The 93rd Academy Awards held on 25 April 2021 honoured the best films of 2020 and early 2021. The nominations were announced on 15 March 2021 but the event was held two months later than originally planned.
World Veterinary Day 2021: It is celebrated last Saturday of April month every year. This year it is celebrated on the 24th of April. The theme of World Veterinary Day 2021 is 'The Veterinarian Response to the Covid-19 Crisis'. Let us read in detail about the day.
In a historic first, NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter made a powered, controlled flight on another planet on 19 April 2021. Ingenuity completed its second Mars flight on 22 April 2021 and added challenges such as higher maximum altitude, longer duration, and sideways movement to its first flight.
Earth Day 2021: The theme for Earth Day 2021 is 'Restore Our Earth'. It is observed on 22 April every year. The Day was founded by American senator Gaylord Nelson for environmental education. Let us read in detail about it.
The World Press Freedom Index is an annual ranking of countries on the basis of press freedom to news organisations, journalists, and netizens in the country and is compiled by Reporters without Borders (RSF). In World Press Freedom Index 2021, India retained 142nd position out of 180 countries.
The neighbouring countries of India are Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. India is located latitudinally in the Northern Hemisphere and longitudinally in the Eastern Hemisphere.
E9 is a forum of nine countries, namely Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Nigeria and Pakistan that aims at achieving the goals of UNESCO's Education For All (EFA) initiative.
International Women's Day 2021: It is observed on 8 March in several countries across the globe. Every year it is celebrated with a particular theme. What is the theme of 2021, how is it celebrated, the first time when it was celebrated, what is the history behind celebration, etc? Let us find out!
Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the signing of the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA) between India and Mauritius. This will be the first trade agreement to be signed by India with a country in Africa.