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  • June 2020: List of important National and International Days

    India is a land of unity in diversity, rich in culture and traditions. Festivals, events play an important role as they not only create awareness but also the ways people unite together and celebrate it with full enthusiasm. Let us have a look at the events whether International or National that falls in the month of June 2020.

    6 hrs ago
  • National Memorial Day 2020: History, Significance and Celebrations

    National Memorial Day 2020: Due to COVID-19 pandemic, the traditional live concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. capital will not be held for health and safety purpose. It will be live-streamed on PBS.org, Youtube and Facebook. The day is observed on last Monday of May and this year it falls on 25 May. Let us read in detail about National Memorial Day, history, significance and celebration.    

    May 25, 2020
  • International Day for Biodiversity (IDB) 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

    International Day for Biodiversity (IDB) 2020: It is observed on 22 May to spread awareness about the importance of biodiversity as well as focuses on global issues including biodiversity loss. Do you know worldwide around 25% of all animal and plant species are threatened with extinction? Let us read in detail about International Day for Biodiversity, 2020 Theme, history, significance and celebration.    

    May 22, 2020
  • Anti Terrorism Day 2020: Date, History and Significance

    Anti Terrorism Day 2020: The day marks the death anniversary of the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. He was assassinated on 21 May, 1991. Let us read more about Anti-Terrorism Day, its history and significance.  

    May 21, 2020
  • HIV Vaccine Awareness Day/ World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020

    World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020: It is also known as HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD). The day is observed on 18 May every year and provide an opportunity to educate communities about the importance of preventive HIV vaccine research. As effective and safe preventive HIV vaccine will help to end the HIV pandemic. Let us study about AIDS, HIV Vaccine.    

    May 18, 2020
  • World Hypertension Day 2020: Current Theme, Significance, Signs and Risks of Hypertension

    World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2020: It is observed on 17 May every year. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, World Hypertension League (WHL) has announced that it will postpone the celebration of World Hypertension Day (WHD) until 10 October, 2020. Let us read more about World Hypertension Day, its 2020 theme, hypertension disease, its causes, symptoms and prevention.  

    May 17, 2020
  • World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

    World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2020: It is celebrated on 17 May annually. The day marks the anniversary of the signing of the first International Telegraph Convention and the establishment of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Let us read in detail about World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, its 2020 theme, history, and significance.    

    May 17, 2020
  • National Dengue Day: Dengue Fever, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

    National Dengue Day: It is observed on 16 May in India to create awareness about dengue, how is it caused, preventive measures and methods to control the disease in the country. Let us study in detail about Dengue and some facts related to it.  

    May 16, 2020
  • Endangered Species Day 2020: Third Friday in May| Significance

    Endangered Species Day 2020: This year 15th annual Endangered Species Day is celebrated. It is observed on the third Friday of May and in 2020, it falls on 15th May. Let us have a look at the history behind this day, how is it celebrated, and about endangered species.  

    May 15, 2020
  • International Day of Families 2020: Current Theme, History and Purpose

    International Day of Families 2020: It is observed on 15th May across the globe to spread awareness about the importance of families and the role of international community in the development of the families. Let us read more about International Day of Families, history, the theme of 2020 and how is it celebrated worldwide.

    May 15, 2020
  • International Nurses Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

    International Nurses Day 2020: It is celebrated on 12 May to mark the birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale and also to thanks the nurses for their tireless efforts and contributions.

    May 12, 2020
  • International Nurses Day 2020: Know about Florence Nightingale Museum

    International Nurses Day 2020: Every year 12 May is celebrated as International Nurses Day to commemorate the birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale. This year is the 200th birth anniversary of Florence Nightingale. On her birth anniversary let us read some interesting facts about the Florence Nightingale Museum.

    May 11, 2020
  • National Technology Day 2020: History, Theme and Celebrations

    National Technology Day 2020: National Technology Day is celebrated across India every year on 11 May to commemorate India’s scientific advancement. On 11 May 1998, India successfully tested nuclear bombs in Pokhran.

    May 11, 2020
  • Mother’s Day 2020: 9 Ways to make it special during COVID-19 Lockdown

    Mother's Day 2020: It is celebrated on the second Sunday of May every year in several countries including India. Amid COVID-19 there is a lockdown in the country and we are stuck at home. So how we can celebrate Mother's Day this year. There are several ways to celebrate Mother’s Day or to make mothers feel special during a lockdown. Let us have a look!

    May 10, 2020
  • Mother’s Day 2020: History, Significance and Celebrations

    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!

    May 10, 2020