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UP Tourism signs MOUs to boost rural tourism

UP Tourism signs MOUs to boost rural tourism

June 13, 2024

In a significant move for promoting tourism across Uttar Pradesh, the state tourism board has signed multiple Memorandums of Understanding. According to a press statement issued by UP Tourism, the MoUs were signed at the UP Tourism Directorate in Lucknow to enhance rural tourism ...

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Surviving the heat: Daily struggle of Delhi’s rickshaw pullers

Surviving the heat: Daily struggle of Delhi’s ri...

June 12, 2024

In the bustling streets of Delhi, rickshaw pullers are a vital part of the urban transportation system. Yet, these hardworking individuals often endure gruelling conditions, especially during periods of extreme heat. As the scorching heat of Delhi’s summers beats down relentles...

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Scientists from Glasgow University & NYU develop AI tool for cancer detection & treatment

Scientists from Glasgow University & NYU deve...

June 11, 2024

A computer system, developed by researchers from Glasgow University and New York University, utilises Artificial Intelligence to decode the language of cancer, effectively identifying disease indicators in biological samples with remarkable precision. This breakthrough developmen...

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Macron calls snap French elections after European Parliament drubbing

Macron calls snap French elections after European ...

June 10, 2024

In a decision that seems to have caught his own party and his government by total surprise, French President Emmanuel Macron has dissolved the French Parliament, Assemblée Nationale, and called snap elections that would be held on June 30 and July 7. Macron made the announced in...

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Glasgow University scientists use bioengineering for bone repairs

Glasgow University scientists use bioengineering f...

June 7, 2024

New research reveals that a bioengineering breakthrough from scientists at the University of Glasgow could lead to improved results for patients by repairing damaged bones without causing negative side effects associated with other treatments. In a press statement, Glasgow Univer...

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Documentary on T Rex dinosaur by 3 US teenagers

Documentary on T Rex dinosaur by 3 US teenagers

June 4, 2024

Liam, Kaiden, and Jessin, three North Dakota kids who discovered a rare teenage Tyrannosaurus rex dinosaur in the United States in 2022, are now set to share their extraordinary find with the world. Partnering with leading animators and palaeontologists, to present their discover...

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RSF, Guernica 37 Chambers ask United States to sanction officers of Delhi Police

RSF, Guernica 37 Chambers ask United States to san...

June 3, 2024

Reporters sans Frontières (RSF), a Paris-based press freedom advocacy organisation and Guernica 37 Chambers, a British human rights activist organisation, have asked the  United States to impose sanctions on officials of Delhi Police accused of violating press freedom by target...

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Decline of Delhi’s Urdu Bazaar

Decline of Delhi’s Urdu Bazaar

May 29, 2024

For Urdu, a language that once flourished in the courts and bazaars of India, this decline is not merely a linguistic shift but a cultural and historical transformation. One of the indicators of this change is the fading glory of Delhi’s Urdu Bazaar, a place that was once the v...

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Indian director Payal Kapadia makes history with Cannes Grand Prix win

Indian director Payal Kapadia makes history with C...

May 26, 2024

At the Cannes Film Festival’s 77th edition, that concluded in the French riviera town on Saturday,  Indian filmmaker Payal Kapadia made history as the first Indian director to secure the Grand Prix, the second highest honour at Cannes, just after Palme d’Or. Kapadia’s film...

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Top 10 upcoming movies to watch in June

Top 10 upcoming movies to watch in June

May 25, 2024

Bollywood is buzzing with excitement as June promises a diverse line-up of new releases. From the drama of Bajrang Aur Ali and biopic Chandu Champion to the sci-fi epic Kalki 2298 AD and the romantic comedy Ishq Vishk Rebound, there is something for every movie enthusiast this mo...

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