Important Days: June

1st June World Milk Day Milk and its byproducts form a very important role in our lives! Thus, World Milk Day is observed globally to celebrate the contributions of the dairy sector to nutrition, economic development and livelihoods.   Global Day of Parents This day was proclaimed by the UN General Read more…

On This Day | 31 May

On this day: 1879 Werner von Siemens presents the world’s first electric locomotive, soon used in trams 1961 South Africa becomes an independent republic 2013 The widest tornado ever recorded hits El Reno, Oklahoma Born on this day: 1819 Walt Whitman, American poet, author 1863 Francis Younghusband, British journalist and Read more…

On This Day | 30 May

On this day: 1911 The first Indianapolis 500 is held, now one of the world’s most prestigious sports events 2011 Germany abandons nuclear energy Born on this day: 1846 Peter Carl Fabergé, Russian goldsmith, jeweler, creator of Fabergé eggs Gone on this day: 1778 Voltaire, French philosopher

On This Day | 29 May

On this day: 1953 Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay conquer Mount Everest 2015 Heat wave in India centered in Telengana and Andhra Pradesh states is reported to have killed 1800 people in a week Born on this day: 1906 T. H. White, English novelist, author of the King Arthur novels, Read more…