Vijay Diwas (विजय दिवस) is commemorated every 16 December in India, as it marks its military victory over Pakistan in 1971 during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, in alliance with Bangladesh Mukti Bahini. The end of the war also resulted in the unilateral and unconditional surrender of the Pakistan Army and subsequent secession of East Pakistan into Bangladesh. On this day in 1971, the chief of the Pakistani forces, General Amir Abdullah Khan Niazi, along with 93,000 troops, surrendered to the allied forces consists of Indian Army and Mukti Bahini, led by General Jagjit Singh Aurora, of India in the Ramna Race Course, now Suhrawardy Udyan, in Dhaka after their defeat in the war.
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The clearest way to see a man’s integrity is to see the way he treats the people he does not need.
India’s Manushi Chillar (Middle) was on Saturday crowned Miss World, bringing back the honour to the country after 17 years.
The last Indian to win the title was Priyanka Chopra in 2000.
Manushi, the 20, year-old medical student, was earlier chosen Miss India World. She hails from Haryana but was born in Delhi.
To get a tattoo, the skin is pierced between 50 and 3,000 times a minute by a tattoo machine.
#tattoo #facts #skin #pierced #machines #truths
There’s a new church for tech-minded folks, and it sounds like something out of a science fiction novel.
“Way of the Future” (or WOTF, as they abbreviate it) is
1. Not a joke, and
2. According to them (and this is real) “about creating a peaceful and respectful transition of who is in charge of the planet from people to people + ‘machines.'”
If you…allow people to project their fears onto you, you won’t live.” You’ve got to use it all as fuel for pursuing your passions.
~Taraji P. Henson
#peoples #fear #courage