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India NewsJul 29, 2021, 1:10 PM IST
International Tiger Day: 10 Facts To Celebrate Our Striped Big Cats
International Tiger Day is celebrated each year on July 29. The decision was taken at the Saint Petersburg Declaration on Tiger Conservation, signed in 2010. The day is celebrated to boost awareness about the need for tiger conservation. 13 tiger-range countries decided to double their number of tigers by 2022 at the St Petersburg Summit. The Global Tiger Day 2021 slogan is “Their Survival is in our hands”.International Tiger Day is celebrated each year on July 29. The decision was taken at the Saint Petersburg Declaration on Tiger Conservation, signed in 2010. The day is celebrated to boost awareness about the need for tiger conservation. 13 tiger-range countries decided to double their number of tigers by 2022 at the St Petersburg Summit. The Global Tiger Day 2021 slogan is “Their Survival is in our hands”. According to the WWF, 95% of the tiger population has been lost from the beginning of the 20th century. An estimated 3900 tigers are in the wild now in the whole world. According to the Tiger Census of 2018-19 conducted in 20 states across India, 2967 Tigers live in India. The population growth rate of Tiger is 6% per annum compared with the tiger census of 2006. Here are some 10 interesting facts about our stripped big cats.
Weird NewsJul 16, 2021, 10:55 AM IST
Malaysian 'Dinosaur' takes COVID-19 vaccine; Watch viral video
A viral video shows a man dressed up as a dinosaur and taking a jab at the coronavirus vaccine centre.
Top StoriesJul 14, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan joins hunger strike against evils of dowry
The fast is being organised by various Gandhian organisations, which began at the Gandhi Bhawan here and is meant to create awareness against the giving and taking of dowry.
Weird NewsJul 13, 2021, 7:48 PM IST
Cyberabad Traffic Police's road safety awareness video goes viral
A video of an intoxicated biker shared by Cyberabad Traffic Police to spread awareness on road safety is making rounds on social media for all the right reasons.
EntertainmentJul 11, 2021, 2:09 PM IST
Ananya Panday, Mumbai Police's Cyber Crime all set to eliminate cyberbullying; here's how
Bollywood actress Ananya Panday collaborates with Mumbai Police's Cyber Crime branch to raise awareness about cyberbullying!
Weird NewsJul 2, 2021, 7:37 PM IST
Chennai medical professionals dance to recreated Tamil song, spread awareness on COVID-19
A video of few medical professionals from Chennai dancing to a recreated Tamil song that spreads awareness on Covid appropriate behaviour is making rounds on social media for all the right reasons.
Top StoriesJun 7, 2021, 3:38 PM IST
Madras HC landmark ruling on LGBTQ protection, says ignorance no justification for discrimination
The court, in its directives, suggested comprehensive measures to sensitise the society and various branches of the state, including police and judiciary, to remove prejudices against the LGBTQIA+ community.
HealthJun 6, 2021, 10:16 AM IST
Coronavirus: Vaccination advice for pregnant women and new mothers
WHO Chief Scientist Soumya Swaminathan on whether or not women who are expecting or are breastfeeding infants should take the Covid-19 vaccine.
LifestyleJun 2, 2021, 7:13 PM IST
Lifestyle Miami ties up with Antonio Brown
The popular wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was roped in to spread awareness within their large and active community.
Top StoriesMay 20, 2021, 1:53 PM IST
PM Modi interacts with DMs of 10 states, ‘spread awareness of COVID-19 in every village’
Interacting with the DMs and field officials of 10 States regarding the Covid-19 situation on the ground, he said the country needs new strategies and solutions in the midst of new challenges posed by coronavirus.
CoronavirusMay 17, 2021, 2:26 PM IST
Explained: The warning signs of Mucormycosis
Black fungus reduces the body's ability to fight germs and sickness. It affects the sinuses or lungs of individuals if fungal spores are inhaled from the environment. Here's how to early detect Mucormycosis.
CoronavirusMay 14, 2021, 1:23 PM IST
Debunking 5 absurd myths about Covid vaccines
One of the major reasons for vaccine hesitancy in India is the prevailing misinformation about the safety and effectiveness of the vaccines. Social media, to which over 250 million users have access, is often flooded with misinformation related to health. Here are some popular myths busted about vaccines.
India NewsMay 10, 2021, 1:49 PM IST
Man works out underwater to spread awareness on fitness; Watch Video
A man in Puducherry dived 14 meters underwater with protective eye gear and worked out on the sea-bed.
CoronavirusMay 10, 2021, 12:46 PM IST
How to monitor oxygen levels at home? Do's and Don'ts
Dr Sunil Karanth shares important information with regard to monitoring oxygen levels of Covid-infected patients at home.