Today, Earth Day is widely recognized as the largest secular observance in the world, marked by more than a billion people every year as a day of action to change human behavior and create global, national, and local policy changes.
World Book Day 2021: World Book Day is also known as World Book and Copyright Day. The day is celebrated by UNESCO and other related organisations across the world to honour authors, books worldwide, to promote the art of reading, etc.
Every year, April 21 is celebrated as ‘Civil Services day ‘. The civil service is the permanent executive branch of the Republic of India. The civil servants are the administrators and ensure the implementation of policies of the governments, creating ways for smooth functioning of programmes and ensuring the passage of the benefits to the beneficiaries.
Happy Ram Navami 2021: Wishes, Messages, Quotes, Status, Images, and Greetings for this auspicious day: Rama Navami celebrates the birthday of Hindu deity Lord Rama, the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu and the son of King Dasharatha of Ayodhya. It is celebrated on the ninth day of Chaitra Navratri. This year Ram Navami is on April 21.
World Creativity and Innovation Day (WCID) was founded on 25 May 2001 in Toronto, Canada. The founder of the day was the Canadian Marci Segal, who was studying creativity in 1977 at the International Center for Studies in Creativity.
The Delhi government on Monday announced a citywide lockdown to curb the exponential rise in COVID-19 cases. The curfew will be effective from Monday night till April 26 morning, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Monday.
One of Bollywood’s most underrated actor, Arshad Warsi will be celebrating his 53rd birthday on April 19, 2021. The actor who garnered fame as Circuit in Munna Bhai MBBS is also a serious actor who has been part of some of the best dramas in the Hindi film industry. Therefore on his special day as a treat to his fans, we bring some unknown but interesting facts about him.
The certificates are still being developed, and how and whether they’ll be used could vary widely around the world. Experts say they should be free and available on paper, not just on apps, since not everyone has a smartphone.
Since 1989, World Hemophilia Day is the day the whole bleeding disorders community comes together to celebrate the continuous advances in treatment while raising awareness and bringing understanding and attention to the issues related to proper care to the wider public.
This annual observance is regarded as one of the five pillars of Islam. It lasts between one sighting of the crescent moon and the next. It is said that Ramadan is the commemoration of Prophet Muhammad’s first revelation.
Chagas disease patients comprise risk groups that can present severe forms of COVID-19 and should be prioritized for vaccination. There are approximately 6-7 million people infected with Chagas disease worldwide, with 10,000 deaths, every year.
The birth anniversary of Bhimrao Ambedkar, known as the Father of The Indian Constitution, is celebrated on April 14 every year in India as Ambedkar Jayanti. The day is also known as ‘Bhim Jayanti’ and this year it falls on Wednesday.
The country’s central bank categorises its holidays under categories: Holiday under Negotiable Instruments Act, and Real-Time Gross Settlement Holiday Banks’ Closing of Accounts.
Muslims are expected to read the Holy Quran (Holy books of the Muslims) during the month of Ramadan. As stated above, Allah’s (God) teachings came from heaven to the earth in the form of the Quran and were first revealed to Prophet Muhammed during this month.
According to the Hindu beliefs, an unmarried girl performs fast on this day in order to get a suitable man while a married woman observes vrat for the long life of their husbands. Even couples who are planning for a child are advised to observe fast on this day.
This year Ramadan is expected to begin from the evening of Monday, April 12, and will conclude on Tuesday, May 11. Eid al-Fitr will take place on Thursday, May 13, 2021.
12 April 1961 was the date of the first human space flight, carried out by Yuri Gagarin, a Soviet citizen. This historic event opened the way for space exploration for the benefit of all humanity. April 12 was also the date of the first Space Shuttle launch, STS-1 of Columbia in 1981, which is also commemorated on this date.
For Muslims, Ramadan is the month in which the first verses of the Quran, Islam’s holy book, were revealed to Prophet Muhammad more than 1,400 years ago. Throughout the month, observing Muslims fast from just before the sunrise, or Fajr, prayer to the sunset prayer, Maghrib.
Homeopathy medicines are safe to use because they rarely cause side effects. It is based on the principle of ‘like cures like. It means that a substance in which a small amount is taken will cure the same symptoms it causes if taken in large amounts.