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Why India's highest Cinema award given in the name of Dadasaheb Phalke?

2 hrs ago
Dadasaheb Phalke Award is presented annually at the National Film Awards ceremony by the Directorate of Film Festivals, an organisation set up by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. It is India's highest award in cinema. In this article, we have discussed why India's highest Cinema award given in the name of Dadasaheb Phalke and the list of recipients of this award which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

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Why Gold does not rust?

1 day ago
We know that gold has been used in India since ancient times. Its accuracy is measured in the carat. People use it in the form of jewellery, coins, etc. You may have noticed that gold does not rust like other metals but why? Let's study through this article.

What are Broad Gauge, Metre Gauge and Narrow Gauge in Indian Railway?

2 days ago
Indian Railways plays an important role in everybody's life. While travelling have you noticed that some tracks of the railways are wide, some are wider and some are not much wide. Let us study through this article why there is a difference between these tracks and what they are known as.

What if India has two Time Zones

Oct 12, 2018
In a world of global travel, it is not convenient for every single place on Earth to keep its own unique theme. Thus, to make keeping track of time easier, Standard Time Zones were established: the time is always the same throughout each time zone. In this article, we have discussed-how India get benefited from the two time zones.

Do you know the salary of Indian Cricketers?

Oct 12, 2018
Recently, BCCI has doubled the remuneration to be paid to the Indian cricketers in this year. BCCI has divided the contracted players into 4 categories i.e. A+, A, B and C. As per new contract, player of A+ grade will get Rs. 7 cr. per year, A grade player will get Rs. 5 cr. per year and B grade player will get Rs. 3 cr per year while C grade player will get Rs. 1 cr annually.

What is the difference between Advocate and Lawyer?

Oct 11, 2018
Generally the term; Lawyer and Advocate are used as synonyms of each other, but after doing micro analysis we found some key differences between these two words. You would be surprised to know that Attorney, Advocate, and Solicitor are also comes in the category of the lawyer. This article is explaining the main differences in the lawyer and advocate.

19 most interesting facts about Nobel Prizes

Oct 10, 2018
The Nobel Prize is considered the most prestigious prize of the world. This prize is given in the 6 fields’ i.e, Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature, Economics and Peace Prize. These prizes were commenced in 1901. The recipients of the first Nobel Prizes were given 150,782 SEK. In 2017, the Nobel laureates were awarded a prize amount of 9,000,000 SEK.

Top 10 largest Airports in the World

Oct 9, 2018
An airport is a landing area of the aeroplane, which comprises an aerially accessible open space, including at least one operationally active surface such as a runway for a plane to take off or a helipad, and often includes adjacent utility buildings such as control towers, hangars and terminals. In this article, we are giving the list of top 10 largest Airports in the World is drafted on the basis of the report given by the International Air Transport (IATA).

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Oct 9, 2018
The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in several categories by Swedish and Norwegian institutions in recognition of academic, cultural, or scientific advances. In this article, we are giving the list of 2018, 2017 and 2016 laureates who get a Nobel prize for the contributions in chemistry, economics, literature, peace, physics, or physiology or medicine.

Top 10 Richest Countries in the World

Oct 8, 2018
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is one of the primary indicators used to estimate the health of an economy. It identifies the wealth of a specific country. 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).

Top 10 Countries with the Lowest GDP per Capita

Oct 8, 2018
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of economy is a monetary measure of the market value of all the final goods and services produced in a period of time, often annually or quarterly. In this article, we are giving the name of top 10 list of Countries with the Lowest GDP per Capita on the basis of report given by the International Monetary Fund assessments and US Central Intelligence Agency's list of countries by GDP (PPP).

List of Champions of Earth Award Winners

Sep 28, 2018
The Champions of the Earth Award is the highest environmental honour of UN Environment which given annually to recognize outstanding environmental leaders from the public and private sectors, and from civil society. In this article, we are giving the list of Champions of Earth Award Winners along with their categories of recognition.

Top 10 Richest Countries in Africa

Sep 28, 2018
Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent after Asia in both categories. It covers 6% of Earth's total surface area and 20% of its land area. In this article, we have listed the name of top 10 Richest Countries in Africa on the basis of report given by the International Monetary Fund assessments.

Railways Act to check e-Ticketing fraud in India

Sep 27, 2018
With the development of Railways e-ticketing fraud are also increasing day by day. To prevent the Indian Railway Online Ticketing Scam, railways is mulling an amendment to the Railways Act, 1989 to include a provision of penalising those committing e-ticketing fraud. Let us study about it through this article.

Top 10 Poorest Countries in Europe

Sep 27, 2018
The economy of the Europe is largest on the globe and also one of the richest regions as measured by assets under management. The GDP per capita is US$21,767 according to the latest report of International Monetary Fund assessment. In this article, we are giving the top 10 list of the Poorest Countries in Europe is drafted on the basis of report given by the International Monetary Fund assessments.

What is Mobile Wallet and how does it work?

Sep 27, 2018
Mobile Wallet is also known as Mobile Money or Mobile Money Transfer. It is a technique that is getting popular every day. But do you know what is mobile wallet and how it works, what are the advantages and disadvantages of using it. Let us study through this article.

Top 10 Richest Countries in Asia

Sep 26, 2018
The Asian economy is the fastest growing economy in terms of GDP Nominal and PPP in the world. It would be fastest but the economic disparities are a source of major continuing tension in the region. In this article, we are giving the top 10 list of Richest Countries in Asia as per latest report of International Monetary Fund.

Do you know the difference between Soviet Union and Russia

Sep 25, 2018
The USSR (Union of Soviet Socialist Republics) was formed after the Civil war of 1921 and became the World's first Marxist-Communist state in the world. After that it would become one of the biggest and most powerful nations in the world. In this article, we have explained the terms Soviet Union and Russia and also differentiated the both the terms which will enhance the general knowledge of the readers.

Top 10 highest altitude airports in the World

Sep 24, 2018
An airport is an aerodrome with extended facilities, mostly for commercial air transport. It is also termed as aerodrome, airfield, and airstrip. In this article, we are giving the list of top 10 highest altitude airports in the World, situated at a minimum elevation of 2,500 m (8,202 ft.) above sea level on the basis of report given by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Top 10 Countries with Highest Female Population

Sep 24, 2018
The natural “sex ratio at birth” is often considered to be around 105. This means that at birth on average, there are 105 males for every 100 females. Sex ratio can be defined as the ratio of males to females in a population. In this article, we are giving the list of top 10 Countries with Highest Female Population on the basis of the report given by the United Nation Organisation and CIA “World Fact Book” on the world population by gender and female to male ratio.
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