SHAHEED BHAGAT SINGH: BIRTH ANNIVERSARY

Born: September 27, 1907; Executed on March 23, 1931 Publications: Why I Am An Atheist: An Autobiographical Discourse, The Jail Notebook And Other Writings, Ideas of a Nation. Associations: Naujawan Bharat Sabha, Hindustan Republican Association, Kirti Kisan Party, Kranti Dal. In March…

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar: Birth Anniversary

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar (1820-1891) The grammarist, polymath, scholar, humanist, educationist, reformer, and doyen of the Bengal Renaissance was born on 26 September 1820 in a poor brahman family in a village in Medinipur. He brought a revolution in the education…

Quad Summit 2021: Basics Explained

The USA hosted the first in-person summit of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue—or Quad—with the leaders of Australia, India, and Japan. The leaders touched onvarious topics including vaccines, climate, cooperation on technology and space. The leaders reiterated their stand for the…

The Naga Cucumber has been granted the Geographical Indication

The Naga Cucumber has recently been granted the Geographical Indication (GI) tag under agricultural products of the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration & Protection) Act of 1999. Known for its sweetness and distinctive green colour, the Naga cucumber contains low…