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List of President of the World Bank Group

May 2, 2018
The President of the World Bank Group is the head of World Bank Group. The President is responsible for heading the meetings of the Boards of Directors and for overall management of the World Bank Group. The first President of the World Bank Group was Mr. Eugene Meyer from the USA. He assumed the office in 1946.

Buddhist Mudras, Hand Gestures and their Meaning

Apr 30, 2018
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.

List of Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1969-2018)

Apr 30, 2018
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 (1969-2018) for the aspirants of different competitive examination which can be used as revision capsule.

List of Mountain Railways of India

Apr 27, 2018
The Mountain Railways of India are the best example of bold, ingenious engineering solutions for the problem of establishing an effective rail link through a rugged, mountainous terrain. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, and the Kalka–Shimla Railway, are designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In this article, we are giving the list of Mountain Railways of India for general awareness.

List of Awards and Honours in India

Apr 26, 2018
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.

List of Members of the Nuclear Suppliers Group

Apr 26, 2018
The Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) is a group of nuclear supplier countries that seeks to prevent nuclear proliferation by controlling the export of materials, equipment and technology that can be used to manufacture nuclear weapons. Currently there are 48 members in this group and 44 are supporting Indian entry in the NSG.

List of Managing Directors of International Monetary Fund

Apr 24, 2018
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is led by a Managing Director, who is head of the staff and serves as Chairman of the Executive Board. Since its inception the Managing Director of IMF has been European and the president of the World Bank has been from the United States. Managing Director of the IMF is selected by the Executive Board consists of 24 member. Till date the IMF has had 11 Managing Directors since it began operations.

Top 10 Oldest People on the Earth

Apr 23, 2018
As per United Nations World Population, the worldwide average life expectancy at birth was 70.5 years (68 years and 4 months for males and 72 years and 8 months for females). But here are 10 people in the world who have beaten the record of longevity through their life-style, consciousness and nutritional management.

List of Vice-Presidents in India and their Term of Office

Apr 18, 2018
Article 63 of Indian Constitution states that "there shall be a Vice-President of India. Vice-President is elected by the members of an electoral college consisting of the members of both houses of the Parliament. State Legislature has no role in this election. Vice-President is the ex- officio chairman of the Rajya Sabha.

List of Archaeological Sites of Indus Valley Civilisation

Apr 17, 2018
Indus Valley Civilisation is one of the four earliest civilisations of the world. As per radio-carbon dating the civilisation can be dated around 2500-1750 BC. It is known for its systematic town planning which was based on grid system. Here is the list of archaeological sites of Indus Valley Civilisation which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

List of Commonwealth Countries

Apr 12, 2018
The Commonwealth of Nations (formerly the British Commonwealth), also known as the Commonwealth. The Commonwealth is an intergovernmental organisation of 53 member states, mostly were ruled by the British Empire. Modern commonwealth was established on 28 April 1949.

Top 10 Biggest Aeroplanes in the World

Apr 11, 2018
The dream of flying not only rides in the sky but to the other planets and satellite as well. Now, we are planning to reach to the surface of the Sun. In this article, we are giving the name top 10 Biggest Aeroplanes in the World for general awareness.

List of items under the Twelfth Schedule of the Indian constitution

Apr 4, 2018
Twelfth Schedule of the Indian constitution contains the powers, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities. This schedule has 18 items. Twelfth Schedule was added by the 74th Amendment Act of 1992.In this article we are publishing the items within the purview of the Municipalities.

What is the Child Sex Ratio in Indian states as per Census-2011?

Apr 2, 2018
The Child Sex Ratio is defined as the number of females per 1000 males in the age group 0–6 years. In the census 2001 the child sex ratio of India was 927 which declined to 919 in the census 2011. As per the census 2011, Arunachal Pradesh has the highest child sex ratio among the Indian states i.e. 972 while Haryana has the lowest child sex ratio i.e.834 per thousand males.

List of official languages specified in the Constitution of India

Mar 29, 2018
Part XVII of the Indian constitution deals with the official languages in articles 343 to 351.the constitution does not specify the official language of different states. At present (2018), the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution specifies 22 languages (originally 14 languages).

List of Mineral Belts in India

Mar 22, 2018
Minerals are formed over a period of millions of years in the earth’s crust. They are derived from rocks, which form the earth’s crust. In this article, we are giving the list of Mineral belts in India with their region and types of mineral found in the particular belts that will helps the aspirants in the preparations of examinations like UPSC, SSC, State Services, CDS, NDA, Railways etc.

List of Sources of Vijayanagar Empire

Mar 21, 2018
The sources of Vijayanagar empire history include accounts of foreign travellers, Indigenous Works (local vernacular literature), and archaeological excavations. In this article, we are giving the list of important sources of Vijayanagara Empire that will helps the aspirants in the preparations of examinations like UPSC, SSC, State Services, CDS, NDA, Railways etc.

List of Important International Water treaties of India

Mar 19, 2018
The International Water Treaty sets out a mechanism for cooperation and information exchange between the one or more countries regarding their use of river water under the arbitration of Neutral Expert. In this article, we are giving the list of important International Water treaties of India which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

List of Indian states on the basis of sex ratio

Mar 19, 2018
Sex ratio is defined as the number of females per thousand males. Sex ratio in an important social indicator to measure the extent of prevailing equality between the males and females in a society at a given point of time. As per the census 2011 the sex ratio in India is 943 per 1000 males which was 933 in the previous census 2001.

List of countries and their national games

Mar 13, 2018
The national games of the countries are considered to be important to the country or significant for its culture. Here, we are giving list of countries and their national games for both the sports lovers and aspirants of different competitive examinations.

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