March
08
Monday
International Women's Day
International Women's Day
Many Russians pay tribute to women’s role in Russian society by celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8.
March
11
Monday
Ramadan begins
Ramadan begins
Ramadan is a period of prayer, reflection and fasting for many Muslims worldwide. It is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar.
January
01
Sunday
New Year's Day
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.