Jan 29, 2014
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Katherine Boo to Speak at Adelphi
The author of Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity will speak about her book on February 24. follows the lives of several residents of a present day slum in Mumbai, India.
Amid snowfall, Kashmiris realize dependence on outside world
By Sheikh Qayoom, Srinagar, Jan 10 : As they rejoice over timely snowfall that ensures the perennial water reservoirs of the Valley would not run dry this summer, the harsh winter has also evoked among Kashmiris a sense of absolute dependence on the outside world for essential supplies.
In Photos: Deadly Deep Freeze grips north India
Leh recorded a minimum temperature of minus 14.1 degrees Celsius on Wednesday, against minus 6.3 degrees Celsius the previous night, an official of the meteorological department said in Srinagar.