PM pays homage to “Lord Basaveshwara” on occasion of Basava Jayanthi

What is the News? The Prime Minister has greeted the people on the occasion of Basava Jayanthi, the Birth anniversary of Lord Basaveshwara. About Lord Basaveshwara: Basaveshwara is also known as Basavanna was born in Karnataka in 1131 CE. He was a Philosopher, Kannada Poet, Statesman and a social reformer. He is known as the… Continue reading PM pays homage to “Lord Basaveshwara” on occasion of Basava Jayanthi

PM pays tribute to “Gopal Krishna Gokhale” on his Birth Anniversary

What is the News? The Prime Minister has paid tribute to freedom fighter Gopal Krishna Gokhale on his Birth Anniversary. About Gopal Krishna Gokhale: Gopal Krishna Gokhale(1866 –1915) was an Indian liberal political leader and a social reformer during the Indian Independence Movement. He was born on 9 May 1866 Contributions of Gopal Krishna Gokhale:… Continue reading PM pays tribute to “Gopal Krishna Gokhale” on his Birth Anniversary

Issue of Women’s rights in India

Synopsis: March 8 is celebrated as International Women’s Day. While celebrating it, we also need to look back at how women’s rights upheld by the state in the last years. Background: 8th march is being celebrated as International Women’s Day. It is celebrated to commemorate the struggles of women factory workers. It was first organised… Continue reading Issue of Women’s rights in India

President addressed “Guru Ravidas” Jayanti

What is the News? The President of India has addressed the Guru Ravidas Jayanti Event.  About Guru Ravidas: Ravidas was a 14th-century saint and reformer of the Bhakti movement in North India. It is believed that he was born in Varanasi in a cobbler’s family. Guru Ravidas Jayanti: It is celebrated on Magh Purnima. (It… Continue reading President addressed “Guru Ravidas” Jayanti

Contribution of Chidambaram Subramanian

Source: Click here Syllabus: GS 3 – Science and Technology – Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology. Synopsis:  Jan 30 is the birth anniversary of Chidambaram Subramanian. He had trust in science and believed that technology can resolve the problem faced by society. About Mr. Chidambaram Subramanian… Continue reading Contribution of Chidambaram Subramanian

Teachings of Swami Vivekananda

Synopsis: Teachings of Swami Vivekananda is still relevant to the 21st century youth.   Background:   12th January, the birthday of Swami Vivekananda, is celebrated as National Youth Day. His teachings still inspire the youth of India.   At present one fifth of the young person in the world lives in India.   The contribution made by these young population is significant in making India the third-highest growing economy among the 13… Continue reading Teachings of Swami Vivekananda