Shaheed Diwas 2021: What Is The Significance Of March 23 For Martyrdom Day?

Every year, March 23 is celebrated as Shaheed Diwas to commemorate the lives of Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru, and Sukhdev Thapar who laid their lives in the fight for independence from British rule. The colonial government of British India hanged them till death on this day in 1930.

Who were Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru, and Sukhdev Thapar?

Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, and Sukhdev were freedom fighters known for their brave acts for which they got capital punishment. They threw a bomb in the central assembly on 8 April 1929 not to harm others but to attract attention to their demand for freedom from colonial rule. They took this extreme step to revenge the assassination of Lala Lajpat Rai. They were arrested and charged for endangering the lives of others with explosions and unlawful assembly. Later they were sentenced to death and executed at the Lahore jail on 23 March 1930.

How is Shaheed Diwas celebrated?

Every year, a Shaheedi Mela or Martyrdom Fair is organized at their birthplace that is in the Hussainwala on the Indo-Pak border. People garland their pictures and attend prayer meetings to pay homage to those brave freedom fighters.

Martyrdom Day on January 30

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You Should Have Produced 20 Children To Get 1 Quintal Free Ration Said Uttarakhand CM Rawat

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat said that poor people should give birth to more people to get more free-ration from the central government. He also said that America enslaved India for 200 years. He was speaking at a public function in Ramnagar, Uttarakhand on Sunday.

What did Tirath Singh Rawat say about childbirth?

He said that some families were jealous because they were getting lesser free rations under a central government scheme. The free ration was provided 5 kg per person in a family. A family of 10 got 50 kg ration and of 20 got a quintal. He said that when people had time, they gave birth to only two children. If they needed more ration, they should have produced 20 children. 

What did Tirath Singh Rawat say about America?

The CM blamed the US for 200 years of rule in India. He said that America enslaved India and ruled the whole world. He went on to say that the US was struggling to control the coronavirus pandemic. 

What did Tirath Singh Rawat say about ripped jeans?
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PM Modi Launches Ken-Betwa River-Linking Project On The World Water Day 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chosen World Water Day 2021 to launch the “Jal Shakti Abhiyan: Catch The Rain” campaign in a video conference where he will start the Ken-Betwa Link project. 

What is the Ken-Betwa Link project?

Developed by the Jal Shakti ministry and states of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, it is first-ever river-linking project in India. The river-linking will allow carrying water from the surplus areas to parched areas. 

What is World Water Day?

PM Modi chose March 22 to launch the first-ever river-linking project as a mark of celebration of World Water Day and to show his solidarity with the theme of World Water Day 2021. The theme is to “support the achievement of sustainable development goal (SDG) 6: water and sanitation for all by 2030” and river-linking is the first big step towards this direction. 

What is the history of World Water Day?

In December 1992, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution to observe World Water Day and decided to celebrate World Water Day every year on March 22. The first World Water Day was celebrated on March 22, 1993. Since then, March 22 is celebrated as World Water Day across the … Read the rest


Real Sociedad vs Barcelona 1-6: See How The Seven Goals Were Scored

It was a thrilling performance by Barcelona that was playing under the Anoeta curse but it looked that the curse turned into a blessing for the Barca who scored 6 goals against 1 by Real Sociedad. 

The First Goal….

Barca got a breakthrough after an extended period of pressure from the host. In the 35th minute, Antoine Griezmann picked a rebound shot by Ousmane Dembélé saved a great shot by Jordi Alba but Antoine Griezmann to score the first goal of the match.

The Second Goal….

The match was in the 43rd minute when Lionel Messi played a perfect ball to Sergiño Dest who lost no time in scoring the second goal of the match.

The Third Goal….

In the 53rd minute, Jordi Alba gave a hurried shot to Dest to allow the American to score his second and the third goal for Barca.

The Fourth Goal….

In the 56th minute, Lionel Messi picked the ball from Busquets and shot it into the goalpost for his first and the fourth goal for Barca.

Goal Disallowed….

Ousmane Dembélé played a nice shot past Remiro but the goal was disallowed as he was far offside and the … Read the rest


Let’s Celebrate International Day of Happiness On March 20

Today is International Day of Happiness as it falls on March 20 according to the United Nations. Every year March 20 is celebrated as a happiness day to aware people about the importance of happiness for well-being.

What is the history of International Day of Happiness?

The United Nations has been celebrating International Day of Happiness since 2013. It is an annual event celebrated to bring happiness in the lives of people around the world. People celebrate this day by sharing and spreading happiness. They send messages about happiness to share their feelings and thoughts with their family and friends.

Happiness Quotes

• “Happiness depends upon ourselves.” — Aristotle

• “Life will bring you pain all by itself. Your responsibility is to create joy.” — Milton Erickson

• “Happiness is the secret to all beauty. There is no beauty without happiness.” — Christian Dior

• “The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.” — Mark Twain

• “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” — Mahatma Gandhi

Happiness Wishes

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Why Were Instagram And WhatsApp Down And Who Benefitted From This Outage?

Instagram and WhatsApp users witnessed over half-an-hour downtime tonight globally. It started around 11 pm when the users first reported the outage when they weren’t able to upload their photos or send messages.

What was the reason behind the outage?

Facebook who owns both Instagram and WhatsApp released a statement soon after noticing the outage. It said that users tweeted about the difficulty they faced in uploading content and sending messages during outage. A spokesperson from Facebook said that it was a technical issue that had been resolved and that they were apologetic for the inconvenience caused to the users.

What did outage tracking website say about the outage? reported that the Facebook owned apps Instagram and WhatsApp were down for over 30 minutes from 11 pm and 11:40 pm. The website noted more than 1.2 million reports about Instagram outage and over 23,000 posts about issues with WhatsApp. Downdetector website uses user-submitted errors on its platform to track downtime of different websites.

How was Signal benefitted from WhatsApp outage?

The rival messaging app Signal tweeted a swipe on the WhatsApp outage by expressing its solidarity with the people working on the WhatsApp downtime. It further stated that people … Read the rest