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ON THIS DAY – 27TH AUGUST Guru...

The Guru Granth Sahib is a collation of many hymns, poems, shabads and other writings from many different scholars, including the Gurus and Hindu and Muslim writers. Every Guru Granth Sahib has 1,430 pages, and every copy is identical. The...

BRICS 5G Innovation Base

China is considering establishing a BRICS innovation base to strengthen cooperation among the five-country bloc including India in sectors like 5G, AI and digital economy, industry and information technology minister Xiao...

ON THIS DAY – 26TH AUGUST Mother Teresa was born

Mother Teresa was the founder of the Order of the Missionaries of Charity, a Roman Catholic congregation of women dedicated to helping the poor. Considered one of the 20th Century's greatest humanitarians, she was canonized...

“My Brain Calculates quicker than the speed of a Calculator”, NeelkantaBhanu, the Fastest Human...

NeelkanthaBhanu Prakash, a graduate in Mathematics from St. Stephen’s College,holds the world record for being the 'fastest human calculator.' NeelkanthaBhanuPrakash, 20, from Hyderabad won the first gold medal for India at the Mental Calculation World...

Parliamentary committee raises concern over DNA Technology regulation bill.

According to the draft report of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Science and Technology, the DNA Technology Regulation Bill, 2018 could be misused for caste or community-based profiling.The Bill allows...

ON THIS DAY – 25TH AUGUST Bindeshwari Prasad Mandal was born

Mandal, a visionary with a revolutionary zeal, had an instrumental role in placing India’s marginalised sections in an inclusive picture. The milieu in which he was born was that of colonial India, which was not...

National Council for Transgender Persons formed by The Center.

The Centre , Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment  has constituted the National Council for Transgender Persons to formulate policies, programmes, legislation and projects regarding members of the community for achieving equality and full participation...

GUNJAN VS. SRIVIDYA – WHO WAS THE FIRST WOMAN TO FLY IN KARGIL?

Netflix released a biopic that tells the story of Gunjan Saxena, the first Indian female pilot to fly in Kargil. With the release of the biopic, came a hailstorm of controversy for its creative liberties....

ON THIS DAY – 24TH AUGUST, Calcutta was established

Kolkata, 'The City of Joy', formerly known as Calcutta, is one of India's largest cities. The city is housed on the east bank of the Hugli River, which was...

Online Chess Olympiad 2020: Indian Child prodigy gives a blow to china.

15 year old R Praggnanandhaa and Divya Deshmukh starred with crucial wins as India stunned  China 4-2 in the ninth and final preliminary round to make the quarterfinals of the FIDE Online Chess...