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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 Express, 2 weeks ago

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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 Malta3 weeks ago Desert safari: The dunes, ruins and cafes in Jaisalmer  IBNLive India News1 month ago Trip Tips: Dunes, ruins and cafes in India's sandy Jaisalmer  Reuters1 month ago Dunes, ruins and cafes in India's sandy city of gold  Malay Mail1 month ago
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Jaisalmer and the Silk Route: An intimate acquaintance in the desert

Once upon a time, Jaisalmer was a busy pit stop on the Silk Route. Centuries later, the Thar Desert still carries the indelible marks made by merchants and farmers, warriors and musicians Image: Bijoy Venugopal A Manganiyar musician sings of love, loss and ...
 Forbes India1 month ago
The Telegraph

Ostrich, you just made us older

An abundance of handcrafted stone tools and ostrich eggs discovered in India's Thar desert have provided fresh evidence pushing back the antiquity of modern humans in the subcontinent by tens of thousands of years. In excavations at sites stretching from arid ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago
DAWN Group

Women turn Thar drought into a lesson on sustainability

KARACHI: When a group of women in the remote village of Sadhuraks in Pakistan's Thar Desert, some 800 km from Karachi were asked if they would want to be born a woman in their next life, the answer from each was a resounding no . They have every ...
 DAWN Group2 months ago Women Turn Drought into a Lesson on Sustainability  Africa News Wire2 months ago

Reverse Osmosis plants will be installed in Achro Thar, Badin and Mirpur Khas.

In Sindh, 500 Reverse Osmosis (RO) Plants will be installed in desert areas under the fourth phase of Drinking Water Hub project to provide clean drinking water to the people. According to official sources, the areas where RO plants will be ...
 Radio Pakistan5 days ago
DAWN Group

To Thar, with love: Sufi band The Sketches take the desert by storm

An area otherwise known for its arid climate and pressing issues of drought, Tharparkar echoed with sound as Jamshoro-based sufi band 'The Sketches' decided to hold a concert on the sandy dunes of the desert. Attended by Tharis, the concert which ...
 DAWN Group5 days ago

CM says government is providing clean water to Tharparkar.

Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has announced free distribution of wheat in Thar until the famine-hit desert area receives sufficient rains. Addressing a public gathering at Chhachhro town of District Tharparkar, the chief minister said government ...
 Radio Pakistan1 month ago

Locals submit fresh memorandum opposing windmills in Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer: An agitation for stopping fresh allotment of land for windmills has started again at the Desert Camel Safari Track area in Sam sand dunes. Protesting against the windmill units near the camel safari track at Kuldhara, Khaba on Wednesday, ...
 Times of India6 days ago
Seeking Alpha

Thar's Gold (And Silver Too) In Them Thar Hills: Discover Clifton Mining Company

10:30 AM ET | About: Clifton Mining Co. (CFTN) by: Subscribers to SA PRO had an early look at this article. Learn more about PRO » Summary Clifton Mining Company is a gold nugget waiting to be discovered by the investing community. CFTN is ...
 Seeking Alpha1 week ago
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