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10 forgotten Women Freedom Fighters of India

Aug 14, 2019
Many people belong to different regions, timelines but their dreams were same- India’s Independence from the colonial rule or British Raj and amongst these people, millions was women, some were known and some were not. Let us find out!

Do you know the security arrangements of the Prime Minister of India?

Aug 8, 2019
Do you know about the security arrangements of the Prime Minister of India. What type of security is provided to the Prime Minister, what is the role of Delhi Police in providing security to the Prime Minister? Let us have a Look!

What is in the briefcase of India's PM Bodyguards?

Aug 8, 2019
The security of the Prime Minister is the main concern and the responsibility is with the Special Protection Force i.e. SPG. Most of the time, with the Prime Minister bodyguards remain. Have you ever noticed that these bodyguards also have a briefcase or suitcase in their hand? In this article we will discuss what is in the briefcase of the PM bodyguards and what they do with it.

Amazing facts about Prime Minister’s Residence

Aug 8, 2019
The official residence and principal workplace of the Prime Minister of India is 7 Lok Kalyan Marg (earlier 7 Race Course Road). Here he lives and holds most of his official or political meetings. It is situated at 7 Lok Kalyan Marg, New Delhi and the official name of the PM’s residence complex is Panchavati (it was also the forest name of Lord Rama). The entire Lok Kalyan Marg is also named as Delhi Race Course, which is now closed to the public. Rajiv Gandhi was the first PM to stay at Lok Kalyan Marg in 1984 and now it is the present residence of Narendra Modi since 26th May 2014.

4 different ways to contact Prime Minister Office (PMO) of India

Aug 8, 2019
In order to fulfill the aspiration of the people and to establish direct contact with the public, the Prime Minister's Office has started many online and offline applications, apps, etc. In this article, we are giving information about the methods through which you can communicate with Modi ji, PMO and can also reach their point of view.

What is Uniform Civil Code?

Aug 7, 2019
Uniform Civil Code (UCC) is defined in our Constitution under Article 44 of Directive Principles of State Policy. It states that it is the duty of the state to secure for the citizens a Uniform Civil Code throughout the territory of India. In other words we can say that it means one country one rule. Let us find out more about Uniform Civil Code, its pros and cons.

What is the difference between Curfew and Section 144 of CrPC?

Aug 5, 2019
Curfew and Section 144 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) are the provisions to prevent unlawful assemblies. When Curfew is imposed, is it similar to Section 144 of CrPC or not? Let us also find out that when in any area section 144 of CrPC is imposed then automatically curfew will also be imposed. Is there any difference between Curfew and Section 144 of CrPC?

What are the demands of Kashmiri People from Government of India,jammu Kashmir

Aug 3, 2019
Then King of Jammu and Kashmir Maharaja Hari singed a “Treaty of Accession” with then then Prime Minister of India Mr. Jawahar Lal Nehru on October 26, 1947. An article 370 was added in the Indian Constitution, under which Kashmir has got status of special state.

What is Lookout Notice and why is it issued?

Aug 1, 2019
Lookout Notice also known as Lookout Circular (LOC) is a circular letter used by immigration officials to prevent an accused from leaving the country. Lookout Notices or Circular is used in nabbing the wanted people or criminals at the international borders, international airports, maritime areas and Ports etc.

6 Amazing Questions on Indian Budget You Never Knew

Jul 3, 2019
The Union budget is an estimate of income and expenditure for a definite duration. The Union Budget of India, which is known also as the ‘Annual financial statement’ in the Article 112 of the Indian Constitution.

What is depicted by 16 digits printed on Debit Card?

May 10, 2019
What do the numbers on my debit card mean? How to identify numbers on a debit card? What is card number and what do 16 digits on debit card mean? These are some basic questions that frequently asked. For complete details let us see below.

What is the criterion of Censor Board to give Certificate to films?

May 9, 2019
The Central Board of Film Certification Board (CBFC) or the Indian Censor Board (1952) is the body in India to hold rights to review films, TV serials, TV commercials and various visual materials. The CBFC gives certificates to all those programs which are shown to the public. A movie which contains adult material gets “A” certificate and its circulation is restricted to adults (above 18 years of age or older.) only.

What is Surgical Strike?

May 7, 2019
Being a soft state, India always acts or carried out harsh steps like surgical strike and Covert Operation on the basis of very specific and credible information from intelligence. India had carried out surgical strikes targeting “launch pads” for terrorists across the Line of Control (LoC) in order to justify its stand on Zero tolerance of terrorism. It is a legitimate, well planned military action intended to deal only with a specific target to avoid collateral damage.

Why do we use Pig to show Piggy Bank?

May 6, 2019
The origin of the Piggy Bank is found during the 15th century when the housewives used to make home utensils with the help of cheap clay called “Piggy”. Since then the concept of piggy came into light but it get popularised in the 19th century when the Pitcher men made piggy banks with the help of this clay in the shape of Pig.

What is Easter Festival and why is it celebrated?

Apr 23, 2019
Have you ever heard about Easter festival? What is the meaning of Easter? Why it is celebrated? When did it started? What does bible says about it? Brief History of Easter festival etc. Let us study through this article in detail.

7 ‘Waste to Wonder’ Theme Park: Features and Facts

Apr 18, 2019
Delhi is the national capital territory of India and is regarded as the heart of the nation. No doubt the city is popular for its enriched culture and heritage. Several historical monuments, beautiful gardens etc. are there in the city. Recently, one new theme park also added in the list of Delhi which is amazing, different and based on a theme namely 'Waste to Wonder. It was inaugurated by the Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Rajiv Gandhi Smriti Van.

How National Highways are named in India

Apr 9, 2019
National Highways Authority of India (NHAI; was set up in 1988) is responsible for development, maintenance and management of Highways in India. India has the second largest road network across the world. The total length of Natioanl Highways in increased from about 91,287 km in 2014 to about 142,126 km in 2019.

Lifestyle of RAW agents: Training, Recruitment & Salary

Mar 25, 2019
When we think about the Life Style of RAW agents or a Secret Intelligence Field Agents, James Bond movie strikes our mind and we imagine or dreams about the action, investigations, conspiracy plots etc but is it really true in real life. Is it happened like that only, or may be different. They also sometimes work as a support job at our country’s Secret Intelligence Services like translation of Foreign Languages, communication officers etc.

What is the Complete Process to open a Petrol Pump in India?

Mar 13, 2019
Government has made certain rules and regulations to ensure transparency in the allocation of the petrol pumps in the country. In this selection process two rounds of selection are made, if somebody qualifies in the first round only then he/she will be allowed to take part in the second round. In this article we are publishing detailed information about the entire process of opening new petrol pump in India.

10 Interesting facts about Vande Bharat Express

Feb 19, 2019
Vande Bharat Express or Train 18 is fully manufactured in India and is India’s first semi-high-speed train. It is running from New Delhi to Varanasi and will cover the journey in 8 hours. It has several unique features like bio-vacuum toilets, Wi-Fi onboard, fully automatic doors etc. Let us study some more interesting facts about Vande Bharat Express through this article.

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