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From Nile to Israel

How a chaiwallah and his wife travelled to 16 countries.

Dec

01

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Big Challenge for Small-town IIMs, IITs

If connectivity is ever considered a top criterion for selecting sites to set up new IITs and IIMs, those in the pipeline will miss the bus.

Nov

30

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The Sound of Silk

Unlike other weaves, the Kanjeevaram sari doesn’t take easily to modernization. Is that why it is falling out of favour even with sari lovers?

Nov

30

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Luxurious Winter Resorts in India

Come hail, rain or snow, those of us with wheels on our heels don't allow the harsh cold to ground our travel plans.

Nov

30

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MNCs Deprive India of Vital Drugs

Some multinational companies (MNCs) have been delaying the launch of life-saving drugs in India years after getting monopoly rights.

Nov

28

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Why So Many Indians Flock to Gurus

India is a country of more than a billion people and tens of thousands of gurus.

Nov

28

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Delhi Media Gossip Sets Indian Twitter Abuzz

Unverified Twitter accounts like "Lutyens' Spice", "Lutyens Masala" are dishing out a good dose of gossip and rumours about Delhi's politicians, journalists and businessmen.

Nov

27

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E-visa For 43 Countries to be Rolled Out Tomorrow

Visitors from over 40 countries, including Israel, Palestine, Germany and the US, will be able to avail of the much-awaited electronic visa facility from tomorrow.

Nov

25

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Tejpal and Tehelka a Year on From Sexual Assault Allegation

A year after an allegation of sexual assault led to his arrest on a rape charge, Tarun Tejpal, the founder of Tehelka magazine, is once again in the spotlight.

Nov

25

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Doctors Push Sales of Exotic Fruit Kiwi

Doctors, patients and WhatsApp push the exotic fruit, owing to its medicinal properties that are believed to help fight the dreaded dengue fever.

Nov

25

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The Dangerous Beauty of the Himalayas

When The Wave Comes From The Mountain, documents an area of the Himalayas in Nepal and across the border in India.

Nov

25

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Socially Apart

Both the public and private sectors have underestimated the human imperative to behave socially.

Nov

24

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Inside Indian Guru Rampal's Ashram

Controversial Indian guru Rampal's ashram in northern India saw pitched battles earlier this week between thousands of supporters and police trying to arrest their leader.

Nov

24

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Inside India's Model Village Punsari

Punsari, a village in Gujarat, has been dubbed a "model village" by the state government and is attracting hordes of visitors from other parts of India wanting to replicate the model.

Nov

24

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Indians Conferred Sainthood by Pope Francis

Father Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sister Euphrasia were conferred sainthood by Pope Francis in Vatican City in a moment of elation and spiritual fervour for the Christians in India.

Nov

24

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Pakistani Taliban Bid to Set up Cells in India

Factions of TTP have time and again issued threats against India and have even owed allegiance to newly formed Al-Qaida in Indian Subcontinent.

Nov

22

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Why Dutee Chand Can Change Sports

The teenage sprinter will fight the controversial ‘gender test’—which she is a victim of—before the highest sports tribunal in Switzerland.

Nov

22

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India to Offer Online Visas to 45 Countries

India will offer online visa facilities for 45 countries including US, Australia, Germany.

Nov

22

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The 104 Year Old Hyderabadi Tea Biscuit

For Hyderabadis, a lot happens over Osmania biscuits and the popular Irani chai.

Nov

22

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Info on Blood Diamonds Could Help India

There are a lot of blood diamonds related to HSBC and that will interest India.

Nov

20

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India Has World’s Largest Number of Voluntary Givers

If "achhe din" can be measured in terms of giving, India tops the charts when it comes to the largest number of volunteers anywhere in the world

Nov

20

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Controversial Indian Guru to Appear in Court

A controversial Indian guru is set to appear in court after the police arrested him.

Nov

20

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Formula One May Return to Indian Shores in 2016

The Indian Grand Prix was dropped from the 2014 calendar after three successful seasons, owing to tax and bureaucratic hurdles.

Nov

20

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Mind-blowing Ancient Hindu Discoveries

From the invention of the decimal system in mathematics to the noble philosophy of ahimsa, Hindus have contributed their share in all fields of knowledge and learning.

Nov

19

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Indian Fantasies Take Wings

A recent online sales survey of 'fun adult products' shows how adventurous and experimental they can get in private.

Nov

19

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India Police Vow to Arrest Guru

Police in India's Haryana state are continuing an operation to arrest a Hindu guru.

Nov

19

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How One Man Transformed This Gujarat Village

Punsari village, barely 100 km from Ahmedabad, could be a textbook case of development.

Nov

18

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Music Gives India's Slum Children a Voice

India is home to some of the richest but also some of the poorest people in the world.

Nov

18

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How Technology is Checking Health Corruption in India

The most important thing is to get back the patient-doctor trust in India.

Nov

18

2014

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Vape is Word of the Year for Oxford Dictionaries

The word, which was first used in the 1980s, can be employed as a verb to mean inhaling and exhaling the vapour produced by electronic cigarettes

Nov

18

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Indian Police Storm Ashram in Hunt For Godman

Supporters of a controversial Indian guru have clashed with police who tried to storm his fortified ashram and arrest him.

Nov

18

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India Has World's Largest Youth Population

With 356 million 10-24 year-olds, India has the world's largest youth population

Nov

17

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Phone Use May Lead to Brain Cancer

The longer someone talks over the phone - in terms of hours and years - the more likely is he/she to develop glioma, a deadly form of brain cancer

Nov

17

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India Cashing in on Ancient Remedies

India’s new government has launched a drive to promote the country’s ancient therapies as it seeks to cash in on the multi-billion dollar global market for holistic medicine.

Nov

17

2014

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Ideal Winter Holiday Destinations in India

From the Himalayan peaks blanketed in glistening snow to verdant hill towns down south, here are some of the best escapes in India that are ideal for your winter vacation.

Nov

14

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Government Launches Initiative to Send 25,000 Students to India

Starting from 2015/16, the campaign 'Generation UK-India' will pave the way for up to 25,000 young people to secure work placements and teaching opportunities in India

Nov

13

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A Sweet Record

A shop owner from Tapeswaram in Andhra Pradesh prepared a gigantic laddu weighing a whopping 17323 pounds.

Nov

12

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Jump in Indian Student Enrollment Supports U.S. Graduate Schools

More foreign students are enrolling in U.S. graduate schools, with an influx of Indians making up for a slowing flow of students from China

Nov

12

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Why Sterlize

Deaths focus attention on India's birth control policies.

Nov

12

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Silent Suffering: India's Women Are on Their Own

Patriarchal mindsets that treat women as second-class citizens will not change unless and until families change their own belief systems.

Nov

12

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Prostitution in Ancient India

In Indian mythology there are many references of high-class prostitution in the form of celestial demigods acting as prostitutes.

Nov

11

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The Sartorialist Sweeps Into New Delhi

From New Delhi taxi drivers in crisp white linen suits to delivery men in Mumbai who mix plaids with apparent ease, the way Indians dress has surprised Scott Schuman.

Nov

11

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Goddess Durga's Army

Inside an Indian camp for radical Hindu women

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