In News: The historic walled city of Jaipur, also referred to globally as the Pink City, known for its iconic architectural legacy, recently made its entry into…… Read more “Jaipur walled city now a world heritage site”
Context History and nature enthusiasts have found 10 new sites of Neolithic petroglyphs (rock carvings) in Maharashtra’s, Ratnagiri and Rajapur districts. Highlights The Maharashtra’s Konkan area…… Read more “Pandavas, prehistoric man or aliens – who carved these rocks?”
The News ISO, an international organisation that defines the characters that Unicode encodes has recommended that the Bengali script be renamed as “Bengali-Assamese”. Background: An understanding… Read more "Why Assamese script wants its own slot, and what it has got instead"
Why in News? A team of researchers have offered compelling evidence that Neanderthals bore one of the chief hallmarks of mental sophistication- they could paint cave art.…… Read more “Neanderthals, the World’s First Misunderstood Artists”
Year – 2017 Ministry of Tourism has launched the ParyatanParv ” celebrations It aims of drawing attention on the benefits of tourism, showcasing the cultural diversity of…… Read more “Paryatan Parv (पर्यटन पर्व)”