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  • What is Checkpoint Tipline by WhatsApp and its Significance?

    Do you know about Checkpoint Tipline unveiled by WhatsApp? What are its key features and significance of Tipline? Let us study through this article.

    Apr 4, 2019
  • The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC): Composition and Objectives

    The 6 member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) constituted by the Central Government as per the Section 45ZB of the amended RBI Act, 1934. The first meeting of the MPC was held on October 3 and 4, 2016. This committee decides various policy rates like Repo rate, Reverse repo rate, MSF and Liquidity Adjustment Facility etc.

    Apr 4, 2019
  • Top 10 Highest Flying Birds in the World

    Migratory birds are high flyer because they migrate for food, breeding and wintering grounds. They belong to the family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates. In this article, we are giving the list of top 10 Highest Flying Birds in the World that will enhance the general knowledge of the readers.

    Apr 3, 2019
  • Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA): Powers and Pros & cons of the law

    The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act-(AFSPA) was passed on September 11, 1958 to help the army in tackling the disturbed areas of the Northeast India. AFSPA was implemented in the Kashmir amid increase in the insurgency in 1990. Currently, AFSPA is still in force in these states; Arunachal Pradesh, Kashmir, Manipur, Assam and Nagaland.

    Apr 3, 2019
  • Why Indian Fugitive Offenders take Shelter in Britain?

    The Fugitive Offenders of India hide in the Britain because the legal system in India and Britain is almost identical. India and Britain signed the extradition treaty in 1992. Last year, India had given a list of 57 fugitives to Britain and Britain has given a list of 17 fugitives to India. In this article we have explained the reasons that why Indian offenders prefers to take shelter in London?

    Apr 3, 2019
  • Article 370: Rights and Facilities to Kashmiri Citizens

    Article 370 of the Indian Constitution envisages special privileges to the Jammu and Kashmir. These privileges include separate flag and constitution for the Jammu and Kashmir. Article 370 came into force since November 17, 1952. In this article we have explained the Rights and facilities to Kashmiri Citizens due to the enforcement of the article 370.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • List of the Major Straits of the World

    A Strait is a narrow channel of the sea joining two larger bodies of water. It most commonly refers to a channel of water that lies between two land masses. In this article, we are giving the list of the World’s major Straits that will give general awareness to the reader in understanding how these straits connect the world.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • 10 Unknown facts about EMISAT Satellite

    It is again a pride moment after Mission Shakti for us as Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has launched an EMISAT a Electronic Intelligence Satellite on 1st April, 2019 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota. It is released into an orbit at 749 km and is the first launch vehicle to use solar panels in the fourth stage rocket.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • What are Anti-Satellite Weapons (ASAT)?

    As we know that India has successfully tested its first Anti-Satellite missile (ASAT) on 27 March, 2019 and became the fourth nation to achieve this after US, Russia and China.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • What is Mission Shakti?

    Mission Shakti an anti-satellite weapon ASAT is successful by targeting a live satellite in a low earth orbit. It is an important step towards securing India's safety, economic growth and technological advancement. No doubt ASAT weapon system will give a new strength to India's space programme. Do you know about Mission Shakti? What is it and why this mission is so special, what is ASAT, LEO, etc. Let us study through this article.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • What is Space Station and how many Space Stations are present in space?

    You must have heard about the space stations. Space station has been built so that scientists, astronauts can work in space for a long time. Do you know how space station work and at present how many space stations are there in the Earth's orbit? Let us find out through this article.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • Why GSAT-11 India’s heaviest satellite was not launched from India?

    India's heaviest and most powerful communication satellite GSAT 11 was launched on 5 December, 2018 from Ariane-5 rocket of Arianespace, French Guiana. But have you ever thought that why it was not launched from India. What are its salient features and why it is different from other satellites of India, what are the features of GSAT-11 satellite etc.? Let us study through this article.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • Why Rupee is falling against Dollar currently?

    At the time of India's independence, the value of one dollar was equal to one rupee but in the June 2018, the value of Indian rupee against the US dollar has reached its lowest level at Rs.72.51 per dollar. In this article, we explained the reasons behind the depreciation of Indian Rupee in the current months.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • What is the Sector-wise contribution of GDP in India?

    Services sector is the largest sector of India. Services sector accounts for 53.66% of total India's GVA of Rs. 137.51 lakh crore. Industrial sector is at the second spot and contributing around 31% of the Indian GDP. Agriculture sector is at the third spot and contributing around 16% of the Indian GDP.

    Apr 2, 2019
  • List of Cricketers who have scored 10,000 runs in ODI

    At one time it was unthinkable to score10,000 runs by a batsman in one-day cricket . But gradually many batsmen have scored 10,000 runs in ODI cricket and have registered their names in the record books. Now there are 13 players in the world cricket who have scored 10,000 runs in the One Day cricket. Virat Kohli made a world record by hitting 10,000 runs in just 205 innings. In this article, we are giving details of the names and records of the batsmen who have scored 10,000 or more runs in ODI cricket.

    Apr 1, 2019