Unearths 19 sites, somearound 2,000 years old A team of researchers and students from the Department of Archaeology, University of Kerala, has discovered an early historic site at Moti Cher in the Rann of Kutch, Gujarat. Explorations (in ... The Hindu, 1 month ago
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Comment · print · T T T+· T- A vagrant Great White Pelican with a few Spot-billed Pelicans at Perumbakkam in Chennai.— Photo: special arrangement Last December at Pallikaranai, while watching a flock of Spot-billed Pelicans through a ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
MUMBAI: Humayun's Tomb has stood through the great turning points in India's history. Built over four centuries ago, this architectural masterpiece has served as a template for the Taj Mahal. There have been many theories behind the building of this ...Indian Television, 1 month ago Secrets of Humayun's tomb revealed Press Trust of India, 1 month ago Secrets of Humayun’s Tomb revealed Asian Age, 1 month ago Secrets of Humayun Tomb revealed India Today, 1 month ago
'On June 15, 1965, Major A K Afridi of the Pakistan army was captured by Papa's 1 Mahar unit near Vigokot, when he accidently walked into Indian territory.' 'While he was being airlifted to Delhi from Kutch, Major Afridi made a request: He wanted to watch Sangam, the movie starring Raj Kapoor and Vyjayantimala. It was a request that the Indian Army fulfilled.' 'Major Afridi was sent with armed escorts to watch the movie in Ahmedabad and then sent to Delhi for further interrogation.' Uma ...Rediff.com, 1 day ago
Fifty years after India and Pakistan fought a six-week war on the Western front, the valour of Indian soldiers may have faded away from the public memory. But, legion of their heroism — eloquently testified in the musty war citations - remains ...Hindustan Times, 5 days ago Big Picture: 1965, fifty years later Indian Express, 1 week ago When the nation stood as one: Pages from a Indo-Pak war journal Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
A 20-day-long celebration has begun on Friday, August 28, to mark the 50th anniversary of India's victory over Pakistan in the 1965 war. A war that began as a conflict with Pakistan pushing 30,000 soldiers in civilian disguise into Jammu and ...New Indian Express, 5 days ago Nothing to celebrate in 1965 war MSN News US, 1 month ago From the Archives dated July 8, 1965 The Hindu, 1 month ago
A Hodson’s Horse tank (left) at Phillora police station. The regiment which destroyed the maximum number of enemy tanks 79 (mostly american Pattons) and 17 recoilless guns with World War II vintage Centurions was Hodson’s Horse Under Ayub Khan, ...Asian Age, 1 week ago
Factfile What: Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary (reserved under Section 18 of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972) Where: The western bank of Thane creek between Airoli and Vashi bridges Flamingo Sanctuary. Pic/Shadab Khan Total Area covered: ...Mid Day, 2 weeks ago
Here, the journey is your destination... Most of us have been bitten by the travel bug, or so we assume. These 15 road trips across India, are a must if you are one of those who believe, "To travel is to live." Bad roads, hiccups en route and unknown terrain, only add beauty to our travels. So go ahead and put these road trips on your bucket list. Rediscover your love for travelling. Experience the warmth of people you have never met before. Explore the country. Make memories. Get inspired. Let ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
With such diverse flora and fauna, we bring you a list of the biodiversity hotspots in India you need to go and check out Luis Da Villa / Age / Dinodia Boating on the Vembanad Lake1/5photos Sanjoy Ghosh Flamingoes in Sambhar Salt Lake, ...Outlook Traveller, 1 month ago
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