On 4th November, Guru Nanak Gurpurab, also known as Guru Nanak's Prakash Utsav, celebrates the birth of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak.This is one of the most sacred festivals in Sikhi. Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, was born on Vaisakhi Day, April 15, 1469. in Rai-Bhoi-di Talwandi in the present Shekhupura District. . . . .
Prakash Nanjappa won gold in the men’s free pistol in the Commonwealth shooting championship in 10 m free pistol category. Ankur won the gold medal in Men’s Double trap event. In Women’s category, Shreyasi Singh won the Silver medal.
Which edition: 53rd edition Language: Hindi Popular works: ‘Daar Se Bichhudi’, ‘Mitro Marjani’, ‘Zindaginama’, ‘Dil-o-Danish’, ‘Badalom ke Ghere’, ‘Ai Ladki’ and ‘Gujarat Pakistan Se Gujarat Hindustan’.
Mr Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia is visiting India from November 2 - 4, 2017. President Sargsyan attended the inaugural session of World Food India. ***Fact sheet: Capital: Yerevan Currency: Armenian Dram
Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia, Mr Māris Kučinskis, is visiting India from 2-6 November 2017. The visit of PM Kučinskis marks Latvia’s participation in the "World Food India 2017”, New Delhi, a premier event showcasing opportunities in food processing sector in India. ***Fact sheet: Capital: Riga Currency: Euro
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurating the International Conference on Environment - 2017, organized by the National Green Tribunal Fact sheet: Minister of Science & Technology, Environment, Forest and Climate Change and Earth Sciences, Dr Harsh Vardhan Chairperson of the. . . . .
The central government on 03rd November launched Deen Dayal SPARSH Yojana, a scholarship program for school children to increase the reach of Philately. Under the scheme of SPARSH (Scholarship for Promotion of Aptitude and Research in Stamps as a Hobby), annual scholarships will be awarded to student of class VI to IX. . . . .