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  1. Tiger count sees 30% rise in censusRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Jan. 20: India's latest tiger census has estimated a population of 2,226, a 30 per cent rise over four years that wildlife biologists attribute to the accelerated pace of clearing people from core areas of reserves and effective forest management. An assessment of the status of tigers in 2014, released today by the Union environment and forests ministry, has come up with a median estimate of 2,226, compared with 1,706 in 2010, the rise spanning all but five of India's 18 tiger-range states.


  2. Abhimanyu finds his feetRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Indian Express

    Abhimanyu Easwaran played three Ranji Trophy matches for Bengal last season. He showed potential for a teenager.


  3. Uttarakhand governor transferred to MizoramRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Nerve News

    Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi was Tuesday transferred to Mizoram, a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said. Meghalaya Governor Krishan Kant Paul, who holds additional charge of Manipur and Mizoram, will replace Qureshi in Dehra Dun.


  4. Fugitive Part III: Cops foxedRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Lucknow, Dec. 15: A gangster notorious for hoodwinking police escaped from custody for the third time today, using the morning fog, gunfire and body spray to neutralise his five escorts accompanying him in a three-wheeler. As if that wasn't enough, Amit Malik rubbed a whole palmful of salt into the wounds of the police: before fleeing, he took away two AK-47s and a self-loading rifle from the cops.


  5. Joginder Rao: Two matches, three hat-tricksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 |

    Joginder Rao , born October 16, 1938, remains a common name among cricket statisticians and quizzers thanks to his penchant for hat-tricks. Abhishek Mukherjee looks at an intriguing career that lasted a mere five First-Class matches.


  6. Teme a awarded international research awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... and the secular, shedding light on Buddhism as inextricable to Tibetan cultural identity. "My project in Dehra Dun, India launched me on a path of thinking critically and carefully about how mindfulness is taking hold in America," Temena said. "What ...


  7. Two Vinitas and the 26/11 tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 |

    Vinita Bisht and Vinita Kamte lost their husbands -- one an NSG commando, the other an IPS officer -- in the 26/11 terror attacks. Six years later, Archana Masih/ meets them to discover that closure is one of the hardest things to find.


  8. Johor crown prince getting married next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... touch has been added to the event as Tunku Ismail, 30, had trained at the Indian Military Academy in Dehra Dun, India, between July 17, 2003 and Dec 11, 2004. Abdul Rahim said the Tunku Mahkota and Khaleeda is set to be pronounced man-and-wife at an ...


  9. Shift factories for Ganga: SCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Oct. 15: The Supreme Court today said "heads should roll" because the Ganga has remained polluted even after 30 years and Rs 20,000 crore of clean-up efforts and hinted it might order the closure of industrial units pumping waste into the sacred river. "You can't shift the city but at least you can shift the factories," a three-judge bench said in a terse warning to over 700 such units as the Centre's counsel and the lawyer for the Central Pollution Control Board spoke of threats inspectors have faced from pistol-carrying goons.


  10. The Wali Ahad of Swat: Crown prince of what is thought to be the last ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Miangul Aurangzeb was the last crown prince of the last princely state, so it is believed, to be recognised under the British Indian Empire.


  11. Whales Descended From Tiny Deer-like AncestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2007 | Science Daily

    Scientists since Darwin have known that whales are mammals whose ancestors walked on land.


  12. Uttarakhand disaster now under control: Harish RawatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 |

    Dehra Dun, Aug 17 : Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat has assured that the disaster that has swept the North Indian state is now under control.


  13. Omnicare's new CEO: Firm is - built to grow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    Nitin Sahney Age: 51 Title: Omnicare CEO Resides: Indian Hill Family: Wife, Michele; daughters, Meera and Mona Education: The Doon School in Dehra Dun, India ; bachelor's degree in economics from Punjab University in India ; master's in business administration from Clarion University of Pennsylvania .


  14. Meet our new Indian Army Chief, Dalbir SInghRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Merinews

    General Dalbir Singh, new Army Chief, is a son of the soil. Born in a village in district Jhajhar, Haryana, Dalbir was a seven year old boy when the Indo-China war took shape in 1962.


  15. Saharanpur violence: Is Uttar Pradesh spiraling out of control?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | DNA India

    With riots again breaking out in the communally sensitive Western UP area in Sahranpur near Muzzafarnagar, it is becoming increasingly clear that the communal and crime situation in UP is spiralling out of control.


  16. Weight Loss Science Shows New Benefits From 20% Standardized ForskolinRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 |

    Salt Lake City, Utah -- The discovery of the effectiveness of Coleus Forskohlii on weight loss began in 1973 from Dehra Dun in North India for targeted pharmacological screening.


  17. Zohra Sehgal never lost her zest for lifeRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 |

    I fondly remember Zohra Sehgal since I first met her during 2003 at her residence.


  18. Zohra Sehgal never lost her zest for lifeRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Nerve News

    I fondly remember Zohra Sehgal since I first met her during 2003 at her residence.


  19. English explodes in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | BBC News

    Anyone who travels beyond Delhi and Mumbai to India's provincial cities will notice English words cropping up increasingly in Hindi conversation.


  20. India's intelligence agency targets Prince Charles' advisor in a war on green groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | National Post

    India's intelligence agency has targeted an advisor to the Prince of Wales as well as British environmental activists in a campaign against foreign groups that it claims are a threat to its economy.