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1 millon students watch as PM Modi holds 'pariksha par charcha' to address exam queries

1 millon students watch as PM Modi holds 'pariksha par charcha...

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an interactive session with school and college students today to discuss the importance of stress-free exams. The session “Pariksha Par Charcha” was be aired in all CBSE-affiliated schools. PM Modi insisted ... Sify, 4 weeks ago

Indian Ancient Text a Hit with Hitler?

If you have seen Shyam Benegal's Subhas Bose: A forgotten Hero? and thought that was the only connect Adolf Hitler had with India, Sample this: Hitler had "studied" ancient Indian books and wanted to make a time machine! This is claimed by an article which ...
 DNA1 month ago

10,000 Tulips, 135 types of roses... Welcome to the Mughal Gardens

The iconic Mughal Gardens of the Rashtrapati Bhavan will open for the public from Tuesday after President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates it. The gardens will remain open to public from February 6 to March 9 between 9:30 am and 4.00 pm. However, it will be closed on Mondays for maintenance and on March 2, on account of Holi, said Press Secretary to the President Ashok Malik. President Kovind will inaugurate the annual gardening festival ‘Udyanotsav’ of the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday.
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Art exhibition showing portraits of eyes at IGNCA

Eyes are the windows to the soul. With this message as the main premise, an art exhibition showing portraits of eyes of famous personalities, including Mother Teresa, Rabindranath Tagore started at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA) on ...
 DNA1 month ago

ISRO to set up Knowledge Centre in Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will set up a knowledge centre in Thiruvananthapuram. The decision was taken by ISRO Chairman DrK Sivan in an official meeting with chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday at ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago

AP cabinet promises 70-ltr water daily to all village households

[India], Jan 21 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu announced on Saturday that the state cabinet has decided to supply 70 litres per capita daily (LPCD) water to every household in all the villages of the state. "The cabinet decided to ...
 Sify1 month ago

Defence Minister Sitharaman flies high in Sukhoi jet

New Delhi : Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman strapped herself into a G-suit on Wednesday and became the second Indian woman leader to go on a sortie on a Sukhoi 30 fighter jet. The supersonic jet took off from Jodhpur Air Force station this morning.
 Sify1 month ago

Rashtrapati Bhavan turns secular with no carol, Diwali and iftar

For the first time in several years, carol singing in Rashtrapati Bhavan did not take place this year on Christmas. Though iftar was discontinued for five years when APJ Abdul Kalam was a resident of the majestic monument, carols were sung even then.However, with President Ram Nath Kovind as present occupant of Rashtrapati Bhavan, carol singing did not happen.This is a harbinger of things to take place for the next five years. It is for sure that iftar will also not be held in the Rashtrapati ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

A year back into nature

The extinction of wildlife would likely be caused not just by the greed of poachers, but equally by the rapacity of developers," writes Prerna Singh Bindra in her book The Vanishing: Indias Wildlife Crisis . The year 2017 has given ample proof of both - the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

2017: The year in a flash

As 2017 draws to a close, let’s look at the major events that made it a dramatic and rollercoaster year Sections: India Slide Photos: Heralding the shift to a ‘One Nation, One Tax’ regime, the then president Pranab Mukherjee and PM Narendra ...
 DNA2 months ago
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