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A giant violin floats down Venice’s grand canal

September 20, 2021 2:57 pm

The craft, called “Noah’s Violin,” set sail accompanied by an escort of gondolas, and in no time a small flotilla of motorboats, water taxis and traditional flat-bottomed Venetian sandoli joined the violin as it glided from city hall, near the Rialto Bridge, to the ancient Customs House across from Piazza San Marco, about an hour’s ride

Pune: Couple jumps into canal to save drowning son; mother dies, father missing

May 17, 2020 9:16 am

The couple and their four children had gone to a canal in Kunjirwadi on Saturday afternoon, when one their sons entered the canal water and was dragged away by the strong current.

Pune: Siblings found dead in canal on BT Road, inquiry on

May 06, 2016 5:15 am

Police suspect that the children may have fallen into the canal when water was released from the Khadakwasla dam and then drowned.

Woman held for forcing daughter to abort child, throwing her into canal

June 15, 2014 5:46 am

An FIR was lodged on the girl’s complaint against her mother and others.

3 bodies of Jat victims fished out of Muzaffarnagar canal,say police

September 14, 2013 3:58 am

Police sources said they believed this attack was the flashpoint that triggered the Jat reprisal in the region.

Panic in Faridkot villages as Indira canal overflows

August 02, 2010 11:44 pm

With the water levels dangerously high in the Indira Gandhi canal,which feeds Rajasthan,panic has spread in the border villages of Punjab located on its banks.

Dadpur-Nalvi canal ‘breached’,villages face flood threat

July 27, 2010 1:46 am

Several villages in Barara area are facing a flood threat after the Dadpur-Nalvi canal,which passes through Ambala...

Neglected fountain on Ferozepur road

July 27, 2010 1:07 am

The fountain near the Sidhwan Canal,Ferozepur Road,which was constructed some seven years ago,(even the MC officials don’t know the exact timeline of its existence),to beautify the prominent area of the city,worked for hardly a month before giving up.

Gujarat govt asks AAU to design crop pattern for better yield along SSNNL canals

June 02, 2010 4:17 am

To get the maximum advantage from the canal network of Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited for agriculture purpose...

Cross regulator on canal will divert water away from Abohar villages,says MLA

April 06, 2010 5:35 am

The work for construction of a cross regulator on Malukpura canal which started at Kabarwala village in Abohar two days ago has now taken a political turn.