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ANM NEWS SPECIAL: KASHMIR, THE PARADISE ON EARTH

Yawar Shafi, Srinagar: A place like Kashmir is always an attraction for anyone who wants to relax, and enjoy. It is not just a few places that are being promoting as tourist spots, but the entire length and breadth of this valley that has something in it for the lovers of nature; and for those who know the real value of leisure and sport.

The weather of the valley, mountain peaks, water bodies, vast fields and orchids, archaeological sites, and cultural signposts all this cumulatively make a wonderful tourist package. But of late the phenomenon called globalization, and the stunning progress of the means of communication, have changed the who scheme of things. Now people move around like never before.

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REPORTS ABOUT HEAVY DOWNPOUR IN J & K IS BASELESS, SAYS MET

Yawar Shafi, Srinagar: The Meteorological department in Srinagar on Friday said that there was no forecast of heavy downpour in Jammu and Kashmir.

However, Director MeT, Sonum Lotus said that the light rains with thunderstorm will continue for the next upcoming days but the department has not predicted any heavy downpour, terming the reports as ‘baseless’.

He said that light rains are occurring in northern districts at present but as per the forecast there won’t be any heavy downpour. Lotus further stated said that the Monsoon season in rest of the India is already delayed by almost one week due to which the frequent rainfall is occurring in the Valley.

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SCIENTISTS DISCOVER WORMS WHICH TURN STONE INTO SAND

ANM News Desk: Lithoredo abatanica is an organism with an unusual appetite: This creature eats stone. And when it excretes, what comes out is sand, the leftovers of a still-mysterious digestion process.

The mollusk, unearthed from the bottom of a river in the Philippines, was introduced  by an international group of scientists. It is a shipworm, a group of burrowing animals related to clams, but so different from known examples that it is both a new species and genus.

Shipworms are usually known for their habit of eating wood.

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FRESH SNOWFALL IN SONAMARG, ADJOINING AREAS IN CENTRAL KASHMIR

Yawar Shafi, Srinagar: Sonamarg health resort and its adjoining areas in central Kashmirs Ganderbal district on Wednesday witnessed  a fresh snowfall.

Officials said that snowfall started at Baltal, Zojila and Sonamarg areas in the midnight and continued till Wednesday morning.

They said that more than one inch of snow has accumulated in Drass area on the Srinagar Leh highway.

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CYCLONE VAYU TO HIT GUJARAT ON THURSDAY MORNING

ANM News Desk: A deep depression over the Arabian Sea, which brewed over the past two days, has intensified into a cyclonic storm and is likely to hit the Gujarat coast on Thursday morning.

Cyclone Vayu is further likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours.

SHAWN BRIDGE

EXCLUSIVE: AMID THE WILDERNESS SURROUNDING THE AGE OLD SHAWN BRIDGE OF SCOTLAND

Avijit Nandi Majumdar, Editor-in-Chief: ANM News is at what can be considered as one of the most beautiful places on Earth. We are in the Shawn Bridge at the County side of Scotland leading to a beautiful lake called the Loch Ness. The beauty of the surroundings are indescribable, there’s more to see than to hear as tall pine trees mark the landscape. A rippling stream flows below the bridge, in-fact, entire Scotland is filled with such streams. As we moved along Edinburgh, streams were sited around the capital while some even merged with lakes. Some streams flowed down from glaciers through the rocky mountains covered with greenery. The scenery is breathtaking, fascinating to say the least.

BRIGHTON BEACH

ANM NEWS EXCLUSIVE: UNRULY WAVES OF THE ENGLISH CHANNEL IN BRIGHTON

Avijit Nandi Majumdar, Editor-in-Chief:  ANM News takes you to the beautiful city of Brighton which situated by a serene beach. The city is atleast 2 hours from London. Brighton is situated on the banks of the English Channel which has a rich history. Numerous swimmers from India have crossed the massive stretch into France creating records.

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LONDON’S TRIBUTE TO PRINCESS DIANA IN QUEENSGATE GARDEN

Avijit Nandi Majumder, Editor-in-Chief: ANM News takes you inside the Princess Diana of Wales Memorial Fountain of Queensgate Gardens, London. Princess Diana had died in mysterious circumstances during an accident at a road tunnel in Paris. She was accompanied by her boyfriend, Dodi Fayed who were being followed by the paparazzi. Massive grief and sympathy was observed in the country for the princess who was famous for her beauty and fashion but also led a chequered life.

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TAKE A TRIP THROUGH THE SERENE SURROUNDINGS OF QUEENSGATE GARDEN

Avijit Nandi Majumdar, Editor-in-Chief: ANM News takes you inside the sprawling Queensgate Garden of London. It is a beautiful park which has been fantastically maintained while bins have been installed to prevent littering. This is the perfect place for people to de-stress themselves as they relax on benches and stride amid the foliage. Greenery surrounds the park with no hint of pollution making one fall in love with this place. Trees are lined up on either sides of the pathway as people take their pets out and find peace in the serene surroundings.

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IAF AIRCRAFT WITH 13 PASSENGERS GOES MISSING AFTER TAKE OFF FROM JORHAT

ANM News Desk: Indian Air Force’s AN-32 aircraft with 13 on board goes missing after take off from Jorhat in Assam. It was reported that there were 8 staffs and 5 passengers who boarded the plane.