Mountain cycle rally promotes green environment in Shimla
A two-day mountain cycle rally was organised to promote tourism and green environment in Himachal Pradesh s Shimla. Divulging the motive behind conducting this rally, an organizer Ashish Sood said that Cycling plays a very pivotal role in preserving the environment as this is the most environment friendly mode of transport. Meanwhile, a participant said that cycling has been growing in their area and he has been cycling for the past three years and have seen a lot of growth.
Massive quake hits Iran
A 7.8 magnitude quake struck Iran near the Pakistan border on Tuesday April 16, 2013, killing at least five people.