15TH OCTOBER 2020
Updated: Oct 28, 2020
World Students Day was celebrated on 15th October to mark the birth anniversary of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
International of Rural Women was observed on 15th October with the theme ‘Building rural women’s resilience in the wake of COVID-19’.
International E-waste Day was observed on 15th October.
Scientists at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Institute for Astronomy (IfA) produced the world’s largest 3D astronomical imaging catalog of stars, galaxies, and quasars using Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Former New Zealand cricketer to lead New Zealand into its first Test victory, John Reid, passed away.
Chandigarh University becomes the top stand-alone university in India for filing the highest number of patents in a year (336).
New Zealand topped the Passport Index launched by Arton Capital.
Ministry of Women & Child Development has launched the ‘SAKHI’ initiative in Jammu and Kashmir in Ramban district under which one-stop centres will be established for women affected by violence.
Ministry of AYUSH has launched Jan Andolan Campaign in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
India has been re-elected as the President and France as the Co-President of the International Solar Alliance for two years.
Haryana government has launched a mobile water testing vehicle.
India has contributed $1 million to the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in Near East.