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On This Day- History of 28 March

On This Day- History of 28 March

March 28, 1854: Britain and France declare war on Russia. March 28, 1908: Automobile owners lobby Congress in support of a bill that calls for vehicle licensing and federal registration. Also Read : History of March 27 : On this Day Seattle Metropolitans became the first US Hockey team to win the Stanley Cup. March 28, […]

63rd National Award Winners: Complete List 2016

63rd National Award Winners: Complete List 2016

Actors Kangana Ranaut and Amitabh Bachchan won their third and fourth National Award respectively. Kangana won her Best Actress for Tanu Weds Manu Returns and Amitabh Bachchan won it for Piku. Kangana earlier won the Best Actress National Award last year for Queen and the Best Supporting Award for Fashion in 2009. This is Amitabh’s […]

History of March 27 : On this Day Seattle Metropolitans became the first US Hockey team to win the Stanley Cup.

March 27, 1866: President Andrew Johnson vetoed a civil rights bill which later became the 14th amendment. March 27, 1884: The first long distance telephone call was made between Boston and New York. March 27, 1917: The Seattle Metropolitans became the first US Hockey team to win the Stanley Cup. Also Read : WT20: Records in favour […]

History of March 26 : On this Day The United Kingdom driving test is introduced.

History of March 26 : On this Day The United Kingdom driving test is introduced.

March 26, 2005: The Taiwanese government calls on one million Taiwanese to demonstrate in Taipei, in opposition to the Anti-Secession Law of the People’s Republic of China. Around 200,000 to 300,000 attend the demonstration. March 26, 1998: Oued Bouaicha massacre in Algeria: Fifty-two people are killed with axes and knives, 32 of them children under […]

History of March 25 : On This day The city of Valencia is founded in present-day Venezuela

History of March 25 : On This day The city of Valencia is founded in present-day Venezuela

March 25, 1996: The European Union’s Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British Beef and its by-products as a result of mad cow disease (Bovine spongiform encephalopathy). March 25, 1995: WikiWikiWeb, the world’s first wiki, and part of the Portland Pattern Repository, is made public by Ward Cunningham. March 25, 1992: Cosmonaut Sergel Krikalev returns […]

On This day- History of March 24

On This day- History of  March 24

March 24, 2008: Bhutan officially becomes a democracy, with its first ever general elections. March 24, 1999: Kosovo War: NATO commences aerial bombardment against Yugoslavia, marking the first time NATO has attacked a sovereign country. March 24, 1998: First Computer-assisted Bone Segment Navigation, performed at the University of Regensburg, Germany. Also Read : Priyanka Chopra’s Colourful […]

History of MARCH 23 : On this day Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar are hanged for killing

History of MARCH 23 : On this day Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar are hanged for killing

2003: FedEx Express Fight 80: A Mc Donnell Douglas MD-11 flying from Guangzhou, China crashes at Tokyo’s Narita International Airport, killing both the Captain and the co-pilot. 2001: The Russian Mir Space station is disposed of, breaking up in the atmosphere before falling into the southern Pacific Ocean near Fiji. Also Read : History of March […]

History of March 22: The First England vs France Rugby union match is played at Parc des Princes in Paris.

History of March 22: The First England vs France Rugby union match is played at Parc des Princes in Paris.

March 22, 1997: The Comet Hale – Bopp has its closest approach to Earth. March 22,1995: Cosmonaut Valeri Polyakov returns to Earth after setting a record of 438 days in space. March 22,1993: The Intel Corporation ships the first Pentium Chips (80586), featuring a 60 MHz clock speed, 100+ MIPS, and a 64 bit data […]

Twitter celebrates its 10th birthday today

Twitter celebrates its 10th birthday today

Social Network celebrates 10 years of tweets and hashtags today. With 320 million users including Katy Pery, who is most popular, the micro-blogging site Twitter wrote a 140- character thank you note to its users on its 10th anniversary. “On March 21, ten years ago, it began with a single Tweet. Since then, every moment […]

On this day: History of March 21

On this day: History of March 21

March 21,2006: Social Media Twitter is founded. March 21,1999: Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones become the first to circumnavigate the Earth in a hot air balloon. March 21,1986: Namibia becomes independent after 75 years of South African Rule. March 1971: Gavaskar scores the first of his 34 Test centuries, hitting 116 at Georgetown. Also Read […]

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