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World Forest Day observed on 21st March.
The International Day of Forests or The World Forest Day is celebrated on March 21 to spread awareness about the environment and the importance of forests. International Day of Forests 2020 Theme is ‘biodiversity’.
International Nowruz Day observed on 21st March.
International Nowruz Day is being celebrated globally on 21 March every year. International Nowruz Day is being observed to celebrate “Nowruz” which is an ancestral festivity and marks the first day of spring which is celebrated on the occasion of the astronomical vernal equinox that generally occurs on 21 March.
World Poetry Day observed on 21st March.
World Poetry Day is observed globally on 21 March every year. World Poetry Day is being observed annually to support linguistic diversity through poetic expression and to offer endangered languages the opportunity to be heard within their communities. UNESCO recognized 21st of March as World Poetry Day during its 30th session which was held in Paris in 1999.
World Down Syndrome Day observed on 21st March.
World Down Syndrome Day is observed every year on 21 March to raise public awareness of Down syndrome. Down syndrome occurs in an individual when he/she has an extra partial (or whole) copy of chromosome. The theme of World Down Syndrome Day 2020 is “We Decide”.
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination observed on 21st March.
The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed globally on 21 March every year. International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2020 is focused on the midterm review of the International Decade for People of African.
RBI to infuse Rs 30,000 crore to boost liquidity.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will infuse liquidity of Rs 30,000 crore by purchasing of Government securities under Open Market Operations (OMOs) to maintain financial stability in the Indian economy. RBI has took this decision to boost liquidity in order to ensure that all markets segments function normally with adequate liquidity and turnover, as certain financial market segments are facing stress due to COVID-19 outbreak.
35 GW grid connected solar power capacity installed in country till Feb.
A total 35 gigawatt grid connected solar power capacity has been installed in the country till last month.
APEDA signs MoU with SFAC for development of agriculture sector.
Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority and Small Farmers Agribusiness Consortium has signed an MoU for the development of agriculture and allied sectors as well as its exports for bringing better value to the stakeholders. As per MoU, APEDA and SFAC will jointly work to link up the FPOs with the exporters. They will also work towards capacity development, awareness programs, outreach programs and workshops of various stakeholders. APEDA will facilitate certification of organic produce/areas by the Farmer Producer Companies (FPCs) assisted or identified by SFAC.
UN releases World Happiness Report 2020.
The United Nations has released World Happiness Report 2020. The World Happiness Report ranks 156 countries by how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be. The report is a landmark survey of the state of global happiness. This is the 8th edition of the World Happiness Report.
Ranking of countries as per World Happiness Report 2020:
8. New Zealand
Georgia declares nationwide emergency over Novel Coronavirus pandemic.
Georgia today declared a nationwide state of emergency over the Novel Corona virus pandemic.
Legendary country music singer Kenny Rogers dies at 81.
Legendary country music singer Kenny Rogers, best known for global hits such as “Lucille”, “Lady”, “The Gambler” and “Islands in the Stream”, has passed away at his residence in Sandy Springs, Georgia. He was 81.