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Hanuman -- in amazing 3D

I happened upon this site — honestly, I guess I saw someone link to it on Facebook — late yesterday.

At the heart of things is a 3-D movie, clocking in at 11 minutes, that follows the lyrics to the Hanuman Chalisa. 295 more words


Voter turnout has been high across India; here's how the states stack up

The world’s largest democratic election is now 60% complete, after the sixth phase of voting closed yesterday in India. Voters in 11 states went to the polls on April 24, and in every single state there was a notable jump in voter turnout, Election Commission officials… 88 more words

It's your turn now!

It’s your turn now, Independent India and did you do it?

well I’ve seen big celebrities some months before proudly saying I have never voted in my lifetime. 401 more words


Nokia will continue to make phones—but only in India, only for 12 months and only because it has no choice

The $7.2 billion sale of Nokia to Microsoft is expected to close tomorrow, bringing the phone-making chapter of a remarkably versatile, adaptive and admired company to a close—almost. 375 more words

The percentage of women running in Indian elections is even smaller than the percentage of female MPs

6.9% was the percentage of women candidates in the 2009 Indian election. Although the 2009 figure is the highest in 15 national elections held in India so far (the lowest was 2.2% in 1971), it’s far from representative of the electoral demographic, and does not reflect the popularity of female candidates. 46 more words

Drinking Tea in India

Life in India’s small towns nearly comes to a stop during tea time. It is also an essential part of India’s legendary hospitality to offer a cup of tea to a guest or customer. 344 more words


Making of Konark Temple in Handloom Art

Assuming you visited the great sun temple of Odisha till now, if not please visit it as soon as possible. This is one of the place which should be visited by all of you. 108 more words

Handloom In India