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Children’s Day –Birth Anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru

Nov 14, 2017
Children's Day is celebrated with great delight on 14th November.The motive of celebration of Children's Day on Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday is because of his love, affection and craze for children.

International Day of Yoga: 21st June

Jun 20, 2017
The day of International Yoga came into existence when the Honourable Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi call for adopting June 21st as the day of celebration while addressing UN General Assembly on September 27, 2014

H-1B Visa: Process & Interview Questions

May 12, 2017
H-1B Visa is a kind of non immigrant Visa provided for immigration to United States of America under the Section 101 (15) of the Immigration and Nationality Act of the USA. According to the present American laws, within a year, only 65000 individuals can be granted the H-1B visa.

Happy New Year 2016

Dec 30, 2015
Happy New Year is the colloquial term given to the forcefulness of expression of romance and indulgence. This is the celebration of happy ending of one year and welcome party for fresh start of New Year. It would not be wrong to say that New Year’s Day is probably the most globally celebrated day since most of the nations follow the Gregorian calendar officially.

Happy New Year 2015

Dec 31, 2014
It would not be wrong to say that New Year’s Day is probably the most celebrated public holiday globally since most of the nations follow the Gregorian calendar officially.

World Children’s Fund Day

Dec 20, 2014
The World Children’s Fund Day is observed on 11th December every year.

International Volunteer Day

Dec 20, 2014
International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development is observed on 5th December every year all over the world.

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery

Dec 20, 2014
The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery is celebrated on 2nd December every year.

International Civil Aviation Day

Dec 18, 2014
International Civil Aviation Day is observed on 7th December every year.

Armed Forces Flag Day

Dec 17, 2014
Armed Forces Flag Day is celebrated on 7th December every year in India.

Christmas Day

Dec 16, 2014
Christmas is the major festival of the Christians which is celebrated on 25th December, in across the globe, to rejoice the birth of Jesus Christ.

Liberation Day of Goa

Dec 16, 2014
Liberation day of Goa is observed every year on 19th of December. It was on December 19, 1961, that Goa was freed from the Portuguese dominion after an extended freedom movement and army operation. It was provided statehood in 1987 and thereby became one of the most rich and top per capita income states of India.

Kisan Divas (Birthday Charan Singh)

Dec 16, 2014
Kisan Divas or Farmer’s Day or Kisan samman Divas is celebrated in India on 23rd of December.

International Human Rights Day

Dec 16, 2014
International Human Rights Day is celebrated on 10th December every year across the world.

World Student day

Dec 15, 2014
October 15th, Dr. Abdul Kalam's birthday, is announced as World Student Day by UNO.

World Disabled Day

Dec 15, 2014
Every year 3rd December is observed as World Disabled Day or International Day of Persons with Disabilities by the United Nations.

World AIDS Day

Dec 15, 2014
World AIDS Day is observed on 1st December every year. As per the estimation done by the government of India the numbers of HIV patients in India are around 2.1 million with an adult prevalence of 0.31%.

World Adult Day

Dec 15, 2014
Between 2000 and 2050, the absolute number of people aged 60 years and over is expected to increase from 605 million to 2 billion over the same period.

Navy Day

Dec 15, 2014
In India, the Navy Day is celebrated on 4th December.

National Energy Conservation Day

Dec 15, 2014
National energy conservation day is observed by everyone in India every year on 14th of December.

National Law Day

Oct 8, 2014
This day is celebrated on 26th November every year as it is the anniversary of the adoption of Constitution by the Indian Constituent Assembly in 1949.

World Environment Protection Day

Oct 8, 2014
This day is celebrated on 26 November every year to raise global awareness of the need to take positive actions to protect environment.

World Television Day

Oct 8, 2014
The United Nations General Assembly stated 21 November as World Television Day.

World Citizen Day

Oct 8, 2014
The 4th day of November is celebrated as World Citizens Day.

National Journalism Day

Oct 8, 2014
National Journalism Day is celebrated on 17th November every year.

Gandhi Jayanti (2nd October)

Sep 29, 2014
Gandhi Jayanti is a celebrated in India on 2nd of October every year.

International Old Men’s Day

Sep 26, 2014
International Old Men’s Day was brought in by the United Nations General Assembly by passing a resolution on 14 December 1990.

International Non-Violence Day

Sep 26, 2014
The International Day of Non-Violence is observed on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi.

World Post Day

Sep 25, 2014
This date is celebrated in remembrance of the establishment of Universal Postal Union (UPU) in 1874 in Bern, Switzerland.

Birthday of Loknayak Jayprakash Narayan (11 October)

Sep 25, 2014
Birthday anniversary of LoknayakJayprakash (JP) Narayan is celebrated on 11 October every year.

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