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In this 21st Century, most of us are well aware of the fact that Bill Gates is the richest man on the planet. His company, Microsoft is one of the biggest tech giant in the world and its success made him that rich. His net worth is approximately $88.9 billion. It is hard to imagine that people who are now just part of our history books were way more richer then the richest planet in the world today. So, today we will discuss “Who were the richest people of all Time?” Muammar Gaddafi He was the Dictator of Libya for 4 decades. He was the one who inspired the role of “General Aladin” played by Sasha Baron Cohen in the movie, “ The Dictator“. He supposedly had $130 billion in real estate and private holdings. With total worth of $200 billion , Muammar Gaddafi was one of the richest people of all…

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Well Done Music Festival is first Music Festival of its kind to take place in Himachal Pradesh. As the name goes, the main motive behind organizing this festival is to celebrate and share the achievements and progress made in the field of music by Himachali artists. Here are 6 reasons why you shouldn’t miss the Well Done Music Festival 1. The festival will be the first of its kind in Himachal. Well Done Music Festival is going to take place at Mandi is a bold initiative by Zenas Productions which is based out of Mandi. Mandi town is a perfect spot for such an event as it lies at a perfect distance from major towns of Himachal like Manali, Kullu, Shimla and Solan. The festival will be a grand party where crowd will get to enjoy and experience a world of different music genres coming together at the very same venue.…

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कांगड़ा जिले का मुख्यालय धर्मशाला है। जिसकी समुद्र तल से ऊंचाई 1597 मीटर है। इसका क्षेत्रफल 5739 वर्ग किलोमीटर है। जनसंख्या के हिसाब से कांगड़ा हिमाचल प्रदेश का सबसे बड़ा जिला है| कांगड़ा जिले के कुछ आंकड़े: जनसंख्या 15,07,223 लिंग अनुपात 1013 जनसंख्या घनत्व 263 साक्षरता दर 86% कांगड़ा का इतिहास कांगड़ा को पुराने समय मे त्रिगर्त नाम से जाना जाता था। यह हिमाचल की सबसे पुरानी रियासत थी जिसकी राजधानी नगरकोट थी। त्रिगर्त रियासत की स्थापना सुशर्माचंद्र ने की थी। सुशर्माचंद्र ने ही नगरकोट किले का निर्माण करवाया था। त्रिगर्त रियासत पर काफी आक्रमण भी हुए जो इस प्रकार है: 1009ई. में महमूद गजनबी ने आक्रमण किया। 1337ई. में मोहम्मद बिन तुगलक ने आक्रमण किया। 1365ई. में फिरोजशाह तुगलक ने आक्रमण किया।1540ई. मे शेरशाह सूरी ने आक्रमण किया और 1620ई. मे जहांगीर ने कांगड़ा के किले पर आक्रमण किया। 1809 में संसारचंद और महाराजा रणजीत सिंह के बीच ज्वालामुखी संधि…

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Apple today launched their long awaited phones and other accessories like Apple watch and Apple TV. Apple watch now can access up to 40 million songs as it will be connected to iTunes. Apple TV is full 4K with HDR at its prime. But the most awesome tech on the keynote was the iPhone X( pronounced as iPhone 10). This is a phone which has the some things which no other phone in the world has. Let’s talk about the features of this phone: 1. Touch ID has been replaced by Face ID. It identifies 30,000 different invisible spots on our face to form our recognition and then also keeps on evolving with time. The data then collected is analyzed by the neural engines present in A11 bionic chips(first of its kind). It will adjust with change in our looks, face changes with time and will also be able to…

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As you all know that Himachal Pradesh is well known for its natural beauty, rich culture and tourism ; Besides this, the Youth of Himachal Pradesh is quite unique too. They are respectful, fashionable, helpful, nature lover and very friendly. Now let us tell you 10 interesting things about youngsters of Himachal Pradesh which makes them unique. 1. Travelling : With no qualms, traveling is what the Pahadis do best. Whether it is a trip to Malana-Kasol or a plan to visit Goa, they travel more often. When it comes to trekking to some Pass or a religious place, they will visit the same place 100 times but will never get bored of it. 2. Style or Fashion : Pahadis don’t always follow trends, their styles is quite often self made. Moreover they have their own walking-talking styles and can be distinguished easily because of their unique personality. 3. Nati Lovers : No matter…

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हिमाचल प्रदेश की समुद्र तल से ऊंचाई 350 मीटर से 7,000 मीटर के बीच के लगभग है। हिमाचल प्रदेश को तीन प्रकार की पर्वत श्रृंखलाओं में बांटा गया है। 1. निम्न पर्वत श्रेणी – इस पर्वत श्रेणी को शिवालिक पर्वत के नाम से भी जाना जाता है। शिवालिक शब्द का अर्थ है शिव की जटाएं । इस क्षेत्र की समुद्र तल से ऊंचाई 350 मीटर से 1500 मीटर तक है। प्राचीन काल में शिवालिक पर्वत को मानक पर्वत के नाम से जाना जाता था। इस क्षेत्र में औसत वार्षिक वर्षा 1500 mm से 1800 mm के बीच होती है। हिमाचल प्रदेश के निम्न पर्वत श्रेणी में कांगड़ा उना, हमीरपुर, बिलासपुर, मंडी, सोलन और सिरमौर के निचले शेत्र आते आते हैं। 2. मध्य पर्वत श्रेणी– इस पर्वत श्रृंखला पर्वत श्रृंखला में सिरमौर जिले के रेणुका, मंडी जिला के करसोग, चंबा की चूराहा और कांगड़ा के ऊपरी भाग जैसे पालमपुर तहसील आदि शामिल…

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New Zealand is indeed one of the beat countries to live in and though being a small nation, it is a developed one. They have a distinct biodiversity in terms of plants, animals and fungals. The history of New Zealand dates back to 1250th CE. Sometime between 1250 and 1300 CE, Polynesian settled in the islands that later were named New Zealand and developed a distinctive Maori culture. In 1642, Dutch explorer Abel Tasman became the first European to sight New Zealand. Maoris form the largest minority group followed by Asians and Pacific Outlanders. So without any further ado, let’s share “18 interesting facts about the beautiful country of New Zealand” 1) The place with the longest name in the world is Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu, a hill in Hawkes Bay. 2) No part of the country is more than 128km (79 miles) from the sea. Also, Wellington is the southernmost capital city in the world. 3) Only…

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The Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh is situated in the Western Himalayas between 31°2 to 32°5 N and 75° to 77°45 E. In 1966, Kangra districts was added to Himachal Pradesh which was an Union Territory at that time. The district has a geographical area of 5,739 km. which constitutes 10.31% of the geographical area of the State. Kangra has a sex ratio of 1013 females for every 1000 males and a literacy rate of 86.49%. The native people are the Kangri people and the native language is Kangri, which is very similar to Punjabi. The traditional dress for men was the kurta, pyjamas, and a woolen jacket used in winter. Women generally wear the salwar kameez and with the salwar Kameez girls and women take chuenni (“Chaddru” in local language.) FACTS ABOUT KANGRA DISTRICT THAT YOU PROBABLY DON’T KNOW: 1. Most populous District with 1,510,075 residents. 2. Katoch dynasty of Kangra is known…

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The western tragopan or western horned tragopan (Tragopan melanocephalus) is a medium-sized brightly plumed pheasant found along the Himalayas from north-eastern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in northern Pakistan in the west to Uttarakhand within India to the east. They are known as “Jujurana” in Himachal Pradesh. So today we will share “10 facts about Jujurana: our state bird which is an endangered species“ 1) Our State animal Jujurana means “King of birds“. It was accorded the status of state bird of Himachal Pradesh in 2007. 2) The other name of the bird is western tragopan and is considered the rarest of all living pheasants. 3) The world population of Jujurana is estimated at fewer than 5,000 individuals, including a captive breeding population in Himachal Pradesh which numbered fewer than ten pairs in 2012. 4) CITES (the convention on International trade in endangered species of wild flora & fauna)has listed this species in Appendix I in order to discourage selling of its feathers. Representing the endemic bird…

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Image Source पहाड़ों की रानी शिमला को स्मार्ट सिटी में जगह मिलने के बाद अब इसका प्रारूप तैयार करने को लेकर नगर निगम ने कसरत शुरू कर दी है। शिमला को स्मार्ट सिटी बनाने के लिए किन मूलभुत सुविधाओं की जरूरत है इसको लेकर शिमला में कार्यशाला का आयोजन किया गया गया। कार्यशाला का शुभारंभ हिमाचल प्रदेश सरकार के मुख्य सचिव वीसी फरका ने किया। स्मार्ट सिटी प्लान को तैयार करने में तीस फीसदी तक आम जनता से आए सुझावों पर अमल होगा। 50 सालों में राजधानी और ऐतिहासिक शहर शिमला कैसा दिखे, यहां क्या बुनियादी सुविधाएं मिले, इस पर संबंधित विभागों और स्वयं सेवी संस्थाओ के साथ कार्यशाला में सुझाव लिए जा रहे हैं। Image Source शिमला स्मार्ट सिटी का 2906 करोड़ रुपये का प्रोजेक्ट है जो की शिमला में पार्किंग, पानी के उचित वितरण, पैदल रास्तों, सुरक्षा और ट्रांसपोर्ट की व्यवस्था को सही बनाने के लिए खर्च किया…

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