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World Alzheimer's Day 2021: Current Theme, History and Facts

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World Alzheimer's Day 2021: It is observed on September 21 to spread awareness about Alzheimer's and Dementia disease. Do you know that in Alzheimer’s disease loss of connections between nerve cells (neurons) in the brain occurs?  Let us read 10 important or essential facts about Alzheimer’s disease.

Engineers' Day 2021: 10 Interesting and lesser-known facts about Sir M Visvesvaraya

Sep 15, 2021
Engineers' Day 2021: India's legendary dam builder and world-renowned civil engineer Sir M Visvesvaraya's birth anniversary is observed as Engineers' Day in India on September 15. On his 160th birthday, we bring you some facts about the great engineer that you can share.

ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021: Schedule, Teams and Venues

Sep 10, 2021
ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021: ICC Men's T20 World Cup will be held in UAE and Oman due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in India. However, the BCCI will remain the host of the event. India has announced its squad for ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021. Check schedule, participating teams and venues here. 

7 major natural disasters in the history of India

Sep 7, 2021
India has witnessed many natural disasters be it in form of Odisha Super Cyclone (1999) or Gujarat Earthquake (2001)  or even the Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004).  In the article below, we have compiled the list of 7 most horrible natural calamities in the history of India.

Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan: 13 Facts to know about first Vice-President and second President of Independent India

Sep 5, 2021
Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan: He was a philosopher, author, and the second President of India. His birthday is celebrated as Teachers Day across the country. Let us have a look at some interesting facts about Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.      

Happy Janmashtami 2021: History, Significance and Dahi Handi Celebration

Aug 30, 2021
Janmashtami 2021: It is celebrated on August 30 this year. Janmashtami festival marks the birth of Lord Krishna who is lovingly known as Kanha. He is considered one of the most powerful human incarnations of Lord Vishnu. Dahi Handi is one of the most festive events of the Janmashtami celebration. Let us have a look at the story behind the Janmashtami festival celebration and about Dahi Handi.    

National Sports Day 2021: History, Significance and a Tribute to Major Dhyan Chand

Aug 29, 2021
National Sports Day 2021: It is observed on 29 August every year to commemorate the birthday of Indian hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand. Born on 29 August 1905 in present-day Prayagraj, UP, Major Dhyan Chand was the captain of the Gold medal-winning Indian hockey team at the Berlin Olympics in 1936. Let us read more about National Sports Award, its history, significance, and Major Dhyan Chand.

List of countries and their national games

Aug 27, 2021
List of countries and their national games: Any sport which is designated as the national sport of a country is either based on popularity or holds a historical connection from that country. Check the list of countries and their national sports. 

75th Independence Day 2021: What is the meaning of the 24 spokes of Ashok Chakra?

Aug 15, 2021
75th Independence Day 2021: The Ashok Chakra seen on the Indian National flag is rendered in a navy blue colour on a white background. The Ashoka Chakra has 24 spokes which inspire every Indian to work tirelessly for 24 hours. On the occasion of 75th Independence Day, let us find out the meaning of the 24 spokes of Ashok Chakra.

75th Independence Day 2021: 10 Forgotten Women Freedom Fighters of India

Aug 15, 2021
75th Independence Day 2021: In the struggle for India’s Independence from the colonial rule or British Raj, the contribution of women can't be neglected.  They faced various tortures, exploitations, etc. to earn freedom for us. Let us have a look at 10 forgotten women freedom fighters of India.

75th Independence Day 2021: When and Why British first landed on Indian Territory?

Aug 14, 2021
Here, we are providing an interesting glimpse into when and why the British first landed on the Indian Territory. Also, how a simple trading company (British East India Company) became one of the biggest challenges to ever dealt with.

Happy Independence Day 2021: Famous slogans of Pre and Post Independent India

Aug 14, 2021
Indian Independence Day 2021: During the freedom movement, some famous slogans were given by our freedom fighters to encourage our general public to fight against the cruel British rulers. These include Inqilab Zindabad, 'Do or die' and Dilli Chalo, etc. On the occasion of Independence Day, take a look at these powerful slogans here.

ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 discovers water on Moon: All you need to know

Aug 12, 2021
Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the Moon was launched on 22 July, 2019 from Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota. It has recently discovered water and hydroxyl molecules on the Moon recently. Let us read in detail about this here. 

Indian Independence Day 2021: 10 Lesser known facts about Bhagat Singh

Aug 11, 2021
Indian Independence Day 2021: Bhagat Singh was born on 28 September 1907.  He was also known as Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh. He is one of the youngest freedom fighters who was hanged at a young age. In this article, we are presenting some unknown facts about Bhagat Singh and his revolutionary life which not only inspires but also influences others.    

Independence Day 2021: 18 Laws and Rights must be known to every Indian

Aug 10, 2021
Independence Day 2021: On the occasion of Independence Day, we are providing some laws and rights which not only protect people's interests but also ease their daily life.  

Quit India Movement Day 2021: History and Significance

Aug 9, 2021
Quit India Movement Day is observed on 8 August which is also known as August Kranti. It is considered an important movement in the freedom struggle where masses also participate and took charge themselves. Let us read more about Quit India Movement.      

List of Indian field hockey captains in Olympics Games (1928-2020)

Aug 3, 2021
The Indian hockey team has won 6 gold medals consecutively at the Olympics events from Amsterdam Olympics 1928 to Melbourne Olympics 1956. This article mentions the list of all the Indian Men's Hockey Team captains who represented the Indian Men's Hockey Team in the Olympic games.

Bal Gangadhar Tilak Death anniversary: Know 10 Amazing and Unknown Facts

Aug 1, 2021
 Bal Gangadhar Tilak Death anniversary: He is also known as Lokmanya Tilak. He was born on 23 July, 1856 in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. He is known for his famous slogan "Swaraj is my birthright and I shall have it". Let us read in detail about Bal Gangadhar Tilak.

What is Cloudburst? Know the reasons, its effect on rains and about recent cloudbursts in India

Jul 28, 2021
Cloudburst happens when an extreme amount of precipitation occurs in a short period of time within a smaller geographical area. This article precisely describes what is cloudburst, how such clouds are formed and what causes them to burst. Also, know about flash floods here. 

List of Chief Ministers of India 2021

Jul 26, 2021
At present, there are 29 Chief Ministers in India which includes 27 Chief Ministers from States and 2 from the Union Territories-- Delhi and Puducherry. Karnataka Chief Minister B. S. Yediyurappa resigned today. In this article, we have curated a list of all the Chief Ministers of India.       
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