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7th December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 7th December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day. Today on 7th December every year India celebrates "The Armed Forces Flag Day" or "The Flag Day of India". This day is dedicated to India towards collection of funds from people of India for the welfare of the Indian Armed Forces personnel. It has been observed annually in India on December 7 since 1949.
The Flag day is mainly observed to serve three basic purposes
Rehabilitation of battle casualtiesWelfare of serving personnel and their familiesResettlement and welfare of ex-servicemen and their families.
Festivals/Observation on 7th DecemberArmed Forces Flag Day Famous Birthdays on December 71966 - Sanjay Gupta is an Indian comic book writer, editor, and the studio head and co-founder of Raj comics. He is famous for establishing the superhero comics genre in India and in Hindi language. He provided the platfo…

6th December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 6th December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day. Today on December 6, West Bengal or Bangla celebrates it as 'Sanhati Dibas' to mark the rich culture heritage of India which believes in Unity in Diversity.
6th December in the history of India1992 - On 6 December 1992, a large group of Hindu activists of the Vishva Hindu Parishad and allied organisations demolished the 16th-century Babri Mosque in the city of Ayodhya, in Uttar Pradesh, leading to widespread riots causing the death of over 1,500 people.1971 – Pakistan severs diplomatic relations with India, initiating the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. Famous Birthdays on December 61993 – Jasprit Jasbirsingh Bumrah is an Indian cricketer who plays for the Indian national cricket team in all formats of the game.1985 – Rudra Pratap Singh, commonly as RP Singh, is a former indian cricketer, who has represented India in Test, O…

5th December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 5th December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day. Today that is 5th of December is also celebrated as World Soil Day.
5th December in the history of India1971 – Battle of Gazipur: Pakistani forces stand defeated as India cedes Gazipur to Bangladesh. Famous Birthdays on 5th December1985 – Shikhar Dhawan, Indian cricketer1974 – Ravish Kumar, Indian journalist and author associated with TV Channel NDTV.1965 – Manish Malhotra, Indian fashion designer1932 – Nadira, Indian actress (d. 2006)1905 - Mohammed Abdullah Sheikh was a Kashmiri politician and was the 3rd Chief Minister of the state of Jammu & Kashmir(between 25 February 1975 – 26 March 1977), he played a central role in the politics of Jammu and Kashmir.1898 – Josh Malihabadi, Indian-Pakistani poet and translator (d. 1982) Death Anniversary on 5th December2016 – Jayalalithaa, Indian politician, chief minister of Tamil Nad…

4th December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 4th December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day.
Festivals/Observations today on 4th DecemberIndian Navy Day 4th December in the history of India2019 - Forbes Asia names Azim Premji as Asia's most generous philanthropist.2019 - Sundar Pichai of Google becomes the CEO of its parent company Alphabet1971 – The Indian Navy attacks the Pakistan Navy and Karachi. Famous Birthdays on 4th December1977 – Ajit Agarkar, Indian cricketer1919 – I. K. Gujral, Indian poet and politician, 12th Prime Minister of India (d. 2012)1910 – R. Venkataraman, Indian lawyer and politician, 6th President of India (d. 2009)1884 – R. C. Majumdar, Indian historian (d. 1980) Death Anniversary on 4th December2017 – Shashi Kapoor, Indian actor (b. 1938)2014 – V. R. Krishna Iyer, Indian lawyer and judge (b. 1914)

Know about Suparno Satpathy

Suparno Satpathy is a highly respected socio-political leader from the state of Odisha in India. He is the great-grandson of Kalindi Charan Panigrahi and the grandson of Nandini Satpathy.


Suparno Satpathy is the Chairman of Smt. Nandini Satpathy Memorial Trust (SNSMT), a leading non-profit organisation of India working for social causes. From 2007 till 2012 he held the office of Convenor PMYSA-Orissa, Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India.

He was a part of the Indian National Congress party from Dec 2006 till 21 March 2014. He joined Aama Odisha Party a day after resigning from the Congress. Suparno Satpathy unsuccessfully contested for Member of Parliament in the 2014 Indian general election from Dhenkanal (Lok Sabha constituency). On 7 March 2018 Aama Odisha Party had a merger with Biju Janata Dal

Suparno Satpathy is a lead member in the movement for declassification of Netaji Files. The files which shall lead to the unveiling of the mystery of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. …

3rd December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 3rd December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day.

3rd December in the history of India2019 - A NASA satellite orbiting the Moon has found India’s Chandrayaan-2 Vikram lander which crashed on the lunar surface in September 7 2019.1984 – Bhopal disaster: A methyl isocyanate leak from a Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India, kills more than 3,800 people outright and injures 150,000–600,000 others (some 6,000 of whom would later die from their injuries) in one of the worst industrial disasters in history.1971 – Indo-Pakistani War of 1971: Pakistan launches a pre-emptive strike against India and a full-scale war begins claiming hundreds of lives. Famous Birthdays on 3rd December1986 - Chandrashekhar Azad is an Indian social activist, Ambedkarite activist and lawyer. He is co-founder and president of Bhim Army. He is also known as "Ravan". However, he has disassoci…

2nd December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 2nd December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day.

Today that is 2nd December, is observed as National Pollution Control Day. The aim behind the celebration of this day is to commemorate the people who lost their lives in the unfortunate incident of Bhopal Gas Tragedy that occurred on this day in the year 1984.
2nd November in the history of India
Sub Lieutenant Shivangi became Indian Navy's first-ever woman pilot.  
Famous Birthdays on 2nd December1937 – Manohar Joshi, Indian lawyer and politician, 15th Chief Minister of Maharashtra1898 – Indra Lal Roy, Indian lieutenant and first Indian fighter aircraft pilot (d. 1918) Death Anniversary on 2nd December2014 – A. R. Antulay, Indian lawyer and politician, 8th Chief Minister of Maharashtra (b. 1929)1980 – Chaudhry Muhammad Ali, Indian-Pakistani lawyer and politician, 4th Prime Minister of Pakistan (b. 1905)

Know about Saravanan Arul, owner of Saravana Selvarathinam Stores in India

Saravanan Arul is the owner of Saravana Selvarathinam Stores in India. He is the son of late business mogul Selvarathinam who was the founder of the Saravana Selvarathinam Stores and part of the largest family-run business retail chain in India.


Saravanan Arul who controls different shops of Saravana Stores is now all set to make his entry into Tamil film industry, not as a producer but as an actor, infact as a hero. Saravana Arul who uses "Selvarathinam" logo for the stores under his control has appeared in several advertisements of his own shops.

Saravanan Arul's Kollywood entry is almost confirmed and he is reportedly impressed by the story narrated by director duo, JD – Jerry (Joseph D Sami and Gerald) of Whistle and Ullaasam fame. The film will co-star Geethika Tiwary as the female lead, alongside Prabhu, Vivekh, Vijayakumar, Nasser, Thambi Ramiah, Kaali Venkat, Mayilsamy, Latha, Kovai Sarala and Devi Mahesh. The makers of the movie have set their eyes on Tamil New …

Know about 3 cyclists on a Bicycle Journey from Kochi to Tokyo 2020 Olympics

1st December - A Day in the life of India

Learn about the importance of 1st December. Read about major historical events on this day. Famous Birthdays on this day and Death Anniversaries on this day.


Today that is 1st November is observed as BSF Raising Day.Border Security Force (BSF) was raised in the wake of the 1965 War on 1 December 1965, "for ensuring the security of the borders of India and for matters connected therewith". It is a Central Armed Police Force charged with guarding India's land border during peacetime and preventing transnational crime at the same, it has various active roles during an outbreak of war.
Festivals/Observations on 1st of DecemberToday that is on December 1, "World AIDS Day" is observed. The day is observed to raise awareness among people towards the problem of AIDS and HIV, a disease that affects the immune system of the body. Thing you can do today on 1st December 2019Attend Hornbill Festival, Nagaland
Venue: Kisama Heritage Village, Kohima 1st December 2019 to 10th D…