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CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurates 'Kala Bhoomi'

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurates 'Kala Bhoomi', Odisha Crafts Museum in Pokhariput. CM Naveen Patnaik says it will give a boost to state's weavers and artisans through empowerment and all-round welfare.

This museum is a celebration of our glorious handloom, handicraft & tribal traditions and be the perfect window of Odisha to showcase its rich culture and heritage.

Tomb containing 50 mummies uncovered in Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered a Pharaonic tomb containing 50 mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era (323-30BC) , in Minya, south of Cairo, ...

China: University students asked in exam "What are the advantages of AIDS?"

Beijing, Jan 28: Sometimes, students are asked questions in examinations answers to which are perhaps not known to the paper-setters, either.Recently,...

Man strips naked in Lucknow-bound Air India Express flight

Air India Express flight passengers endured a turbulent journey on Saturday and not due to any occurrence of turbulence but because a male passenger s...

4-year-old gets trapped in washing machine, dies

A four-year-old boy drowned after he got trapped in a washing machine filled with hot water at his home in Ajman, the police said.The boy was with his...