Goa Liberation Day (गोवा मुक्ति दिवस) is observed on December 19 every year in India. The Goa Liberation Day is celebrated in commemoration of the Indian armed forces freeing Goa from Portuguese rule. Goa, an Indian state, was liberated on December 19, 1961, from around 450 years of Portuguese rule. Source: Wiki https://www.thrillophilia.com/things-to-do-in-goa https://www.timeout.com/goa/things-to-do/best-things-to-do-in-goa https://traveltriangle.com/blog/famous-beaches-in-goa/amp/Continue reading “GOA LIBERATION DAY”


National Education Day is an annual observance in India to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Nooh, the first education minister of independent India, who served from 15 August 1947 until 2 February 1958. National Education Day of India is celebrated on 11 November every year. http://quotes.iloveindia.com/maulana-abul-kalam-azad-14.html The Ministry of Human Resource Development announced onContinue reading “NATIONAL EDUCATION DAY”


We can watch here our PM’s address to nation today on the occasion of 74th independence day of India. English rendering of the speech today can be read here: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleasePage.aspx?PRID=1646045 Full text of the speech (last year) as follows: My dear countrymen,  On this solemn day of Independence, many greetings to all countrymen. Today isContinue reading “HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!”


Text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s speech on India’s Independence Day from the Red Fort: My dear countrymen, brothers, sisters and dear children, I greet you all on this anniversary of our Independence. The leaders of our freedom movement, under the stewardship of Mahatma Gandhi, had dreamt of an independent and prosperous India. On thisContinue reading “PRIME MINISTER’S SPEECH”