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2012-09-25 23:03:53

IPS Learning and the Stanford Center for Professional Development will jointly present “The Strategic Execution Conference: Linking Strategy to Execution through Innovative Techniques” April 24 and 25 at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, 1333 Bayshore Dr., Burlingame, CA. Ram Charan, highly acclaimed business advisor and author, will keynote the opening conference session. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2012 IPS Learning and the Stanford Center for Professional...

2012-09-19 23:00:51

The noted Indian scholar, philosopher, humanitarian and spiritual leader Dr. Chandra Bhanu Satpathy with the “Building Bridges across the Nations” award for bringing the world together through his works on the arts, literature, music, spirituality and humanitarian endeavors. Washington State Lt. Governor Brad Owen and Consul General of India, Ambassador N. Parthsarathi will be the Keynote speakers at the trade summit. (PRWEB) September 19, 2012 The first Washington State Summit...

2012-08-25 23:01:41

In response to a question about the latest study published in the Science News.org on 24 Aug 2012, Paramahamsa Nithyananda said, "Praakrit, mother of all languages including Sanskrit spread from Ganges civilization towards Europe and not the other way around." Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 25, 2012 The latest article in ScienceNews.org about a scientific study led by the psychologist Quentin Atkinson of the University of Auckland in New Zealand, suggests that almost 494 languages including...

Latest States and territories of India Reference Libraries

Bombay Duck, Harpadon nehereus
2013-10-24 12:18:24

The Bombay Duck (Harpadon nehereus), known also as the bummalo, is, in spite of its name, not a duck but a lizardfish. It is native to the waters between Mumbai and Kutch within the Arabian Sea, and a smaller number can also be found in the Bay of Bengal. Large numbers are also caught in the South China Sea. This fish is often dried and salted before it is eaten, as its meat doesn’t have a distinctive taste of its own. After the drying process, the odor of the fish is very powerful, and it...

2009-01-17 17:31:24

The Purple Frog (Nasikabatrachus sahyadrensis) is a species of frog belonging to the family Sooglossidae. It is found in the Western Ghats in India. It is also known as the Pignose Frog. It is a fairly new recognized species as it was discovered in 2003. However it was well known to the local people before this and several earlier specimens had been ignored. It is a unique species for its geographic region. The Purple Frog looks like a typical frog. It has a squat body, somewhat rounded...

2007-01-02 10:30:06

The Nilgiri langur (Trachypithecus johnii) is a langur found in the Nilgiri hills of the Western Ghats in South India. Its range also includes Kodagu in Karnataka, Palani Hills in Tamil Nadu and many other hilly areas in Kerala. This primate has glossy black fur on its body and golden brown fur on its head. It is similar in size and long tailed like the gray langurs. Females have a white patch of fur on the inner thigh. It lives in troops of five to sixteen monkeys. The animal is often seen...

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