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Cannes Film Festival: India Becomes the First Country of Honour | ISH News

Cannes 2022 has started with a blast and show with India being at the centre of focus. India is the ‘Country of Honour’ at Marche Du Films organised in the Cannes Film Festival in France

Historical and Religious Importance Of Gudi Padwa

Gudi Padwa or the Marathi New Year is about to approach, so today let's talk about why and How this festival is celebrated and what are the religious importance and significance of Gudi Padwa

India Celebrates National Science Day

Every year, India celebrates National Science Day on 28th February to commemorate the remarkable work of Indian physicist CV Raman.

Caring for Dogs During Diwali

While we enjoy the festival of diwali, our pets and other animals go through a tough time.

Has India Banned Firecrackers for Diwali 2021?

With the Festival of Diwali round the corner, people have been contradicting one another on bursting crackers. Several High Courts have come out with directions about the same.

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 7: Human Rights in Time of Crisis

Today is the 7th day of the International Week of Deaf 2021! Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of today’s theme!

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 6: Deaf Culture and Arts

Today is the 6th day of the International Week of Deaf 2021! Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of today’s theme.

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 5: Intersectional Deaf Communities

Today is the 5th day of the International Week of Deaf 2021! Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of today’s theme!

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 4: We Sign for Human Rights

Today is the 4th day of the International Week of Deaf 2021! Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of today’s theme!

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 3 : Sign Languages for all Deaf Learners

Today is the 3RD day of the International Week of Deaf 2021! Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of today’s theme!

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 2: ‘Sustainable Deaf Leadership’

Today is the 2nd day of the International Week of Deaf 2021! Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of today’s theme!

International Week of Deaf 2021 Day 1: Cherishing Deaf History

20 September to 26 September will be celebrated as International Week of the Deaf (IWD). Watch our latest video to learn all about it!

World Suicide Prevention Day

Since 2003, the World Suicide Prevention Day is observed annually on September 10th. Watch our latest video to learn all about it.

Mumbai Police Take Rs 1 Lakh to Keep Jain Temples Open

On the third day of the Jain festival Paryushan Parva, a Jain youth from Ghatkopar Tweeted the Mumbai Police Commissioner about Mumbai Police taking Rs 1 lakh to keep Jain temples open.

The Story Behind Onam

Onam festival is celebrated to honour the kind-hearted and much-beloved demon King Mahabali, who is believed to return to Kerala during this festival. Watch our latest video to learn all about its ric

Significance of Guru Purnima

Happy Guru Purnima is traditionally observed by Hindus, Buddhists and Jains to revere their chosen spiritual teachers and leaders and express their gratitude. Watch our latest video to learn more!

India & Pakistan Armies Exchange Sweets At The Border

India and Pakistan took part in “sweets diplomacy” along the international border on the festival of Eid-al-Adha.

What is Global Pride Day?

Today is Global Pride Day! Watch our latest video to learn about its history and its significance for the LGBTQIA+ community.

What is the Meaning of LGBTQIA+?

Each of the letters in LGBTQIA+ stands for a sexual identity that people may identify with. Watch our latest video, to learn more about it!

Importance of Hanuman Jayanti

This year Hanuman Jayanti is on 27th April. Watch our latest video to learn all about its significance.

Hundreds Participate in Ugadi Cow Dung Fight Without Masks

Huge crowds of people, squeezed shoulder-to-shoulder with several defaulting on wearing masks, were seen celebrating Ugadi in visuals from Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh.

Importance of Holi - The Festival of Colours

This Holi, learn more about the rich history behind the festival of colours by watching our latest video.

Importance of Maha Shivratri

Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in honour of the god Shiva. Watch our latest video to learn more.

Importance of International Women’s Day

In our latest video learn about the importance of International Women's Day about the multiple women, across the world who are breaking the glass ceiling and making strides in various fields.

The True Story of Santa Claus

On the festive occasion of Christmas, learn about the magical story about Santa Claus. Watch our video and have a lovely christmas day!

A Happy Diwali During Lockdown

Despite the devils that surround our lives right now, a happy Diwali is possible. Watch our latest video to learn how you can enjoy the festive season!

6 Ways To Celebrate Diwali

Diwali is not only about crackers. Diwali means celebrating with everyone around and making memories that will last a lifetime! See the video to know how you can celebrate Diwali without bursting crac

3 Minor Girls Gangraped in Assam

Durga puja festival three minor girls were gang-raped by three persons known to them in Assam’s Goalpara district.

PM Modi Advises People to Stay During Festival Season

Yesterday on 20th October, Tuesday evening, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation about the coronavirus situation and cautioned against being lax till the vaccine is available.

I sign for Human Rights!

The theme for the 7th day of International Week of the Deaf is “I sign for Human Rights!” and highlights the importance of Sign Language being a Human Right for Deaf persons.

Deaf Leadership

The theme for the 6th day of International Week of the Deaf (IWD) is ‘Deaf Leadership’ and highlights the importance of the inclusion of Deaf Leaders in advocacy work.

Equal Opportunities for All Deaf People

Today’s theme for International Week of the Deaf is ‘Equal Opportunities for All Deaf People’. The theme highlights the importance of the need for accessible services to ensure equality for deaf indiv

The Legal Recognition of National Sign Languages

Today 24th September, is the 4th day of the International Week of the Deaf and today’s theme is ‘The Legal Recognition of National Sign Languages’. This day highlights the importance of formally reco

International Day of Sign Languages - ‘Sign Languages Are for Everyone!'

Today is the International Day of Sign Languages and this year’s theme is ‘Sign Languages Are for Everyone!’ IDSL aims to support and protect the linguistic identity of Sign Language.

Inclusive Sign Language Environments

The theme for the 2nd day of the International Week of Sign Language is “Inclusive Sign Language Environment”. The theme highlights the importances of Sign Languages in the society inorder to make an

Sign Languages

Today Marks the beginning of the International Week of the Deaf. Watch our latest video to learn more about this year’s celebrations.

International Literacy Day 2020

On 26 October 1966 at the UNESCO’s 14th general conference, 8th September was declared as International Literacy Day. Watch our latest video to learn more.

Muharram - The Story of Karbala

A brief historic story of Imam Hussain ibn Ali (AS), a 7th-century revolutionary leader who was martyred hungry and thirsty along with his loyal companions in The Battle of Karbala in his firm dignifi

Thousand Enjoy Party in Wuhan with no Masks

While the entire world is struggling with the COVID-19 outbreak, China’s Wuhan has opened its water parks with thousands enjoying a music festival with no masks and social distancing.

The Ancient Brother-Sister Bond of Rakshabandhan

On the joyous occasion of Rakshabandhan, watch our latest video to learn about its rich history and also tips on how to celebrate it during the COVID pandemic.

The Origins of Friendship Day

On the occasion of Friendship Day, watch our latest video to learn about the origins of this day.

Origins of Father’s Day

On the special occasion of Father’s Day, watch our video to learn about its history and creative ideas to make your father’s day special!

Significance of Ramzan Eid

Today is the day of Ramzan Eid, one of the most important festivals for Muslims around the world. Watch our latest video to learn about the significance of the holy month of Ramzan and its customs.

Thank You Mother For Everything

Today on Mother’s Day, this video is a tribute to all the super moms working extremely hard to care for their families in such difficult times.

History of the Indian Republic Day

Republic Day is a day to r Constitution of India officially came into force on January 26, 1950.

The Rich Festivals of Sankranti, Pongal & Uttarayan

Makar Sankranti or Maghi, is a festival day dedicated to the Sun God Surya and celebrated differently all over India. Watch our latest video to learn more about this glorious festival.

Village to Stop Spending on Festivals

A village in Aurangabad have decided to reduce expenditure in religious activities and utilise it for building a school.

The Story of Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival which celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ on 25th December. Watch our video to learn the true story about Christmas.

5th National Cultural Festival for Deaf Women, Odisha

The ALL INDIA FOUNDATION OF DEAF WOMEN in association with Odisha Foundation of Deaf Women is organising the 5th National Cultural Festival for Deaf Women at Bhubaneswar- Odisha from 28th to 30th Dece

The Essence of Children’s Day

Watch our latest video to learn the essence of Children's day and its origin.

VAD Organises Deaf Festival in Nagpur

To celebrate their 5th anniversary, the Vidarbha Association of the Deaf (VAD) has organised an exciting Deaf Festival in nagpur. Watch the video for all the details.

550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji

On the 550th Birth Anniversary or Guru Nanak Dev Ji Gurupurab, watch our video to learn about the greatness of the first Sikh Guru! Happy Guru Nanak Jayanthi to all!

The Spooky Celebrations of Halloween

Watch our latest video and be prepared to have the fright of your life. Happy Halloween to all mortals. May you have the scariest day ever!

5th Day of Diwali : Bhai Dooj

The last day of Diwali is here! Today brothers and sisters all over India will meet each other and celebrate their strong bond. Watch the video to learn the ancient origins of this festival.

4th Day of Diwali : Hindu New Year

A very happy new year to everyone. Before you begin this new year watch our video to learn the true meaning of Diwali and start your new with the right morals.

3rd Day of Diwali : Lakshmi Puja

Today is one of the most important days of Diwali where Goddess Lakshmi is worshipped to invite wealth and prosperity in the house.

2nd Day of Diwali : Kali Chaudas

Watch our latest video about the auspicious day of Kali Chaudas. Learn more about the rich history history associated with one of the most famous Indian festivals.

1st Day of Diwali : Dhanteras

The most awaited festival of the year is finally here. Today marks the beginning of Diwali. Watch the video to learn about the rituals and celebration of the auspicious day ‘Dhanteras’

Dussehra: Celebrate the Triumph of Good Over Evil

On the auspicious occasion of Dussehra, may you find the courage to vanquish the evil within you and follow the path of righteousness. Watch the video to learn the true meaning of Dussehra.

Celebrating 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi

On the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, let us follow the path of truth and wisdom and pay homage to the father of our nation. Happy Gandhi Jayanthi to all!

The 9 Beautiful Days of Navratri

This Navratri learn the true meaning of this nine day festival. This festive season may Goddess Durga bless you with wisdom strength.

Sign Language Rights For All Deaf Refugees

Today is the 7th and last day of the International Week of the Deaf. Today’s theme is “Sign Language Rights For All Deaf Refugees.” This theme strives to empower Deaf refugees all over the world.

SIGN LANGUAGE RIGHTS FOR DEAF LGBTIQA+

Today is the 6th day of the International Week of the Deaf and today’s theme is ‘Sign Language Rights For LGBTQIA+.’ Today focuses on the empowerment of such individuals through Sign language.

Sign Language Rights For Deaf Women

Today's theme of the International Week of the Deaf is ‘SIGN LANGUAGE RIGHTS FOR DEAF WOMEN’. Sign Language is right that must be given to all Deaf women.

Sign Language Rights For DeafBlind People And Deaf People With Disabilities.

Today is the 4th day of the International Week of the Deaf and the theme is Sign Language Rights For DeafBlind People And Deaf People With Disabilities.

Sign Language Rights For All Deaf Senior Citizens

Today is the 3rd day of the International Week of the Deaf and the theme for today is “SIGN LANGUAGE RIGHTS FOR ALL DEAF SENIOR CITIZENS” On this day let us become aware about the problems of Deaf Sen

Sign language Rights for All Children

Today is the second day of the International Week of Sign Language and today’s theme is “Sign Language Rights for All Children.”

Sign language Rights for All!

Today is a very important day for Deaf individuals all over the world. As it marks the beginning of the ‘International Week of the Deaf’ and it is also the ‘International Day of Sign Languages.’

The Historic Importance of Ganesh Chaturthi

On the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, learn about its historical significance and the evolution of the festival through the years.

Eight Holy Days of Paryushan

The eight holy days of Paryushan are extremely important for Jains. These eight days are a break from daily life and individuals are supposed to introspect on past sins in order to cleanse their soul

Janmashtami Special

This Janmashtami learn more about Lord Krishna and the importance of Dahihandi in India.

True Meaning of Indian National Flag

This Independence Day, learn the true meaning behind our national flag, the symbol of our independence and unity.

“Clin d’Oeil 2019” World’s Best Deaf Festival

The 2019 Clin d’Oeil Festival was attended by over 20,000 people and was a huge success. ISH News representative got to meet and talk with some extremely talented individuals as well.

7th Muslim Deaf Festival for EID

The 7th Muslim Deaf festival was held in Mumbai for all Deaf Muslims. This programme also conducted a matrimonial service for Deaf people to ind a match from the Muslim community.

Festival Clin d'Oeil at Reims, France

The Festival Clin d'Oeil a festival for International Arts in Sign Language. This festival will be held from 4th July to 7th July 2019 in Reims, France. The Festival is a presentation of the internati

DAI Organises First “Deaf Festival” in Delhi

“Deaf Awareness and Impact” abbreviated for the DAI organised a “Deaf Festival” in New Delhi. This was the first festival completely organised and represented by Deaf community. More than 3,000 people

4th All India Fine Arts & Crafts Festival For the Deaf

The Assam Association for the Deaf organised the All India Fine Arts & Crafts Festival For the deaf and the 8th Miss & Mister Deaf India. More than 300 people attended the program from more than 20 st

IIDFF Successfully Hosts Deaf Film Festival

ISH News attends the India International Deaf Film Festival and interviews the organisers as well many members of the audience. This festival screened movies completely created by deaf individuals.

US to Host First Dalit Film Festival

Columbia University to host the first Dali Film and Cultural Festival in New york, to encourage the talents of the Dalit community.

India International Deaf Film Festival IIDFF 2019

The 6th India International Film Festival [IIDFF] is going to be held in Delhi from the 1st to 3rd February.

Deaf Festival 2019:19 Jan 2019

The Deaf Can Foundation organises amazing events at the Deaf Festival 2019.

Deaf Festival 2019

The 2019 Deaf Festival has many exciting events this year. Please do attend!

5th Global Deaf Cultural Film Festival

The Global Deaf Cultural Film festival was organised for the fifth time and many activities such as cricket, drawing,dance,etc were conducted.