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Delhi Government to set up Tamil Academy

Delhi government recently announced that it is to set up a Tamil Academy to protect the Tamil language and culture. Who is the vice chairman of the Tamil Academy set up by Delhi government? The Ex-Councilor N Raja has been appointed as the vice chairman of the newly set up Tamil Academy. What are the ..

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Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav

The flagship and premier festival of Ministry of Culture, the Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav is to be conducted in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh on 14th October, 2019. It is a part of the Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat initiative that is being organized between 14th October, 2019 and 21st October 2019. The festival began in 2015. It showcases ..

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Government announces subsidy for starting community radio stations

The government has announced subsidy for starting community radio stations. It has announced 90% of subsidy in Northeast and 75% in other States to give a boost to the community radio sector. This was announced at a conference of state ministers (SIMCON) in New Delhi organised by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry after seven years. ..

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May 22: International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB)

‘International Biodiversity Day’ observed across the world on May 22. Objective: To step-up understanding and awareness about biodiversity issues. To make people aware about the importance of biodiversity on the one hand and its unprecedented loss on the other. The day is an opportunity to promote conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. Theme for 2012: ..

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