It is the 10th anniversary of World Sparrow Day on March 20 this year. The observance was initiated by the Nature Forever Society of India under the leadership of Mohammed Dilawar in collaboration with the Eco-Sys Action Foundation (France) and numerous other national and international organisations across the world.
The annual festival of Hola Mohalla is being celebrated at the Gurdwara in San Jose located at Evergreen Valley of San Jose, California with devotion and great festivities as a part of 550th Prakash Parva Year of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Jee Sahib this year. It was informed by Pammy Kapoor, Facebook friend with a few pictures.
World Consumer Rights Day is being observed with the theme "Trusted Smart Products" today (March 15) across the globe 'to highlight what consumers want and need from a connected world and how important it is to put them at the heart of the development of these digital products and services'.
UN's University of Peace honours Indian Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu for his contribution 'to the Rule of Law, democracy and sustainable development in India' by conferring the degree of 'Doctor of Philosophy' (Doctor Honoris Causa) from the Dean of the University in the Costa Rican capital of San Jose. He is the first Indian to be honoured by this university, said an official release.
The changes in the modern economy in the post twentieth century scientific advancements have changed the relations around the mode of production. This has caused an uneven economic development in the society and economy causing broader accumulation of wealth that results in enhanced gap between poor and rich, which even cannot be balanced or undone through re-distribution of the wealth by the existing economic systems in the countries.