The United Kingdom and India completed two significant naval engagements last week involving three different Indian ports and two Royal Navy vessels – with a flurry of activity both on and off the ships.
Jammu and Kashmir have awarded Alia Mir the wildlife conservation award, after which she became the first woman in the Union Territory ever to receive the honour for conservation efforts in the region. Alia Mir is also the first woman from Kashmir who has been working for the charity Wildlife SOS organization, a part of the Wildlife Rescue Team.
Jammu and Kashmir: The tunes and words of 31-year-old rapper Mir Ghazanfar are making considerable noise in the valley, and he is on the path to achieving huge success during the coming months. The youth of Kashmir is doing admirable work in every field, and so is Mir Ghazanfar in music.
Bhutan: The last year's Oscar nomination of Bhutan 'Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom' persists to win hearts worldwide. It is the only Bhutanese film to get nominated for the Oscars and has won 20 awards and 10 nominations at different film festivals globally.
The Kannada blockbuster movie "Kantara" was screened in Pathe Balexert theatre in Geneva on March 17. The screening received praise from an audience of 220 people, including UN representatives and Heads of International Organizations.
Watford, United Kingdom: Educational Consultant Engage Education UK and Ireland marked the first week of October as Dyslexia Awareness Week. They also shared some unique facts on how this week will benefit the students and teachers.
The United Kingdom-based Medical Service Centre called Dunrobin Street Medical Centre urged people to go sober for a whole month to support Macmillan Cancer Support. They also emphasised adopting positive ways and raising funds for the cause.