Submitted by sruti on Thu, 12/12/2013 - 15:25.
The cloudburst in the high altitude cold desert Ladakh, on August 06,
2010 gave birth to the ‘Pad Yatra: A Green Odyssey’, a documentary
feature showing trek of unparalleled danger designed to spread the
message of environmental compassion by walking on foot.
Submitted by sruti on Thu, 12/12/2013 - 14:36.
Member countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) have agreed to
draw up a $50 billion pipeline of potential projects under a new
Regional Investment Framework (RIF), including investments in
non-traditional areas like railways and multisector projects to be made
over the next decade.
Submitted by sruti on Tue, 12/10/2013 - 14:15.
Transportation of cargo through waterways has been in vogue in many
parts of India since ancient times. Regular movement of powered vessels
carrying daily needs to various destinations through rivers across the
country, especially through River Ganga and River Brahmaputra was very
Submitted by sruti on Tue, 12/10/2013 - 13:45.
Human rights are "commonly understood as inalienable fundamental rights
to which a person is inherently entitled simply because she or he is a
human being." Human rights are thus conceived as universal and
egalitarian which are applicable to everyone and everywhere.
Submitted by sruti on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 12:10.
Last evening, President Obama delivered a statement on the passing of former South African President and anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela.