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Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019
news about Significance
Oct 09, 2019 10:42
World Post Day 2019: Hand-written letters have the power to surprise us even today. An unanticipated post from a bosom buddy or a loving spouse can put a smile on even the chronically frowny faces. read more
Sep 13, 2019 17:10
Hindi Diwas 2019: September 14 is observed as Hindi Diwas to commemorate the day the Constituent Assembly of India recognised and adopted Hindi as the official language of the Republic of India, in 1949. read more
Sep 03, 2019 10:33
Happy Teachers’ Day 2019: In India, Teachers’ Day is celebrated on September 5 to mark the birthday of former President, politician, scholar and Bharat Ratna recipient, Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. read more
Aug 31, 2019 11:42
The festival is celebrated to honour the much-beloved demon King Mahabali, who is believed to return to Kerala during Onam. read more
Aug 16, 2019 17:47
Parsi New Year 2019: Here is all you need to know about Navroz celebrations, history and significance of the biggest festival of the Parsi community. read more
Jun 04, 2019 15:53
Eid Al Fitr is celebrated by Muslims all across the globe and marks the end of Ramadan. Eid Al Fitr also called the “Festival of breaking fast” will fall on June 5 this year. read more
Apr 20, 2019 12:27
Happy Easter 2019: The story behind Easter lies in the New Testament of the Bible which narrates how Jesus was arrested by the Roman authorities because he claimed to be the Son of God, and later crucified. His resurrection three days later marks the... read more
Apr 18, 2019 18:27
Good Friday commemorates the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ on Calvary. According to the Gregorian calendar, Good Friday falls on the 19 April this year. read more
Apr 18, 2019 08:07
UNESCO World Heritage Day 2019: In the year 1982, the International Council on Monuments and Sites declared 18 April as World Heritage Day to raise awareness about monuments and other sites which form a part of our history and culture. read more
Apr 13, 2019 18:08
Pohela Boishakh marks the first day of the initial month of Baishakh of the Bengali solar calendar. Bengalis all over the world celebrate New Year on this day which falls on the 15 April this year. read more
Apr 13, 2019 13:01
Baisakhi is a spring harvest festival celebrated in Punjab. Baisakhi falls on 14 April this year and it commemorates the formation of the Khalsa Panth, under Guru Gobind Singh in the year 1699. read more
Apr 05, 2019 14:11
Marathi Pandits will ring in the Hindu New Year with festivities of Gudi Padwa which falls on the 6th of April this year. read more
Mar 18, 2019 07:15
The Lokpal can initiate a preliminary investigation after it receives a complaint under the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988. read more
Nov 13, 2018 09:58
Chhath puja 2018: Dedicated to lord Shiva, Chhath puja is celebrated with great zeal and rigour in Bihar and parts of Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Orissa, Assam and even Mauritius. read more
Apr 14, 2018 10:41
The festival of Baisakhi celebrates a plentiful harvest and marks the start of the Punjabi new year. We tell you more about the historical significance of the festival. read more