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A Village In Rajasthan That Plants 111 Trees For Every New Born Girl Child

In a country where women are still struggling for equal rights and safety, the Piplantri village in Rajasthan portrays a different story. People there celebrate the birth of every girl child by planting 111 trees in the village common! This eco-conscious tradition adopted by them is not only a wonderful step for a greener future …

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The Mysterious Dancing Plague: When People Danced Themselves To Death!

FACTSMINE The Mysterious Dancing Plague: When People Danced Themselves To Death!​​ Published on July 22, 2018 By Subodh Sharma In July 1518, an enigmatic plague struck the medieval city of Strasbourg in France. Known as ‘The Dancing plague of 1518’, it was one of the most mysterious and terrifying incidents in human history which claimed …

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Emanuel Ninger: The Man Who Hand Painted Banknotes (Money)!

FACTSMINE Emanuel Ninger: The Man Who Hand Painted Banknotes (Money)! Published on June 17, 2018 By Subodh Sharma Adept in his art, Emanuel Ninger, was perhaps one of the cleverest counterfeiters the world has ever seen. The United States Secret Service which was originally formed to suppress counterfeit money was aware of Ninger’s work for …

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