National consumer day celebrations to be inaugurated by Ram Vilas Paswan

The Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs Food and Public Distribution, Government of India is celebrating the National Consumer Day 2015 with the theme “Safe & Healthy Food: Combating Food Adulteration.” on 22nd December, 2015 in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.The programme will be inaugurated and presided over by Shri Ram Vilas Paswan, Union […]

26th November to be observed as 'Constitution Day'

The Government has decided to observe 26th November as 'Constitution Day. On the day in 1949, the constitution was adopted which came into force on January 26, 1950 marking the beginning of a new era in the history of India.  This year, the country is celebrating 125th birth Anniversary of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar . […]

Qaumi Ekta Week will be observed from 19th to 25th November, 2015

The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh has asked the Central and State Governments to organise and celebrate the “Qaumi Ekta Week” in a befitting manner so that the message of Communal Harmony and National Integration could reach out to every part of the country and society. With a view to foster and reinforce the […]

Infantry Day Celebrations on 27 Oct 2015

Infantry celebrates 27 Oct each year as the Infantry Day. On this day (27 Oct 1947), 68 years ago the leading elements of the Indian Army from 1st Battalion of the Sikh Regiment landed in Srinagar as part force to evict the Pakistani intruders from Jammu and Kashmir which became part of the Indian Union […]

National Human Rights Commission observes its 22nd Foundation Day today

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is celebrating its 22nd Foundation day today. The National Human Rights Commission was established on 12th October, 1993 under the Protection of Human Rights (PHR) Act, 1993. To interact with media on the emerging issues related to human rights, an interaction was organised in New Delhi by the Commission. […]

PM Modi salutes the Air Force personnel, on Air Force Day

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has saluted the Air Force personnel, on Air Force Day (08-October). "I salute our air force personnel on Air Force Day. They have always served India with great courage and determination. Contribution of our Air Force is monumental. They are always at the forefront, be it in protecting skies […]

The Next Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Conference is to be held in New Delhi from 08th – 10th January, 2016

1. The Pravasi Bharatiya Divas(PBD) Conference 2016 is to be held at Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra, Jose Rizal Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi – 110021 from 08th – 10th January, 2016. The PBD Conference 2016 is being planned differently with an objective for developing a new paradigm for engagement with the Diaspora over the next decade.  2. […]

Defence Accounts Department Celebrates its 268th Anniversary

Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh has called upon the officers and staff of the Defence Accounts Department to maintain total transparency and probity in the spending of defence finance. Addressing the 268th Defence Accounts Department Day function at New Delhi Shri Singh said the role of the department is very important since […]

PM Modi pays homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti on the Golden Jubilee to commemorate the victory and sacrifice of Indian soldiers in the 1965 war

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today paid homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate in New Delhi, on the Golden Jubilee to commemorate the victory and sacrifice of Indian soldiers in the India-Pak War of 1965. The Prime Minister laid a wreath at Amar Jawan Jyoti. The Prime Minister wrote in the Visitor’s […]

Important International Days in September 2015

List of Important International Days in September 2015 5 September - International Day of Charity 8 September - International Literacy Day 12 September - United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation 15 September - International Day of Democracy 16 September - International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 21 September - International Day of […]