India  

When and how was Ram Setu formed? ASI OKs research

IndiaTimes Thursday, 14 January 2021
An underwater exploration project to determine the age of the Ram Setu, a chain of shoals between India and Sri Lanka, and “how” it was formed will begin this year. Scientists who will be working on the project said it would “help determine the age of the Ramayana period”.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Country in South Asia

Military exercise Shantir Ogrosena ends; Indian Army chief attends closing ceremony [Video]

Military exercise Shantir Ogrosena ends; Indian Army chief attends closing ceremony

Shantir Ogrosena, multinational military exercise, concluded in Bangladesh on April 12.The armed forces of India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Sri Lanka participated in the exercise. Observers from the US, UK, Turkey and Saudi Arabia also participated. The multilateral UN-mandated counterterrorism exercise was held from April 4-12. The Indian Army contingent that participated comprised of 30 personnel. Indian Army chief Gen M M Naravane attended the closing ceremony of the exercise. The Army chief also interacted with the members of the Indian Army contingent. Watch the full video for more.

Credit: HT Digital Content    Duration: 02:08Published
Multinational military exercise 'Shantir Ogrosena 2021' concludes in Bangladesh [Video]

Multinational military exercise 'Shantir Ogrosena 2021' concludes in Bangladesh

A 10-day multinational military exercise named 'Shantir Ogrosena' in which troops of four countries including India, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Sri Lanka participated, culminated on April 12 in Bangladesh. The exercise also included observers from the US, UK, Turkey and Saudi Arabia and others. The exercise from April 4-12, was organised to pay tribute to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on his birth centenary and celebrate the golden jubilee of the liberation of Bangladesh. The aim of the exercise was to strengthen defence ties and enhance interoperability amongst neighbourhood countries to ensure effective peacekeeping operations, the Indian Army said on April 12.

Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:05Published

Dom Bess has spoken to Joe Root about England winter tours

Spinner Dom Bess says he has spoken to England Test captain Joe Root about how he was managed during the winter tours of Sri Lanka and India.
BBC Sport
Sri Lankan health regulator blocks use of China's Sinopharm vaccine [Video]

Sri Lankan health regulator blocks use of China's Sinopharm vaccine

Chinese nationals in Sri Lanka get the made-in-China jab, but that is not the case with Sri Lankans.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:54Published
Sri Lanka beauty queen's crown snatched, an ugly scene unfolded on stage| Oneindia News [Video]

Sri Lanka beauty queen's crown snatched, an ugly scene unfolded on stage| Oneindia News

Sri Lanka beauty pageant video is going viral on the social media for the most unprecedented turn of events. The winner of the Mrs. Sri Lanka pageant is allegedly recovering from a head injury after a last-minute struggle over her new crown on Sunday, when another beauty queen ran up on stage and tried to stripher of her victory. The bizarre beauty-pageant row broke out at the end of a ceremony on national TV in Colombo, just moments after Pushpika De Silva was crowned Mrs. Sri Lanka. #SriLankabeautyqueen #SriLankabeautypageant #Viral video

Credit: Oneindia    Duration: 01:55Published

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Akshay Kumar contributes in construction of Ram Temple, urges countrymen to do the same [Video]

Akshay Kumar contributes in construction of Ram Temple, urges countrymen to do the same

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on January 17 appealed countrymen to participate in the construction of the Ram Temple by donation. Akshay very gracefully turned his storytelling mode on and narrated a..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:57Published