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Why is May Day Celebrated?

Why is May Day Celebrated?

International Labour Day or May Day is celebrated to finish the struggle as well as to promote the requirement of eight-hour work day. Earlier the working condition of the laborer was very severe and working hours was 10 to 16 hour a day even in the unsafe conditions. Deaths, injuries and other dreadful conditions of the workers were very common …

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What is Labour Day?

What is Labour Day?

Labour Day or Labor Day is an annual holiday to celebrate the economic and social achievements of workers. Labour Day has its origins in the labour union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest. International Labour Day or May Day is celebrated to finish the struggle …

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Labour Day

Labour Day

Labour Day — May Day, the first day of the month of May is celebrated all over India as a spring fertility festival to honour goddess spring. The day also commemorates the “International Worker’s Day” which has a historic significance. It is also a day of political protests. May Day is otherwise observed as a saint’s feast day or a day …

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Easter Quotes in English

Easter Quotes in English

Easter Quotes in English: Easter celebration has always been synonymous with merry-making and enjoyment. Because of this aspect, the recent years have witnessed increasing commercialization of the Easter festival. Today during Easter holidays, sale of greeting cards and confectionery such as chocolate Easter eggs, marshmallow bunnies, Peeps, and jelly beans prove to be big hits.

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Most consecutive hours of baking: Guinness world record

Most consecutive hours of baking: Guinness world record

Chicago, Illinois, USA – February 16, 2017 – To mark the final and 100th day of its #BakeSomeGood campaign, which brought together six inspirational bakers from diverse backgrounds to bake and show their appreciation for others, NESTLÉ TOLL HOUSE set out to bake its way into the record books; for 25 consecutive hours, six bakers (Hayley Christine Finkelman, Soyoung Shin, …

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USA sets world record: Largest Irish Coffee

USA sets world record: Largest Irish Coffee

Chicago, Illinois, USA – January 31, 2017 –  A whopping 234 gallons of Irish Coffee was poured into a six and a half foot acrylic glass in Chicago to coincide with the US national Irish coffee day; Tim Herlihy from Termonfeckin, Ireland, oversaw the making of the beverage; a total of 2,000 of the coffees were then drank by revellers …

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Swami Vivekananda Biography in Hindi स्वामी विवेकानंद की जीवनी व इतिहास

Swami Vivekananda Biography in Hindi स्वामी विवेकानंद की जीवनी व इतिहास

भारतीय संस्कृति को विश्व स्तर पर पहचान दिलाने वाले महापुरुष स्वामी विवेकानंद जी का जन्म 12 जनवरी 1863 को सूर्योदय से 6 मिनट पूर्व 6 बजकर 33 मिनट 33 सेकेन्ड पर हुआ। भुवनेश्वरी देवी के विश्वविजयी पुत्र का स्वागत मंगल शंख बजाकर मंगल ध्वनी से किया गया। ऐसी महान विभूती के जन्म से भारत माता भी गौरवान्वित हुईं। बालक की …

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स्वामी विवेकानंद के अनमोल विचार Swami Vivekananda Quotes in Hindi

स्वामी विवेकानंद के अनमोल विचार Swami Vivekananda Quotes in Hindi

स्वामी विवेकानंद के अनमोल विचार: स्वामी विवेकानन्द (जन्म: 12 January 1863, Kolkata – मृत्यु: 4 July 1902, Belur) वेदान्त के विख्यात और प्रभावशाली आध्यात्मिक गुरु थे। उनका वास्तविक नाम नरेन्द्र नाथ दत्त था। उन्होंने अमेरिका स्थित शिकागो में सन् 1893 में आयोजित विश्व धर्म महासभा में भारत की ओर से सनातन धर्म का प्रतिनिधित्व किया था। भारत का आध्यात्मिकता से परिपूर्ण …

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2016 Hollywood comedy film: Bad Moms Movie Review

2016 Hollywood comedy film: Bad Moms Movie Review

CAST: Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Bell, Christina Applegate, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jay Hernandez, Carl Duke, Lea McKendrick, David Walton DIRECTION: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore GENRE: Comedy DURATION: 1 hour 40 minutes Writer-Directors Jon Lucas and Scott Moore’s “Bad Moms” is a formulaic and wishful fantasy film of overworked and under-appreciated mothers trying to break free. It occasionally reminds you of conventional mothers – …

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What is the History and Origin of International Labour Day?

What is the History and Origin of International Labour Day?

International Workers’ Day is the big celebration on the world level and it is celebrated to commemorate the 4th of May of 1886, the Haymarket affair (Haymarket Massacre) in the Chicago. It is the big event of that year when workers were on the general strike for their eight-hour workday and police were doing their job of dispersing the general …

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