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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Sonia's 'blind love' for Rahul left country in 'ruins': Modi - Times of India


Times of India

Sonia's 'blind love' for Rahul left country in 'ruins': Modi
Times of India
HAVERI/CHIKAMAGALUR (Karnataka): Launching a blistering attack on Congress,BJP PM nominee Narendra Modi charged that AICC president Sonia Gandhi's blind love towards her son Rahul Gandhi had left the country in ruins and UPA government was ...
PMO dismisses Baru's claims, calls it 'baseless and mischievous'Firstpost
Sonia`s `blind love` for Rahul left country in `ruins`: Narendra ModiZee News
Sonia Gandhi has no love for sadhus, saints of India: RamdevEconomic Times
Hindustan Times -IBNLive
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Rajinikanth says there's nothing political about his meeting with Narendra Modi - Times of India


Times of India

Rajinikanth says there's nothing political about his meeting with Narendra Modi
Times of India
CHENNAI: BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is a strong leader and an able administrator, said Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday. "My good wishes to him," Rajinikanth told reporters after his 30-minute meeting with Modi who called on him ...
April 13 Campaign roundup: Narendra Modi in a hurry to become PM like an ...Indian Express
AIADMK, DMK take people for granted, NDA will fulfil aspirations: ModiBusiness Standard
Narendra Modi meets superstar Rajinikanth in Chennai, tweets photoHindustan Times
Zee News -IBNLive -ANINEWS
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Azam Khan says Election Commission working under Centre's influence like CBI ... - Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Azam Khan says Election Commission working under Centre's influence like CBI ...
Hindustan Times
Controversial Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Sunday accused the Election Commission (EC) of working at the behest of the central government, while calling the poll watchdog a "slave of the Congress". Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan at a ...
Like CBI, Election Commission too working under Centre's influence: Azam KhanDaily News & Analysis
Election Commission acting on Congress' behest: Azam KhanNDTV
Cong flays Azam Khan for doubting EC's credibilityFirstpost
Livemint -ANINEWS
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Bastar attack: Did complacency of CRPF personnel cost lives? - Zee News


Times of India

Bastar attack: Did complacency of CRPF personnel cost lives?
Zee News
Raipur: Had the CRPF personnel acted upon "suspicious movement" of two villagers before the ambulance carrying them was blown up by Naxals in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh, the incident could have been averted, according to preliminary investigation.
Naxal attack: Death of poll officials could be averted in Chhattisgarh if they ...Daily Bhaskar
Chhattisgarh: Maoists planted mines before road was laidIndia Today
Cong slams Chhattisgarh govt for insensitive transportation of soldiers's bodyDelhi Daily News
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Lok Sabha polls 2014: Narendra Modi in a hurry to become PM like an 'anxious ... - Economic Times


Economic Times

Lok Sabha polls 2014: Narendra Modi in a hurry to become PM like an 'anxious ...
Economic Times
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar today criticised BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi as an "anxious groom". ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your investments. SINDHUDURG: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief ...
Manmohan didn't want 2nd term as Indian PMThe Nation
CM Siddaramaiah attacks Modi, says Gujarat model a lieDaijiworld.com
Modi is a liar: Narayan RaneThe Hindu
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Aam aadmi thinks Modi wave will triumph in Bangalore South - Hindu Business Line


Financial Express

Aam aadmi thinks Modi wave will triumph in Bangalore South
Hindu Business Line
Three factors define Elections 2014 in Bangalore – the Modi wave, the desire to give Nandan Nilekani a chance and voters seeing a new dawn in the Aam Admi Party (AAP). Voters have tied high hopes with Narendra Modi (and consequently Ananth Kumar, ...
Nilekani committing hara-kiri: Ananth KumarZee News
Congress-BJP to share seats in KarnatakaTruthDive
IT captains hail Nilekani & Balakrishnan's political forayPress Trust of India
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Chennai: Police foil protest attempts against Narendra Modi visit, 100 detained - Daily News & Analysis


Daily News & Analysis

Chennai: Police foil protest attempts against Narendra Modi visit, 100 detained
Daily News & Analysis
About 100 people were today detained for attempting to protest against the visit of BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, who arrived here for an election rally, police said. They were attempting to protest near Guindy area, since the Gujarat Chief ...

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Sonia has no love for sadhus, saints in her genes: Ramdev - IBNLive


IBNLive

Sonia has no love for sadhus, saints in her genes: Ramdev
IBNLive
Pune: Yoga guru Ramdev, who has pledged his support to BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, on Sunday claimed Congress President Sonia Gandhi has no love for "sadhus and saints" of India. "...In her genes there is no love for sadhus and ...
Ramdev slams Congress, says Modi will lead 'stable government'Times of India
Congress won't win more than 50 seats: RamdevPress Trust of India

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BJP wave rather than Modi wave, says Murli Manohar Joshi - NDTV


NDTV

BJP wave rather than Modi wave, says Murli Manohar Joshi
NDTV
New Delhi: BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi has said there is a BJP wave in the country, not a Narendra Modi wave. He also said that the wave is not personalised but it is representative of the party. "This wave or that wave, Modi is a representative of the party ...
'Modi wave will not carry BJP in Uttar Pradesh'Hindu Business Line
No Modi wave but BJP wave, says JoshiBusiness Standard
Gujarat model not for every state: MM JoshiHindustan Times
India Today -Times of India
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Repoll in Bihar following Maoist attack on polling personnel - IBNLive


IBNLive

Repoll in Bihar following Maoist attack on polling personnel
IBNLive
Maoists unleashed violence in Nawada on Sunday during repoll, attacking a polling party, though there was no casualty in the retaliatory fire by security forces accompanying them, officials said. Repoll was held at 33 polling booths spread over five Lok ...
Maoists attack polling party in Bihar, no casualtyBusiness Standard
42 percent voting recorded in repolling for five seats of BiharANINEWS
Repoll at 33 polling stations in Bihar todayZee News

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Congress leads list of tainted candidates in Odisha - Hindustan Times


IBNLive

Congress leads list of tainted candidates in Odisha
Hindustan Times
The Congress has fielded the highest number of "tainted candidates" in the second and last phase of the assembly polls in Odisha to be held April 17, an election watchdog in Bhubaneswar said Sunday. At least 39 of the 77 candidates from the Congress ...
'186 candidates in Odisha facing criminal cases'Zee News
114 crorepati candidates in Odisha Assembly's second phase pollOrissadiary.com

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Jashodaben should be conferred with Bharat Ratna: Tarun Gogoi - Economic Times


Economic Times

Jashodaben should be conferred with Bharat Ratna: Tarun Gogoi
Economic Times
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has said he will propose that Narendra Modi's wife, Jashodaben, be conferred the Bharat Ratna, for being a “symbol of sacrifice”. ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your investments. GUWAHATI: Assam Chief ...
Gogoi demands Bharat Ratna for Modi's wifeIndileak
Gogoi Attacks Narendra Modi over 'Married' StatusThe New Indian Express

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BJP confident of winning 27 out of 29 seats in Madhya Pradesh - Daily News & Analysis


Indian Express

BJP confident of winning 27 out of 29 seats in Madhya Pradesh
Daily News & Analysis
BJP Vice-President Prabhat Jha claimed here today that his party would win 27 out of the total 29 Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh. He said BJP is facing challenge from Congress only in Chhindwara and Guna constituencies, where Union Ministers ...
Narendra Modi to meet superstar Rajinikanth in Chennai. (PTI)Indian Express

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We put our lives on the line everyday, says Omar after attack - Business Standard


NDTV

We put our lives on the line everyday, says Omar after attack
Business Standard
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said the militant attack on an NC leader's house in Pulwama district was evidence of the risk involved in being in mainstream politics in Kashmir and no one should question the commitment of people ...
Militants kill two policemen in KashmirDaily News & Analysis
Shohada Brigade claims responsibility for attack on NC leader in KashmirKashmir Dispatch
Two policemen, two militants killed in KashmirFree Press Journal
Kashmir Life -The Express Tribune -Financial Express
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Pawar sacks NCP leader on refusal to campaign for Nilesh Rane - IBNLive


IBNLive

Pawar sacks NCP leader on refusal to campaign for Nilesh Rane
IBNLive
Sindhudurg: Cracking the whip, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday removed the district unit president Bala Bhise for defying the party diktat to campaign for Congress candidate from Sindhudurg-Ratnagiri constituency Nilesh Rane and put sitting MLA ...
NCP workers refuse to campaign for Rane, boycott Pawar rallyNewstrack India
Why grassroots workers don't listen to their leadersLivemint
Anti-Rane revolt rages on; NCP workers to boycott Pawar rallyFree Press Journal
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116 candidates in fray for six Mumbai LS seats - IBNLive


IBNLive

116 candidates in fray for six Mumbai LS seats
IBNLive
All six constituencies in Mumbai which go to polls on April 24 are set to witness either triangular or four-cornered contests with Congress-NCP going all out to retain their bastions against the opposition onslaught banking on a "Modi wave". As many as 116 ...
116 candidates in fray for six Mumbai Lok Sabha seatsNDTV
Mumbai South Central seat: MNS may dent Congress, Shiv Sena's prospectsDaily News & Analysis
Mumbai South Central seat: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena may dent Congress ...Economic Times
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Congress, BJP playing into the hands of capitalists: Mayawati - Daily News & Analysis


Daily News & Analysis

Congress, BJP playing into the hands of capitalists: Mayawati
Daily News & Analysis
BSP supremo Mayawati today attacked BJP and Congress for "double-crossing" the common man by serving the interests of capitalists. Addressing a rally here on the eve of the birth anniversary of Dalit icon Babasaheb Ambedkar, Mayawati said, "parties like ...
Amid din of UP campaign, Mayawati quietly woos MuslimsFirstpost
BJP, Congress indebted to industrialists: MayawatiTimes of India
Once in Power, BJP may Scrap Reservation: MayawatiThe New Indian Express

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Sharad Pawar takes a dig at Modi, says 'someone is dreaming of becoming Hitler' - Daily News & Analysis


Daily News & Analysis

Sharad Pawar takes a dig at Modi, says 'someone is dreaming of becoming Hitler'
Daily News & Analysis
NCP supremo Sharad Pawar today stepped up his attack on Narendra Modi, saying the BJP Prime Ministerial candidate is "dreaming" of becoming Hitler and asked people to foil his "attempt" in the Lok Sabha polls. "Someone is dreaming to become Hitler in ...
Someone dreaming to become Hitler, Sharad Pawar tweetsTimes of India
General elections 2014: Who will inherit Sharad Pawar's legacy?Economic Times
Who will inherit Sharad Pawar's legacy? (Election Special)Business Standard
Indian Express -The Hindu -Deccan Herald
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Arvind Kejriwal leaves for Varanasi on Monday - Daily News & Analysis


The Hindu

Arvind Kejriwal leaves for Varanasi on Monday
Daily News & Analysis
AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal leaves Monday by train for Varanasi to take on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha election, party sources said Sunday. Kejriwal will take an evening train from here and reach the Hindu holy city in ...
Delhi saw 65.09 % voter turnout in Lok Sabha pollsThe Hindu
Modi most followed on Twitter, Kejriwal biggest gainerTimes of India
PICS: Fans shower rose petals on 'Kejri-wall' against drug cartel in Punjab; pin ...Daily Bhaskar
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Will not take support of Mukhtar Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal in Varanasi: AAP - Daily News & Analysis


Daily News & Analysis

Will not take support of Mukhtar Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal in Varanasi: AAP
Daily News & Analysis
Aam Aadmi Party today said that it is not going to take support of Mukhtar Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls in Varanasi. "Our party will not take any support from Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal... There has been no interaction or any ...
Quami Ekta Dal, Cong deal on cards in city?Times of India
Lok Sabha polls 2014: Mukhtar Ansari's decision not to contest against Narendra ...Economic Times
Minorities in UP announce tactical votingBusiness Standard
Northern Voices Online -gulfnews.com -Daily Bhaskar
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Reviving investment is key, says BJP's Arun Jaitley

BOHARU, India (Reuters) - Massaging his swollen feet after campaigning in the villages of Punjab, the man tipped to be India's next finance minister says he wants the government that takes office next month to approve five big-ticket investments quickly to signal it means business.







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14 candidates less than 30 yrs contesting polls in Punjab - Economic Times


Economic Times

14 candidates less than 30 yrs contesting polls in Punjab
Economic Times
As over one fourth of total electorate in Punjab with 14 candidates less than 30 years of age. Both Mandeep Singh Bittu and Ashish are both 25. ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your investments. CHANDIGARH: As over one fourth of total electorate ...
14 candidates less than 30 yrs contesting in PunjabHindustan Times
253 candidates in fray for 13 Lok Sabha seats in PunjabFree Press Journal

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'Faces of Gujarat riots' to campaign against communalism - IBNLive


IBNLive

'Faces of Gujarat riots' to campaign against communalism
IBNLive
Dubbed "faces of Gujarat riots", Qutubuddin Ansari and Ashok Mochi have entered India's collective consciousness through their photos. One was the face of raw communal frenzy and the other of helplessness, begging for mercy. The pictures of a frightened ...
'Faces of the riots' to visit West Bengal to campaign against violenceThe Hindu

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Tendulkar, Ganguly among Indian soccer league owners

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Leading Spanish club Atletico Madrid and former cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly are among the owners of eight franchises of a new Indian soccer league set to kick off later this year, organisers said on Sunday.







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PM candidate, a fictional idea: Mamata - The Hindu


Economic Times

PM candidate, a fictional idea: Mamata
The Hindu
Trashing pre-poll surveys putting Narendra Modi ahead in the prime ministerial race, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said the idea of a prime ministerial candidate is “fictional” as it is not backed by Constitution. “The 'prime ministerial ...
Mamata says PM candidate is a fictional ideaEconomic Times
Mamata lashes out at Gorkha Janamukti Morcha for backing an outsiderBusiness Standard
No division of Darjeeling Hills: Mamata BanerjeeDaily News & Analysis

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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.

Indian Yoga : India Yogic Retreats

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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.

India Kids, Indian Children

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