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  • World Nutella Day 2020: History and Celebrations

    World Nutella Day is observed on 5 February every year for all the lovers of chocolates and hazelnuts. People share pictures and recipes on social platform, with their friends, relatives and do get together.  How Nutella got its name, what is the history behind World Nutella Day? Let us find out!  

    Feb 5, 2020
  • World Cancer Day 2020 Theme: History and Key Facts

    World Cancer Day is observed on 4 February. Do you know that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the world? More than 100 types of cancer occur but the most common cancers that affect people of India are lung, breast, cervical, neck, brain and colorectal cancer. Let us read more about World Cancer Day, its campaign theme, symptoms of cancer and prevention.  

    Feb 4, 2020
  • Important Days and Dates in 2020: National and International

    India is a land of festivals and cultural diversity. Every festival, events has its own importance and some of the events are celebrated with a particular theme. We know about national holidays like 26 January (Republic Day), 15 August (Independence Day) and 2 October (Gandhi Ji's birthday) but do you have an idea about other holidays that fall in the year 2020. Let's have a look at the list of important days and events that fall in 2020.    

    Feb 1, 2020
  • Lala Lajpat Rai Biography: Early Life, Family, Achievements, Slogan and death

    Lala Lajpat Rai's contribution to the Indian Freedom struggle was invincible. During the independence movement, he was famous as ' Lal Bal Pal' trio. He earned the title of 'Punjab Kesari' or the 'Lion of Punjab'. Let us read more about Lala Lajpat Rai's early life, family, political journey, achievements, slogans, books, etc.

    Jan 28, 2020
  • Data Privacy Day 2020: History, Significance and Key Facts

    Data Privacy Day is observed across the world on 28 January to disseminate privacy practices, principles and sensitise individuals. Let us read more about Data Privacy Day, its history and its significance.

    Jan 28, 2020
  • Republic Day 2020: National Flag of India History, Journey and Key facts

    Republic Day is celebrated on 26 January and is a pride moment for the country. President of India unfurled the National Flag and starts the ceremony of Republic Day. There is a rich history behind the evolution of the Tricolour National Flag. Let us have a look at the history, journey of the evolution of the Indian National Flag and when it was adopted in its present form?

    Jan 25, 2020
  • Republic Day of India 2020:Chief Guest, Parade facts, Objectives, Celebrations

    Republic Day is a National holiday and in 2020 it falls on Sunday. How is Republic day celebrated, what is the significance, who is the Chief Guest of Republic Day parade 2020? Let us find out!    

    Jan 25, 2020
  • 13 Interesting Facts about Republic Day Parade

    Since 1950 on 26 January, Republic Day in India is celebrated. On this day flag hoisting ceremonies and parades by armed forces are held at Rajpath, New Delhi. Let us have a look at the interesting facts about the Republic Day parade.    

    Jan 25, 2020
  • 71st Republic Day 2020: Journey of Indian Republic

    Republic Day of India is celebrated on 26 January and is a National holiday. On 26 January, 1950, India adopted its Constitution and celebrates as the transition of India from a British Dominion to a republic. Let us read about the history and origin of Indian Republic Day.    

    Jan 25, 2020
  • National Tourism Day 2020: Objectives and Significance

    National Tourism Day is observed on 25 January to highlight the importance of tourism for the economy of the country. Let us read more about National Tourism Day, its importance and the objective behind the celebration.    

    Jan 24, 2020
  • National Voters Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

    National Voters Day is observed on 25 January to highlight the importance of voting and every vote. This day also marks the foundation of the Election Commission of India. Let us read more about National voters Day, its 2020 theme, history, and significance.    

    Jan 24, 2020
  • National Girl Child Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Significance

    National Girl Child Day in India is celebrated on 24 January to raise awareness about the rights of girls and to highlight the inequalities that they face in their lives. How National Girl Child Day is celebrated, what is the theme of 2020 and its objectives? Let us have a look!  

    Jan 24, 2020
  • Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya Foundation Day: All you need to know

    Tripura, Manipur, and Meghalaya are celebrating their Statehood Day on 21 January. They attained Statehood after 24 years of India's Independence. Let us have a look at the formation of Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya state and some key facts.    

    Jan 21, 2020
  • List of all Chief Guests on Indian Republic Day Parades (1950–2020)

    Indian government invites a foreign leader every year on the occasion of Republic day parade. This year Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will be the chief guest of republic day parade 2020. Pakistan's Governor General Malik Ghulam Muhammad was the first person who attended the Republic day parade as the chief guest at Rajpath, New Delhi.

    Jan 17, 2020
  • Why is Army Day Celebrated in India?

    Army Day is observed on 15 January every year in India, in recognition of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa's taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India.

    Jan 15, 2020