Check out your state bird in our second serving of the series, State Birds Of India.
Jujurana, as the locals call this bird, is the rarest of all living species. It prefers to nest in dense temperate, sub-alpine, and broad-leaved forests.
It is easily identified by its black neck and black-tipped wings.
It is commonly known as Koel and is popular for its melodious voice. It lays its eggs in the nests of other birds, who...
We know that peacock is the national bird of India. But, do you know that every state has its own bird. Know your state bird, in our first serving of the series, State Birds Of India.
This bird is locally known as Neelkanth, due to the bluish colour on its wings. It feeds on insects, small snakes and reptiles.
State: Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana Odisha
Hornbill is a large bird that mainly feeds on fruits and figs and can live for...
Rio Olympics- The biggest and vibrant sports gala of this decade, will kick-start in Rio de Janeiro from today, 5th-21st August. Catch the extravaganza with Shehla Faaiz.
The Olympic opening ceremony will be held at the Maracan Stadium on August 5, 2016. Brazils most celebrated choreographer, Deborah Colker has prepared a cast of over 6000 volunteers, who will dance in the opening ceremony.
All About The Games
They are officially known as the Games of the XXXI...
The monsoon seasons gives you enough reason to explore the adventurist inside you.
The activity of trying to catch fish is also a recreational pastime activity in this season. You can plan a fishing day with your dad or the entire family.
This is the most exciting of all the monsoon games. But be ready to get scolded by mumma, as you will definitely spoil your dress while playing this.
Water sports like canyoning, flying fox, and zipping are...
The fastest animals always take the limelight. But there are animals, that move at their own pace. Take a look at the slowest animals in the world.
It is a marine fish that bears a resemblance with the torso (trunk) of a horse. But it definitely cant move like the horse, because the highest speed at which it moves is 0.04cm/sec.
The word sloth is synonymous to laziness and this animal is aptly named. Sloths have the highest speed of 3cm/sec....
The journey of Indias five decade (47 yrs) long space mission took a historic leap, with the launch of 20 satellites in 26 minutes on June 22. Shehla Faaiz takes a look back at the amazing journey of ISRO.
THE LATEST ISRO Creates History
ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) launched record 20 satellites into space on-board PSLV C-34, in a 26 minute flight on 22nd June, 2016 from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. Seventeen satellites from Germany,...
Is there anything more yummy than chocolate? Nopes! Ayushi Mathur takes you on a chocolatey ride, to unveil its making.
It All Starts At The Cacao Tree
Cocoa pods on the cacao tree are picked when they are burgundy brown in colour, a sign that they are ripe.
Inside a pod there are 20-50 seeds, known as cocoa beans. They taste nothing like chocolate and are pretty sour.
Before reaching the factory, the beans are fermented and are allowed to dry out in sun....
Classroom decorations for a new session are all the more fun, if you are stepping into a new classroom. But, if the classroom is going to be the same as last year, then also Shehla Faiz has a mixed set of suggestions for you.
Celebrity Of The Week
Plan to select a celebrity of the week from your class. It can be the one who got the highest marks in a test. The celebrity of the week picture can be highlighted on the door as well.
The Entrance Board
Make a smart and...
Chinas Angi bridge is the worlds largest and oldest stonearch bridge and is still in use.
Pythons can move 1 mile/hour on a flat surface.
Crows love to pull tails. They do this to distract an animal in order to steal food. And sometimes for fun as well.
A hot water geothermal well has been discovered in the Bichardi village of Udaipur, Rajasthan, which is quite rare.
The top, domed part of a turtles shell is called the Carapace.
Herpetology is the branch...
All around the world fatherhood is observed as a day for dads. If youre looking to spice up your daddys special day, fit-in some of these international traditions into your plan.
WHEN: December 5
TRADITION: Fathers Day falls on the same day as the birthday of King Bhumbibol Adulyade, who is considered as the Father of the Nation. Tradition holds, that everyone wears yellow and children present their dads a canna flower, which is considered to be a masculine flower....
The animal world is full of smarties, that use left side of their bodies prominently.
A new research by psychologists from Queens University shows, that most female pets are right-handed, while male pets favour the left paw.
The Humpback whales prefer to use the left side of their jaws to collect sand eels from the ocean floor.
Fishes usually have a preference to left or right, when they dodge a predator. This allows them to use a specific eye...
Do you love playing an instrument so much that you wish you could be it? Celebrate World Music Day (21st June) and check what does your favourite instrument says about you.
Youre very pleasant and fun to be around. Those who really know you, know how hard you work to excel, but they also appreciate you for being chilled out and composed.
ou are versatile and adventurous. Always wanting to give your best in everything you do. You dont waste a single moment doing...