Travel

Maps for the Common Man

Today any adventure or holiday travel begins with collection of relevant maps. But that was not so 250 years ago. In 1757, after their victory in the Battle of Plassey, the English East India Company (EICO) was first granted a zamindari by Mir Jaffar and by 1765 the nominal Delhi […]

No laptop ban on US flights from Europe for now: US

Meanwhile, the two leaders expressed grave concern on North Korea’s continued development of its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programmes, including uranium enrichment activities, and strongly urged North Korea to refrain from such actions which adversely impact peace and stability in the Korean Peninsula, and to fully comply with its […]