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India Pavilion recognized as ‘One of the Most Iconic’ at Dubai EXPO2020 by American Institute of Architects

Dubai [UAE]: The India Pavilion at EXPO2020 Dubai, which is one of the most-visited pavilions, recording 3.5 lakh visitors in less than 50 days of inauguration, has also been recognized as ‘One of the Most Iconic’ pavilion among participating country pavilions by the American Institute of Architects (AIA).On this remarkable achievement of India at EXPO2020, AIA President Daniel S Hart said, “We are pleased to be a part of India’s journey and success at the EXPO2020 and are happy to celebrate the achievement. At AIA, our primary goal is to ensure the safety of the planet with a focus on sustainable practices. The India Pavilion has achieved the same while representing the diverse cultural background of the country. The Pavilion not only showcases the rich history of the country, but also represents the numerous opportunities, possibilities and offers a window into the future. The…

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16 teams ready to battle it out for FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s Junior WC

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India] : The stage is set in Bhubaneswar as the 16 participating teams prepare to battle it out for top honours at the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup Bhubaneswar 2021, which is scheduled to begin on November 24.All four teams in their respective pools will be aiming to finish in the top half of their pool, as the top two teams from each pool will qualify for the quarter-final of the tournament. In Pool A, European heavyweights Belgium will face off against Malaysia, Chile and South Africa.“India will be, of course, a force to watch playing at home with the qualities they have,” Belgium coach Jeroen Baart said on arrival, according to a Hockey India release.Speaking on the prospect of playing at the iconic Kalinga Stadium, Malaysia head coach Wallace Tan expressed, “Our team is very excited to play at…