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Carlyle joins Cairn energy's Mike Watts to recreate magic

MUMBAI: The man who hit a jackpot under the sands of Rajasthan's Thar desert by finding over a billion barrels of oil, when nobody believed there could be any, is back — to hunt for more. Mike Watts, the maverick oil explorer credited as the geological ... Economic Times, 1 week ago

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Blinded by the Dark Side

NEW DELHI:In the cold winter night of December 1971 during the Battle of Longewala in the Thar desert, Major Kuldeep Singh Chandpuri sought air firepower from the Indian Air Force (IAF). The critical request was turned down; the IAF did not have ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Camel safari to see golden city

Tourists riding camels are silhouetted against the setting sun over the Thar Desert at Sam village. Photo: Krishnendu Halder/Reuters India's city of gold derives its nickname from an imposing, honey-coloured fort overlooking sandstone dwellings ...
 Times of Malta2 months ago Trip Tips: Dunes, ruins and cafes in India's sandy Jaisalmer  Reuters2 months ago Everything is golden Dunes ruins and cafes in sandy Jaisalmer  Hindustan Times2 months ago

Thar Complex to benefit desert people

KARACHI (PPI): People living in Thar desert area would be greatly benefited from a Thar Complex, being built by Al-Khidmat Foundation at Mithi, said former Karachi mayor and noted social workers Niamatullah Khan Advocate. He said Al-Khidmat ...
 Frontier Post6 days ago

Thar coal prospects

June 14, 2015 Nestled beneath the vast desert terrain of Tharparkar lies the solution to Pakistan's rapidly escalating power crisis. Over the course of the past few years, Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company with the continuous support of both the ...
 Business Recorder3 weeks ago
Outlook Traveller

Monsoon in Jaisalmer

The rains transform the Thar desert, bringing out the greenery and making the ruins cheer up, too Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath Madhu Kapparath A ...
 Outlook Traveller2 weeks ago
The Express Tribune

Proud sons: Melodies from Thar Desert enthrall capital residents

Nazakat and Rahat mesmerised the audience by performing their father's songs at a musical evening. PHOTO: EXPRESS Artists and writers joined two of the sons of Sadiq Faqeer to pay tribute to the highly-talented musician and singer from ...
 The Express Tribune2 weeks ago

Rain cools thirsty Thar

Rain brought beauty and relaxation to deserted Tharparkar. Watch
 SAMAA TV3 weeks ago

Beyond drought

Sindh's Thar desert has lost hundreds of lives and thousands of livelihoods in three consecutive drought years, and despite the government's relief efforts, locals fear the worst is yet to come. Groundwater is sinking, thousands of cattle have ...
 The Friday Times4 weeks ago If mother nature is unkind to Thar, the state is no less  DAWN Group1 month ago
Asian Development Bank

New solar power plant brings clean energy to Rajasthan, India -- by Energy Team

By Aniruddha Patil and V.K. Duggal As the sun blazes down on the Thar Desert, pushing solar radiation levels beyond 400 W/m2, a new renewable energy plant is now harnessing the immense power of sunlight to power Rajasthan, India's largest state. ...
 Asian Development Bank1 month ago
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