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Delhi University admission begins today.

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June 4, New Delhi: Admissions at the prestigious Delhi University begins on Monday with the common pre-admission forms being made available for aspiring students both online and over the counter. The university officials have cautioned students “not to rush” to sale counters for pre-admission forms and to make full use of the free information available […]

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Mathura riot: Government transfers DM and SSP.

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June 4, Mathura: The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday night transferred the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Mathura district following the communal clash in Kosi Kalan town that claimed four lives. SSP Mathura Dharamveer has been transferred and now attached with Director General of Police (DGP), headquarters, as SP, an official spokesman said here. […]

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Victoria’s Secret is the improving lives of rural Indian women.

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May 26, Chennai: Victoria’s Secret had once been criticized for using cotton picked up by child laborers, working under horrible conditions to manufacture some specific lingerie in Burkina Faso. It is  After facing the flak, the luxury lingerie wear brand has lent a helping hand and generated jobs for women back home. Traditionally confined to […]

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More sightings at Mudumalai Tiger Reserve

More sightings at Mudumalai Tiger Reserve

July 10 (The Hindu) With sighting of tigers in the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR) near here now being not as difficult as it used to be till about a year ago, the management has put in place a plan of action to step up its vigil. More sightings at Mudumalai Tiger Reserve Pointing out that […]

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Rare bird spotted after 23 years

Rare bird spotted after 23 years

The birds, belonging to the Laughing Thrush family ,are mostly found in north India and only three species of these birds are found in south India. The Wayanad Laughing Thrush a rare bird was spotted in the forest of Joida taluk after 23 years of its detection. The bird’s scientific name is Garrulax delesserti, according to […]

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UNDP brings Gulf of Mannar coral reef out of danger

UNDP brings Gulf of Mannar coral reef out of danger

June 3 (The Hindu) Thanks to the United Nations Development Programme initiative, coral reef cover along the Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve has increased from 37 percent to 43 percent between 2005 and 2009. Coral mining has stopped and joint patrolling initiatives by forest department, fisheries, coast guards and local youth have ensured stronger enforcement. […]

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From the bygone era

From the bygone era

June 1 (The Hindu) A grand edifice stands in the heart of the ancient village of Aanaiyur near Usilampatti The name Aanaiyur makes me think of old elephant stories. Not surprisingly, the name of the village comes from an elephant tale, supposedly a divine sport (thiruvilayadal) of Lord Shiva. It is believed that the short-tempered […]

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Frame their fearful symmetry

Frame their fearful symmetry

June 1 (The Hindu) CHAT K. Vijayakumar spends 300 days a year tracking and filming tigers. Why does he love them so much? Akila Kannadasan reports Early morning treks in tropical thorn forests, lunch by a wild stream, nights under the forest canopy… K.Vijayakumar’s life is enough to turn a city-dweller green with envy. As […]

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Top Honeymoon Destinations of India : India Travel

Top Honeymoon Destinations of India : India Travel

India is well known for its beautiful and diverse travel destinations and you may find world’s top romantic honeymoon destinations in India. There are a lot of honeymoon destinations in India which has natural beauty and the lonely romantic beaches at its best. The Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshdweep Islands both well known and […]

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