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Persuaded by the increase and success of factory farms in Brazil during his two-year stay there as a taxi driver, 35-year-old Ajaz Katiyar returned to Jaipur and set up four farms - two for poultry and one each for cows and pig. Constant increase in the demand for meat and milk in the region kept his business going for over years.
The poor showing of the BJP in the by-elections in UP, Rajasthan and even Gujarat could not have come at a more opportune time for the Shiv Sena, which has been embroiled in a bitter clash with the BJP over seat sharing for the Maharashtra assembly polls; sources say the BJP may settle for around 126 seats, instead of its earlier demand for 135 By-polls in other parts of the country have served as a setback for the Bharatiya Janata Party in Maharashtra. Until yesterday, the party had been wrangling for an equal seat share with its long-time ally Shiv Sena.
Tabibul Islam Babu is among those theatre activists who closely witnessed the evolution of Bangladeshi theatre and played active role in the movement. He has been involved with theatre since the 1960s when Bangladeshi theatre scene lacked an organised shape.
About 2,600 workers at the main production plant of German auto components major Bosch India Ltd here struck work Tuesday, seeking higher wages. In a regulator filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange , the city-based Indian subsidiary claimed that the employees' union of its Bangalore plant had chosen to go on strike from Tuesday to press for their 'unreasonable demands'.
JAIPUR/LUCKNOW/AHMEDABAD: The Congress and the Samajwadi Party, which suffered a rout in the general elections, bounced back on Tuesday in the assembly bypolls in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. But, for the first time in 15 years, the BJP will now have its lawmaker in the West Bengal assembly.
Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today said the delay in construction work of Delhi-Jaipur Expressway is an "embarrassment" and all- out efforts are being made to complete the project by 2015. "Delhi-Jaipur Expressway is the project with black spot for us.
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Nowhere in the world do bullet trains make money, though a lot of them make operational profits, much like the metros, which helps them run their service in an uninterrupted way, notes Bhupesh Bhandari he Japanese want to sell their bullet-train systems to India, and so do the Chinese. If some Indian Railways officers are to be believed, even the French are interested, except they don't have the money that will help India make the investments.
The decision was taken by the Goswami community at a meeting held Wednesday in Raipur village in Pali district. "A decision was taken by the community for the dignity of our daughters.
Last week, US musician Moby released the official video for The Last Day , a song taken from his 2013 album Innocents . It's a slow, haunting number featuring the whispery vocals of 28-year-old singer Skylar Grey , and the video for the song is just as mesmerising.
Nobel laureate V.S. Naipaul, 2013 Man Booker Prize winner Eleanor Catton, novelist Hanif Kureishi and current Man Booker Prize nominee Neel Mukherjee are some of the authors scheduled to attend the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015 here early next year, a statement said Wednesday. The eighth edition of the five-day festival will be held Jan 21-25 at the Diggi Palace here.
Two girls walk past Kargil Chowk shielding themselves from rain under an umbrella on Wednesday morning. Picture by Deepak Kumar The city experienced moderate rainfall on Wednesday morning triggered by a localised thunderstorm activity but there is still no indication of the revival of monsoon in the state.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 01:30 am
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