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Children's Day 2020: Why does India observe event on 14 Nov, six days before rest of the world
India

Children's Day 2020: Why does India observe event on 14 Nov, six days before rest of the world

Children’s Day in India was officially celebrated on the birthday of Jawaharlal Nehru after the first prime minister's death in 1964. Until then, India also celebrated the day on 20 Nov, which is the UN-designated event

Parents slam NGO Prayas for exposing school children to toxic air as Delhi's AQI remains in 'severe' category
India

Parents slam NGO Prayas for exposing school children to toxic air as Delhi's AQI remains in 'severe' category

An outdoor activity organised in Delhi on Children’s Day by NGO Prayas on Thursday has attracted severe criticism on social media for exposing kids to severe air pollution

'I kept thinking I'd be killed': On Children's Day, a 16-year-old from Kashmir recalls solitary confinement in aftermath of Article 370 abrogation
India

'I kept thinking I'd be killed': On Children's Day, a 16-year-old from Kashmir recalls solitary confinement in aftermath of Article 370 abrogation

G was among the 144 minors detained by authorities after the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.

Children's Day 2019: Here is how to download and send themed WhatsApp stickers
News & Analysis

Children's Day 2019: Here is how to download and send themed WhatsApp stickers

Children's day themed WhatsApp sticker can be downloaded from the Play store. Here is how you can send them.

Children's Day 2019: Google reveals India's national doodle contest winner on Children's Day
News & Analysis

Children's Day 2019: Google reveals India's national doodle contest winner on Children's Day

The day is celebrated on Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday to commemorate his love and devotion to children, their education and development.

Children's Day 2019: In memory of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, India celebrates Bal Diwas on 14 November
India

Children's Day 2019: In memory of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, India celebrates Bal Diwas on 14 November

Children's Day 2019: Every year, on 14 November India pays tribute to the first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru by celebrating his birth anniversary on Children’s Day

Children’s Day 2019: India can break the vicious cycle of malnutrition
Health

Children’s Day 2019: India can break the vicious cycle of malnutrition

The face of malnutrition today is complex. More children are surviving birth and early childhood but most are not thriving.

RSS claims Jawaharlal Nehru ordered his birthday to be marked as Children's Day, compares him to Adolf Hitler
India

RSS claims Jawaharlal Nehru ordered his birthday to be marked as Children's Day, compares him to Adolf Hitler

In an editorial in its mouthpiece 'Organiser', the RSS claims that Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday being celebrated as Children's Day has "nothing to do with" his "eternal love and affections for India's young buds" but was a "PR exercise, organised to please his Soviet Union masters".

NSUI member accuses JNU of 'stopping Facebook Live' on Jawaharlal Nehru birth anniversary; varsity says event violated 2017 Delhi HC ruling
India

NSUI member accuses JNU of 'stopping Facebook Live' on Jawaharlal Nehru birth anniversary; varsity says event violated 2017 Delhi HC ruling

A member of the National Students' Union of India (NSUI) on Wednesday accused the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) administration of "stopping a Facebook Live" on the former prime minister's birth anniversary.

Despite repeated efforts to undermine Jawaharlal Nehru by Sangh Parivar, his legacy of nation-building endures
India

Despite repeated efforts to undermine Jawaharlal Nehru by Sangh Parivar, his legacy of nation-building endures

Let's remember the India Nehru envisioned, which makes India a civilised and sometimes respected member of the international order of not just nations, but of peoples as well

Google celebrates Children's Day 2018 with Mumbai student Pingla Rahul More's doodle on space exploration
India

Google celebrates Children's Day 2018 with Mumbai student Pingla Rahul More's doodle on space exploration

Google, on Wednesday, celebrated Children’s Day 2018 with a doodle on space exploration that has been created by a school student. Pingla Rahul More, the winner of the 2018 Google 4 Doodle competition in India, is a student from Mumbai.

Children's day: From Narendra Modi to Rahul Gandhi, tributes for Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary flood Twitter
India

Children's day: From Narendra Modi to Rahul Gandhi, tributes for Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary flood Twitter

The first prime minister of India, Pandit Nehru, was born on 14 November, 1889, in Prayagraj. He breathed his last on 27 May, 1964. He became the prime minister on August 15, 1947, following an active role in the freedom struggle of the country.

Doodle 4 Google contest can get kids from Class 1 to 10 a Rs 5 lakh scholarship
News & Analysis

Doodle 4 Google contest can get kids from Class 1 to 10 a Rs 5 lakh scholarship

Deadline is 6 October, the winning doodle will get featured on Google's homepage on Children's Day.

Sahitya Akademi announces 21 winners for Bal and Yuva Puraskar awards for 2018
Life

Sahitya Akademi announces 21 winners for Bal and Yuva Puraskar awards for 2018

India's national academy of letters, the Sahitya Akademi, announced the names of 21 recipients of its 2018 Bal Sahitya and Yuva Puraskars respectively

Thailand PM Prayuth Chan-ocha walks out of press conference, asks cardboard cutout to hold fort
World

Thailand PM Prayuth Chan-ocha walks out of press conference, asks cardboard cutout to hold fort

Thailand's prime minister evaded journalists' questions on Monday by bringing out a life-sized cardboard cutout of himself and telling the reporters to quiz it instead of him.

Technology helped the current generation grow smarter and confident: Sachin Tendulkar
News & Analysis

Technology helped the current generation grow smarter and confident: Sachin Tendulkar

And this is with the help of technology, you know within minutes you can find out what is happening in any part of the world said Tendulkar.

Naveen Patnaik's Children's Day speech: Odisha CM pulls a Modi on BJP through mass outreach, stumps critics
Politics

Naveen Patnaik's Children's Day speech: Odisha CM pulls a Modi on BJP through mass outreach, stumps critics

The state-level programme, held at the Capital High School grounds in Bhubaneswar with over 5,000 students from 24 schools in attendance, was beamed live to schools at district, block and village level from 11 am till noon.

India remembers Jawaharlal Nehru on birth anniversary; Children's Day celebrations run parallel
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India remembers Jawaharlal Nehru on birth anniversary; Children's Day celebrations run parallel

India remembered Jawaharlal Nehru on the occasion of his 128th birth anniversary on Tuesday while also celebrating Children's Day.

Children's Day: Makdee, Bicycle Thieves, Up — films to remind you of the good old days
Entertainment

Children's Day: Makdee, Bicycle Thieves, Up — films to remind you of the good old days

On this Children's Day, binge-watch these adorable films to bring back the child in you.