The annual four-day Angouleme Comic Book Festival opened on Thursday, January 29, three weeks after some of French cartoonists were gunned down in a terrorist attack, reported the French Plus TV Channel. The festival opened amid tight security paying tributes to the Charlie Hebdo staff killed in Paris on 7 January.
Around the world, Life Skills-Based Education (LSBE) is being adopted by many schools as a means to empower students to face the challenging situations of life in the digital era and emergent work demands. Thus, LSBE refers to an interactive process of teaching and learning, which enables learners to acquire knowledge and develop attitudes and skills which support the adoption of healthy behaviours in the present society and at workplaces.
During three-day visit of Barack Obama, extensive talks were held between Union Minster M.Venkaiah Naidu and US Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on smart city development and an agreement was reached for the development of Ajmer along with Visakhapatnam and Allahabad with expretise from the US.