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Nearly 60,000 evacuated after China earthquake kills 19

The 2008 quake set off deadly landslides in the region, obliterating towns and damming rivers -- creating menacing "quake lakes" that forced the evacuation of thousands downstream as the army worked to clear the blockages.

Aug 09, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
MP to seek heritage tag for Mughal era water-works

MP to seek heritage tag for Mughal era water-works

The state government has decided to take up the matter with the Centre.

May 11, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
IS wreaks new destruction in Syria`s ancient Palmyra

IS wreaks new destruction in Syria`s ancient Palmyra

The Islamic State group has demolished more treasured monuments in Syria`s ancient Palmyra, a month after recapturing it from government forces, the country`s antiquities chief said Friday.

Jan 20, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
Pakistani minister demands an apology from Ashutosh Gowariker for distorting facts in Hrithik Roshan’s ‘Mohenjo Daro’

Pakistani minister demands an apology from Ashutosh Gowariker for distorting facts in Hrithik Roshan’s ‘Mohenjo Daro’

Shah said that this film has made a mockery of highly developed culture of the 5000-year-old civilization.

Sep 07, 2016, 11:13 AM IST