Category Archives: Education

Tata House and Temple win UNESCO Award

Mumbai’s Esplanade House, once the residence of Jamsetji Tata, founder of the Tata empire, and the Shri Sakhargad Nivasini Devi Temple Complex in Satara are among the 14 projects from 10 countries that bagged the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards that … Continue reading

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Four new Govornor has been appointed

Four new Govornor has been appointed: 1. Shri Kalyan Singh as the Governor of Rajasthan 2. Shri Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala as the Governor of Karnataka 3. Shri Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao as the Governor of Maharashtra 4. Smt. Mridula Sinha as … Continue reading

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T.V. Goalakrishnan Selected for Sangita Kalanidhi Award 2014

Renowned vocalist and mridhangam exponent T.V. Gopalakrishnan popularly known as TVG has been selected for the 2014 Sangita Kalanidhi award of the Music Academy. The Music Academy Committee on July 20, 2014 unanimously selected TVG for the honour and as … Continue reading

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UN Tribunal Fixes Maritime Border of India, Bangladesh

Ending years of dispute over the maritime boundary between India and Bangladesh, a UN tribunal on July 8, 2014 announced that Bangladesh will get 19,467 sq km of the total 25,602 sq km disputed area with India in the Bay … Continue reading

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New Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha elected

Dr. M. Thambidurai elected as the Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha. He is belonging from the political party AIADMK.

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India to host next IBSA summit

India will host the 7th IBSA (India-Brazil-South Africa) summit in 2015. The announcement was made following a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and South African President Jacob Zuma in Brasília on Wednesday. The two leaders met at the sidelines … Continue reading

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Five new Governors has been appointed by the President of India

  The President has been pleased to appoint the following as Governors:- 1. Shri Ram Naik as the Governor of Uttar Pradesh 2. Shri Balramji Dass Tandon as the Governor of Chhattisgarh 3. Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi as the Governor … Continue reading

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Poverty, child, maternal deaths high in India: U.N. report

India continues to battle poverty, child and maternal deaths, according to a United Nations report on the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) that said while several key global targets have been met, more sustained effort is needed to cover disparities by … Continue reading

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Sanjaya Rajaram chosen for World Food Prize

Sanjaya Rajaram, veteran plant scientist, has been chosen for this year’s World Food Prize for his “scientific research that led to a prodigious increase in world wheat production.” Announcing this, M.S. Swaminathan, founder of the M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation … Continue reading

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Kolkata Airport Bags Service Quality Award

Kolkata Airport has won the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Award by Airport Council International (ACI) in the category of the best improved airport in Asia Pacific Region. This category includes airports which have experienced the biggest improvement in ASQ rating … Continue reading

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