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Modi Sermons Fill Wedding Card

A Rajasthan marriage invitation has taken the Internet by storm when it is filled with PM Narendra Modi quotes instead of usual sermons on it. The wedding to be held today at Jhalawar district in Rajasthan has become part of a trend when one slogan of Modi filled some invitation or gift cards recently. The idea from the bridegroom’s uncle, who ...

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Weather Warning Issued: Cold Wave Spell Hits HP, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP

With the eastward movement of the current Western Disturbance as an upper air cyclonic circulation lying over north Pakistan and neighbourhood, dry northwesterly cold winds at lower and middle levels will hit the plains of northwest India from 10th night to 13th January morning, said the Indian Met Department. “Under these circumstances, the prevailing minimum temperatures over plains of northwest ...

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TATA Projects to Execute the Rejuvenation of Dravyawati River

A Consortium of TATA Projects Limited and Shanghai Urban Construction Group received the multi-crore rupees project from Government of Rajasthan, the first river rejuvenation project in the country on a dry and arid landscape. TATA Projects Limited said the execution of rejuvenation of Dravyawati River worth Rs.1,676 crore will be taken up on 47-km long river in Jaisalya village, which ...

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Happy Teej 2015: Why and How Teej is Celebrated?

Teej is a festival which is rooted deep in Indian religious and cultural ethos that is typical to women and it comes in the monsoon season. This year, Hariyali Teej is being observed on 17th August, 2015. It is believed that the divine couple Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati reunited on this auspicious day and Goddess Parvati took 108 births to ...

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Waterman Rajendra Singh Gets Stockholm Water Prize 2015

India’s waterman Rajendra Singh has been awarded the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize for his consistent and innovative efforts in Rajasthan to save water in rural areas. The Stockholm Water Prize, founded in 1991 is presented annually by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) to an individual, organisation or institution for outstanding water-conservation achievements and it carries a cash amount of ...

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Swine Flu: Rajasthan Reports 8 More Deaths, Toll Reaches 191

Swine flu is spreading across Rajasthan rapidly that the state reported 8 more deaths on Wednesday, taking the total deaths from the dreaded viral disease to 191 since  the beginning of this year. “Total deaths have touched 191 while positive cases in a day has risen by 346 to touch a figure of 3,648 across the state,” a health official ...

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Rajasthan Reports 11 more swine flu deaths today

Eleven people more died of swine flu in Rajasthan on Saturday, taking to 153 the total toll in the state from the start of this year, officials said. "Maximum 26 deaths have occurred in Jaipur and 24 from Ajmer. Total deaths till 9.30 p.m. Saturday across the state touched 153 and these deaths occurred from Jan 1,2015," said a medical ...

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Rajasthan swine flu toll at 135 sends alarming signals

The uncontrollable swine flu has taken a heavy toll in Rajasthan since Jan 1 this year climbing to 135 with five more people deaths reported on Friday due to the disease that is fast spreading the state, officials said. “Maximum deaths have occurred from Jaipur, Jodhpur, Barmer and Nagaur,” said a state health department official. He said that total positive ...

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Swine flu spreads to Kolkata, Rajasthan reports 73 deaths, Telangana 41

Ten people have tested positive for swine flu in Kolkata, with the dreaded virus disease fast spreading in all corners of the country, triggering the initial signs of an imminent outbreak. “So far there are 10 positive cases in Kolkata. The tests are being run at the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) facility in Beleghata,” a Swasthya ...

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Rajasthan Exceeds Delhi Swine Flu Deaths with 7

Rajasthan has reported 7 deaths of swine flu and 19 reported case, more than Delhi record of 6 deaths so far, indicating the outbreak is spreading fast into neighbouring states of the national capital. The deaths have been reported from Banswara, Barmer, Tonk, Kota and Jaipur areas, while the positive cases have been reported from Jaipur, Sikar, Tonk, Kota among ...

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Upcoming! Health ATMs with Public-Private Partnership

Health ATMs with a stock of drugs and medical essentials are no more a dream now but would turn into a reality as some of the state governments are considering about setting up similar kiosks through the public-private partnership mode, in the rural areas of the country. The Wish India Foundation, an NGO working in innovations in health, gets prepared ...

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