India Ayurveda

The ancient therapeutic art of Ayurveda continues to dominate as a biennial stream of the elixir of the life, which according to the experts is the father of all alternative systems of medicines.

Rajasthan Forts and Palaces

Rajasthan means 'abode of kings' and it truly reflects the loyal grandeur and historical charm. You will never forget your first experience of this most colorful city presented through its amazing forts and palaces.

Wildlife of India

India is one of the world's best known areas for viewing and photographing wildlife. All across the country are the exotic and fascinating wildlife parks and sanctuaries, where wildlife can be observed in the natural surroundings.

Adventure of India

The country like India has a great potential for the adventure sports. Right from the white water rafting, trekking and mountaineering, India promises its tourists a experience that will last for the lifetime.

South India Temples

Southern India is dotted with places of religious interest. There are several towns that are referred to as the temple towns owing to the grandeur of the temples they are home to.

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Commonwealth Games 2010

Monday, October 8, 2012

Asha Bhosle's daughter Varsha commits suicide by shooting herself. Asha Bhosle's daughter Varsha commits suicide by shooting herself.

Famed singer Asha Bhosle''s daughter Varsha commits suicide at her Prabhu Kunj residence in Mumbai. Varsha was 50 and shot herself in the head, said police sources.

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Major power failure in north India - The Times of India Report

There has been a major power failure in north India since late Sunday night affecting at least six states.

The states affected include Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, UP, Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan.

"Yes there are problems with Northern Grid, we are trying to restore it", said SK Soonee, CEO of Power System Operating Co (PSOC).

PSOC manages the Northern Power Grid. Officials sources said while the exact reasons for the grid failure are being ascertained , over drawl of power by states could have led to the problem.

The restoration of the grid may take a few more hours even as the engineers are trying to restore it since early morning.

Power supply in some pockets is being restored and the first priority is for public services like hospitals and transport.

"We are hoping to restore the grid in the next one or two hours. We are giving essential loads for services like Railways, Metro and Hospitals," chairman and managing director of Power Grid Corporation AM Nayak said.

Meanwhile, thousands of office-going commuters in the national capital are facing severe hardship as Delhi Metro services have been largely disrupted owing to the Northern Grid failure.

Train services on all six corridors have been affected since morning and the Metro was able to run trains only from 7 am, an hour later than the usual time of 6 am.

Not just Metro serveices, several trains plying to and from Delhi have been stranded due to power failure.

No announcement has so far been made on the resumption of services.

Hundreds of passengers have been stranded at the Hazrat Nizamuddin railway station in the national capital as no trains travelling via Agra-Mathura are reaching Delhi.

The whole of Rajasthan, which is one of the states affected due to power supply failure from the Northern Grid, witnessed a complete black out for almost 4 hours between 1 am to 5 am.
The Northern grid failure has hit rail services in Punjab and Haryana also.

All major trains like Shatabadi Express, Chandigarh-Chennai train, Sadbhawna Express, Sachkhand Express, Rajdhani Express are among those hit by the grid failure.

After closing down the thermal power plants following the grid failure, Haryana has started lighting the plants in Panipat and Hisar.

There is total chaos at the major railway stations in the two states.

Ambala railway division has rushed a diesel engine to Chandigarh for running the Kalka-Chandigarh-New Delhi Shatabadi Express train.

The Jan Shatabadi has been halted at Una.

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

HCL Building Noida Catches Fire

HCL - Noida sector 2 Catches fire.

Reason for fire is still not detected.
Most of  the employees have come out of the building.

.....Aparana Chauhan
Citizen Journalist

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Pictures of Kangra in Himachal Pradesh

Traveler Prerna Sharma from Delhi sends her exclusive collections from her trip to Kangra Valley.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Exclusive Pictures of Kingdom of Dreams - Gurgaon

Aparana Chauhan Sharing Her Traveling Experience to Kingdom of Dreams