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U.S Invasion of Afghanistan Starts

7th October – U.S Invasion of Afghanistan Starts

SIGNIFICANCE On October 7, 2001, a U.S.-led coalition began attacks on Taliban-controlled Afghanistan with an intense bombing campaign by American and British forces. The attacks were carried out under a codename called Operation Enduring Freedom....
Birth Anniversary of MeghnadSaha

6th October – Birth Anniversary of MeghnadSaha

SIGNIFICANCE This day marks the birth anniversary of MeghnadSaha. Saha was an Indian astrophysicist who developed the Saha ionization equation, which was later used to describe chemical and physical conditions in stars.EARLY LIFE AND BIOGRAPHY MeghnadSaha...
World Teachers’ Day

5th October- World Teachers’ Day 2021

Significance World Teachers’ Day is celebrated every year on October 5 globally to recognise and celebrate the works of educators including teachers, researchers and professors worldwide.Undoubtedly, teachers are great friends and philosophers who guide us...
World Animal Day

4th October- World Animal Day 2021

Significance World Animal Day is celebrated annually on October 4. It is an international day of action for animal rights and welfare and is also known as ‘Animal Lovers Day’ as it encourages love, care,...
Death Anniversary of M.P Sivagnanam

3rd October- Death Anniversary of M.P Sivagnanam

MylaiPonnuswamySivagnanam, popularly known as Ma.Po.Siwas an Indian politician, freedom fighter, and the founder of the political party Tamil ArasuKazhagam.Early Life Sivagnam was born on 26th June 1906 in Salvankuppam in Madras City. During his...
Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti

2nd October- Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti

Significance 2nd October is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri who served as the second Prime Minister of India.He was an Indian statesman who promoted the White Revolution- a national campaign to...
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti Happy Gandhi Jayati

2nd October- Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti

Significance Gandhi Jayanti is an event celebrated in India to mark the birth anniversary of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. It is celebrated annually on 2nd October and is observed in all states and territories.He is also...
International Day of Older Persons

1st October- International Day of Older Persons

Significance The International Day of Older Persons is observed on 1st October every year. There are currently around 700 million people over the age of 60. It is predicted that by 2050, this figure will...
International Translation Day

30th September- International Translation Day

Significance International Translation Day is celebrated every year on 30th September. Various translators, interpreters and terminologists celebrate this day, which is the day of the feast of St. Jerome, the Bible translator who is considered...
International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction

29th September- International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction

Significance International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction is observed on 29th September. Globally, around 14 percent of food produced is lost between harvest and retail, while an estimated 17 percent of total...