During the early 20th century it became a strong base for the Indian independence movement and upon India's independence in 1947 this harbor city was incorporated into Bombay State. In 1960, following the Samyukta Maharashtra movement, a new state of Maharashtra was christened with Bombay being appointed as its capital.
Not long back, in his speech at the UN General Assembly, the Indian Prime Minister Mr. Narender Modi had said, "We need to change our lifestyles…... It is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness with you, the world and the nature.
Mr. Naveen Verma from TWX visited Golden Temple Amritsar, Punjab.
Golden Temple is the holiest abode of Sikhs all over the world. The Golden temple is also known as Harmandir Sahib or Darbar Sahib. This beautiful temple built by the fifth Guru, Guru Arjan Dev, in the 16th Century, is a place of great beauty and sublime peacefulness.
Chandigarh is a city and Union territory of India which also serves as the state capital of Punjab and Haryana. Since it is a UT hence its governance falls directly under Union Government and not under any State.
Mumbai (formerly called Bombay) is a densely populated city on India's west coast touching the Arabian Sea. On the Mumbai Harbor waterfront stands the iconic Gateway of India stone arch, built by the British Raj in 1924.
India is a fascinating country as it offers a plethora of opportunities to enjoy the Nature in its beautiful and virgin form. Apart from mountaineering, trekking, rafting, zipping, para gliding which are quite popular there is also a major segment of tourist which loves to enjoy River cruises in India. read more
The Auditorium Theatre, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation possesses the proud distinction of a classification as both a National Historic Landmark and a Designated Chicago Landmark with a seating capacity of over 3,800. read more
For the first time in the history of Taj Mahal, mud-pack therapy will be done on its main dome to remove yellowness from the white marble. According to Archaeological Survey of India officials, this process will take more than a year to complete. read more