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Lt Gen Madhuri Kanitkar, “You do not need to be like a man. You...

“Gender should not come in the way of their choice of a career. It should be their passion. It is important to introspect, reflect and talk to friends and family to help choose a path....

ON THIS DAY – 22ND AUGUST, Madras (now Chennai) was founded by the East...

On 22nd August 1639, Madras was founded by the East India Company who bought it as a piece of land from the local Nayak rulers. It was on...

Swachh Survekshan 2020 : Indore ranked cleanest city 4th year in a row

Swachh Survekshan 2020 report was recently released by the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry. Swachh Survekshan 2020 covered 4,242 cities, 62 cantonment boards and 92 Ganga towns. This survey was carried out in 28...

ISRO and the Lunar Missions: Chandrayaan

Future readiness is the key to maintaining an edge in technology and ISRO is committed to it. ISRO endeavours to optimise and enhance its technologies as the needs and ambitions of the...

ON THIS DAY – 21st AUGUST, Wildlife Protection Act was passed

The Indian Parliament enacted the Wildlife (Protection) Act in 1972, which provides for the safeguard and protection of the wildlife (flora and fauna) in the country. On 21st August 1972, the...

Phuldungsai A dispute between Tripura-Mizoram: Dual identity and double benefits come along with...

A scenic village on the Tripura-Mizoram border has found itself at the centre of a jurisdiction dispute between the two states.Phuldungsai, with a predominantly...

Michelle Obama takes a direct aim at Donald Trump in her DNC Speech said,...

To close off the first night of the Democratic National Convention, former First Lady Michelle Obama made a direct appeal in a passionate speech to her fellow Americans to vote for Joe Biden “like our...

ON THIS DAY – 20 AUGUST, 76th Birth Anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi

Rajiv Gandhi, who served as the seventh Prime Minister of India from 1984 to 1989, was born on August 20, 1944. He was the last member of the Nehru-Gandhi...

National Recruitment Agency (NRA) to be setup for non-gazetted posts.

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to set up a National Recruitment Agency (NRA) to conduct a preliminary exam – named common eligibility test (CET) — for recruitment of...

Turkey vying upon India: Funded anti-India activities along with Pakistan

The Turkish foreign ministry on Wednesday, 5th August 2020, criticised India’s decision to revoke Jammu and Kashmir’s special status in August last year.  For it failed to contribute to peace and stability...