Today marks the 100th birth anniversary of Dr Asima Chatterjee (September 23, 1917 – November 22, 2006), a renowned Indian organic chemist who was a groundbreaking pioneer in the fields of organic chemistry and phytomedicine. Her most notable work includes research on vinca alkaloids, used today in chemotherapy in slowing down cancer cells from multiplying. Her research also contributed to the development of drugs that treated epilepsy and malaria. Google today celebrates the Birth Centenary of Dr Asima Chatterjee with a doodle. The doodle marks the immense contribution she made in the fields of organic chemistry and phytomedicine.
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Ten inspirational quotes of Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on education.
Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (September 5, 1888 – April 17, 1975) was an Advaita Vedantist philosopher and Indian statesman who was the first Vice President of India from 1952 to 1962 and the second President of India from 1962 to 1967. GoldenTwine Informatics pays homage to Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his Birth Anniversary. We have compiled ten inspirational quotes on education designed by GoldenTwine Creative – Graphic Quote Art Design.
Homage to my revered father on his 63rd death anniversary.
On the 63rd death anniversary of my revered father, Dr Narendra Nath Pal (October 9, 1902 – August 30, 2017), I bring to you an article, About Our Society, written by him. This article was published in the Amrita Bazar Patrika (English format in Calcutta) on January 4, 1937. The article was written 80 years back in British India. It is for the esteem readers to decide whether they agree with his views that perhaps prevailed in that era, and whether those views still have any relevance in our society or not. Your feedback in the comments are warmly welcome.
Ten inspirational quotes of Mother Saint Teresa of Calcutta.
Mother Teresa, known in the Catholic Church as Saint Teresa of Calcutta, was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She was born in Skopje (now the capital of the Republic of Macedonia), then part of the Kosovo Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire. After living in Macedonia for eighteen years she moved to Ireland and then to India, where she lived for most of her life.
At the time of his hanging, he was 18 years, 8 months and 8 days old.
Khudiram Bose was an Indian Bengali freedom fighter, who was the youngest revolutionary early in the Indian independence movement. At the time of his hanging, he was 18 years, 8 months and 8 days old. He was born on December 3, 1889 in the village of Mohoboni at Keshpur Block in Paschim Midnapore district of West Bengal. Khudiram Bose and Prafulla Chaki were chosen by Barindra Kumar Ghosh and tasked with the murder of Kingsford, the District Magistrate of Muzaffarpur, Bihar. Prafulla shot himself dead, and Khudiram was arrested. He was hanged to death at 6 am on August 11, 1908.
Four day sale at Body Spartan from August 4 to 7, 2017 to celebrate the event.
National Friendship Day Day is observed annually on the first Sunday in August. Celebrate Friendship Day 2017 on August 6, Sunday. Body Spartan is dedicated to providing the latest cutting edge fitness, nutrition, and supplement information so you can meet and exceed your fitness goals. In the spirit of National Friendship Day on Sunday, August 6, 2017, Body Spartan is offering four day sale from August 4 to 7, 2017. Get an additional 20% off supplements with code FRIENDS20.
India celebrates Operation Vijay of the Indian Armed Forces in 1999 Kargil war.
Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on July 26 every year in honour of the Kargil War’s Heroes. On this day, July 26, 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistani intruders. The Kargil war was fought for more than 60 days, and ended on July 26. 527 soldiers from Indian Armed Forces sacrificed their lives during the war. GoldenTwine Informatics pays Tribute to Kargil War Heroes on Kargil Vijay Diwas.
India's historical loss to England in Women’s World Cup 2017.
The 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup (One Day International) is an international women’s cricket tournament taking place in England and Whales from June 24 to July 23, 2017. It is the eleventh edition of the Women’s Cricket World Cup, and the third to be held in England. Eight teams Australia, England, South Africa, India, West Indies, New Zealand, Sri Lanka and Pakistan qualified to participate in the tournament. England beat India by 9 runs. India missed a historic win against England in the final of ICC Women’s World Cup at Lord’s on July 23, 2017.
Ten Inspirational Quotes of Nelson Mandela.
Nelson Mandela International Day, also known as Mandela Day, is annually observed on July 18, Mandela’s birthday. It commemorates the lifetime of service Nelson Mandela gave to South Africa and the world. The day was officially declared by the United Nations in November 2009, with the first UN Mandela Day held on July 18, 2010. However, the first Mandela Day was launched in New York on July 18, 2009, Mandela’s 91st birthday.
One day sale at Body Spartan on July 15 to celebrate the event.
National Give Something Away Day is observed annually on July 15th. This day gives us an opportunity to go out and help out another person or family, buy someone a meal, a lunch, cup of tea, coffee or cold drink, go see someone at the hospital, show someone that you care, gift small things to strangers, make a donation. This is a great opportunity to not only help out another person, but to address your health as well. In the spirit of National Give Something Away Day, Body Spartan is offering one day sale on July 15, 2017. Get 30% off everything site wide with code GIVEAWAY30 excluding meal prep bags and shakers.