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Major News and Events of 21 June 2017

What Happened on 21 June 2017


International Yoga Day being celebrated world-wide today

"Yoga for Health" is the theme by the UN for this year's International Yoga day. According to reports, International Yoga Day is being celebrated world-wide. From New Delhi to New York and Paris to Panama, Yoga Day celebrations are taking place as about 5,000 events are being held across 180 countries to mark the day. The main event of Yoga Day Celebrations was held in Lucknow. Prime Minister Modi participated with many dignitaries at Ramabai Ambedkar Ground.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
How many states are there in India? There are 29 states and 7 union territories in India. The states have their own government while the union territories are governed by the central government. The states are namely, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar,… Read More...
Which cities in India have the metro railway system? The Metro railway system and service are operational in 10 cities in India. These are Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Mumbai, Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Lucknow. The Kolkata Metro rail is the… Read More...
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