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What is Cloudburst? Know the reasons, its effect on rains and about recent cloudbursts in India

1 day ago
Cloudburst happens when an extreme amount of precipitation occurs in a short period of time within a smaller geographical area. This article precisely describes what is cloudburst, how such clouds are formed and what causes them to burst. Also, know about flash floods here. 

List of Chief Ministers of India 2021

3 days ago
At present, there are 29 Chief Ministers in India which includes 27 Chief Ministers from States and 2 from the Union Territories-- Delhi and Puducherry. Karnataka Chief Minister B. S. Yediyurappa resigned today. In this article, we have curated a list of all the Chief Ministers of India.       

Journey of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa to India

Jul 22, 2021
Popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi or Bapu, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi awakened the masses on the strength of non-violence, accorded Satyagraha and called them to cut down their centuries-old chains of slavery. Read the article below to know about Mahatma Gandhi's journey from South Africa to India. 

Chandrayaan-2, India's second Moon mission: All you need to know

Jul 22, 2021
Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the Moon was launched on 22 July, 2019 from Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota. Let us read in detail about the Chandrayaan-2 mission.        

10 Lesser known facts about Bhagat Singh

Jul 20, 2021
Bhagat Singh was born on 28 September, 1907.  He was also known as Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh. He is one of the youngest freedom fighters who was hanged at a young age. In this article, we are presenting some unknown facts about Bhagat Singh and his revolutionary life which not only inspires but also influences others.    

List of Chess Grandmasters in India (1988-2021)

Jul 20, 2021
According to International Chess Federation (FIDE), there are a total of 67 Chess Grandmasters from India. In this article, we have curated a complete list of India's Chess Grandmasters from 1988 to 2021. 

List of new Cabinet Ministers of India 2021: Check the updated list with Portfolio

Jul 15, 2021
Cabinet Ministers of India 2021: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet reshuffled on 7 July 2021 for the first time since May 2019. Ahead of the mega reshuffle, a phone call led to the resignation of 12 Ministers from the Modi Cabinet. Check the complete list of Ministers who been inducted into the new Modi Cabinet along with their portfolios, the ministers who have resigned from their post ahead of the mega cabinet reshuffle, and what does the ADR report says about the new Cabinet Ministers 2021. 

ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021: Schedule, Teams and Venues

Jul 15, 2021
ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 Schedule: ICC Men's T20 World Cup will be held in UAE and Oman due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in India. However, the BCCI will remain the host of the event. 

List of ICC Men's T20 World Cup Winners (2007-2021)

Jul 15, 2021
The ICC on 29 June 2021 confirmed that the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 will be held in the UAE and Oman due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in India. It will be held from 17 October to 14 November 2021. 

Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra 2021 begins: Know more about Chariot Festival, History and Significance

Jul 12, 2021
Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra 2021: Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra began today amid COVID-19 restrictions and will continue for nine days. This year, the yatra took place without any devotees. Let us have a look at Jagannath Rath Yatra, history, procession, and significance.      

List of Finance Ministers of India: 1947 to 2021

Jul 8, 2021
Nirmala Sitharaman is the current Finance Minister of India. She took charge on 31 May 2019. Let us have a look at the list of Finance Ministers of India from 1947 to the present.  

Jyotiraditya Scindia is New Civil Aviation Minister: Check his Biography and Political Career

Jul 8, 2021
Jyotiraditya Scindia is the new Civil Aviation Minister in the Modi Cabinet. In the recent reshuffle of the ministers he has been given this position. He was in Congress for the last 18 years and had joined BJP in 2020. Know more about this political leader and his career here.

List of Nuclear Power Plants in India 2021

Jun 29, 2021
Nuclear Power is the fifth-largest source of generating electricity in India after coal, gas, wind power and hydroelectricity. This article will provide you with a list of Operational Nuclear Power Plants in India in 2021, Under Construction Nuclear Power Plants in India, and Planned Nuclear Power Plants in India. 

List of countries and their national games

Jun 28, 2021
Check list of countries and their national sports. Any sports which are designated as the national sport of a country either based on the popularity of the game or based on its historical connection from that country. In this article, we have listed the national games of many countries. This list is very useful for competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

List of Indian Chief of Army Staff (1947-2021)

Jun 26, 2021
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of the Indian Army is the head of the military staff and chairman of the Indian Army Board. At Present,  General Manoj Mukund Naravane is the Chief of Army Staff. He took office on 31 December 2019. 

List of players who have played slowest innings in Test Cricket

Jun 23, 2021
In this article, we have mentioned 10 players who have played the slowest innings in Test Cricket, scoring minimum runs.

List of Official Languages of Indian States and Union Territories

Jun 23, 2021
In this article, we have curated a list of Official Languages of Indian States and Union Territories, along with the Second Official Language(s). 

10 Interesting Facts about First Olympic Games

Jun 23, 2021
First Olympic Games: In 1896, the first summer Olympic Games were held in Athens. Let us have a look at some interesting facts about the first Olympic Games.

List of India’s neighbouring countries

Jun 21, 2021
The neighbouring countries of India are Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. India is located latitudinally in the Northern Hemisphere and longitudinally in the Eastern Hemisphere. 

List of Greatest Yogis of all time

Jun 18, 2021
This article sheds light on some of the greatest yogis of all time whose teachings have led to the spiritual evolution of humanity. 

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