13165 Articles Related to "subcontinent"

Why iodine is important during pregnancy and for new mothers

In India, the entire population is prone to Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) due to deficiency of iodine in the soil of the subcontinent and consequently the food d...

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‘They all became animals’: My grandfather remembers the trauma and violence of India’s Partition

Despite witnessing or hearing about unbelievable cruelties, my Dada has an almost diasporic longing to return to the subcontinent.

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In subcontinent, players get more leeway in terms of retirement: Steve Waugh

HIGHLIGHTS    • Waugh believes that Australia has the best phasing out p...

3 months ago . 36 views

28 INDIAN INVENTIONS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD.

1. THE HINDU NUMBER SYSTEM.   With decimal place-value and a symbol for zero, this system was the ancestor of ...

5 months ago . 131 views

Balakot was epicentre of jihad in South Asia: Book

In the book, historian Ayesha Jalal had contended that the idea and practice of jihad had a long tradition in the Indian subcontinent with Balakot as its epicentre....

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Who Is to Blame for Partition? Above All, Imperial Britain

LONDON — Seventy years ago this week, India and Pakistan became independent from the British Empire. The celebrations were cut short as the...

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The golden dussehra of Mysore

The triumph of good over evil is what is celebrated at the festival of Dussehra (Dasara), which is also known as Vijayadashami. Dussehra marks the end of “Nav...

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Interesting facts about the history of Indian currency that might intrigue you

Ancient Indians were among the earliest issuers of coins in the world with the history of Indian currency dating back centuries. However, paper currency was intro...

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The History of Afghanistan

A study of the history of Afghanistan reveals how a nation can be effected by its geography. For centuries Afghanistan remained a gateway to the Indian subcontine...

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24th August 1608: The First Representative of the East India Company Lands in Surat.

The East India Company was a British joint stock company founded in 1600 to carry out the trade with the East Indies (a term used to refer to South and South East...

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Bharat Arun says strong pool of bowlers key to Indian cricket team’s consistency.

  The Indian team, known as one of the batting powerhouses in world cricket, has their bowlers to thank for much of their success this past ye...

1 year ago . 174 views

​Suspected Al Qaeda-linked terrorist arrested in Delhi

New Delhi: In a major breakthrough, Indian agencies have captured a charged Al Qaeda-connected terrorist from New Delhi on Wednesday. Syed Mohammed Zisha...

2 years ago . 323 views

United State keeps Pakistan on list of countries providing 'safe haven' to terrorists

Washington: The US on Wednesday listed Pakistan among the countries and locales giving "safe havens" to terrorists, saying terror groups like the LeT and ...

2 years ago . 201 views

Warning to India, Al Qaeda says will target those who kill 'Kashmiri brothers'

New Delhi: Shifting its concentration to the Indian subcontinent, feared terror outfit al Qaida has cautioned that it will target Indian security establishments and...

2 years ago . 205 views

Spice of India Brings Punjabi Cuisine to St. Louis County

Sukhjinder Singh has a new feather to put in his growing cap as-as restaurateur: His latest venture, Spice of Asian nation (10633 Page Avenue, 618-225-7838...

2 years ago . 202 views

Steve O’Keefe’s deadly spell reminds Darren Lehmann of Mitchell Johnson

Steve O’Keefe was just as devastating as Mitchell Johnson in 2013 Adelaide Ashes test, feels Australia train Darren Lehmann who's watching for India to co...

2 years ago . 204 views

To steal Virat Kohli’s thunder, Australia play this trick on India cricket team

Australia cricket team is leaving no stone unturned in its effort to try and win a check fit in India for the primary time in view that 2004. On Tuesday, C...

2 years ago . 239 views

Funds withdraw Rs 39.4 k cr amid US Fed rate hike fears

India-focused funds and worldwide diversified funds that had put intensely in India's value markets till September, have turned net venders since October on the...

2 years ago . 153 views

 
 

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How One 'Informal Meeting' Changed Sourav Ganguly's World, Who's Now S...

Touted as one of the best captains to have ever led the Indian cricket team into international cricket, Sourav Ganguly is a well regarded member of the our nation...

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Man Digs Pit To Bury Daughter, Finds Baby Buried Alive In Earthen Pot

Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh: Hitesh Kumar Sirohi, the trader, rescued the girl and fed her milk using cotton. The girl is currently admitted to a private hospital.

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Travel on the cards? Here are five beautiful countries where Indians c...

With India’s rank slipping five positions from 81st to 86th as per the Henley Passport Index, the commotion among Indian travellers is obvious.

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Kal Penn tells Lilly Singh why he doesn’t eat at Indian restaurants: ‘...

Indian-origin actor Kal Penn told Lilly Singh a humorous anecdote about why he is hesitant to eat at Indian restaurants. “It’s very simple, our people l...

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Comfort before style: Hailey Baldwin rocks her wedding with sneakers

Adding comfort to fashion has become a style statement these days and model Hailey Baldwin knows how to carry the mix well.

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Watch | The Hindu Explains: Why is Turkey bombing Syria?

A video explainer with The Hindu's International Affairs Editor Stanly Johny speaking about why Ankara is ready to risk NATO’s ire over a defence deal w...

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#BudgetBuys: Top 5 Aloe Vera Gels under Rs 500 in India
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Kids Carve Out Carrom Board In Mud, Anand Mahindra Says 'India Has Zer...

By now we all know just how religiously Anand Mahindra recognises and appreciates all things jugaad on his social media page. 

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‘Rekha was honest about everything and Bollywood tried to tame her’: b...

The television journalist reveals the approach he took in writing about one of Hindi cinema’s most enigmatic stars.  

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This may be the real reason behind Rahul's resignation

After Congress lost 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Sonia Gandhi had instituted the Antony Committee for an official post-mortem.  

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Top 5 Best Gardening Tools in India
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There's A Fish That Can Live On Land. Officials In US State Want It De...

The department is now trying to figure out if the fish has spread from the pond as it looks to prevent the species from reaching other bodies of water in Georgia, M...

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#FlashbackFriday: 15 Pictures From Bollywood That You Completely Forgo...

It's Friday, which means now is the perfect time to open our archives and look back at everything that rocked our lives back in the day. Bollywood is a wonder...

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REVIEW OF THE TWO FACED CHOCOLATE BAR EYESHADOW PALLETE
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5 Thoughts Every Delhiite Who Hates Burning Crackers Has During The Di...

Diwali is almost here and just when everyone's super thrilled about celebrating the festival, some of us are having sleepless nights at the thought of those kid...

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The Notoriously Famous Chor Bazaar Might Be Shifted From Subhash Park,...

Kabari Bazaar, popularly known as Chor Bazaar, might get a new address. This weekly market takes place at Subhash Park near the Red Fort and sees droves of people...

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U.K. to issue coin in honour of Mahatma Gandhi

The U.K. government has decided to issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, said Britain’s Chancellor of the Exche...

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Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: Packs a punch for its price
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Karnataka Villagers Stumble Upon '7-Headed' Snake Skin Near Temple & T...

In Hindu mythology, Shesha is depicted as a giant serpent that floats coiled in space, or an ocean to form the bed on which Vishnu lies.

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Selfie in loo, Rs 51,000 in MP government’s scheme for newly-weds

The initiative is aimed at ensuring that toilets are constructed in every household in Madhya Pradesh.

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Central Government Employees DA calculation: How Dearness Allowance is...

Central Government Employees DA calculation: The Union government has decided to increase the Dearness Allowance of central government employees by 5 per cent over ...

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Grandmothers May Have Played A much Bigger Role In Human Evolution

Grandmothers are as much loved for their homemade pie as they are for the love and affection they showered on us as grandchildren. But Science has also proved what ...

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Apple AirPods (2nd Gen) Review
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जब इंसान बिना चाबी के कोई ताला नही बनाता तो हमलोग ऐसे किंयु सोचते है कि परमात्मा आप ऐसी मुसीबत में डालेगा जिसका हल ही ना हो!!
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