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Posted : 1 hour ago

Today (April 22) is Earth Day. The degradation of our planet goes unabated, due to cutting of trees to make way for construction. Photo shows a sapodilla (cheekoo) tree in a grove that was destroyed to clear the land for building a multi-storey complex.
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Today (April 22) is Earth Day. The degradation of our planet goes unabated, due to cutting of trees to make way for construction. Photo shows a sapodilla (cheekoo) tree in a grove that was destroyed to clear the land for building a multi-storey complex. #India-Photos
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Posted : 2 days ago

Langoor, Udaipur sanctuary.
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Langoor, Udaipur sanctuary. #India-Photos
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Posted : 6 days ago  Last updated : 4 days ago

Attention Dr.Shukla. This sub-adult insect of coreidae species is seen in great numbers near where I found the eggs and resembles the google picture of insects that lay square eggs.
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Attention Dr.Shukla. This sub-adult insect of coreidae species is seen in great numbers near where I found the eggs and resembles the google picture of insects that lay square eggs. #India-Photos
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PURUSHOTTAM T SHUKLA Must be right as it is a bug.

Must be right as it is a bug.
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Today (April 18) is the birth anniversary of Basaveswara , the twelfth century saint who founded the egalitarian lingayath faith. This statue in Gadag is 35.6m high.
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Today (April 18) is the birth anniversary of Basaveswara , the twelfth century saint who founded the egalitarian lingayath faith. This statue in Gadag is 35.6m high. #India-Photos
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Posted : 1 week ago  Last updated : 6 days ago

These eggs, found on the leaf of a hedge plant are unusual, being copper coloured and square shaped. (1.0mm square). Can Dr.Purushottham Shukla identify the insect that laid these eggs?
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These eggs, found on the leaf of a hedge plant are unusual, being copper coloured and square shaped. (1.0mm square). Can Dr.Purushottham Shukla identify the insect that laid these eggs? #India-Photos
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PURUSHOTTAM T SHUKLA Looks like water buggs eggs. The eggs may hatch in a weeks time and the insects will be visible.Please post the photoof the insects.

Looks like water buggs eggs. The eggs may hatch in a weeks time and the insects will be visible.Please post the photoof the insects.
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palanki-narayana There are no water bodies nearby.After googling for insects that lay square eggs I found that the answer is coreidae ( there are many species with this name). Photo of a possible candidate is being submitted.

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There are no water bodies nearby.After googling for insects that lay square eggs I found that the answer is coreidae ( there are many species with this name). Photo of a possible candidate is being submitted. #India-Photos
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Today (April 14) is Baisakhi, harvesting festival in Punjab, celebrated by men and women with folk dancing.
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Today (April 14) is Baisakhi, harvesting festival in Punjab, celebrated by men and women with folk dancing. #India-Photos
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Sculpture of Baisakhi dancers in Amritsar. Today(April 14) is Baisakhi, the harvesting festival.
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Sculpture of Baisakhi dancers in Amritsar. Today(April 14) is Baisakhi, the harvesting festival. #India-Photos
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Today (April 13), 99 years ago Brigadier Reginald Dyer ordered firing on a religious gathering in Jalianwalabagh, killing 386 people and wounding 1516. This is one of the sculptures erected near the entrance of the Jalianwalabagh memorial.
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Today (April 13), 99 years ago Brigadier Reginald Dyer ordered firing on a religious gathering in Jalianwalabagh, killing 386 people and wounding 1516. This is one of the sculptures erected near the entrance of the Jalianwalabagh memorial. #India-Photos
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Today (April 12) is the 56th death anniversary of India's greatest engineer and visionary statesman who passed away at the age of 101 in1962. (Bust of Sir Mokshagundam Visveswariah, Bharat Ratna awardee, in Muddenahalli museum at his birth place).
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Today (April 12) is the 56th death anniversary of India's greatest engineer and visionary statesman who passed away at the age of 101 in1962. (Bust of Sir Mokshagundam Visveswariah, Bharat Ratna awardee, in Muddenahalli museum at his birth place). #India-Photos
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Posted : 1 week ago

Guess what? This is a mosquito!
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Guess what? This is a mosquito! #India-Photos
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