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  • List of Scientific Names of Animals and Birds

    Classification of animals and birds name is also known as 'binomial nomenclature'. In 1973 Carl Linnaeus, classified species into two names, one is genus and other is a specific name. Like Homo sapiens, which stands for humans. In this homo is genus and sapiens is a specific name. In this article list of some animals and birds are provided with their scientific names which will not only enhance your knowledge but also help in your various examination preparations.

    Mar 25, 2019
  • Complete list of Scientific Instruments, Uses and Inventors

    Scientific instruments are the devices used to measure position, temperature, pressure, direction, speed etc. Various scientific instruments are used for different purposes. So, here we are providing list of important scientific instruments, uses and inventors which will be helpful in the preparation of various competitive examinations.

    Mar 22, 2019
  • List of Chief Ministers of Goa

    Goa was included in the Indian Republic on 19 December 1961. Initially the Chief Minister of Goa used to be the Chief Minister of Daman and Diu also. Since 20 December 1963; three peoples have worked as the CM of Goa, Daman and Diu. On 30 may 1987; Daman and Diu became a Union Territory and Goa became a separate state. Hence Pratap Singh Rane became the first Chief Minister of Goa on 30 may 1987.

    Mar 19, 2019
  • List of Awards and Honours in India

    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 2019 for the aspirants of different competitive examination which can be used as revision capsule.

    Mar 18, 2019
  • List of Famous Indian mathematicians from Ancient to Modern India

    Mathematics is the study of topics such as quantity (numbers), structure, space and change. The Aryabhata, Brahmagupta, Mahāvīra, Bhaskara II, Madhava of Sangamagrama and Nilakantha Somayaji are classical Indian mathematician whose contribution made immortal. Here, we are giving the list of Indian mathematicians from Ancient to Modern India with their contribution.

    Mar 18, 2019
  • List of Sectors reserved for Public Sectors in India

    India is a mixed economy which has combination of both public and private companies. If Indian wants to take profit of globalisation then the Indian economy should get closer to the world economy, as India has already done through New Economic Policy (NEP) of 1991. This is the impact of the NEP that as of now just 2 sectors of national importance are reserved for the public enterprises. These sectors are atomic energy and railway operations.

    Mar 15, 2019
  • List of Folk Dances of Different States in India

    India is a land of diverse cultures and traditions. Basically Indian folk and tribal dances are simple and are performed to express joy during arrival of seasons, birth of a child, wedding and festivals. Folk art is the common possession of a group of people or a particular locality. The identity of the originators is forgotten, but the style is preserved down the ages.

    Mar 13, 2019
  • List of Nuclear Power Plants in India

    Power development in India commenced at the end of the 19th century with the commissioning of electricity supply in Darjeeling during 1897. Nuclear power is one of the largest source of electricity in India after thermal, hydro-electric and renewable sources of electricity. Here, we are giving a list of Nuclear Power Plants in India for concretising the reading of GK.

    Mar 12, 2019
  • List of major Museums in Uttar Pradesh

    Uttar Pradesh is a state of cultural and geographical diversity. This state has an important place in India's cultural, political, educational, agricultural, tourism and industry. Several museums have been established here from time to time to safe the ancient heritage of the country and state for the coming generations. The first museum in Uttar Pradesh was built in Lucknow in 1863.

    Mar 12, 2019
  • 10 Ecological facts about the World's largest marine protected area

    The world’s largest marine protected area (MPA) is situated in the region of the Antarctica's Ross Sea. It is about 1.5 times the size of the largest national park on land and covers 1.55 million square kilometres, of which 1.12 million square kilometres is fully protected. In this article, we are giving 10 ecological facts on the Antarctica's Ross Sea region which is now designated as the World's largest marine protected area.

    Mar 11, 2019
  • Top 10 largest Marine Protected Area

    According to the IUCN, there are around 5000 MPAs designated areas around the world. The world’s largest marine protected areas encompass 74% of the global marine area protected and 80% of the global reserve area. In this article, we are giving the list of top 10 largest Marine Protected Area which will be helpful for the aspirants of the competitive exams like UPSC/PCS/SSC/CDS etc.

    Mar 11, 2019
  • Top 10 Largest Countries By Area

    The Earth is a dynamic planet because it is constantly undergoing changes inside and outside. It is made up of rocks. Its surface is covered with water by 71 % and remaining 29% is a land mass that consists of continents and islands. Here, we are giving the “List of the Top 10 Largest Countries by Area”.

    Mar 8, 2019
  • List of Badminton Players with most All England Badminton Titles

    The All England Open Badminton Championships is the world’s oldest and most prestigious badminton tournament. It is played annually. This tournament is being organised since April 4, 1899. This tournament is played Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, England. In the current year 2019 the prize money for this tournament is USD 1,000,000.

    Mar 8, 2019
  • List of Indian States and their Capitals

    India i.e Bharat is a union of 29 states (including newest state Telangan) and 7 union territories. Here's a full list of all States, UTs, their capitals and their area. The Constitution of India decentralized the sovereign executive and legislative powers exercisable with respect to the territory of any State between the Union and that State . Here's a full list of all Indian States, UTs, capitals and their Chief Ministers.

    Mar 7, 2019
  • Top 10 Richest Countries in the World

    The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is one of the economic indicators that provide valuable information about the economy. It is the monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period. In this article, we are giving the name of top 10 list of Richest Countries in the World on the basis of report given by the International Monetary Fund assessments and US Central Intelligence Agency's list of countries by GDP (PPP).

    Mar 7, 2019