Vijay Diwas 2017

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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Source: Wikipedia


New religion

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.'”
Source: Mashable