#2021

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The name got its impetus from the packs of wolves that howled hungrily outside the villages amid the cold and deep snows of winter. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The first full moon of the year 2021 will shine on Thursday
  • According to the Old Farmer's Almanac, the first full moon of January is called wolf moon
  • The Moon will appear full for about three days from Thursday morning to Sunday morning, says NASA

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Chief of Army Staff, Manoj Mukund Naravane, was present to inspect the parade in 2020 during the Army Day celebrations .(Photo: PTI)

  • The Army Day commemorates General KM Cariappa becoming the first Indian to take charge of the Army in 1949
  • The Army Day in 2021 will be taking place on January 15
  • COVID-19 protocols will expectedly be in place for the event

.New York, NY, USA
Jaclyn Bernstein, an owner of an event planning company, of New York was invited to the event as part of a much smaller crowd due to the ongoing pandemic. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • Lack of audience at Times Square left netizens abuzz
  • Only a limited number of people were allowed at Times Square
  • The invitees included health care workers and medical professionals

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
In an Instagram post, Shah Rukh wished his fans a very happy new year. (Photo credit: Instagram/Shahrukhkhan)

  • See you all on the big screen in 2021, Shah Rukh Khan said in the video
  • The Bollywood actor was last seen in 2018
  • Resportedly, he is in talks with Rajkumar Hirani for his next project

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Staying home doesn’t mean to lessen our celebration spirits and compromise on our happiness. (Photo Credit: picjumbo)

  • If you want to have a small picnic in the morning, nothing can be better than your own balcony
  • Thinking about a night picnic with some lavish dinner. Simply head to your backyard
  • Are you aware that a perfect brunch picnic can be set up in your living room 

.London, UK
Most people will make many new year's resolutions this Friday, while welcoming 2021. (Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • A new year's resolution is a pact, decision, or goal that someone establishes to complete in the coming year
  • The Roman senate in 153 BC declared the new year will be celebrated on January 1
  • The tradition of New Year resolutions started in 49 BC

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Entrepreneurs, businessmen, businesswomen, corporates all struggled during the pandemic in 2020. (Photo Credit: Representational/unsplash)

  • With work from home becoming the new normal, there were major policy reforms within organizations
  • One cannot deny & debate the major boom in online platforms as a result of pandemic
  • 2020 was a dramatic year for healthcare start-ups

The time spent indoors in 2020 due to the pandemic can give rise to fashion trends which might be termed as 'out there'. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The trends in 2021 are going to have stamp of influence from the pandemic-induced time spent indoors
  • Wide shoulders are set to return in women's fashion through coats and blazers
  • Mixed prints are expected to dominate men's fashion trends

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The best way to welcome the New Year is with a lot of delicious food. (Picture Credit: Unsplash)

  • Whether you celebrate the New Year's with friends or family, or alone, try these recipes
  • You can make the delicious mug cake, this year
  • Due to the pandemic, this year's New Year will be very different from previous years

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Welcome 2021 with open arms and leave behind all the tough moments of 2020 behind. (Photo Credit: unsplash)

  • Do not compromise with good food and start with making delicious dishes on New Year’s Eve
  • Do a video call or a conference call with your loves ones and cherish your memories
  • Decorate every corner of your house to welcome the New Year whole heartedly.