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First Indian Woman Wrestler to win Olympic medal

Sakshi Malik, just 23 years old, is an Indian wrestler. She won the bronze medal in the 58 kg category at the 2016 Summer Olympics. She has following firsts in her name 1. She became the first Indian female wrestler… Continue Reading →

Parents at age of 70

Meet ‘miracle baby’ Arman Indian couple Mohinder Singh Gill, 79, and Daljinder Kaur, 70, welcomed their newborn baby boy named Arman on April 19, 2016 Daljinder Kaur gave birth to Arman following two years of IVF treatment at a fertility… Continue Reading →

World’s largest Indian flag

World’s largest and tallest Indian national flag was unfurled at Town Park in Faridabad, Haryana. The flag was unfurled by BJP president Amit Shah, Haryana CM ML Khattar and Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor. The flag has dimension of 96 feet… Continue Reading →

Lost River

Saraswati in Hindu mythology is the river after which the Goddess of learning and knowledge is named. Scholars, archeologists as well as researchers believe that this mighty river rose in the Yamdhar Glacier in the Himalayas, barely five kilometers from… Continue Reading →

Panipat’s Dusshera

A tradition – in which people dress up like Hanuman and move around on city streets — brought to this part of the country by the Laiya and the Hyderabadi communities of the Mianwali district in the northwest of Punjab… Continue Reading →

Highway Dhaba

Murthal is a big village in Sonepat district of Haryana in northern India and 48 kilometers from the national capital New Delhi. About 20 years ago Murthal was just another village along the National Highway-1 and now it is one… Continue Reading →

Different Name of Golgappa

Different Name of Golgappa 1. Golgappa – Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and Jammu & Kashmir and Pakistan 2. Pani Puri – Hilly part of neighbouring country Nepal, Maharashtra (Mumbai and all the parts of Maharashtra), Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka,… Continue Reading →

Birthplace of Hanuman – Kaithal

Kaithal is a city in Indian state of Haryana. Historically, it was known as Kapisthal, meaning “Abode of Kapi”, another name of Lord Hanuman, and it is said to have been founded by the Pandav Emperor, Yudhisthira of Mahabharata. It… Continue Reading →

Pachranga Achar

The famous “Pachranga” pickle brand of Panipat, owned by the Dhingra family. Panipat is famous for its pickles and there are about 15-20 pickles factories, having an annual turnover of Rs 25-30 crore. There are more than 100 shops on… Continue Reading →

Surajkund International Crafts fair

In the backdrop of the lake, during the spring season, every year from February 1–15, a colorful traditional craft festival of India is held in the precincts of Surajkund. This fair was first started in 1987. Traditional craftsmen (artists, painters,… Continue Reading →

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