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Villagers living along LoC flee their homes after cross-border firing

A chain of border hamlets along the Line of Control wear a deserted look with villagers abandoning their houses to escape the shelling and firing from across the border. Mortar marks on the......

BJP backs new Arunachal govt; denies orchestrating Congress exodus

The 44 legislators, including Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu, who deserted the Congress party on Friday and joined the People's Party of Arunachal, are set to form a new......

PHOTOS: An Eid like no other

The roads wear a deserted look, security personnel crowd about on street corners, there’s no sound and an uneasy calm pervades the atmosphere.  While the world marks Eid-al-Adha, the......

Clashes in Kashmir despite curfew, 40 injured

IMAGE: A woman passes through security personnel on a deserted street during the 63rd day of curfew. Photograph: Umar Ganie At least 40 people, including security personnel, were injured in......

'In Kashmir, we're in a tunnel with no light at the end'

IMAGE: An elderly man walks on a deserted street in Srinagar. Photograph: Umar Ganie   'We have made no effort in recent years to build a national opinion on Kashmir amongst political......

Tracking the Bank of Baroda money trail, from Vikaspuri to Hong Kong

Operating from a largely empty office in a deserted building in West Delhi, Gurucharan Singh's Dhawan Creative apparently clocked trades 10 times its capital in a few months. Image: Dhawan dealt......

Ghost airports haunt Modi's infrastructure dreams

Image: The exterior view of arrival lounges is seen at the Jaisalmer Airport in desert state of Rajasthan. Photograph: Anindito Mukherjee/Reuters Across India, more than half of the 100-odd......

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......

Of a deserted office and a man who is giving Samsung sleepless nights

Shaikh Allauddin Pakir Maiddin is giving sleepless nights to the top brass of South Korean consumer electronics maker Samsung and its chairman, Lee Kun-hee, the richest man in that country. But,......

Meet the Indian techies who sold their firm to Apple

Vipul Ved Prakash describes himself as a “hacker, entrepreneur, desert rat” on his Twitter profile. Rishab Aiyer Ghosh, on the other hand, calls himself the “invisible hand......

Egypt's first woman rally driver shows desert racing not for men only

‘You're a girl, you can't race. Girls can barely drive on asphalt, let alone race in a desert’ IMAGE: Desert rally driver Yara Shalaby. Photograph: Facebook. When Yara Shalaby got......

10 beautiful moments from Pat Farmer's Spirit of India Run

He ran past beautiful villages, stunning deserts, verdant fields... running 4,400 km in 64 days on the Spirit of India run. Australian Ultra-marathon legend Pat Farmer completed his Spirit of India......

Death-over skills desert Stokes in Brathwaite assault

Ben Stokes's death-over heroics had been crucial to England's successful World Twenty20 campaign but it took just four deliveries against Carlos Brathwaite in the final on Sunday to shatter the......

Speculation ends! DDCA gets clearance to host World T20 semi-final

IMAGE: The R P Mehra Block at the Feroz Shah Kotla ground wears a deserted look during the ICC World Twenty20 Group 1 match between England and Afghanistan, on Wednesday, March 23. Photograph:......

Qatar considering tented desert camps for World Cup fans

IMAGE: Construction work goes on at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, Qatar. Photograph: Reuters.. Organisers of Qatar's 2022 World Cup are considering a proposal to house football fans......
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