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Indian-origin author Sunjeev Sahota among 13 Booker Prize for fiction contenders, he was also the 2015 Booker Prize nominee

Sahota is on the longlist for the 50,000-pound (USD 69,000) prize for his novel 'China Room', inspired in part by the author's own family history

Published on 27th July 2021

Chrome allows users to manage their permissions to websites, introduced new privacy features

In an upcoming release, Google will also add an option to delete the site from your browsing history in Chrome

Published on 21st July 2021

What The FAQ: What is Pulitzer Prize and who was the first Indian to win it?

Pulitzer-winning photographer Danish Siddiqui died in Afghanistan recently. Here, we decode what the award is all about and its history

Published on 19th July 2021

Traces of Chalcolithic-Bronze, Iron and Urban Culture found during an excavation in Odisha

Odishan Institute of Maritime and South-East Asian Studies' major discoveries were the base of a circular hut, black on red-painted pottery, black-slipped ware, red-slipped ware and copper objects

Published on 3rd July 2021

Karnataka shocker: 13-year-old boy diagnosed with rare post-COVID complication

He also said that the child came with a history of high-grade fever, headache, fever, vomiting, and developed respiratory failure the same day

Published on 29th June 2021

What the FAQ: What is the Strawberry Moon and when will we get to see it?

The celestial phenomenon that has been sighted across the world since Thursday is expected to be seen in India very soon. Here is the history and science behind it

Published on 25th June 2021

What the FAQ: Why is International Olympic Day celebrated on June 23? Here's all you need to know

June 23 is celebrated as International Olympic Day every year. In today's FAQ column, we tell you what the day is all about, its history, significance and more

Published on 23rd June 2021

This NGO is giving Deccan history and architecture the TLC and educational spread that it deserves

DHF has published 13 different guidebooks that can really tell you loads about historical places. These books can help tourists visiting the historical monuments

Published on 9th June 2021

Why you'll love the online History courses crafted around Karnataka's greatest monuments, by the Historywallahs 

Basav Biradar of Historywallahs tells us why he likes to take people on heritage walks in Bengaluru and across the state. It's all about the culture and history of Karnataka for him  


Published on 29th May 2021

What the FAQ: Why is May 28 celebrated as Menstrual Hygiene Day?

Here, we try to find out why May 28 is celebrated as Menstrual Hygiene Day, what is the history behind it and more

Published on 28th May 2021

What the FAQ: Why is Ellen DeGeneres ending her talk show?

All you need to know about the world-famous daytime talk show, its history and the reason behind the decision to end it

Published on 13th May 2021

What the FAQ: What is the significance of International Nurses Day, why is it celebrated on May 12?

In today's What the FAQ column, we explain the history, significance and the importance of International Nurses Day, celebrated every year on May 12

Published on 12th May 2021

This interior designing student adds colour and history to walls and public spaces

The 21-year-old self-taught artist gravitates towards themes of culture and history which she recreates on a range of canvases from notebooks to walls across public spaces

Published on 3rd May 2021

What The FAQ: Where is mosque Al-Aqsa and what is its significance?

After the Israelis and Palestinians clashed on the premises of the mosque, we take a look at its history and relevance

Published on 10th May 2021

Let's Debate: Are our youth disinterested in history, culture and politics and should it be made more attractive?

The senior debate saw students giving various pop culture references to explain why India's youth are connected or disconnected from history, culture and politics

Published on 24th April 2021

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