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Sunday, December 15, 2019

India gets its 38th WORLD UNESCO World HERITAGE SITE as Pink City Jaipur

In yet another landmark achievement, India’s nomination of the Jaipur City, Rajasthan got inscribed today on the World Heritage List of UNESCO during the...

The saga of Kalki Avtar and Kalapani

There is a place where you will find Lord Jagannath, Balabhadra and Subhadra’s idols of full stature having full hands and legs. You can’t...

Ratha Jatra in Sri Purusottama Kshetra

Badadanda (Grand Road) was not a continuous stretch as it was bisected by an intervening river Malini. There was then a need of constructing...

DEBRIGARH- A Poacher’s Paradise!

He started stories on how elephant tusks were being smuggled with help of forest department insiders and later the smuggler was caught and jailed....

A night at Kuladiha Reserve Forest

We were terrified to see him running towards us, he was sweating, breathless and visibly tensed; ‘elephant elephant’ he whispered before he finished his...

Nature Tourism In Focus

  Besides Mangalajodi, the sites being developed by the Odisha government as part of Eco-tourism project include Barakhandia and Dhodrokusum under the Hirakud wildlife division,...

Mangalajodi – A Bird’s Paradise

Once Mangalajodi was famous as poachers’ village’, because of the involvement of villagers in water bird poaching on a large, commercial scale. Even the...

6.17% Increase in Tourists Footfalls from the United States (USA) to India in 2017...

The Ministry of Tourism clarifies that the Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) in India from the USA during the year 2017 have registered a positive growth...

Paintings on Chariots

The wooden chariots (mobile form of the temple) are the temporary abodes of the Jagannath Trinity. The deities are installed in these chariots (locally...

Lord Jagannath and Car Festival

Car Festival of Lord Jagannath at Puri is a symbol of Orissa for the rest of India. It manifests Oriyan character and the Orissan...
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47.86 GW of renewable energy capacity installed in last six years

A total of 47.86 GW of renewable energy capacity has been installed in the country during the last six years i.e. March, 2014 to...

Implementation Of POSHAN Abhiyan Scheme

Government is implementing POSHAN Abhiyaan, earlier known as National Nutrition Mission, since 18th December 2017 to address the problem of malnutrition in the country.The Abhiyaan...

Sexual Harassment of Children in Juvenile Homes

The Juvenile Justice (Child and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 (JJ Act) and the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Model Rule, 2016 framed...