37 Articles Related to "villages"

Documentary On Farmer From Remote Himalayan Village Nominated For Oscars

Indian Documentary Nominated For Oscars 2019: Speaking about the documentary, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said it will inspire young people to ...

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In These villages, Bride Marries Groom's Sister To "Protect Him"

The male deities of three Gujarat villages were bachelors and in order to show respect to them, the villagers keep the groom at home.

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In Some Gujarat villages, Grooms are Not Allowed to Attend Own Wedding

The custom is followed by tribals living in at least three villages in Gujarat, Surkheda, Sanada and Ambal as a mark of respect for their resident male deities who ...

4 months ago . 37 views

All About Lal Dora Land

Since the Delhi government is all set to start the process of extending Lal Dora areas in all its 360 villages, it is safe to say that more and more agricultural la...

6 months ago . 77 views

Abandoned Ghost villages For Sale In Spain

Spain's countryside is dotted with hamlets like Iglesias' that are being sold after their owners abandoned them.

6 months ago . 58 views

Indonesia Likely To Leave Quake-Flattened villages As Mass Graves

Indonesia: Officials said Saturday the death toll had climbed to 1,649 with more than a thousand feared still missing in the seaside city on Sula...

1 year ago . 187 views

Yamuna crosses danger mark in Delhi, water enters five Haryana villages

People residing in the district have evacuated their houses as the Karnal district administration has sounded alert following sudden rise in the water flow of Yamun...

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Over 100 Stranded Tourists Airlifted by IAF as Landslides Hit North Sikkim

The helicopters made several sorties from Gangtok and Sevoke and nearly 100 people, including elderly persons, women, and children, were evacuated from remote vil...

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From 'Miyon ka Bara' to 'Mahesh Nagar', How Rajasthan Govt is Renaming 'Muslim-Sounding' villages

According to sources, the decision was taken after local residents in these villages complained of the ‘Muslim-sounding’ names of their villages.

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Hey Virat, do your bit to eliminate single-use plastic… maybe carry your own bottle to the dressing room

The Swachh Bharat campaign, admirable though it is, imagines that it can sweep the plastic away from public places. But where to? The city dump yards have been full...

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Farmers' protest: Kisan union calls for Bharat Bandh on June 12 as agitation intensifies

Several kisan morchas launched 'Gaon Bandh' agitation on Friday, during which no eatables would be supplied from villages to cities.

1 year ago . 194 views

Middle East, Africa seek India’s help to light up their villages

Jordan, Syria and nations in sub-Saharan Africa have evinced interest in state-run Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) bringing electricity to their villages<...

1 year ago . 116 views

The 35 Most Amazing and Famous Temples in India

India is a land of diversity, with varied cultures, festivals, and beautiful temples. Temples can be found everywhere—from the hilly areas of the Himalayas ...

1 year ago . 321 views

After Criticism, Centre's Clarification On Electrification Of "All villages"

On Sunday, the government announced all villages in India had been electrified 12 days ahead of a deadline set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

1 year ago . 117 views

Facts about Indian temples that can keep you up at night!

1.Miraculous temples of India   India is a land of diversity. India is a land of varied cultures. India is a l...

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Not all ghost stories are fiction, at least in Uttarakhand

Abject lack of employment in the hill districts has led to large-scale migration to the plains, leaving entire mountain villages uninhabited.  ...

1 year ago . 120 views

Mass Grave Of 28 Hindus Killed By Rohingya Militants Found In Rakhine, Says Myanmar Army

Myanmar's army said Sunday it had discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of 28 Hindus, including women and children, in violence-wracked Rakhine state, b...

2 years ago . 227 views

20 Interesting Facts about India Tourism

An incredible nation with natural wonders, man-made wonders, paradoxes, religions, rituals, beliefs, celebrations and festivals- yes, we are talking about India. Si...

2 years ago . 191 views

Unsung Real Life Heroes Of Madhya Pradesh

Do you apprehend Chandra Shekhar Azad, Tatya Tope, Makhanlal Chaturvedi, Lata Mangeshkar, B R Ambedkar or Shivraj Singh Chauhan? clearly, you do. however does one a...

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The Baffling Cases Of Women’s Braids Being Mysteriously Chopped Off

A strange fear has gripped the women of Haryana and adjoining areas of Delhi in the past few days. At least 15 incidents of women's braids being mysteriously ch...

2 years ago . 232 views

 
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Whenever we want a quick run away from the maddening chaos of the city, we look no farther than Pondicherry. This tropical paradise has so much to offer in abundanc...

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A List Of Awesome Off-Beat Places In Thailand That Are Not Bangkok Or ...

Indian travelers often fail to realize that Thailand is so much more than its capital city and here's a list to prove it.  

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Rs 2,000 note introduced to curb black money, hoarding stopped from pr...

The Rs 2,000 note, which was brought into the system after demonetisation to curb black money and hoarding, has now been completely stopped from printing due to p...

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10 of the Best Telegram Crypto Channels

Telegram’s token might have received short shrift from the SEC, but its messaging app has been embraced everywhere by everyone. 300 million users attest to th...

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Sourav Ganguly To Discuss MS Dhoni's Future With Selectors On October ...

MS Dhoni took a sabbatical from cricket after India's 50-over World Cup campaign ended with the semi-final loss against New Zealand.

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Over 300 alleged users have been arrested around the world, based on leads shared with 38 countries.

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Karwa Chauth 2019: Moonrise Time, Rituals, Dos And Don'ts - Know All A...

Karwa Chauth Date 2019: Karwa Chauth fast time is from 6:27 am to 8:16 pm. Karwa Chauth moonrise timing is 8:16 pm. Karwa Chauth fast is broken after seeing the m...

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Why Do Passports Only Come In Four Colours?

There are many variations in the shades of blue, black, green and red used for passports

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New Bajaj Chetak Electric Unveiled – 7 Things You Should Know

The Chetak EV promises to offer a claimed range of 95 kilometres on a full charge, deliveries to commence from January 2020 onward

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MS Dhoni Explains How He Deals With Negativity And Frustration

MS Dhoni has been out of action since India's loss to New Zealand in the World Cup 2019 semi-final as he took a sabbatical and pursued other interests.

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11 Reasons You Should Be Having More Orgasms

Clearly, we don't need to convince you to have sex. It's hard-wired into our brains to propagate the species. And anyway, it feels pretty awesome. But her...

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Supermodel Bella Hadid is World's Most Beautiful Woman According to Sc...

Scientists determining the most beautiful woman on the planet according to the 'Golden Ratio of Beauty Phi Standards' have picked the Victoria's Secret ...

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Angry Customer Creates Hilarious 'Oyo Ruined My Anniversary' Website t...

'I wanted to let the world know how Oyo ruined my first wedding anniversary so thought I should write something about it,' the customer wrote on his website...

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Ask any 90s kids, what was the first car their family owned?   Most of them would answer Maruti 800.   ...

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US Sanctions Turkey, Trump Says Ready To "Swiftly Destroy" Its Economy

The actions came hours after regime troops returned for the first time in years to parts of northeastern Syria, invited by Kurdish fighters desperate for protecti...

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Facebook officially launches its cryptocurrency Libra despite defectio...

• Despite several high-profile defections and intense criticism from US regulators and politicians, Facebook officially launches ...

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10 Instances Which Prove Sourav Ganguly Will Always Be The Fearless Ki...

Even as a person who places humility at par with talent when choosing favourite athletes, I have always loved Sourav Ganguly. Yes, he isn't exactly modest, but ...

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Kareena Kapoor on pay parity in Bollywood: ‘Please pay me as much as A...

Kareena Kapoor was at the MAMI film festival when she was asked about pay disparity in Bollywood when it comes to male and female actors. She said she would &lsqu...

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Man With 90 Lakhs Deposit In Crisis-Hit PMC Bank Dies Hours After Prot...

PMC Bank Crisis: Sanjay Gulati, 51, went for a protest march outside a city court on Monday morning and had been under stress because of his deposit being stuck in ...

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Irfan Pathan Set To Make Acting Debut In Tamil Movie Starring Vikram

Irfan Pathan announced that he is all set to make his acting debut in South Indian movie starring South superstar Vikram

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