15th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Today (15th May) is International Day of Families. The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 and reflects the importance the international community attaches to families. This day provides an opportunity to promote awareness of issues relating to families and to increase knowledge of the social, economic and demographic processes affecting families. Read more about 15th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

14th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Today (2nd Sunday of May) is Mother’s Day. Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. Theme of Mother’s Day 2017 :  “Every Mother knows” UJALA (UK Joins Affordable LEDs for All), the world’s largest efficient lighting programme, was Read more about 14th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

13th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Today (second Saturday of May) is World Fair Trade Day. This day was created by the the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) in 2004. This is the annual day of celebration recognising those in the fair trade supply chain, run by The World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO). Theme of World Fair Trade Day 2017 : Read more about 13th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

12th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

International Current Affairs Today (12th May) is International Nurses Day. Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing, was born on this day in the year 1820 and hence this day is celebrated as International Nurses Day all over the world to mark the contributions nurses make to society. Theme of International Nurses Day 2017 : ‘Nursing: Read more about 12th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

11th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for Colombo, Sri Lanka to attend International Vesak Day (Buddha Jayanti) celebrations from 12th to 14th May 2017. The Vatican is celebrating the big-bang theory. The Vatican Observatory has invited leading scientists and cosmologists to talk black holes, gravitational waves and space-time singularities as it honors the late Jesuit Read more about 11th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

10th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

Today (10th May) is World Migratory Bird Day. Theme of World Migratory Bird Day 2017 : “Their Future is our Future“ The International Court of Justice, United Nations’ principal judicial organ, has stayed the hanging of ex-Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was given death sentence by Pakistan for spying. Note : Jadhav was arrested Read more about 10th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

9th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

International Current Affairs World Thalassemia Day was observed on 8th May 2017. This day is observed every year on 8th of May to increase the awareness about this disease among common public all through the world. Note : Celebrating World Thalassemia Day on 8th of May was established by the World Health Organization in order Read more about 9th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

8th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

International Current Affairs Today is World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day. This day is an annual celebration of International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement’s principles. This year marks the 67th year of the celebration, which was first officially celebrated in 1948. Theme World Red Cross Day 2017 : “Less Known Red Cross Stories”. Read more about 8th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

7th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

International Current Affairs Russia has blocked access to Chinese social media app WeChat for failing to give its contact details to country’s communications watchdog. Note : Last year, Russia blocked US social networking site LinkedIn for violating a law that requires data of Russian citizens to be stored on Russian servers. National Current Affairs Aiming Read more about 7th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]

6th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs

International Current Affairs Today (6th May 2017) is International No Diet Day. This day  is an annual celebration of body acceptance, including fat acceptance and body shape diversity. Note : The  symbol of International No Diet Day is a light blue ribbon. A law banning excessively thin models has come into effect in France, and Read more about 6th May 2017 Important Daily Current Affairs[…]