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The emergence of the Chola power from obscurity, its rise to an important position and its conflicts, first with the Rashtrakutas from beyond the Tungabhadra and later with their successor, the Chalukyas of Kalyani, form the dominant features of the history of South India in the period 850 AD- 1200 AD. Here, we are giving the brief outline of the places which are associated with the Chola Administration.
The “Top 10 World’s Best Cities to live in” are surveyed by the Mercer Quality of Life Study on the basis of Political and social environment; Economic environment; Socio-cultural environment; Medical and health facilities; Public services and transportation; Consumer goods; Recreation; Housing; and Natural environment. Vienna is on the top of the list and Indian cities like Hyderabad, Pune and Bangalore ranked 139, 144 and 145 respectively.
At present, Constitution of India comprises of 448 articles in 25 parts & 12 schedules, 5 appendices and 100 amendments. Originally our constitution had 395 articles in 22 parts and 8 schedules. It is observed that questions based on the Indian constitution are always asked in many competitive exams like UPSC/PSC/SSC/CDS etc. So to cater these exams we made a list of important articles in this topic.
The symbolic gestures (Mudras) through iconography of Buddha image to evoke particular ideas during Buddhist meditation or rituals. In Indian sculptural art, images are the symbolic representations of divinity whose origin and end is expressed through the religious and spiritual beliefs.
Articles from 153 to 167 in Part VI of the constitution deal with the state executive. The state executive consists of the Governor, the Chief Minister the Council of Ministers and the Advocate General of the State. The post of the Governor at the state level is like the President at the centre.
The Supreme Court of India was inaugurated on January 28, 1950. It succeeded the Federal Court of India and established under the Government of India Act, 1935. Articles from 124 to 147 in Part V of the constitution deal with the organization, independence, jurisdiction, powers procedures of the Supreme Court. At present Supreme Court has 31 judges including the Chief Justice of India.
The emergence of Rajputs was the outcomes of the death of Harshavardhana and the breakup of Pratihara Empire. They dominated the Indian political scene nearly 500 years from the 7th century. They belong to the patrilineal clans of the Indian subcontinent. They rule over Rajasthan, Saurashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Jammu, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar as warriors, entrepreneurs, and zamindar (land owners).
The term international as a word means involvement of, interaction between or encompassing more than one nation, or generally beyond national boundaries. Here, we are giving the Current GK on International Events & Issues 2016 with full coverage of events and issues related International Cooperation, International relations, Multinational Corporation, Multinational State, Supranational, Transnational, World community, Global Awards, treaty between countries, sports events, and international summits.
The Grammy Award is given outstanding achievement in the mainly English-language music industry by ‘The Recording Academy’ to recognize. It is also called as Gramophone Award. The prime motive of giving awards to recognise the positive impact of the lives of musicians, industry members and society at large. Find out the winners of 58th Grammy Awards with all categories of awards.
The Pulitzer Prize is given for the outstanding contribution in books, drama, music and Journalism. It was instituted 1917 on the provisions in the will of Hungarian- American Joseph Pulitzer who had made his fortune as a newspaper publisher under the administration of Columbia University in New York City. Here, we are giving the ‘2016 Winners List of Pulitzer Prize Winners: Books, Drama, Music and Journalism’ consist of name of prize winners who did the extraordinary work in US journalism, drama, literature and other areas.
The Abel Prize is a Norwegian prize given to the one or more outstanding mathematicians by the Government of Norway. It was instituted in 2002 to dedicate Norway's most famous mathematicians, Niels Henrik Abel. The 2016 Abel Prize in Mathematics has been awarded to Sir Andrew Wiles. Here, we are giving the 2016 Winners of Abel Prize in Mathematics from latest awardees to the first award winner.
The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature is a literary award given to the writer of any ethnicity or nationality whose theme of writing is revolving around culture, politics, history, or people about South Asia. Here, we are giving the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature winner list 2016 from latest awardees to the first award winner.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is popularly called as BAFTA is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public. Here, we are giving the winner list of British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award 2016 that consists of every category of awards and awardees.
The Golden Globe Awards are given for the excellence of film and television both domestic and foreign. This award is given by recognition of the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Here, we are giving a complete winner list of the Golden Globe Awards 2016 that consists of the best in movies and television winner in different categories.
The term "nation" is sometimes used as synonyms for the State or sovereign state that means a government which controls a specific territory, which may or may not be associated with any particular ethnic group. Here, we are giving the “Latest Diary of National Events: A Detailed Overview” which will help the students to ease their preparation journey of examinations like UPSC, State Services LIC AAO, SSC CGL, Railways RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
The Parliament of India is comprises of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and President of India. Article 79 of the Indian constitution says that India will have a parliament for making laws to run the democratic set up of the country.
The term "Sports" refers to the active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition. It is derived from the French word desport meaning "leisure" and is governed by a set of rules or customs. Here, we are giving the list of Sports Diary of Events in India and World which will help the students to ease their preparation journey of examinations like UPSC, State Services LIC AAO, SSC CGL, Railways RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
The South Asian Games (SAG) was formerly known as South Asian Federation Game (SAF) is the multi-sport event held among the athletes from South Asia every two year. Here, we are giving the list South Asian Games Medalist not only for amateur sports as well enthusiast but also for the aspirants of different complete examinations.
The Dadasaheb Phalke Awards is given annually at the National Films Awards which is India's highest award in cinema. The awardee is honoured for their "outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema". Here, we are given the list of Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1969-2016) for the aspirants of different competitive examination which can be used as revision capsule.
The Directorate of Film Festivals is an Indian governmental agency that initiates and presents the International Film Festival of India, the National Film Awards and the Indian Panorama. It was set up by the Government of India in 1973 as a vehicle of Cultural Exchange under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Here, we are giving the list of National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards) 2016 not only for amateur as well as cinephilia but also for the aspirants of different competitive examinations.
The Awards and Honours in India given to individuals or sometime to the organisation for a variety of services to the Republic of India. There are mainly four types of awards given in India i.e. Civilian awards, Military Awards, Leadership awards, Literature awards and Particular awards like sports, police, bravery etc. Here, we are given the list of Awards and Honours in India 2016 for the aspirants of different competitive examination which can be used as revision capsule.
The Sahitya Akademy gives 24 awards annually to literary works in the languages it has recognized and an equal number of awards to literary translations from and into the languages of India, both after a yearlong process of scrutiny, discussion and selection. Here, we are giving the List of Sahitya Akademy Award Winners which will helps the students to prepare themselves for the competitive examinations like UPSC, State Services, LIC, AAO, SSC, CGL, Railways, RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
Space activities in India were initiated with the setting up of Indian National Committee in 1962. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was established in August, 1969. Here, we are giving the list of India’s Space Programme with date & place of launch, and features of the space programme (launched vehicle as well as satellite) which will helps the students to prepare themselves for the examinations like UPSC, State Services, LIC, AAO, SSC, CGL, Railways, RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
The International Summits are the round table conference where the world's leaders come under a single umbrella to discuss on the social, political, economic and financial issues through cooperation and mutual community. Here, we are giving the list of the International Summit with Purpose and Outcomes which will help the students to ease their preparation journey of examinations like UPSC, State Services LIC AAO, SSC CGL, Railways RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
The Tennis Grand Slam refers to the major four most important annual tennis events starts from the Australian Open in mid January, the French Open in May and June, Wimbledon in June and July, and the US Open in August and September. Here, we are giving the list of Tennis Grand Slam Title Winners (Men’s Singles, Women’s singles, Mixed, Men’s and Women’s Doubles) not only for amateur sports as well enthusiast but also for the aspirants of different competitive examinations.
The Nobel Prize is given for the spectacular contributions for humanity in chemistry, economics, literature, peace, physics, or physiology or medicine. Here, we are giving the list of Nobel Prizes and Laureates which will helps the students to crack examinations like UPSC, State Services, LIC, AAO, SSC, CGL, Railways, RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
List of famous personalities, celebrities of the world (List of Obituary- National and International) who passed away recently and they enlighten the world from their contribution. This list will helps the students to crack examinations like UPSC, State Services LIC AAO, SSC CGL, Railways RRB, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO and other exams.
A complete list of ‘First in the World’ which is composed of all those human exploration and adventures, expeditions, discoveries and inventions which were made first time by any human being. It will help the aspirants to enhance their general knowledge for Competitive Exam (like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.), Bank Exam and Entrance Exam".
The industry based on railway equipment was established as ‘Peninsular Locomotive Company’ at Singhbhum district of Jharkhand in 1921. Later, it was named as ‘Tata Engineering and Locomotive Company (TELCO)’. Here, we are giving the list of the Railway Production Units in India which can be used as quick revision GK study material in the preparation of different competitive examinations.
The Indian Railways is divided into 16 zone and around 73 sub-divisional headquarter. North Zone is the largest Railway Zone of Indian Railways. There are three types of rail lines in India: Broad Gauge; Meter Gauge; and Narrow Gauge. Here, we are giving the list of the Major Railways Zones in India which can be used as quick revision GK study material in the preparation of different competitive examinations.