/91057/
Carlyle to invest $500 m in Magna Energy

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Magna, Carlyle Group said in a statement, will primarily focus on development and production with... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/business/carlyle-to-invest-500-m-in-magna-energy/article7343477.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
ONGC powers nation's crude oil output rise

India's crude oil production rose marginally by 0.8 per cent in May on the back of improved performance by state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=129105

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