53 Articles Related to "cultural"

Society | Why IIT-Madras is no longer Tamil Nadu’s pride

There is an increasing public perception that the social dynamics inside the IIT-Madras, which has an exclusive and elitist academic environment, is out of sync wit...

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Hindi A "Little Child In Diapers", Says Kamal Haasan Amid Language Row

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Hindi Divas on September 14 made a call to culturally unify India with Hindi as its national language.  

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Which exam should you appear for? UGC NET, CSIR NET or both

Those aspiring to become a lecturer or researcher in India need to apply for the University Grant Commission's National Eligibility Test (UGC NET) or Council ...

8 months ago . 75 views

Top 10 Highest Peaks of India

India is a blessed with diversity not only culturally but also with physical features like dry desert, evergreen forest, snowy mountains, long coast and fertile pla...

1 year ago . 390 views

What is Ramadan : Brief about Celebration & cultural events

The holy month of Islamic calendar began on the evening of Tuesday, May 15 and end on Thursday June 14, 2018. The month will last for 29 days and will be celebrat...

1 year ago . 229 views

'More Crop Per Drop': How PM Krishi Yojana is Making Agricultural Land More Productive

Under the aegis of NABARD and PMKSY, a Micro Irrigation Fund (MIF) worth Rs 5,000 crore was set up in May 2018.

1 year ago . 166 views

All About Lal Dora Land

Since the Delhi government is all set to start the process of extending Lal Dora areas in all its 360 villages, it is safe to say that more and more agricultural la...

1 year ago . 294 views

10 Famous Biosphere Reserves in India That You Should Visit If You Really Love Nature

India is the seventh largest country in the world and inhabits hundreds of different cultures within itself. Along with cultural diversity, India is also to home ...

1 year ago . 424 views

This Brutal Practice Of Ironing Girls' Chests With Hot Stone Is Becoming Prevalent In UK As A ‘cultural Norm’

Young women all over the world are subjected to brutal practices such as Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) that have no health benefits whatsoever. These practices ar...

1 year ago . 283 views

Eight reasons to set your sights on Sharjah

Just up the coast from Dubai, the emirate of Sharjah may look like a seamless extension of its nearby neighbour, but its vibe and spirit could not be more unique....

1 year ago . 249 views

10 Most Interesting (Unknown) Facts about Golden Temple, Amritsar

India is known to be a land a of cultural heritage and religious sites. You shall witness a lot of shrines and monuments in different parts of the country, each b...

1 year ago . 728 views

Kartik Purnima 2018: Folklore and significance of the festival

There are several names given to Kartik Purnima which hold immense cultural relevance.  

1 year ago . 282 views

The fascinating legends of Navratri

With Navratri just around the corner, there is a significant degree of bliss and felicity in the air surrounding the people of different cultural backgrounds. Owing...

1 year ago . 271 views

The Magical festivities of Navratri all across India

With Navratri just around the corner, there is a significant degree of bliss and felicity in the air surrounding people of different cultural backgrounds. Owing t...

1 year ago . 357 views

Storm in a Tea Cup: Britain Decides That the Milk Goes in Last

Although many cultural debates may be brewing in Britain, it appears that one age-old bone of contention has been settled: Should milk go in a cup of tea first or l...

1 year ago . 170 views

What is The Spirit?

Although we have made tremendous progress, so far as the objective world is concerned, we are much behind when it comes to the subject of life. Spirit, spiritual, s...

1 year ago . 225 views

Pakistan Student Stabbed 23 Times Fights to See Her Attacker Jailed

Khadija Siddiqui, 23, survived the frenzied attack in broad daylight outside her sister's school on a busy thoroughfare in the teeming eastern city of Lahore,...

1 year ago . 178 views

Kairana’s bitter pill: Sugarcane economy needs reform not a Rs 8,000 crore bandage

In yet another illustration of how agricultural policy in India is dominated by politics, the Centre looks set to respond to the Kairana bypoll setback with a Rs ...

2 years ago . 195 views

When did dal become India’s favoured food, and what was Rama’s preferred preparation?

‘Pull of Pulses’, by Salma Husain and Vijay Thukral, details the cultural history of lentils.   In India the word d...

2 years ago . 330 views

Arranged marriages are old school, Pakistan now has ‘CPEC marriages’

There is a new cultural wave afoot in Pakistan because of the much-flaunted China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

2 years ago . 179 views

 
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Explained: What is the Essential Commodities Act, and how will amendin...

By declaring a commodity as essential, the government can control the production, supply, and distribution of that commodity, and impose a stock limit.

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Kerala combs forests to probe elephant’s death, Opposition leaders sla...

The elephant died after her mouth was severely damaged in an explosion in Palakkad district. It was first spotted in a river near the buffer zone of Silent Valley N...

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Food delivery in India via drones? Zomato, Swiggy, Dunzo can start tes...

Last month, budget airlines SpiceJet said that it has received permission to conduct drone trials Zomato has successfully completed a test delivery...

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NEW LUXURY ORGANIC BEAUTY PRODUCTS- SATLIVA
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8 Indian institutes in top 100, IITs on a ‘decline’: Times Higher Educ...

Even as more IITs have been featured in the ranking, THE claims the "overall picture for India’s IITs is one of general decline amid increased regional...

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HP announces new OMEN 15 gaming laptops with AMD CPU

HP has updated its OMEN 15 gaming laptop with new design and new specs for 2020, including an option to configure it with an AMD CPU, a first for a OMEN laptop....

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Centre amends Essential Commodities Act, landmark decisions taken to b...

“We have made farmer friendly amendments to the Essential Commodities Act,” Javadekar said.  

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Top 5 Bestseller Novels in India 2018
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10 Best Welding Machines In India In 2019
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UAE grows rice in desert as Covid forces it to grow more of its own fo...

The UAE imports as much as 90% of its food and the virus has proven a stern test for the country’s overseas supply chains.  

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2021 Toyota Fortuner facelift revealed

The popular 7-seat Toyota SUV has received its first major update since its debut in 2015.

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India’s Fingers have come under Chinese boots. Denial won’t help us

The Modi government and the military have gone into ‘denial’ about loss of territory, attributing the present situation to differing perceptions about...

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Best Phones Under Rs. 15,000 With 18:9 Displays
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China’s tactical play in Ladakh isn’t just about the boundary

China has amped up its presence along the Line of Actual Control around the same time that it is struggling with the Covid-19 induced surge in economic distress...

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Salman Khan launches personal care brand FRSH, starts with sanitisers

After sanitisers, other products like deodorants, body wipes and perfumes will be launched under the brand, said Salman Khan  

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Best Water Softeners in India – Reviews & Buying Guide
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How A Turbaned Motor Mechanic Sampooran Singh Became The Legendary Gul...

The legendary filmmaker Bimal Roy’s last film Bandini in 1963 gave birth to another living legend. The story from obscurity to celebrity, this is no less than...

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8 Cricketers Who Had Sad Endings To Their Glorious Careers

Cricketers go through a lot of ups and downs throughout their career. There have been many cricketers whose career faced the saddest of endings.  Here, we brin...

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Top 10 Best Business Laptops in India
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Why A Shiny Dinosaur Went To Space With Astronauts On SpaceX's Histori...

The dinosaur toy was spotted with astronauts in a video that has gone viral on Twitter with over a million views.

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2021 Ford Bronco Rendered Stylishly In Both 2- And 4-Door Format

2021 Ford Bronco was expected to make its debut this year at the 2020 Detroit Auto Show, however, the show got cancelled and the unveil has been delayed

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Pineapple filled with firecrackers killed pregnant wild elephant

She suffered excruciating pain, but remained calm; died standing in Velliyar in Malappuram

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Zamindar of Singampatti, an LIC agent and last of ‘crowned’ rulers lef...

T.N.S. Murugadoss Theerthapathy was 3 when he took over as ruler in 1934 but his family lost some 74,000 acres of land after Zamindar Abolition Act was passed in ...

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Businessman Hires 180-Seater Plane To Fly 3 Family Members, Help

The man is said to have booked the entire flight to ferry his family members to Delhi in an attempt to avoid crowd at the airport and in flight amid the COVID-19 ...

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The top players in the Indian real estate market
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