Knowledge philic presents......
✳1). Palmyra, Syria – came under control of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants
✳2). Atacama Desert , Chile – driest location on earth 'Maria Elena South' discovered
✳3). Inca city, Peru – 3rd position in the travel hotspot in the world list
✳4). Temples of Angkor – 1 st position in the travel hotspot in the world list
✳5). Alaska, North America – tallest mountain Mount McKinley renamed as Denali
✳6). Ireland – 1st country to legalize samesex marriage
✳7). London , United Kingdom – Maharashtra Government bought the house where the architect of Indian Constitution Dr. Ambedkar had stayed
✳8). Beijing, China – host of 2022 Winter Olympics
✳9). Conakry , Republic of Guinea – named as the World Book Capital for 2017
✳10). Masdar City , Abu Dhabi – a zero carbon planned city which relies on solar energy and other renewable resources.