Recently, preparations to install an idol of a goddess made of 2,100 kg of clarified butter have begun in a temple in Kangra town of Himachal Pradesh, reports NDTV. The idol of Goddess Bajreshwari Devi is being prepared by temple priests using desi ghee after purifying it with holy water for 101 times.One of the busiest shrines in North India, the temple is visited by a large number of pilgrims from Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, and Uttarakhand. The temple will be open to the public soon. Eventually, the idol will be removed from the pindi or iconography of the goddess and the #8216;prasad ' will be distributed amongst the worshippers, reports Hindustan Times.
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch a communication satellite GSAT 30 onboard the Ariane 5 launch vehicle (VA 251) from French Guiana on January 17. The 3,357kg satellite is slated to blast off from the Ariane Launch Complex at Kourou, a French territory located along the northeastern coast of South America, at 2:35am IST.
As well as this, the gates will be fitted with baseboards which will help maintain high hygiene standards by containing straw and animal waste, keeping access walkways clean. Animal Antiks operates an alternative day provision based on a 230 acre working farm in North Marston, near Buckingham.
NEW DELHI : Dense foggy conditions are set to return in the National Capital Region (NCR) Thursday onwards, as rainfall begins to subside leaving high levels of moisture in the air just above the surface.The latest forecast from India Meteorological Department (IMD) suggests that there is still probability of scattered rains over the north western plains during the next 24 hours until Thursday morning, after which it will begin to decrease. Parts of Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand could also witness thunderstorms and lightning during the period.
Pear fruits. For illustrative purposes only. Image Credit: Pixabay New Delhi: If eating healthier and weight loss are priorities in the new year, find out how a pear a day keeps your pounds away and why you should choose this fruit every day in 2020.The high fiber, heart healthy pear stands out for its taste and nutritional value. Here are a few benefits suggested by Pear Bureau Northwest:
Delhi had recorded the season''s coldest day on Saturday with the minimum temperature dropping to 2.4 degrees Celsius.
Madonna has decided that she can ''t go on with her "Madame X " tour in North America, but has yet to rule out upcoming European dates.
The lights, perfectly aligned, were spotted in northern Italy, with several townspeople taking to social media to claim the spooky sighting to be of extraterrestrial nature. It has since been confirmed, however, that the lights were part of Elon Musk ''s second group of Starlink satellites launched into orbit last November as part of his huge internet project.Experts from the Italian astronomical observatory explained: "It is the Starlink satellites that Elon Musk launched. You can sleep peacefully. ”
Illustrative image Image Credit: Pixabay New Delhi: Ethical hacking is no new concept and India has seen a breed of such young enthusiasts in the past. What has changed is the money that comes with it as cyber attacks on businesses across industries have grown multi fold in the era of digital transformation.Meet 23 year old Shivam Vashist from north India, a hacker associated with San Francisco based HackerOne which is a vulnerability coordination and bug bounty platform and boasts of clients like Starbucks, Instagram, Goldman Sachs, Twitter, Zomato and OnePlus.
Motorola is delaying the launch of the foldable Razr smartphone in North America, saying demand for the $1,500 device has outstripped its supply predictions.The handset, announced in November, was supposed to become available for pre order in December and begin shipping to customers in January. "Motorola has decided to adjust Razr''s presale and launch timing to better meet consumer demand," the Lenovo Group Ltd. unit said Friday in a statement. "We are working to determine the appropriate quantity and schedule to ensure that more consumers have access to Razr at launch."
Now empty, dank, and graffitied, these weathered concrete blockhouses are nevertheless worth a visit for any history, architecture, or photography buff. They also form a wondrous hide and seek playground for older children visiting the beach.And if you visit after dark, the bunkers provide the perfect platform from which to almost touch the profusion of stars in the heavens over the North Sea of Denmark.
Ford Motor Company (F) is planning to invest over $1.45 billion in its two North American facilities in Michigan. The investment will focus on building autonomous, electric, and big vehicles such as trucks and SUVs. According to the company s December 17 press release, the investment will create 3,000 jobs over the next three years.The larger portion of its planned investment will go toward its manufacturing facility in Wayne, Michigan. Ford says it will invest nearly $750 million in the facility and will add 2,700 jobs over the next three years. The investment will focus on installing new equipment to help build an all new Bronco SUV and Ranger small pickup truck.
Melania Ramirez, a 28 year old Uruguayan doctor, and Christine Hannigan were attacked on May 30 by three teenagers on the N31 in Camden, north London.
A man and what is believed to be his six year old child were sent to hospital after being struck by a vehicle in northeast Calgary on Thursday.Alberta Health Services spokesman Stuart Brideaux said paramedics were called to Westwinds Drive east of 47th Street N.E. around 3:30 p.m.
Northern Ireland ''s secretary of state Julian Smith has officially signed a regulation to introduce same sex marriage by Valentine ''s Day 2020.
It ''s not hard to see the ubiquitous influence of that iconic series, which premiered 30 years ago this week, across the last three decades of American adult animation. Family Guy, King of the Hill, Bob ''s Burgers and many others have all featured some variation of the slovenly dad, the beleaguered wife, the rabble rousing roost of kids and an animal who dig themselves into and out of minor crises each 22 minute episode. Non family based shows, from Robot Chicken to Archer, have also drawn heavily from Matt Groening ''s hyper referential style, irreverence and slapstick humor, with South Park dedicating an entire episode to the impact and dominance of its yellow predecessors. But while The Simpsons may still be the North Star of adult animation, it ''s not the only blueprint anymore. Over the past five years, a generation of shows challenging norms in content, tone and form has exploded onto TV and streaming platforms. These shows mdash;including Netflix ''s BoJack Horseman and Big Mouth, Adult Swim ''s Rick and Morty and Amazon ''s Undone mdash;explore depression and mental health in profound ways, feature characters that age and mature from season to season and sometimes don ''t even aim for laughs at all.
NEW DELHI : Mobile services including internet, voice calls, and SMS were on Thursday suspended in parts of Delhi amid heavy protests against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), 2019. Reports of the services being affected in other parts of the country also poured in as the government cracked down on protestors.The Delhi Police on Thursday directed the nodal officers of all mobile operators including Reliance Jio, Airtel and Vodafone Idea to suspend mobile services from 9 am to 1 pm in the Walled City area of north and central districts, Mandi House, Seelampur, Jaffarbad and Mustafabad, Jamia Nagar and Shaeen Bagh, Bawana.