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10 Things to Know about Rajasthan
International Business Times India

10 Things to Know about Rajasthan

Thar Desert, Rajasthan Creative Commons The Indian state of Rajasthan is one of the most colourful places in the country, where one cannot help dreaming about Scheherazade and magic carpets. With desert spread across kilometers and bumpy camel ... International Business Times India, 5 hours ago
Daily life of indians with thier camels Xinhua News Agency, 1 week ago

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This Week Bangalore

Desert music enthralls Bangalore

The Manganiars, the well-known folk musicians from the Thar Desert, performed in the city recently. Their songs have passed on from generation to generation as a form of oral history of the desert. They sing songs about Alexander the Great, about ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago RENOWNED FOLK MUSICIANS OF RAJASTHAN PERFORMS AT GREENWOOD HIGH  This Week Bangalore2 weeks ago

Kutle Khan Project charms Gurgaon residents

Imagine the sights and sounds of Rajasthan - a cool blissful evening, time like the expanse of the Thar Desert and the full-throated, soulful music of folk singers - in the middle of an urban jungle like Gurgaon! Residents of the Millennium City ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

A tragedy changes lives of 1.4 million amputees worldwide

It was a traumatic road accident in the thick of Thar desert in the early seventies that left young IAS officer Devendra Raj Mehta confined to bed for months and inspired him to set up a centre that has changed the lives of 1.4 million amputees ...
 Business Standard1 month ago PTI - AMPUTEES - A tragedy changes lives of 1.4 million amputees worldwide  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago
The Nation Pakistan

Thar Coal: From dark to the light

- Geological survey of Pakistan reveals that 175 billion ton of coal is buried under the Thar Desert. According to a study 100,000 MW of power for 300 years can be generated from this coal. These coal reserves alone are equivalent to total combined ...
 Pakistan Observer2 days ago Thar coal project to start producing 330MW in 3 years  Pakistan Observer2 months ago Thar coal to start producing 330MW in 3 years: Engro CEO  The Nation Pakistan2 months ago

Small-scale family farming direly needed in Thar: SEARCH

KARACHI: Society for Environmental Actions, Re-Construction and Humanitarian (SEARCH) Pakistan said various reports published in media have said Tharparkar has continually been declared as drought calamity hit area in 1968, 1978, 1985, 1986, 1987, ...
 Daily Times1 week ago Hungry Thar needs small-scale family farming  Daily Times1 week ago

Thar Coalfields' project: Sindh government fails to initiate 'Water Master Plan'

July 15, 2014 Despite the passage of over seven years since its approval, Sindh government has failed to initiate the project "Water Master Plan for Thar Coalfields." Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) had approved the project in ...
 Business Recorder1 week ago

India Sets Its Sight On Desert Renewables ...

The tabled 'desert mission' is at an early stage, but it represents the latest boost to India's Solar Mission, which aims to bring 20GW of solar capacity online by 2022. The Indian government has opened a new front in its high-profile Solar Mission ...
 EFYTimes.com2 weeks ago

Govt Looking To Chart The Deserts With Rs 2 ...

The scheme is reported to entail an investment of Rs 20,83,500 million. The government of India is looking to tap into the enormous renewable energy potential of the deserts by initiating a renewable energy generation capacity (both solar and wind) ...
 EFYTimes.com3 weeks ago
Business Standard India

Govt plans Rs 2 lakh-cr solar and wind power projects in deserts

Powergrid Corporation has already submitted its report detailing the renewable potential available, cost of setting up the projects and economic viability Sudheer Pal Singh | New Delhi July 4, 2014 Last Updated at 00:30 IST With depleting fossil ...
 Business Standard India3 weeks ago
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