Yash Gupta started taking his first pictures on a cellphone. His skills and enthusiasm for photography got his work featured in national newspapers. He works as a travel photographer and is pursuing a diploma in Advertising and Public Relations.
On this day in 1948, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated. His death was mourned by all. Former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru said, "Friends and comrades, the light has gone out of our lives, and there is darkness everywhere, and I do not quite know what to tell you or how to say it. Our beloved leader,… Continue reading Martyr’s Day
Born Orpah Gail Winfrey in rural Mississippi (USA), not many could have predicted that she would grow up become the "Queen of All Media", the first multimillionaire black person in North America, the richest African-American and the greatest black philanthrope in American history. Her name mispronounced as Oprah instead of Orpah stuck and that is how she… Continue reading Oprah Winfrey: ‘A New Day is on the Horizon’
On this day in 1945, Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi concentration and extermination camp, was liberated by the Red Army. More than 6 million people were persecuted and massacred. Of the six million, there were 200,000 Romani people, 250,000 physically and mentally disabled and 9000 homosexual men. The International Holocaust Remembrance Day commemorates the memory of… Continue reading International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2018
As we celebrate our 69th Republic Day, learn a little about the visionary behind the Constitution of India. Did you know that Dr B R Ambedkar was the First Water Warrior of India? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZU8eZ5vrYU Dr Ambedkar was also a champion of women's rights in India. He ensured that the equal status of women was legally bound… Continue reading The Man Behind the Indian Constitution