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Google doodle marks engineer M Visvesvaraya’s 157th birth anniversary

Google’s doodle for Saturday, September 15, features a man wearing a Mysuru peta with a wall in the background. He is none other than Sir M. Visvesvaraya, and the wall represents the iconic Krishna Raja Sagar dam built across the Cauvery river in Mandya, Karnataka. Today is the 158th birth anniversary of M. Visvesvaraya, according […]

The Legendary Neelakurinji Blooms!

Yes folks. You heard that right! The long wait is now over! The hills of Munnar will soon be bathed in a dreamy shade of blue. The Neelakurinji (Strobilanthes kunthianus) blooms only once in every 12 years and it sure is a sight to behold! Here, with pleasure, Kerala Tourism offers you in-depth insights into […]

4 Healthy Ingredients That Can Help You Manage Your Weight

For most of us, it is a constant struggle to keep a check on our weight. We are always promising ourselves to follow a healthy diet, cut down drastically on certain food ingredients, workout dedicatedly and lead an active life. But somewhere down the line, we tend to give up and pile up on the […]

Dia Mirza Launches An Anthology Of Poems

The book’s author has her husband to thank for being the inspiration behind the book. She proudly proclaimed being a nature lover, being born and brought up in the hills. She found an expression in poetry for the feelings inside of her, which gave birth to this anthology of 63 poems. Akanksha feels it is […]

Sanju Samson To Tie The Knot In December

Cricketer Sanju Samson announced on Sunday that he will be marrying his college classmate, Charu, in December this year. Sanju Samson uploaded a picture with his fiance on his official Facebook account and made the announcement. Charu’s father B Ramesh Kumar told IANS that the marriage would be held on December 22. The picture is […]

On World Suicide Prevention Day, let’s end the stigma around mental health

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), almost eight lakh people commit suicide every year, which comes to one person every 40 seconds. There are many more who attempt suicide. The theme for this year’s World Suicide Prevention Day is ‘Working Together to Prevent Suicide.’ Previous years had themes like ‘Connect, Communicate, Care’ (2016) and […]

Students need to be encouraged into startup culture: AICTE chairperson

There is a need to bring students into startup culture and to provide them a platform where they can convert their bright ideas into innovation, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Chairperson Anil D Sahasrabudhe said on Friday. He was addressing a gathering on the occasion of the National Institute of Technical Teachers Training […]