Category: History

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti 2022

“Give me your blood, and I shall give you freedom” -the quote by Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose sparked patriotism in the hearts of many Indians to join the fight for the country’s independence. Even today, these words don’t fail to inspire and move us. Who was Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose? Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was

Facts to know about International Anti-Corruption Day

Today is International Anti-Corruption Day. Let us discuss some facts regarding it. What is fighting corruption? Fighting corruption is a global concern because corruption is found in both rich and poor countries, and evidence shows that it hurts poor people disproportionately. It contributes to instability, poverty and is a dominant factor driving fragile countries towards

Constitution Day of India 2021

When is Constitution Day of India celebrated? People observe Constitution Day or ‘Samvidhan Diwas’ every year on the 26th of November. It commemorates the adoption of the Constitution of India. On November 26, 1949, the government adopted the Constitution and it came into effect on January 26, 1950. History of Constitution Day of India In

Fibonacci series and its Indian connection

The 23rd of November is celebrated as ‘Fibonacci day’ because when the date is written in the mm/dd format (11/23), the digits in the date form a Fibonacci sequence: 1,1,2,3. A Twitter user ranted about how the discovery should be credited to Indian mathematics and not the Bonacci, who helped popularise it in the world.

Facts to know about World Television Day

“World Television Day is not so much a celebration of the tool, but rather the philosophy which it represents. Television represents a symbol for communication and globalization in the contemporary world,” says the United Nations’ website. History of World Television Day In November 1996, the United Nations held the first World Television Forum. Leading media