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Saraswati River

The Sarasvati River is one of the main Rigvedic rivers mentioned in the scripture Rig Veda and later Vedic and post-Vedic texts.

‘Adopt a Heritage’ Project

On the occasion of “World Tourism Day” which is celebrated on September 27 annually, government of India has launched “Adopt a Heritage” project.

National Mission on Cultural Mapping of India

Indian arts include visual, performing and literary arts with multiple art types in each category.

PC Mahalanobis achievements

Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis was born in colonial India in 1893, and grew up within the intellectual tradition of the Brahmo Samaj reformist movement founded by Raja Rammohun Roy in Bengal.

Organization of World Heritage Cities

The Organization of World Heritage Cities (OWHC) was founded on September 8, 1993 in Fez, Morocco.


Odisha government decided to make a formal demand to the Centre for declaring Paika Rebellion of 1817 as the first war of independence in Indian history.