World Theatre Day- 27 March
On the 27th March has celebrated The World Theatre Day annually by ITI Centres and the international theatre community. Various national and international theatre events are organized to mark this occasion.
The Day was initiated in 1961 by the International Theatre Institute ITI. Message was written by Jean Cocteau in 1962 on first World Theatre Day.
NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission signs Statement of Intent with SAP
Under the SoI, SAP in 2018 will adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Laboratories (ATL) for five years to cultivate the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) learning among secondary school children across India.
SC rules interference by Khap Panchayat in marriages as ‘absolutely illegal’
The top court has termed the interference by khap panchayats in marriages of two consenting adults as absolutely illegal. The court also laid down certain punitive and remedial measures to be followed until a suitable legislation is put in place by the Parliament.