Man’s tryst with space.

Thursday marked the 48th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The milestone is still looked back for its technological achievements and as a point of pride for the space program. In this week’s...

Bhimbetka- India’s First Art Gallery

The Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka are in the foothills of the Vindhyan Mountains on the southern edge of the central Indian plateau. They are a group of caves inhabited by the earliest human settlers in...

Post Card from India

Post Card is an open communication on a card of prescribed size. Radio ​RADIO Post cards contain recorded audio communication relevant to the week of broadcast. It is available in the size of 5 minut...

Ellora Caves

The Ellora caves, locally known as ‘Verul Leni’ is located on the Aurangabad-Chalisgaon road at a distance of 30 km north-northwest of Aurangabad, the district headquarters. The name Ellora itself in...

Ajanta Caves

The Ajanta Caves are situated at a distance of 107 km north of Aurangabad, the district headquarters. The caves are famous for its murals and are the finest surviving examples of Indian art, particul...

Humayun’s Tomb

The arrival of Muslim rule in India marked a new phase of customs and practices and a new architectural style and the Humayun’s tomb marks the beginning of the major building activities of the Mughal...

Qutub Minar

Qutb-Minar in red and buff standstone is the highest tower in India. It is recognized by UNESCO as one of the World Heritage Site. Qutbu’d-Din Aibak laid the foundation of Minar in AD 1199 for ...

Ibn Battutah

Ibn Baṭṭūṭah,  the greatest medieval traveler and the author of one of the most famous travel books, The Rihlah (Travels). Ibn Battuta travelled to  India via Afghanistan, where he had to cross the H...

Marco Polo

Marco Polo was the most famous traveller of his time. His voyages began in 1271 with a visit to China, after which he served the Kubilai Khan on numerous diplomatic missions. Marco Polo arrived  on t...