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What is the difference between LOC and LAC?

Jun 17, 2020
Difference between LOC and LAC: Currently, Indian and Chinese soldiers are fighting at the Line of Actual Control (LAC). LOC stands for 'Line of Control' while LAC stands for 'Line of Actual Control'. Read this article to know the differences between LOC and LAC.

Who is demanding separate Bhil state in India?

Jun 17, 2020
The Bhil tribe has been living in India since a very old time. Presently, this tribal community with a population of 1.7 crore is demanding a separate Bhil region. Let us know in this article that people of which place are demanding this separate Bhil Pradesh?

What is the Nuclear Doctrine of India?

Jun 16, 2020
Nuclear Doctrine of India: The basic principle of India's Nuclear Doctrine is "No First Use". The basic theme of India's Nuclear Doctrine is "No First Use". Read this article to know the full details of the Nuclear Doctrine of India.

List of All IPL Winner Teams (2008-2019)

Jun 15, 2020
IPL Winner List: The Mumbai Indians is the most successful team that has won 4 IPL titles so far. Chennai Super Kings is the only team that lost the most finals (5) of the IPL. Read this article to know the list of all IPL winning teams.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020: Current Objective, history and Significance

Jun 15, 2020
विश्व बुजुर्ग दुर्व्यवहार जागरूकता दिवस (WEAAD) हर साल 15 जून को उन बुजुर्गों के लिए आवाज उठाने के लिए मनाया जाता है जो दुर्व्यवहार और पीड़ित होते हैं। वर्ल्ड एल्डर एब्यूज अवेयरनेस डे 2020 'की थीम "लिफ्टिंग अप वॉयस" है।

Global Wind Day 2020: Current Objective and History

Jun 15, 2020
पवन ऊर्जा की शक्ति और उपयोग के बारे में जागरूकता बढ़ाने के लिए हर साल 15 जून को दुनिया भर में वैश्विक पवन दिवस 2020 मनाया जाता है। यह दिवस हर साल EWEA (यूरोपियन विंड एनर्जी एसोसिएशन) और GWEC (ग्लोबल विंड एनर्जी काउंसिल) द्वारा आयोजित किया जाता है।

List of famous slogans of Pre and post independent India

Jun 12, 2020
Inqualab Zindabad, 'Do or die' and Dilli Chalo are some famous slogans given by our freedom fighters to encourage our general public to fight against the cruel British rulers.

List of Nuclear Power Plants in India 2020

Jun 12, 2020
Tarapur Atomic Power Plant-1 (TAPS-1) was the first Nuclear power plant in India. This plant is situated in Boisar, Maharastra since Oct-1969. At present, India has 22 operating reactors in 7 nuclear power plants with an installed capacity of 6780 MWe.

What is bad bank which is recommended by the Indian Banking Association (IBA)?

Jun 12, 2020
Non-performing assets (NPAs) of all public and private banks in India till March 2020 stand at Rs 10 lakh crore. These NPAs are also called bad loans. The Indian Banking Association has recommended to the Reserve Bank and the Ministry of Finance to form a 'bad bank' in the country to get rid of 'bad loan' problem.

List of books written by Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar

Jun 11, 2020
Dr. B.R.Ambedkar is popularly known as the 'Baba Saheb' by his supporters throughout the world. Babasaheb's personal library "Rajgrah" had more than 50,000 books and it was the world's largest private library. Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar had command in 64 subjects. Read this article to know the list of books written by the Baba Saheb.

List of Under 19 Cricket World Cup Winners

Jun 11, 2020
Bangladesh team has won the 13th edition of the Under 19 World Cup. Indian team was defeated by the Bangladesh in the final match.Read this article to know the list of winners of all the Under 19 World Cups. 

List of ICC Men's T20 World Cup Winners (2007-2020)

Jun 11, 2020
ICC T20 Cricket World Cup was started in 2007. The Indian team had won the inaugural tournament in a thrilling final against Pakistan. West Indies is the current champion of the ICC T20 Cricket World Cup. Read the full list of ICC T20 winning teams.

Sinking Fund: Meaning and objectives

Jun 10, 2020
A sinking fund is a kind of fund in which an amount is deposited at regular intervals that can be used to repay the debt in the future. It is called Debt Remittance Fund. There are only 23 states in India have created a sinking fund. Read this article to know the meaning, objectives, and example of a sinking fund.

Leander Paes: Biography,Tennis career, Records and Awards

Jun 10, 2020
Leander Paes is an Indian tennis player. He was the first Indian who had won Singles Bronze medal at Atlanta Olympic Games in 1996. He has won 8 doubles and 10 mixed doubles Grand Slam titles. Read this article to know the biography, awards, and records of the Leander Paes.

List of 7 major natural disasters in the history of India

Jun 9, 2020
Natural calamities are universal events all over the world. It may be in the form of Odisha Super Cyclone (1999), Gujarat Earthquake (2001), Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004), Maharashtra Drought (2013) and Uttarakhand Flash Floods (2013). In this article, we have compiled the list of 7 most horrible natural calamities of Indian history.

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Meaning, Composition,Purpose and Benefits

Jun 8, 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Meaning: Foreign exchange reserve is consists of foreign currency assets, gold, Special Drawing Rights (SDR), and reserve position in the IMF. The total size of the Indian foreign exchange reserve was US$ 487039 million in May 2020.

List of All the Political Parties in India 2020

Jun 8, 2020
Eight national parties in India are BSP, BJP, Congress, CPI, CPI-M, TMC, NCP and recenty added National peoples' Party (NPP).NPP is the first national party from the North-East region. 

List of all Five Year Plans of India

Jun 5, 2020
The first five-year plan in India was launched in 1951. India had launched 12th five-year plans in 2012-17. Now the concept of the five-year plan is stopped by the Government of India. List of all Five Year Plans of India is very important for all types of competitive exams to be held in India.

List of Maharatna and Navratna Companies in India

Jun 5, 2020
List of Maharatna and Navratna: As of January 2020 India has 10 Maharatna companies, 14 Navratna companies in India, and 73 Miniratna companies divided into Category 1 and Category 2. 

List of Sessions of Indian National Congress before Independence

Jun 5, 2020
The Indian National Congress (INC) was formed by the Allan Octavian Hume in 1885. The first session of INC was held in Bombay from 28–31 December 1885 under the chairmanship of W.C. Bonnerjee. Read this article to know the list of important sessions of INC till 1948.

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