Tag Archives: 2019

World Habitat Day 2019: Date, Significance and Theme of the Day to Reflect the State of Human Settlements

World Habitat Day 2019 (Photo Credits: Un.org) Every year, first Monday of October is celebrated as World Habitat Day. The purpose of this day is to reflect on the state of human settlements and the basic right to sufficient shelter. WHD also intends to remind the people that they are responsible to shape the future… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for SEPTEMBER 20, 2019: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

Preterm birth as a risk factor for postpartum depression: A systematic review and meta-analysis. de Paula Eduardo JAF, de Rezende MG, Menezes PR, Del-Ben CM.  J Affect Disord. 2019 Aug 21;259:392-403. Most of the studies supported the association between preterm birth (PTB) and postpartum depression (PPD). However, 8 studies did not find such association and,… Read More »

Durga Puja 2019 Date And Information: Know All About Durgotsav And Celebrations Related to Five-Day Festival

Durga Puja (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Durga Puja is around the corner and preparations are in full swing. While the festival is celebrated widely across the country, northeastern states, especially West Bengal witness large scale festivities. Also known as Durgotsav, people pray to Maa Durga for health, wealth and prosperity. Durga Puja falls on the sixth… Read More »

Watermelon Road Race 2019: People Participate Fun-Filled Event in Japan (Watch Video)

Watermelon Road Race (Photo Credits: ANI YouTube) Chiba, Aug 29: Watermelon is the most beloved summer fruit in Japan. Tomisato is a town in Chiba Prefecture of Japan. The town is well known for growing high-quality watermelons. From the last 36 years, Tomisato has been holding this running festival to celebrate the red fruit’s harvest.… Read More »