Holiday Travel in India - States and Interests

India is the world's largest democracy, consisting of 28 states and 7 union territories. The states are demarcated, broadly on the basis of the spoken language.

Himalayan North India consists of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand.These beautiful mountains welcome the spiritual and adventurous tourists. This area has many of the most popular hill stations and religious places. Kashmir is a honeymoon vacation paradise.

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Lieutenant General (Retired) Tejinder Singh Moves High Court for Bail - NDTV


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Lieutenant General (Retired) Tejinder Singh Moves High Court for Bail
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New Delhi: Lieutenant General (retired) Tejinder Singh on Monday moved the Delhi High Court seeking bail, soon after the trial court rejected his plea for relief and he was arrested for allegedly offering Rs 14 crore bribe to then Army Chief General V K Singh ...
Tejinder Moves HC for Bail, Petition to Be Heard on Sept 2Outlook
Tatra truck case: Tejinder Singh taken into custody, moves HCMorungExpress
Tatra case: Tejinder Singh's bail plea dismissed, sent to jailNagaland Post
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Congress against Centre's move to appoint ex-CJI as Governor - Zee News


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Congress against Centre's move to appoint ex-CJI as Governor
Zee News
New Delhi: As Centre's reported move to appoint former Chief Justice of India Justice P Sathasivam as Kerala Governor sparked a debate, Congress on Monday signalled its disapproval. "It is best I am restrained on such sensitive matters from this podium.
My Family Has Not Committed Any Impropriety, Says Justice SathasivamNDTV
Ex-CJI as GovernorThe Hindu
NDA government recommends name of ex-CJI P Sathasivam as Kerala governorDaily Bhaskar
Daily News & Analysis -Hindustan Times
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Rajnath Singh For Exemption of Environment Nod For Key Border Projects - NDTV


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Rajnath Singh For Exemption of Environment Nod For Key Border Projects
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New Delhi: Concerned over delay in strategic border projects, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has suggested exemption of environment clearance given to such projects falling within 100 km from International Border or IB, Line of Actual Control or LAC and ...
Rajnath Singh suggests exemption of environment clearance for border projectsFirstpost
Rajnath for exemption of environment nod for key border projectsTimes of India
Rajnath for exemption of environ nod for key border projectsPress Trust of India

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Six 'High Risk' Ebola Passengers From West Africa Quarantined at Delhi Airport - NDTV


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Six 'High Risk' Ebola Passengers From West Africa Quarantined at Delhi Airport
NDTV
New Delhi: Six people deemed "high risk" Ebola suspects were on Monday admitted to a quarantine facility at the Delhi airport, health ministry said today. The suspects were among 181 passengers who arrived in India from the affected western African ...
Ebola outbreak: 816 passengers tracked by IDSPDaily News & Analysis
6 from Africa tested for Ebola at airportTimes of India

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Schools struggle to rig up logistics for 'mandatory' Modi address - Times of India


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Schools struggle to rig up logistics for 'mandatory' Modi address
Times of India
NAGPUR: City schools are struggling to overcome logistic challenges to ensure that students get to view Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech live on TV on Teachers' Day. September 5 is being observed by the human resources ministry as Gurutsav Day ...
Congress criticizes Narendra Modi's Teachers' Day telecastLivemint
For PM Modi's Teacher's Day Address, Government's Dos and Don'ts for SchoolsNDTV
Delhi private schools unhappy over Modi's live addressFirstpost
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Taslima gets one-year visa - GreaterKashmir.com


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Taslima gets one-year visa
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New Delhi, Sep 1: Controversial writer Taslima Nasreen, living in exile since 1994, has been given one-year visa by the Centre and allowed to stay in India till August 2015. The 51-year-old writer was last month given two months temporary visa after the ...
Modi govt extends visa of Taslima Nasreen for a yearIndia Today
Taslima Nasreen visa extended for one yearHindustan Times
Taslima gets one-year visa, can stay in India till August 2015Sahara Samay

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India, Japan sign key agreements; to share 'Special Strategic Global Partnership' - Zee News


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India, Japan sign key agreements; to share 'Special Strategic Global Partnership'
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Tokyo: On the third day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ongoing five-day visit to Japan, the two nations renewed their centuries old ties by agreeing to extend cooperation on a wide range of areas and inked the Tokyo Declaration for Global Partnership.
India, Japan to 'upgrade' Defence cooperationThe Hindu
Modi's industry conference in US to attract pharma, IT playersBusiness Standard
What PM Narendra Modi said at the joint press briefing with Japan PM Shinzo AbeEconomic Times
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BJP sees CPM hand in RSS man's murder - Times of India


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BJP sees CPM hand in RSS man's murder
Times of India
KANNUR: A large posse of police has been deployed at Thalassery following the daylight murder of an RSS leader at Ukkasmotta near Diamond Mukku under Kathiroor police station limits on Monday. Another man was injured in the attack by an unidentified ...
RSS leader killed in Kerala's Kannur, state-wide bandh called​​ on TuesdayZee News
RSS activist killed in Kerala, hartal todayDeccan Herald
RSS activist hacked to death in Kannur, state-wide hartal calledDaijiworld.com
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Congress flays govt over Guru Utsav, PM's meeting with children - Zee News


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Congress flays govt over Guru Utsav, PM's meeting with children
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New Delhi: The Centre's move to celebrate Teacher's Day as 'Guru Utsav' and planned interaction of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with school children on that day have kicked up a controversy with Congress coming down hard on the government. "I don't ...
BJP allies, Cong slam Centre's move to celebrate Teacher's Day as Guru UtsavTimes of India
'Guru Utsav is just an essay contest'Hindu Business Line
Listening to Modi's Teachers' Day address voluntary, says IraniBusiness Standard
Hindustan Times -Times Now.tv
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Sonia Gandhi attacks Modi govt's 100-day rule for failing to curb inflation - Zee News


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Sonia Gandhi attacks Modi govt's 100-day rule for failing to curb inflation
Zee News
Rae Bareli: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 100 days in power while making two days visit to her Lok Sabha constituency Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh. Gandhi, who is in Rae Bareli to launch a number of ...
Sonia Gandhi, Congress attack PM Narendra Modi over price rise, communal ...Economic Times
100 days of Modi sarkar: Have prices gone down, asks SoniaIndia Today
Sonia promises to take up Rae Bareli's power, water problems with AkhileshFirstpost
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2 MLAs, Three MLCs join TRS - The Hindu


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2 MLAs, Three MLCs join TRS
The Hindu
Dozens of elected representatives including three MLCs and two MLAs and hundreds of their supporters threw in their lot with the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi, swearing by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and his dream of a 'Bangaru Telangana' ...
In More Embarrassment for the Congress in Telangana, Its Legislators Join TRSNDTV
Telangana Rashtra Samithi tally increasesDeccan Chronicle
Congress, YSRC Party MLAs Join TRSThe New Indian Express
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Two Minor Girls Attacked in Mumbai in Two Weeks: Is a Paedophile On The Prowl? - NDTV


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Two Minor Girls Attacked in Mumbai in Two Weeks: Is a Paedophile On The Prowl?
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The question has come to the fore after two cases of sexual assault on minor girls, both pavement dwellers, were reported from the neighbouring suburbs of Kandivali and Borivali. On Sunday morning, a five-year-old girl was found murdered under a flyover in ...
Five-year old raped, murdered in Mumbai: ReportsZee News
INDIA SHAMED AGAIN: 5-yr-old raped and murdered in MumbaiDaily Bhaskar
Five-year-old raped, murdered in BorivaliMumbai Mirror

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Centre to write to states to expedite cases against MPs, MLAs - Times of India


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Centre to write to states to expedite cases against MPs, MLAs
Times of India
NEW DELHI: The Centre on Monday decided to impress upon the states to ensure compliance of Supreme Court's March 10 judgment directing fast-tracking of cases against sitting MPs and MLAs, and also seek release of undertrials who have served more ...
Fast-Tracking Cases for Lawmakers With Criminal ChargesNDTV
Narendra Modi government to write to states to expedite cases against lawmakersDaily News & Analysis
Home Minister asks CMs to expedite cases against MPs, MLAS: SourcesIBNLive
Enewspaper of India -Firstpost
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Italian marine charged with Kerala fishmen's murder hospitalised - IBNLive


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Italian marine charged with Kerala fishmen's murder hospitalised
IBNLive
New Delhi: One of the two Italian marines detained in India on murder charges has been hospitalised in New Delhi, according to Italian defence ministry. Italian Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti will be flying to check on the condition of Massimiliano Latorre ...
1 of 2 Italian marines held in India falls illNew Zealand Herald
Italian marine in legal case hospitalized in IndiaGazzetta del Sud english

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No row with Sena over seats, final talks yet to start: BJP - Zee News


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No row with Sena over seats, final talks yet to start: BJP
Zee News
Mumbai: The BJP in Maharashtra on Monday said it was yet to finalise seat-sharing agreement with the Shiv Sena for the ensuing Assembly elections and dismissed reports of differences between the saffron allies over pre-poll pact. The state BJP also said ...
Amit Shah to visit Mumbai, may meet UddhavBusiness Standard
Amit Shah won't meet Uddhav Thackeray in his Mumbai visitLivemint
Maha Cong launch poll campaign, oppose separate statehood for VidarbhaFirstpost
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BJP to contest Tamil Nadu local bodies bypoll; Vaiko's MDMK to boycott - Daily News & Analysis


BJP to contest Tamil Nadu local bodies bypoll; Vaiko's MDMK to boycott
Daily News & Analysis
With DMK choosing to boycott the September 18 bypolls to local bodies in Tamil Nadu, BJP on Monday announced its decision to fight the elections, saying it was holding discussions with its NDA allies. While NDA partners in the state -- DMDK and PMK, are ...

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People have understood BJP's game plan of spreading falsehood: Congress - Economic Times


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People have understood BJP's game plan of spreading falsehood: Congress
Economic Times
JAMMU: Senior Congress leader Mianul Haque today said the people have understood the game plan of BJP and its leaders who are out to mislead the masses by spreading false and hallow slogans. Haque, All India Congress Committee (AICC) secretary ...

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Naga Group Calls for Blockade in Manipur Over Death of Protesters - NDTV


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Naga Group Calls for Blockade in Manipur Over Death of Protesters
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Imphal: The United Naga Council has declared an indefinite ban on all vehicular traffic on national and state highways in Naga-dominated areas in Manipur from September 4. The blockade is likely to hit the supply of essential commodities to the state as the ...
UNC plans agitation over deaths in police crackdown in ManipurThe Hindu
Nagalim: Violence Erupts Between Manipur Police and ProtestorsUNPO
2 killed in police firing in Manipur during protest against imposition of Section 144Tehelka
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FB post abt CM's grand-daughter: order on bail plea reserved - Business Standard


FB post abt CM's grand-daughter: order on bail plea reserved
Business Standard
A local court today reserved its order on the anticipatory (pre-arrest) bail application filed by a non-resident Indian, facing a case of sexual harassment over a Facebook post about the grand-daughter of Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel. Sessions Judge S J ...

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Japan and India vow to boost defence ties during summit

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan and India agreed on Monday to strengthen defence ties as Asia's second and third biggest economies keep a wary eye on a rising China, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi lashing out at the "expansionism" of some nations.







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India concerned over developments in Pak - Enewspaper of India


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India concerned over developments in Pak
Enewspaper of India
New Delhi: Expressing concern over developments in Pakistan, Government today said the Ministry of External Affairs is closely watching the situation in the neighbouring country. "What is happening in Pakistan is definitely a matter of concern. Ministry of ...
Pak should mend its ways: JavadekarFree Press Journal
New policy to speed up eco clearances: JavadekarThe Hindu

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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's task is not going to be easy one in Darjeeling - Economic Times


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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's task is not going to be easy one in Darjeeling
Economic Times
SILIGURI: Just after a gap of one and half month, WB CM Mamata Banerjee arrived the northern hilly part of her state again today. The visit, perhaps at one of the lowest gaps for any CM to come here in last 30 years, though tagged as 'Official', is aimed to ...
Mamata leaving for three day North Bengal tripTimes of India

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BJP MPs protest against law order situation in UP - Economic Times


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BJP MPs protest against law order situation in UP
Economic Times
LUCKNOW: BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh today staged a day-long dharna in Lucknow as part of a state-wide agitation against alleged power crisis and poor law and order situation in the state. Around 50 MPs from the state, led by president of UP unit, Laxmi ...
BJP MPs protest against power crisis, law and order situationBusiness Standard
Protest against power crisis, law and order situation in Uttar PradeshDaily News & Analysis

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FIR lodged in BSP leader murder case - Business Standard


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FIR lodged in BSP leader murder case
Business Standard
An FIR has been filed against five people, including a local Samajwadi Party leader, today in connection with the murder of a BSP leader and his father here yesterday. In the FIR, filed by the slain leader's brother Anand Tewari in Ubhaon police state, local SP ...
BSP Leader, Father Shot Dead in UPOutlook

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100 days of Modi sarkar: Little doubt who calls the shots - Hindustan Times


100 days of Modi sarkar: Little doubt who calls the shots
Hindustan Times
In his first 100 days, Narendra Modi has left no one in doubt about who calls the shots, and his measured and determined approach to governance suggests that change, when it comes, will be significant. Modi's cabinet list mentioned the phrase “all important ...
Is it 'The End' for LK Advani's 'political journey'?Zee News (blog)

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Who needs an Indian VISA?

Foreigners coming to India need a valid passport from their country of origin and a valid Indian VISA.

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India - Indian History

Indian history starts with evidence of human activity in the southern state of Tamil Nadu 75,000 years ago. Evidence of Homo Erectus activity dates back to 500,000 years.

The Indus Valley Civilization, along the river Indus in the North West of India, was a very advanced culture that existed from 3000 to 1300 BCE. This was , the first major Indian civilization.

India Embassy : Indian missions abroad

Here is a list of all the Indian Missions Abroad.

Control F to search for your  country. This list is from this India government site

AFGHANISTAN

Embassy of India

Malalai Watt, Shahre-Nau,
Kabul, Afghanistan.

Telephone: 00-873-763095560

Fax: 00-873-763095561

India Language, Indian Hindi

Indian languages fall under two major and two minor families : the Indo-European languages—Indo-Aryan (70%)—and the Dravidian languages (22% ), Austro-Asiatic and Tibeto-Burman families and a few isolated languages.

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