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Mother’s Day 2020: History, Significance and Celebrations

May 10, 2020
Mother’s Day 2020: It is celebrated on 10 May, 2020 (i.e. second Sunday of May). Almost all the country celebrates Mother’s Day like a festival. But have you ever thought when was first Mother’s Day celebrated, who celebrated it, how it was celebrated? What is the history behind the celebration? Let us have a look!

Lal Bahadur Shastri: Life, History, Death and Achievements

Jan 11, 2020
Lal Bahadur Shastri was the second Prime Minister of Independent India and he was greatly impressed by Mahatma Gandhi. He gave the slogan of “Jai Jawan Jai Kisan” which means “Hail the soldier, Hail the farmer".  Let us read more about Lal Bahadur Shastri.  

Christmas Day 2019: Origin and Reasons for Celebration

Dec 24, 2019
Christmas is celebrated across the globe on 25 December to remember the birth of Jesus Christ, the son of God. Do you know that the name 'Çhristmas' comes from the Mass of Christ or Jesus. Let us find out the history of Christmas celebration, Christmas tree, and Santa Claus.    

Farmer's Day: The Birthday of Chaudhary Charan Singh

Dec 23, 2019
Kisan Divas or Farmer’s Day or Kisan Samman Divas is celebrated in India on the 23rd of December. This day symbolizes the birthday of Chaudhary Charan Singh-the fifth Prime Minister of the Indian Republic. He was born to a Jat couple of Noorpur in 1902. Charan Singh served as the Prime Minister of India from 28 July 1979 to 14 January 1980.

Goa Liberation Day 2019: All you need to know

Dec 19, 2019
Goa Liberation Day is celebrated on 19 December and has its importance in the history of Goa. This is the day when Goa was got freedom from the dominance rule of Portuguese with the help of the Indian armed forces and Navy. What is the history of Goa Liberation Day and how is it celebrated? Let us find out!    

Human Rights Day 2019: Current Theme and Key Facts

Dec 10, 2019
Human Rights Day is observed on 10 December every year to educate people about their rights regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, language. birth, status, etc. Let us read more about Human Rights Day, its 2019 theme and key facts.    

International Civil Aviation Day 2019: Current Theme, History and Significance

Dec 7, 2019
Do you know about International Civil Aviation Day, how is it celebrated, what is the theme of 2019, and its significance? Let us find out!  

Armed Forces Flag Day 2019: Significance and Celebrations

Dec 7, 2019
All three branches of Armed Forces namely the Indian Army, the Indian Air Force and the Indian Navy on Armed Forces Flag Day organise various types of programmes to pay respect and tribute to the efforts of the soldiers in safeguarding the country's honour. Let us have a look at Armed Forces Flag Day.    

International Volunteer Day 2019: Current Theme, Objectives and Celebrations

Dec 5, 2019
International Volunteer Day is celebrated to recognise and encourage the government to support the efforts of volunteer and their contributions worldwide. Let us have a look in detail about International Volunteer Day, how is it celebrated and its theme of 2019.      

International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2019: Current Theme and History

Dec 3, 2019
International Day of the People with Disabilities (IDPwD) is also known as World Disabled Day. It is observed on 3 December every year to raise awareness and develop an understanding to accept people with disabilities by the United Nations. Let us read more about International Day of the People with Disabilities.    

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery 2019: All you need to know

Nov 30, 2019
The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery is observed on 2 December every year to highlight the importance of eradicating contemporary forms of slavery including trafficking in persons, sexual exploitation, child labour, forced marriage, etc. Let us read more about International Day for the Abolition of Slavery.

H-1B Visa: Process & Interview Questions

Nov 22, 2019
The H-1B Visa is a non immigrant Visa given by the USA government to foreign workers. The duration of H-1B is three years, extendable to six years. As per US Immigration Act, 1990;there are 65,000 foreign nationals can get H-1B visa each fiscal year. In addition to 20000 H-1Bs are available to those foreign students who have completed master's or higher degree from U.S. universities.

Children’s Day 2019–Birth Anniversary of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru

Nov 14, 2019
Children's Day is celebrated on 14 November in India to commemorate the birth anniversary of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. He was born on 14 November 1889. Jawaharlal Nehru had immense love, care, and affection for children and so, they call him Chacha Nehru. Let us have a look at Children's Day and its celebrations.        

World Post Day 2019: History and Significance

Oct 9, 2019
World Post Day is celebrated every year on 9 October to raise awareness about the role of Post's in everyday lives of people and businesses. Also, it is important to know about the contribution to global social and economic development. Let us read more about World Post Day, its history and significance.    

Why Gandhi Jayanti is celebrated on 2nd October?

Sep 30, 2019
Gandhi Jayanti is observed in India on 2nd October every year. Let us read more about Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti, significance and some interesting facts.

International Day of Yoga: 21st June

Jun 20, 2019
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. Now-a-days, millions and millions of people across the globe have benefitted by the practice of Yoga which has been preserved and promoted by the great eminent Yoga Masters from ancient time to this date.The practice of Yoga is blossoming, and growing more vibrant every day.

Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Programme: Meaning, Importance and Challenges

Feb 21, 2019
Phase-II of the Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Programme has been approved by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs. Let us study about Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Programme, its importance and challenges. Also, what is Solar Rooftop System, its benefits, impact are also discussed in the article.

Param Vir Chakra: The Highest Gallantry Award in India

Jan 25, 2019
Param Vir Chakra was established on 26 January, 1950. It is the highest Gallantry award in India. It has mostly been awarded posthumously. No doubt it is what every army personnel dreams for. Do you know the meaning of Param Vir Chakra, why it is given, what is eligibility criteria, who was awarded first with PVC, what are the allowances given to the awardees etc.

List of Chief Ministers of Rajasthan

Dec 13, 2018
The Chief Minister of Rajasthan is the head of the Rajasthan Government. The governor is held responsible to appoint the Chief Minister, whose council of ministers is accountable to the assembly. Let us study the list of Chief Ministers of Rajasthan and about them through this article.

National Journalism Day

Nov 16, 2018
National Journalism Day is celebrated on 17th November every year in India. But do you know what is journalism, Why it is celebrated, what is the impact of journalism on the society, What is the importance of journalism etc. Let us find out the answers of these questions through this article.

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