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Train coaches will soon come with exciting wildlife images

Train coaches will soon come with exciting wildlife images

NEW DELHI, SEPTEMBER 20 The bland and barren coaches of passenger trains may soon have exciting images of tigers, cranes, trees and other wildlife painted on them. Indian Railway is actively considering a proposal of the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to paint coaches and stations with the images of wildlife to spread awareness about conservation

BJP, PDP enter into alliance for Leh polls

The BJP and PDP which are the coalition partners in the State Government have formed an alliance for the ensuing Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Leh elections also which will be held on October 17. This was announced by BJP vice president, Sat Sharma (CA) who is also election incharge of LAHDC, Leh while

Amitabh Thakur’s wife finds ‘anomalies’ in Mulayam’s Lok Sabha affidavit.

Lucknow Social activist Nutan Thakur on Saturday shot off a letter to SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and his MP daughter-in-law Dimple Yadav pointing out alleged discrepancies in their affidavits filed before Election Commission during the Lok Sabha polls. Thakur, the wife of suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur who is at loggerhead with the SP

Night outs by girls against Indian culture, says Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma

Days after justifying meat ban and even proposing to extend it during Navaratri and saying APJ Abdul Kalam was a  nationalist despite being a Muslim, Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma has reportedly made another controversial statement. Speaking to CNN IBN, Mahesh Sharma said that, “Girls wanting a night out may be all right elsewhere but

Innovation, digital economy, clean energy to animate PM Narendra Modi’s US trip.

WASHINGTON As Prime Minister Narendra Modi sets out win over America again with an outreach to the Indian-American community, three themes would animate his journey-entrepreneurship and innovation, digital economy and renewable energy. Landing in New York on Sep 23 evening, Modi will have an interaction with potential investors, a discussion with media and communication majors

Modi greets people on Samvatsari.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the people on the Jain holy occasion of Samvatsari. “Samvatsari greetings. May this day further the spirit of harmony in society. Michhami Dukkadam,” the prime minister said in his message. Samvatsari is the last day of one of the most significant Jain holy occasions, ‘Paryushan Parv’. PM Modi