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GK Questions and Answers on the difference between El Nino and La Nina Phenomena

El Nino and La Nina are the integral part of the global climate system and both are responsible for the oscillating weather patterns. Here, we are giving 10 GK Questions and Answers on the difference between El Nino and La Nina Phenomena for the aspirants of different competitive exams as well as general readers who want to enhance their general knowledge.

History

The Sur Empire

The first half of the 16th century witnessed the Afghan- Mughal contest for power in the Sub-continent. After defeating Humayun, Sher Shah Suri emerged as a powerful Pashtun Afghan ruler and established the Sur Empire. The Empire’s strength lay in the great administrative capacity and reforms of the ruler, aimed at the benefit of people. The Empire boasts of extremely well thought of governmental systems and policies as well as great architectural marvels.

Geography

List of Marine Protected Areas in India

The Marine Protected Area is the place in the ocean where exploitative human activities and interventions are strictly regulated just like in National Parks, sanctuaries and biosphere reserve. Find out the list of marine protected areas in India for general awareness.

Science

Do you know which Human Body Organs can be donated

The organ system functions according to the particular organ like digestive system; it processes the food, etc. Organism’s survival depends upon the integrated activity of the organs and organ system with that of endocrine and nervous system. This article deals about the list of human body organs and tissue that can be donated and the criteria of their donation.

The Polity

What is the stapled visa and why is it issued

If the stapled visa is issued to someone, the immigration Officer does not stamp on the passport of the passenger/applicant. Rather an additional paper is attached to the passport of the passenger.The attached additional paper have the full detail of the trip like purpose and duration of the trip in the destination country. So instead of passport this paper is stamped by the officials called Stapled Visa.

Economy

What is the Sensex and how is it calculated

The Sensex measures the stock prices of 30 listed companies of the Bombay Stock Exchange. If the Sensex rises up, then it shows that the stock price of most companies of "Bombay Stock Exchange" (BSE) has increased and if the Sensex decreases; it shows that the stock price of most companies of BSE has dropped down. The main reason for the ups and downs in the Sensex is the fluctuations in the prices of these 30 companies.

Enviornment & Ecology

United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea UNCLOS

The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea is considered the “constitution of the oceans”. It is also known as the Law of the Sea Convention or the Law of the Sea treaty. Here, we are giving the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) and its provision for the aspirants who are preparing for different competitive exams.

GK Facts

What is the Sensex and how is it calculated

The Sensex measures the stock prices of 30 listed companies of the Bombay Stock Exchange. If the Sensex rises up, then it shows that the stock price of most companies of "Bombay Stock Exchange" (BSE) has increased and if the Sensex decreases; it shows that the stock price of most companies of BSE has dropped down. The main reason for the ups and downs in the Sensex is the fluctuations in the prices of these 30 companies.

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