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NASA funds programme to produce videos to teach Hindi through Indian scientific innovations

The videos focus on scientific innovations at various sites like Amer Fort Palace and Hawa Mahal in Jaipur, the rust-resistant Iron Pillar of Delhi, UNESCO Heritage site Qutub Minar, the Chand Bawri steps well and headquarters of the Jaipur Foot, a prosthetic given free to impoverished amputees in 80 countries across the world.

Jun 18, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Rani ki Vav in Unesco heritage site list, PM hails move

Rani ki Vav (queen`s stepwell), in Gujarat`s Patan town, has been added to Unesco`s list of World Heritage sites, an official statement said Sunday.

Jun 23, 2014, 08:09 AM IST

Tibetan leader saddened by Bodh Gaya blasts

The Tibetan government-in-exile Sunday expressed sadness over the series of blasts at the Mahabodhi temple area in Bihar`s Bodh Gaya town.

Jul 07, 2013, 17:21 PM IST