Priyanka Chopra receives Mother Teresa Memorial award
Actress Priyanka Chopra, who is also Unicef Goodwill Ambassador, has been honoured with this year's Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice.
Priyanka was invited to receive the awad by Harmony Foundation for lending her support and contribution towards social causes such as fighting for the rights of refugees and displaced people, and her recent visit to Syria, where she met and interacted with refugee children.
Bengal wins GI tag for 'rosogolla', celebrates 'sweet news'
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Ending a bitter fight with neighbouring Odisha, West Bengal on Tuesday won the Geographical Indication (GI) tag for the iconic 'rosogolla', signifying that the spongy, syrupy sweet originated in its territory
Are actions out-of-step to control the 'tsunami' of NCDs? By Shobha Shukla
The city of Sharjah is about to get an air-conditioned walkway to promote walking all the year round- during the 5 months of searing summer heat of United Arab Emirates (UAE), informed the Ruler of Sharjah at the Second Global NCD Alliance Forum 2017: "Stepping up the pace on NCDs: Making 2018 count". In 2015 Sharjah, was officially recognised as a WHO Healthy City, by meeting 88% of WHO Healthy City programme criteria. It abounds in public spaces for sports and physical activities too.