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7 In 1 Foldable, Portable and Multipurpose Device...

Pankit Gami & Ekta Patel, a young Indian Inventor whose invention has recognized at national and international level.He with her classmate Ekta Patel,  innovate 7 in 1 Foldable, Portable and multipurpose device, which can be convert into Trolley, Chair, Bed, Ladder, Hammock, Table and Stool , got many national and international recognitions. He has been appreciated by former President of India H.E.  Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam via NIF at IIM Ahmadabad in 2011 for the best innovation among 5000 ...

(Saturday, 29 June 2013 18:21)
Solar powered i-slate for Indian students...

An iPad might be a fashion statement for some while a necessity for others. But unlike the i-slate, it is definitely not a life changing possession for anyone. I-Slate is a cheap, solar-powered computer tablet that has transformed the lives of the children of Mohamed Hussainpally Village School in Andhra Pradesh. Developed through a partnership of Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Houston’s Rice University  these tablets are designed to help children in developing countries ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:24)
India’s representatives for the Henkel Innovation Challenge 2013...

 

 

 

Aditya Yadav and Harshvardhan Pande are winners of the National Henkel Innovation Challenge 6...

 

They will represent India in the global finals, which will be held in Shanghai and will see participation of students from 27 countries.

 

The competition, themed ‘Triple the value you create. Create a sustainable world’ saw 800 registrations which were narrowed down to 10 for the finals. College students were asked to develop a concept for a product or technology for the year 2050.

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(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:23)
Classical Indian dancer wins $30K Walter Carsen Prize...

Classical Indian dancer and choreographer Menaka Thakkar has won the 2012 Walter Carsen Prize for Excellence in the Performing Arts...

 

Menaka was born in 1942 in Bombay. She is a master of three classical Indian dance styles: bharatanatyam, odissi and kuchipudi. She began studying bharatanatyam at the age of four and, by her mid-twenties, she was also proficient in odissi and kuchipudi.

 

Audiences received Thakkar’s 1972 Canadian tour with great enthusiasm, which encouraged Thakkar to ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:22)
Coimbatore team wins ‘Freescale Cup 2013′ intelligent car race...

Electronic Systems Engineering (DESE) and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and is part of Freescale’s initiative to promote innovation and creative thinking in engineering students across the world.

 

The 3rd edition of the Freescale Cup drew 225 teams from 70 colleges, of which 50 teams faced off in the grand finale. Freescale provided model car kits, development tools based on Freescale microcontroller technology, and technical support for the students, who had to develop a prototype ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:21)
Upliftment of Burmese Refugees by students from IIT Delhi...

 

 

 

While few Indians are busy ingraining feelings of regionalism,  a larger number are devoting themselves towards fostering a harmonious world. These students of SIFE-IIT Delhi give us a glimpse of the power of  brotherhood that is keeping humanity alive.

 

SIFE (Student In Free Enterprise) - is an international non-profit organization that aims to mobilize university students to make a difference in their communities and become socially responsible business leaders.

 

SIFE IIT Delhi ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:19)
Vellore Institute of Technology University breaks Guinness world record with its giant hand...

 

 

 

India’s premier engineering college, Vellore Institute of Technology has set a new world record.

 

In a first of its kind record in India, 3,005 people formed a giant human hand in the open ground near the silver jubilee tower at Vellore Institute of Technology University campus in Vellore, Chennai, India,setting the new world record for the Largest human hand, according to the World Record Academy.

 

The world record attempt was done under the banner Pragathi to beat the previous ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:08)
Indian teenager invents self defence device for women...

Delhi teenager, Manu Chopra,  has designed a device which can be worn like a wrist watch that delivers an electric shock once it touches the attacker’s skin...

 

The average speed of nerve impulses transmitted from the brain to other parts of the body is 60 metre per second. In case of any attempt of molestation, the speed of the nerve impulses increase to 119 metre per second. It is then that this device detects the increased nerve impulse and stings the attacker with a small electric shock ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:02)
India committed Rs 10,000 crore (2.5 B$) to indigenously develop the world’s fastest supercomputer by 2017...

India committed Rs 10,000 crore ( 2.5 Billion$ ) to indigenously develop the world’s fastest supercomputer by 2017. The Planning Commission agreed in principle to provide the funds to the Indian Space Research Organsiation (ISRO) and Indian Institute of Science (IIS), Bangalore to develop a supercomputer with a performance of 132.8 exaflops (132 quintillion floating operations per second). A quintillion has 18 zeros (a million has six)...

 

The world’s fastest supercomputer right now is a ...

(Wednesday, 26 June 2013 14:47)

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Kurukshetra - The Land of Dharm

Kurukshetra - The Land of Dharm, Kuru

Kurukshetra in ancient times, was situated between the two sacred rivers, Saraswati on the North and Drishadvati on the South. Its location then was not confined to the modern Kurukshetra as it exists today and it encompassed a wider area comprising 48 Ko ...
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StateHaryana
Telephone (Place)01744-291615, 01744-230250
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Hits1710
Votes222
Rating4.11
Attractions (Tag)SriKrishna Museum
Lakshadweep Water Sport

Kavaratti, Kadmat Islands, Lakshadweep Islands

Lakshadweep with its vast lagoon around all the islands has emerged as a water sport destination in the country. Understanding the potential of water sports Department has been striving to make these islands a prime water sports destination not only withi ...
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Attractions (Tag)Lagoon, Island, Water Sport, Adventure
Goa Fall

Path of Jaled Village, Chatra

It is a beautiful water fall at the distance of 6 kms. on the west of Chatra on way to Maloodah. Up to 4.5 kms. it can be reached by jeep and the rest 1.5 kms. can be tracked on foot. The water falls in the reservoir from the height of 30 ft. On all the t ...
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StateJharkhand
Telephone (Place)651 - 2400981
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Attractions (Tag)Water Fall
Chandor

Chandor Cotta, North Goa

Chandor, the ancient city of the chandrapura served as a capital for Bhojas and Kadambas (3-4th to 11th Centuary A.D.) besides as a port town. The copper plates from Shiroda and Sivapura reveal the rule of Bhoja King Devarajah and Konkan Maurya King Chand ...
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StateGoa
Telephone (Place)832 - 2223612, 2225383, 2225083, 2427690
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Hits539
Votes1
Rating5
Attractions (Tag)Ancient City
Moti Daman Fort

Moti Daman Fort, Daman

Introduction to Moti Daman Fort, Daman Moti Daman Fort in Daman features among one of the popular monuments in Daman. Touted as the popular tourist attractions of Daman, the place is characterized by a dream-like ambience. The construction of Daman’s Mot ...
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Telephone (Place)0260 – 2230689, 2230698
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Votes1
Rating5
Attractions (Tag)Fort Sixteenth Century
Lake Garden Vanganga

Shaheed Chowk, Silvassa

The Vanganga Lake Garden is an enchanting garden which is located 5km from Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The tourists can have glimpse of splendid tree line, cottages ,which represent the old and authentic style and jogging tracks for fitness freaks. The bridg ...
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Telephone (Place)260-2641399
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Kottayam & Alappuzha districts - Ernakulam

Kottayam, Kochi

Area: 2408 sq. km Population: 3,105, 798 (2011 census) Altitude: Sea level Located on the coast of the Arabian Sea with Kottayam and Alappuzha districts in the south, Idukki in the east and Thrissur in the north, Ernakulam is a booming business metropo ...
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StateKerala
Telephone (Place)2351015
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Attractions (Tag)Arabian, Kottayam
Rock Garden

Chandigarh Sector No. 1, Chandigarh

Chandigarh has the distinction of having a unique world acclaimed Rock Garden. It Consist of art object, fashioned from industrial and urban waste. It is situated between the capital complex and Sukhna lake in Sector1.It nestles amidst 20acres of woods in ...
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Telephone (Place)2740420, 2740420, 2679010
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Votes1
Rating5
Attractions (Tag)Garden, Fantasy of a Lost Kingdom
Golden Empire - Hampi

Hampi, Bangalore, Bangalore

Hampi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located near Hospet in the Karnataka... From atop the Matanga Hill at daybreak, Hampi is every inch the capital city of a golden empire. Though what lies before are but the bones of an enchantress, who once had the ...
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StateKarnataka
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Attractions (Tag)Golden Empire
Borra Cave

Ananthagiri Hill, Eastern Ghats, Visakhapatnam

Borra caves are situated at the distance of 90- 95 km from the city of Visakhapatnam. They are located at the height of 1450 feet above the sea level. They are spread in the Ananthagiri hill ranges of eastern ghats, which ranges between 800 to 1300 meters ...
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Category:Visakhapatnam
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Telephone (Place)040-23450444
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Pushkar Camel Fair

Pushkar, Ajmer

The camel fair Pushkar or the Pushkar camel fair, is usually how the annual Pushkar fair is referred to by foreign tourists visiting Pushkar to witness this annual event . The Pushkar fair happens every winter in the Hindu calendar month of “KARTIK” which ...
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StateRajasthan
Telephone (Place)0145-2627426/1364
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Chitrakote Waterfalls

50 Km from Jagdalpur, Bastar

Once you reach the place called Chitrakote Waterfalls you will forget your 300 kms long journey. It’s an awesome waterfall and if you are staying in the Chattisgarh tourism guest houses located in the nose of the waterfall, than you are in for a great tim ...
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Telephone (Place)771- 4028635,4028636
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Votes1
Rating5
Attractions (Tag)Waterfalls, Bastar, Chitrakote
Shaheed Smarak, Martyr's Memorial

Shaheed Smarak, Patna

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Telephone (Place)612-2234194 / 2215531
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Rating5
Attractions (Tag)Shaheed Smarak
Kanwar Lake Bird Sanctuary

Begusarai Town,Kanwar Taal, Begusarai

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StateBihar
Telephone (Place)612-2234194 / 2215531
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Rating5
Madhubani

Madhubani, Madhubani

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StateBihar
Telephone (Place)612-2234194 / 2215531
E-mail (Place)
Hits490
Votes1
Rating5
Attractions (Tag)Madhubani painting, Bihar
Spiti - Shimla

Block No. 28, SDA Complex, Kasumpti, Shimla-171009, Spiti - Shimla

Chandertaal Lake: At an altitude of 4300 Meters approx. Chandertaal lake in Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh lies between a low ridge and the main Kunzum range. Mostly surrounded with snow, this deep blue-water lake has a circumference of 2.5 Kilome ...
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Telephone (Place)0177-2653888
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Kottayam, Idduki - Kerala (Red Rain)

Kottayam, Idduki - Kerala..., Kottayam

The southern districts of Kottayam and Idukki of Kerala witnessed an unusual phenomenon on July 25 to September 23, 2001 when the rain was unusually red tinged. Colored rainfall in Kerala had been reported as early as 1986 and on several instances since t ...
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StateKerala
Telephone (Place)155300 : 0471-2115054/98, 2335523
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Attractions (Tag)Kottayam, Idduki, Kerala, Red Rain, Kerala
LOKTAK LAKE AND SENDRA ISLAND

Manipur Bhavan, 2, Sardar Patel Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi, Imphal

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Telephone (Place)011-6873311/6113150, 6873009, 2224603, 2220802
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North bay island

Phoenix jetty of Port Blair, Port Blair

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Telephone (Place)03192-236572
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Hits460
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Attractions (Tag)Islands, beaches, forest
Nicobar Islands

Nicobar, Port Blair

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Telephone (Place)03192-236572
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Hits445
Votes0
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Attractions (Tag)Islands, Beaches, Forest

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