Second Maori Delegation to India getting ready
Preparations for the second Maori delegation to India are underway. As part of the trip, the Maori delegation will attend the Fifth International Conference and Gathering of Elders to be held from 31st January to 5th February 2012, in Mysore, Karnataka, India.
Quilts of India a patchwork chronicle by Patrick J Finn
Drive down Mumbai's thoroughfares, the ones hemmed in by tin shanties and makeshift homes and chances are you'll spot an intricately hand stitched quilt hung out to air on a rickety balcony or a road divider.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
Emirates launches A380 to Mumbai
Emirates commenced its A380 operations to Mumbai Monday providing opportunities for Kenyans travelling to India to enjoy the A380 experience when they connect through Dubai.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
India International Jewelry Week '14
The fifth edition of India International Jewellery Week '14 kick started in Mumbai at The Grand Hyatt, Santacruz on 14th July.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Holiday plans hit as airfares soar sky-high
By Fazeena Saleem DOHA: A number of low- and middle-income expatriates planning their summer vacation have been hit hard by a steep rise in airfares, which industry sources put at 40 to 80 percent.
Brunch with the Ansaris
The swashbuckling Khalid Ansari, columnist, sports enthusiast and the man who thirty five years ago founded the very paper you are reading, epitomises a certain kind of rugged individual, a man of letters and of the outdoors, someone who is as comfortable in a library as on a squash court.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Lineman spots crack in track, averts disaster on Pune-Mumbai route
While inspecting the rails, he noticed a track fracture between Lonavla and Malavli stations and informed the railway authorities, who took control of the situation Thanks to the presence of mind of lineman Sharad Vithoba from Malavli railway station, a major train tragedy was averted on the Mumbai-Pune rail route yesterday at 7 am.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Gridlock: Heavy rains in Mumbai cause massive traffic jams, disrupt local trains
We are expecting heavy rains for the next 48 hours not only in Mumbai, but in the entire Konkan region.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The women who choose petrol over perfume
Comprised of over 350 students, professionals, homemakers from across the country, Bikerni is the first all-female motorcycle association of India.
English explodes in India
Anyone who travels beyond Delhi and Mumbai to India's provincial cities will notice English words cropping up increasingly in Hindi conversation.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
The chai wallahs of India
In India, chai is more than just a cup of tea to start the day - the thick sweet drink is an integral part of the rhythm of life.