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Government Schemes with their launch date, ministry etc (2014-2021)

Indian Government, at all levels, announces Welfare Schemes for a cross section of the society from time to time. In this section, we h ...

Oct 13, 2021 21:13 IST · 1 min read

International Organizations : Headquarters, Reports & Indexes

Internationational Organizations are constituted to form the international agenda, mediate political bargaining and to provide a place for political i ...

Oct 07, 2021 20:56 IST · 1 min read

Important Scientific Salt, Elements, Compounds and Processes

Corundum Corundum is a crystalline form of aluminium oxide (Al2O3) typically containing traces of iron, titaniu ...

Oct 01, 2021 11:00 IST · 22 min read

Volcanoes around the World (Facts, Information & Distribution)

A volcano is a rupture (a sudden bursting or breaking) in the crust of a planetar-mass object, such as Earth, that allows hot lava, volcanic ...

Sep 29, 2021 11:36 IST · 1 min read

The "Western" and "Eastern" Ghats of India

Western and Eastern Ghats of India and two mountain ranges forming the eastern and western edges, respectively, of the Deccan plateau of peninsular In ...

Sep 28, 2021 17:25 IST · 10 min read

National Family Health Survey 5 (NFHS-5)

National Family Health Survey 5 The first phase of the fifth round of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) was conducted ...

Sep 28, 2021 13:37 IST · 4 min read

Census 2011 - Basics, Summary and Important Findings

Census is a process of collecting, compiling, analyzing, evaluating, publishing and disseminating statistical data regarding the population. It ...

Sep 28, 2021 10:31 IST · 11 min read

Electromagnetic Waves (Ultraviolet, infrared rays, X-rays etc)

Electromagnetic waves include different types of waves: visible light, ultraviolet, infrared rays, X-rays and gamma-rays etc. Electroma ...

Sep 27, 2021 14:31 IST · 1 min read

Jainism (Vardhaman Mahavira, Digambara, Svetambara etc)

Jainism is one of the world's oldest continuously-practiced religions. It traces its spiritual ideas and history through a succession o ...

Sep 27, 2021 13:25 IST · 3 min read

Buddhism (Gautama Buddha, Schools of Buddhism)

Buddhism was founded by Gautam Buddha in 6th century BC, he was the son of Suddhodhan (king of Sakya republic) and Mayadevi. ...

Sep 26, 2021 16:33 IST · 13 min read

Mughal Emperors in India (1526-1857) : Babur to Bahadur Shah II

The Mughal Empire was founded by Babur (1526-1530), a Central Asian ruler who was descended from the Turco-Mongol conqueror Timur (the founder of the ...

Sep 26, 2021 14:28 IST · 1 min read

Popular Dance Forms in India (Folk & Classical)

Dance in India comprises numerous styles of dances, generally classified as classical or folk. As with other aspects of Indian culture, ...

Sep 25, 2021 20:44 IST · 1 min read

Music of India (Classical, Folk, Rock, and pop etc)

Indian music encompasses numerous genres in multiple varieties and forms which include classical music, folk (Bollywood), rock, and pop. ...

Sep 25, 2021 20:01 IST · 1 min read

Most important Species in News : Environment | Prelims 2021

Here is a list of most important species in news for UPSC, UPPSC and other State PSCs Prelims 2021 - The Great Indian Bustard, Egyptian vulture, Asiat ...

Sep 25, 2021 19:28 IST · 1 min read

Red Panda Conservation in India (Project Red Panda)

The red panda is a carnivoran found in the forests of India, Nepal, Bhutan and the northern mountains of Myanmar and southern China. ...

Sep 25, 2021 18:28 IST · 1 min read

Major Biomes of the world

A biome is a large community of vegetation and wildlife adapted to a specific climate they exist in. The seven major types of biomes are Tundra, Ta ...

Sep 25, 2021 17:30 IST · 10 min read

Important Leaders Associated with the Revolt of 1857

The Indian Rebellion of 1857 was a major uprising in India in 1857-58 against the rule of the British East India Company, which functioned as a sovere ...

Sep 24, 2021 18:02 IST · 1 min read

Major Revolt and Uprisings under British Rule

After the battle of Plassey in 1757, the political control of the East India Company increased and by the end of the eighteenth century, the British e ...

Sep 24, 2021 17:40 IST · 2 min read

Indian Dynasties and their Founders & Capitals

Dynasty is a family or line of rulers, a succession of sovereigns of a country belonging to a single family or tracing their descent to a common ances ...

Sep 24, 2021 16:32 IST · 1 min read

Important works of Mughal Emperor Akbar (1556-1605)

Akbar was the son of Humayun and Hamida Banu Begum, born at Amarkot in 1542 AD. He was crowned at Kalanaur in 1556 AD at the young age of 13 ...

Sep 24, 2021 13:04 IST · 1 min read
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