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International Day of Happiness Information, Facts

International Day of Happiness Information

It’s a day to be happy, of course! Since 2013, the United Nations has celebrated the International Day of Happiness as a way to recognise the importance of happiness in the lives of people around the world. In 2015, the UN launched the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, which seek to end poverty, reduce inequality, and protect our planet – three …

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Abhinav Bindra Biography For Students

Abhinav Bindra Biography For Students

Name: Abhinav Bindra Nationality: Indian Born: 28 September 1982 Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India Education: Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) Alma mater: The Doon School; St. Stephen’s School, Chandigarh; University of Colorado Occupation: Sportsman (Shooter), Businessman Abhinav Bindra is the brightest star among a new breed of talented Indian shooters. Born on 28 September 1983 to an affluent Punjabi family, Bindra developed …

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Achanta Sharath Kamal Biography For Students

Achanta Sharath Kamal Biography For Students

Full Name: Sharath Kamal Achanta Nationality: Indian Born: 12 July 1982 Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Game: Table Tennis Playing style: Right-handed, Shakehand grip Highest Ranking: 30 (2019) Achanta Sharath Kamal — A venerated tennis player of India, Achanta Sharath Kamal became the toast of the nation after the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne. In his short career span, Kamal has …

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Peter Thangaraj: Indian Footballer Biography

Peter Thangaraj: Indian Footballer Biography

Peter Thangaraj was an Indian Football player known for his impeccable goalkeeping skills, and considered to be one of the best goalkeepers Indian Football has ever got. He represented the Indian National Football team in the 1956 and 1960 Olympic Games. Early Life Thangaraj was born in the year 1936 at Bolarum in the state of Andhra Pradesh. During his early …

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World Blood Donor Day Information For Students

World Blood Donor Day: 14 June

Blood is the lifeline of every animal living on the earth. Today, world is facing deficiency of blood stock and that is causing threat to life. The only way one can see for health care is through Blood transfusion.  The increasing need for blood globally requires everyone to contribute by donating blood and motivating others for the cause. The commitment …

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World Blood Donor Day FB Covers For Students

World Blood Donor Day Facebook Covers

World Blood Donor Day Facebook Covers For Students And Children: World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year by the people in many countries around the world on 14th of June. World Blood Donor Day is celebrated every year on the day of birthday anniversary of Karl Landsteiner on 14th of June in 1868. This event celebration was first started in the …

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ICC Cricket World Cup Top 10 Records

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List of 10 ICC Cricket World Cup breakthrough records The international championship of One Day International (ODI) cricket is organised by the sport’s governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), every four years. The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 commenced on February 14, 2014 with New Zealand taking on Sri Lanka in Christchurch in the first match and Australia facing off …

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Why is a zero score by a batsman called a duck?

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The term is a shortening of “duck’s egg”, which was used long before cricket began. When referring to the Prince of Wales’ (the future Edward VII) score of naught on July 17, 1866, a contemporary newspaper wrote that the Prince “retired to the royal pavilion on a ‘duck’s egg'” because the shape of the number “0” is similar to that …

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