This instagram page will have you yearning to travel by train again!

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

Indian Railways -- one of the world's largest railway systems that runs over 12,500 trains every day -- is more than just the country's transport lifeline. For the 23 million passengers who use it dai

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Classical dancer interprets Mahabharata to resolve contemporary issues, leaves audience thrilled (With Images)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

A jam-packed auditorium here witnessed a leading classical dancer profoundly interpreting the Mahabharata in her latest presentation. The audience -- mesmerised at the performance -- couldnt help but

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Innovation the name of the game for these food, drink stylists

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

Like bitters enhance cocktails, spices tickle the palette and a variety of additions raise desserts to an altogether new level, it is innovation and creativity that make for an overall fine-dining exp

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Meet Akbar's ghost as Allan Sealy weaves together poetry and prose

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST

It's a blazing hot afternoon just outside the gatehouse of Jodha Bai's palace in Fatehpur Sikri. Tourists throng the forecourt. The air above the red flagstones is so hot that it begins to wrinkle and

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This exhibition transports viewers into a world of spiritual calmness (With Images)

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 6:15:09 PM IST

A landmark exhibition, which promises to enliven Delhis art scene and transport viewers into a world of spiritual calmness and intense reflection has kicked off here with Indore-based artist Aparna Bi

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PhD research that blosommed into first organised collection of Delhi's maps

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

A scholar set off from her native Milan to research on Delhi's pre and post-Independence architecture and planning (1912-1962) for her doctoral thesis. The upshot? Arugably the first book that provide

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Authentic flavours of Amritsar -- in luxury (Foodie Trail-Amritsar)

Amritsar |Friday, 2017 3:15:04 PM IST

Home to the holiest gurdwara of Sikhism -- the Harmandir Sahib -- Amritsar entices devotees with its divine and spiritual energy. And what adds to the splendour of the city is the absolutely scrumptio

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Lakhimpur: How communalism is creeping up on a peaceful UP town

Lakhimpur (Uttar Pradesh) |Thursday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

Salim Siddiqui, 65, who fixes motorcycles in a Hindu majority area here, the headquarters of the state's largest district of Lakhimpur-Kheri, feels the town lost its innocence since it witnessed its f

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Tuck into bites from the city of the Howrah Bridge (Foodie-Trail-Delhi) (With Images)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 11:15:04 AM IST

Be it the appetising aroma of the Kolkata biryani, the richness of kosha mangsho, simmering bhetki paturi or the amazing chittal peti, the delicacies of the city of the Howrah Bridge possess infinite

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Meet a 12-year-old who is building robots to save honey bees

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

Just like any other girl her age, 12-year-old Kavya Vignesh likes to have fun when she is not studying. But unlike many others, she likes to make those moments memorable by creating something that hel

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It's summer of discontent for BJP in Bihar

Patna |Sunday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST

All does not seem well in the Bihar unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), with some of the old-timers raising a banner of revolt against the newly-appointed President of the party's state unit.

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Art of tiny Gujarat village attains global renown

Bhuj (Gujarat) |Thursday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

At a time when many traditional crafts are struggling to survive, Ajrakhpur -- a tiny village in the Kutch region of Gujarat -- is alluring domestic and international buyers with its beautiful natural

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