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A look at 8 new UNESCO Global Geoparks

New Delhi, April 28, 2021 (IANSlife): Earlier this month, UNESCO designated eight new UNESCO Global Geoparks, which brings the number of sites participating...

World Heritage Day 2021: Here’s all that you need to know

Previously known as International Monuments and Sites Day, World Heritage Day marks the celebration of our precious national heritage.

Poila Baishakh 2021: Celebrations, rituals, kolakuli and mishtimukh

Poila Baishakh is also known popularly as the Bangla Noboborsho and it is the first day of the Bengali Calendar. Poila Boishakh...

Now, India has a dedicated Centre for Wetland Conservation and Management in Chennai

New Delhi, April 11, 2021: India got its dedicated Centre for Wetland Conservation and Management (CWCM) at the National Centre for Sustainable...

World Poetry Day 2021: Celebrating linguistic diversity and the power of words

New Delhi, March 21, 2021: Celebrated each year on March 21, the World Poetry Day or WPD signifies the emphasis and importance...

Dutee Chand wants period education in schools, says every girl is a leader waiting to happen

March 8: Asian Games silver medallist Dutee Chand believes period education is the key to empowering young girls. Being Odisha’s pride, she...

World NGO Day 2021: Everything you need to know about the World NGO Day

February 26, 2021: World NGO Day is observed every year internationally on February 27. It was officially instituted and recognized by the...

Tune into your favourite signal on World Radio Day

February 12, 2021: The power of radio is not that it speaks to millions, but that it speaks intimately and privately to...

All you need to know about International Day of Women and Girls in Science

February 11, 2021: The International Day of Women and Girls in Science is celebrated on February 11 every year. This day is...

Read, write and express this International Literacy Day

You, me and the world are connected by a slender line of communication. International Literacy day is celebrated every year on September...

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As Covid-19 cases spike, lockdown in West Bengal announced till May 30

Kolkata, May 15, 2021: On Saturday, state chief secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay announced Covid-19 lockdown in West Bengal for 15 days from May...

Gaza tower housing AP, Al Jazeera collapsed after Israeli missile strike

May 15, 2021: May 15, 2021: A 12-storey Gaza tower housing AP, Al Jazeera collapsed on Saturday after being struck by Israeli...

Tickle your gastronomic buds with these unusual food pairings by Malayalis

Kerala is the land of exotic spices, so do not be surprised by the spicy curries and dishes of this state. The...

Rejuvenating Ayurvedic summer superfoods that all must consider in their diet

The term Ayurveda comprises two words – ayu (life) and Veda (knowledge). It deals with various aspects related to health and wellbeing in their varied aspects,...