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National Broadcasting Day 2021: India's first-ever radio broadcast - All you need to know

2 days ago
On July 23, 1927, the first-ever radio broadcast in India went on-air from the Bombay (now Mumbai) station. Since then, this day has been observed as National Broadcasting Day.

Nelson Mandela Day 2021: Theme, History, Significance-All you need to know!

Jul 18, 2021
Nelson Mandela Day 2021: Mandela Day is celebrated in recognition of the former South African President’s contribution to the culture of peace and freedom. The day aims to encourage everyone to take action and inspire change in the world. 

World Youth Skills Day 2021: Theme, Significance, History – All you need to know

Jul 16, 2021
Every year, July 15 is observed as the World Youth Skills Day to celebrate the strategic importance of skills of entrepreneurship, decent work, and employment in young people. Read all you need to know.

Malala Day 2021: What is Malala Day, why is it celebrated? Date, significance, history & other details

Jul 12, 2021
The United Nations designated July 12 as Malala Day to honour the young woman who has been a prominent activist for female education since her early teens.

World Zoonoses Day 2021: What is zoonosis? Its significance during pandemic times

Jul 6, 2021
Every year on July 6, World Zoonoses Day is observed to commemorate the first vaccination administered against a zoonotic disease. Read the significance of Zoonoses Day 2021 amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Van Mahotsav 2021: Date, Significance, History- All you need to know!

Jul 2, 2021
Van Mahotsav 2021: Van Mahotsav is observed every year in the first week of July. The week-long celebration is observed in India by planting tens and thousands of saplings. Know exact date, history and significance of the day here. 

National Doctor’s Day 2021: Theme, History, Significance of the day-All you need to know!

Jul 1, 2021
National Doctor’s Day 2021: Go through the history and significance of the day which acknowledges the contributions of the doctors and physicians for their dedicated services to the patients. 

INS Vikrant, India’s first aircraft carrier to be commissioned in 2022

Jun 30, 2021
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that INS Vikrant, also known as IAC-1, is expected to be commissioned in the Indian Navy by 2022. Read all you need to know.

World Asteroid Day 2021: History and Significance

Jun 30, 2021
Each year, June 30 is observed as the International Asteroid Day to mark the anniversary of the Siberian Tunguska event. Read all you need to know.

World Social Media Day 2021: History and Significance

Jun 30, 2021
Each year, June 30 is observed as World Social Media Day to show how it has become a key tool at connecting people from all corners of the world. Read all you need to know.

International Day of the Seafarer 2021: Theme, Significance and History

Jun 25, 2021
Each year, June 25 is observed as the Day of the Seafarer that recognizes the invaluable contribution of seafarers towards international trade and the economy at large. 

World Olympic Day 2021: Theme, Significance, History- All you need to know!

Jun 23, 2021
The first International Olympic Day was celebrated on June 23, 1948 by countries including Great Britain, Canada, Portugal, Switzerland, Greece, Belgium, Austria, Uruguay and Venezuela.

International Widows Day 2021: Theme, History, Significance and lesser-known facts- All you need to know!

Jun 23, 2021
The theme for International Widows Day 2021 is ‘Invisible Women, Invisible Problems’. Know more about the day through its history and some lesser-known facts. 

Father's Day 2021: Date, History, Significance - All you need to know!

Jun 20, 2021
Father’s Day like Mother's Day traces its origin back to West Virginia in the United States. The history of Father's Day is a grim one, as it was first marked after an unfortunate mining accident in the United States. 

Desertification and Drought Day 2021: Goal, Theme and History

Jun 17, 2021
Every year on June 17, Desertification and Drought Day is observed to raise public awareness around international efforts to combat desertification. Read all you need to know.

World Day Against Child Labour 2021: Theme, History, and Significance

Jun 12, 2021
2021 has been declared as the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour by the UN General Assembly. Read all you need to know.

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