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Our Changing Earth

When the lithosphere is broken into a number of plates is called the Lithospheric plates.  The plates are moving because they are floating on the molten magma inside the earth.  The movement of lithospheric plates causes changes on the surface of the earth. There are two types of the earth movements which are divided on the basis of the forces- endogenous forces and exogenous forces. These movements like volcano and earth quakes cause mass destruction over the surface of the earth.

Recommended for : Our Changing Earth , Lithospheric plates , Origin of an Earthquake , Formation of landscape , Work of a River , Work of Sea Waves , Work of Ice , Work of wind

Publish Date : Sep 20, 2017

Tribes and Races in the World

The tribe is a social division in a traditional society consisting of families or communities linked by social, economic, religious, or blood ties, with a common culture and dialect, typically having a recognized leader whereas race of humans is a grouping based on shared physical traits, ancestry, or genetics. About 90% of the world's population lives in the  northern hemisphere of which about 60% lives in Asia  alone; and 30% lives in the temperate latitudes (mainly  Europe) and barely 1 % lives beyond 600 north. Here we are giving the list of tribes and races in the World for general awareness.

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Publish Date : Sep 11, 2017

Top 10 Countries By Milk Production

Milk is the primary source of nutrition’s including protein and lactose. Dairy farming is considered to be a whole environment of reciprocal relations and dependency, re-production and protection of social values. Hence, dairy farms typically consist of high producing dairy cows. Other species used in commercial dairy farming include goats, sheep, and camels.General Knowledge Lists: The list of Top 10 Countries By Milk Production as per latest report of  US Department of Agriculture, .

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Publish Date : Sep 4, 2017

Historical Events in Indian History

History was not meant to be an exhaustive compendium of the names of the kings and dynasties and their achievements etc. It is treated as a powerful vehicle of awakening of cultural and social consciousness.

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Publish Date : Sep 1, 2017

List of Defence Public Sector Undertakings in India

The Public Sectors Undertakings (PSUs) can be classified as Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs), Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) and Public Sector Banks (PSBs).  They are also classified on the basis of working areas into ‘strategic’ and ‘non-strategic’: Arms & Ammunition and the allied items of defence equipment’s, defence air-crafts and warships; Atomic Energy; Railways transport. Here, we are giving the list of Defence Public Sector Undertakings in India for general awareness.

Recommended for : Indian Maritime University , Major ports of India , Shipping Industry in India , Public Sector Undertakings in India , Defence Public Sector Undertakings in India , Public Sector Undertakings that work for Defence Sector

Publish Date : Aug 31, 2017

Muslim Countries where Triple Talaq is banned

Currently, Indian society moving towards reformation whether it is social or religious matter. Triple Talaq is one of the current burning topics which are on the way of reformation. Here, we are giving the name of major Islamic countries where Triple Talaq is banned as per Current GK perspective.

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Publish Date : Aug 22, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on Green Electricity and Ecological Debt

The solar-energy, wind energy, hydro-power, tidal waves energy, geothermal energy, biomass-gas and landfill gas are known as ‘Green Electricity’. Whereas the concept of Ecological debt encompasses the social and environmental impacts suffer mainly by the developing countries as well as the intensive exploitation of natural resources to support production and consumption patterns of the rich developed countries. Here, we are giving 10 GK Questions and Answers on Green Electricity and Ecological Debt for concretising the reading of GK.

Recommended for : GK Quiz on Geography , GK Quiz on Indian Geography , GK Quiz on Environment & Ecology , Green Electricity and Ecological Debt , Solar Energy , Hydro-power , nuclear energy , wind energy , waves energy , tidal waves , geothermal energy , biomass energy , landfills , black carbon , carbon debt , carbon footprint , carbon trading , carbon credit

Publish Date : Aug 22, 2017

What is the meaning of 24 spokes of Ashok Chakra?

The Ashoka Chakra is the depiction of the “Dharmachakra”; represented with 24 spokes. Ashoka Chakra appears on a number of edicts of Ashoka, most prominent among which is the Lion Capital of Ashoka. The Ashok Chakra is visible in the Indian National flag, where it is rendered in a navy blue colour on a white background. The 24 spokes of the Ashok Chakra inspires every Indian to work tirelessly for 24 hours.

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Publish Date : Aug 10, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on the Religious Sects of Ancient India

India is a land of diversity in religion, belief and practices. It is the birthplace of four major religions; namely Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism. Here, we are giving 10 GK Questions and Answers on the Religious Sects of Ancient India that will help the readers to understand ‘how these religious sects build the strong culture of present India’.

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Publish Date : Jul 25, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on the Social Order and Structure of Ancient India

The Social Order is defined as a particular set or system of linked social structures, institution, relations, customs, values and practices. Every age has its reflection of existing society and ancient Indian society is no exception. Here, we are giving 10 GK Questions and Answers on the Social Order and Structure of Ancient India that will help in understanding the society and culture of ancient people.

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Publish Date : Jul 24, 2017

Directive Principles Of State Policy

The Constitution lays down certain Directive Principles of State Policy which though not justiceable, are ‘fundamental in governance of the country’ and it is the duty of the State to apply these principles in making laws. These lay down that the State shall strive to promote welfare of people by securing and protecting as effectively as it may a social order in which justice - social, economic and political, shall inform all institutions of national life.

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Publish Date : Jul 18, 2017

जाने एक ऐसे सेल फोन के बारे में जो बिना बैटरी के चलेगा

भारत जैसे देश में मोबाइल फोन उपभोक्ताओं की संख्या बढ़ती जा रही हैं. जब भी हम स्मार्टफोन खरीदने जाते है तो बैटरी को जरुर देखते है क्योंकि एंड्राइड फोन की बैटरी जल्दी ख़त्म हो जाती है. अगर ऐसे में कोई ऐसा सेल फोन का आविष्कार हो जो बिना बैटरी के चले तो काफी फायदे मंद होगा. यह लेख एक ऐसे ही फोन के बारे में जानकारी देगा जो बिना बैटरी के चलेगा, कैसे बिना बैटरी के काम करेगा आदि.

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Publish Date : Jul 14, 2017

Population Policies of India

Population Policies formulated to address the unmet needs for contraception, health care infrastructure, and health personnel, and to provide integrated service delivery for basic reproductive and child health care. The main objective is to achieve a stable population at a level consistent with the requirements of sustainable economic growth, social development, and environmental protection. Several policies have been formulated in different Five-Year Plans by the Government of India for population control.

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Publish Date : Jul 11, 2017

Kingdoms of Kashmir after Utpalas

Kashmir has a distinct history of the other states of India. Art work, unique temples and monuments were the main attractions. The Kashmir region also grew economically despite of harsh weather conditions. The famous tales of Panchtantra were written in the 14th century. The Sanskrit language reached to a greater height. The people became highly qualified. This is the golden era in the Kashmir valley.

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Publish Date : Jul 5, 2017

What is IMEI Number and how does it work?

The International Mobile Equipment Identity or IMEI is a device identification number mentioned below the battery of every mobile phone device for the identification of the particular mobile device. This number is different in every mobile device. IMEI number tells that where the mobile device is made and what is the model number of the device.

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Publish Date : Jun 29, 2017

Alberuni’s Description of India

Alberuni was a renowned philosopher, a mathematician and a historian. He came in contact with Mahmud when he had invaded Khiva and he was presented before him as prisoner. In his book Tahqiq-i-Hind in which he portrays the social, political, religious and economic condition of the then India. Here, we are giving the Alberuni’s description of India to understand the socio-political-economical situation of that era.

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Publish Date : Jun 14, 2017

List of Most Productive Countries in the World

The productivity, according to the economics is defined as the ratio of the quantity and quality of units produced to the labour per unit of time. When it comes to Country’s economic health then GDP is the only prime indicator. Here, we are giving the list of Most Productive Countries in the World by comparing GDP per hour worked, Average work week (hrs) and Employed Population.

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Publish Date : Jun 2, 2017

Socio-Religious Reform Movements and Reformers in India: A Complete Overview

The dawn of the 19th century witnessed the birth of new vision- a modern vision among some enlightened sections of the Indian society. This enlightened vision was to shape the course of events for decades to come and even beyond. Here, we are giving a complete overview on the Socio-Religious Reform Movements and Reformers in India that will enhance the knowledge of readers to understand, how Indian Society transformed after reform movements.

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Publish Date : May 17, 2017

GK Questions and Answers on the Personalities of Socio-religious Reform Movements

The 19th century Socio-religious movements created a sense of pride among fellow Indians about their philosophy, science, religion and literature. Here, we are giving 10 GK Question Answers on the Personalities associated with the social-religious reform Movements who tried to reform the Indian Society from rigid religious practices, inhumane practices, superstitions, bigotry, caste system, untouchability, purdah system, sati, child marriage, social inequalities and illiteracy.

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Publish Date : May 17, 2017

Society and Economy under Vijaynagara Empire

The rise of Vijayanagar Empire was accompanied by the decline of Delhi Sultanate. The empire was ruled by four dynasties. I.e. Sangama dynasty, Saluva dynasty, Tuluva dynasty, and Aravidu dynasty. The rulers of Vijayanagar Empire devoted themselves to the growth of agriculture, and built cities and capitals with magnificent buildings. The different aspects of Society and Economy under Vijaynagara Empire are contained in narratives of foreign travellers, inscriptions, and literature.

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Publish Date : May 8, 2017

Asian Development Bank: Functions and Assistance to India

Asian Development Bank (ADB) was established in Dec. 1966. The aim of this bank was to accelerate economic and social development in Asia and pacific region. The bank started its functioning on January 1, 1967. Its head quarter is located at Manila, Philippines. Its chairmanship is always given to Japanese and 3 deputy chairmen belong to USA, Europe and Asia.

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Publish Date : Apr 4, 2017

10 Unknown traditions of the Modern India

India is a land of world's oldest and urban civilization i.e. Indus Valley Civilization. Hence, from ancient to modern India, Indian Society transform and synthesises various cults, customs, rituals and sects. Many of these cults and customs have had religious and social basis. These cults and customs are spread in different regions and religions. Here, we are giving 10 unknown traditions of Modern India.

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Publish Date : Mar 28, 2017

गैल्वेनिक सेल क्या है और यह कैसे काम करता है?

गैल्वेनिक सेल एक ऐसा उपकरण है जो रासायनिक ऊर्जा को विद्युत ऊर्जा में बदल देता है और इसे बैटरी भी कहा जाता है। इस लेख में गैल्वेनिक कोशिकाओं (सेल) के महत्वपूर्ण घटक और यह कैसे काम करता हैं के बारें में अध्ययन करेंगे |

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Publish Date : Mar 15, 2017

भारतीय शेयर बाज़ार में उतार चढ़ाव क्यूँ और कैसे होता है ?

सेंसेक्स नाम का शब्द अंग्रेजी के 'Sensitive Index' से लिया गया है Sens + Ex,  इसे हिंदी में संवेदी सूचकांक भी कहा जाता है| जैसा कि इसके नाम से स्पष्ट होता है कि एक ऐसा सूचकांक जो कि बहुत ही ज्यादा संवेदनशील (Sensitive) हो, उसे ही सेंसेक्स के नाम से पुकारा जाता है| शेयर बाज़ार में उतार चढ़ाव के लिए अच्छा मानसून, सकारात्मक बजट, सहयोगी मौद्रिक नीति, सरकार की नीतियां आदि जिम्मेदार होते हैं l

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Publish Date : Mar 9, 2017

7 चीजें जो रोबोट अब आपके लिए कर सकता हैं

रोबोट एक ऐसी मशीन है जिसके इंसान की तरह हाथ, पांव, आंख, कान सब कुछ होते है, वह चलता है, बोलता है और सारे काम भी करता है | यह घंटो का काम मिनटों में कर देता है और इससे मनुष्य का काम बहुत आसान हो जाता है|इसकी दिखावट बिलकुल मानव जैसी होती है पर गति मानव से अधिक होती है |इस लेख में रोबोट के ऐसे कामों के बारे में बताया गया है जिसे वह हमारे लिए कर सकता है |

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Publish Date : Mar 3, 2017

Top 10 World’s Best Cities to live in

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.

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Publish Date : Feb 18, 2017

List of Pulitzer Prize Winners in Books, Drama, Music and Journalism

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.

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Publish Date : Feb 2, 2017

List of International Summit: Purpose and Outcomes

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.

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Publish Date : Jan 18, 2017

What is Black Box? How does it Work?

The Black Box or Flight Data Recorder of an Airplane is an instrument which records all the activities of the airplane during its flight. From the security point of view, this box is generally kept at the back side of the airplane.

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Publish Date : Jan 17, 2017

हवाई जहाज का ब्लैक बॉक्स क्या होता है और यह कैसे काम करता है?

हवाई जहाज का ब्लैक बॉक्स या फ्लाइट डाटा रिकॉर्डर, विमान में उड़ान के दौरान विमान से जुडी सभी तरह की गतिविधियों जैसे विमान की दिशा, ऊँचाई (altitude) , ईंधन, गति (speed), हलचल (turbulence), केबिन का तापमान इत्यादि सहित 88 प्रकार के आंकड़ों के बारे में 25 घंटों से अधिक की रिकार्डेड जानकारी एकत्रित रखता है| इन सूचनाओं के विश्लेषण द्वारा विमान के दुर्घटनाग्रस्त होने के बारे में जानकारी मिलती है |

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Publish Date : Dec 29, 2016
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