Maharaja Express to be introduced in south India from next year

Maharaja Express to be introduced in south India from next year

The world's most expensive luxury train 'Maharaja Express' in southern India en-route Goa, Maharashtra and Kerala from the monsoon season next year, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said Friday.

 

Jewels belonging to Indian royals to be auctioned in London

The 'manga malai' is composed of linked mango-shaped elements, lavishly set with rubies and diamonds, and estimated at 50,000-70,000 pounds. 

Air Pegasus adds aircraft to its fleet, orders five more

South India's regional airline Air Pegasus has added a new ATR 72-500 aircraft taking its fleet size to a total of three.

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

The first package from Delhi (13 nights/ 14 days) will start from February 14 and conclude on February 27. 

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

IRCTC rolls out Bharat Darshan package for Goa, south India

The first package from Delhi (13 nights/ 14 days) will start from February 14 and conclude on February 27. 

This is how govt plans to prevent Muslim youth from getting attracted to ISIS

This is how govt plans to prevent Muslim youth from getting attracted to ISIS

Concerned over a sizeable number of South Indians getting attracted to ISIS, the government will soon reach out to prominent Muslim leaders of Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Kerala to counter the influence of the dreaded terrorist group over community youth.

Check out these Happy Makar Sankranti and Pongal text messages!

Check out these Happy Makar Sankranti and Pongal text messages!

Check out these blissful text messages to wish on this 'Makar Sankranti' and 'Pongal'.

How is 'Pongal' celebrated?

How is 'Pongal' celebrated?

Know how 'Pongal' is celebrated.

Check out! Scott Kelly tweets stunning images of South India from space

Check out! Scott Kelly tweets stunning images of South India from space

All thanks to International Space Station (ISS) Commander Scott Kelly, we have been getting amazing views of our country from space.

Torrential rains batter Tamil Nadu; airport shut, trains diverted

Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai has been crippled by what authorities are describing as the worst rain in a century. The rains have left the city submerged and airport flooded. Train and bus services have also been brought to a halt by the incessant rains.

It's a reality, Muslim youths from South India more attracted to ISIS: Kiren Rijiju

It's a reality, Muslim youths from South India more attracted to ISIS: Kiren Rijiju

Kiren Rijiju agreed that Muslim youths from five south Indian states were getting more attracted towards the Islamic State. 

See pic: Scott Kelly tweets stunning picture of South India from space

See pic: Scott Kelly tweets stunning picture of South India from space

He has tweeted a beautiful photo which has captured a view of south India during night.

Rains continue to lash parts of South India

Rains continued to lash many parts of South India, with the weather office forecasting more showers for Wednesday.

Northeast monsoon active in South; more rain forecast for November 3

With northeast monsoon active over Tamil Nadu and neighbouring states, rains lashed many parts of south India even as the weather office has forecast more rains for Tuesday.

Beware: Fake rice made from plastic on sale in Kerala

Reports suggest that rice made of plastic, believed to be made from China, is being sold in South India.

South India will be biggest beneficiary: Piyush Goyal

Observing that lack of adequate transmission capacity was the biggest problem in South India, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said that his ministry's recent announcement to give support to gas-based plants would benefit the region.

Have to live upto family's reputation: Sai Dharam Tej

Have to live upto family's reputation: Sai Dharam Tej

Chennai, March 26 (IANS) Actor Sai Dharam Tej, who comes from megastar Chiranjeevi's clan, says he doesn't feel any pressure of belonging to the prestigious family. But he is aware of his responsibility of living up to the family's reputation.

Turkey to open first consulate in S India at Hyderabad

Turkey's first consulate in South India would be opened here on Saturday.

Carlson eyes south India's religious centres to boost biz

South India has vast potential for religious tourism and the group is focusing its attention to develop hotels in major pilgrimage centres like Tirupati, Madurai and Rameshwaram, said Raj Rana, CEO, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, South Asia.

BJP member apologises in Parliament after unsavoury comment

BJP member Nishikant Dubey was on Tuesday forced to apologise for his remarks in Lok Sabha about people from South India.