Dholavira, a Harappan-era metropolis situated in Gujarat is the 40th UNESCO world heritage site

Dholavira, a Harappan-era metropolis situated in Gujarat, has been accorded the World Heritage tag by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).Gujarat so far has three world heritage sites – Champaner near Pavagadh, Rani ki Vav in Patan and…

India becomes 4th largest forex reserves holder globally: Basics Explained

India’s foreign exchange reserves rose by $835 million to touch a record high of $612.73 billion in the week ended July 16, 2021, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data showed.Currently, China has the largest reserves followed by Japan and…

National Farmers Welfare Program Implementation Committee office inaugurated

Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Shri Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurated the office of National Farmers Welfare Program Implementation Committee. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Tomar said that the National Farmers Welfare Program Implementation Committee would act as a project…

Ashadha Purnima-Dhamma Chakra Day: Buddhism Explained

The auspicious day of Asadha Poornima falls on the first full moon day of the month of Asadha as per Indian sun calendar. The day marks Buddha’s first teaching after attaining Enlightenment to the first five ascetic disciples  on the full-moon day of Asadha at ‘Deer Park’, Ṛiṣipatana in…

CHANDRA SHEKHAR AZAD: FIREBAND REVOLUTIONARY BIRTH ANNIVERSARY

One of the most noteable Indian quintessential firebrand revolutionary,Chandra Shekhar Azad, popularly known as ‘Azad‘, was born on 23 July 1906. He  was part of a group of young revolutionaries who dedicated their lives towards a single goal – securing freedom…