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  • Current GK Questions and Answers on Indian Economy 2019

    As per the observation of some exam expert, it is found that questions based on the Indian economy are always found in the different competitive exams. So we have published some interesting gk questions related to current economic events of India and world. We hope that these questions will be very useful for the exams like UPSC/ PSC/SSC/Banking/CDS etc.

    2 days ago
  • List of Women Empowerment Programmes/ Schemes in India

    Women Empowerment can be defined as the process which allows women to take decisions of their own, provide fair laws and rights without gender bias, etc. No doubt the empowerment of women is Nation's empowerment. Let us read various programmes or schemes of the government that provide or facilitate women empowerment.

    3 days ago
  • 19 most interesting facts about Nobel Prizes

    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.

    Oct 9, 2019
  • What is the New definition of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises?

    The Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are classified as per the MSME Act-2006. Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are classified in two categories: Manufacturing Enterprises and Service Enterprises. Now MSMEs are defined as per the “annual turnover" instead of investment in Plant & Machinery.

    Oct 9, 2019
  • PMC Bank Fraud Case: Full detail of the Bank fraud

    Punjab & Maharashtra Co-operative Bank is a Scheduled Commercial bank situated in 6 states of the country. This bank was established on February 13, 1984 as a single branch Bank. In a span of 35 years, the Bank has a wide network of 137 branches across six states. This bank has total deposits of about Rs 11,617.34 crore.

    Oct 7, 2019
  • What is e-Cigarette and why is it banned in India?

    e-Cigarette (electronic cigarette) is a device that looks like an ordinary cigarette. The exterior of the e-cigarette is made similar to cigarettes and cigars. An electronic cigarette is a battery-powered device that converts the nicotine solution into a mist that can be inhaled into the lungs. E-cigarette does not contain tobacco.

    Oct 7, 2019
  • National Register of Citizenship (NRC): All You need to know

    National Register of Citizenship (NRC)updation is creating political havoc in the country.This NRC is being updated in the Assam and the ruling NDA government is planning to update the NRC throughout the country.Let us read this article to know full detail of the National Register of Citizenship (NRC.

    Oct 7, 2019
  • List of famous slogans of Pre and post independent India

    India got freedom from the British rule on august 15,1947.But there are many son of mother India had sacrificed their life to get this freedom. There are many slogans were thrown by our freedom fighters to awake our citizens. Some famous slogans are mentioned in this article.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • List of Triple Centuries in Test Cricket: Current GK

    Karun Nair of India is the latest triple century scorer in the world. Karun has scored his maiden triple century against England on 16 December 2016. So far there are 30 triple centuries have been scored by 26 different players. The first Test triple century was scored by Andy Sandham of England against the West Indies in 1930.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • List of 10 fastest Centuries in ODIs

    The fastest century in the ODI scored by the AB de Villiers in just 31 balls against West Indies in 2015. Till date there are 116 cricketers have scored 15 or more international centuries and 43 cricketers have scored 30 or more centuries in the all the three formats of the cricket. The first ODI century was scored by ‘Denis Amiss’ who scored 103 runs against Australia at Old Trafford in 1972.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • What are Grey List and Black List of the Financial Action Task Force?

    The The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is an independent inter-governmental body that develops and promotes policies to protect the Global Financial System from terror funding and Money Laundering activities. Those countries which don't support terror funding and money laundering are listed in the grey list and vice versa.

    Oct 5, 2019
  • What are the main functions of Reserve Bank of India?

    Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is the highest monetary authority of India. RBI was established in 1935 by the RBI Act 1934. RBI works as a custodian of foreign reserve, banker’s bank, banker to the government of India and controller of credit.

    Oct 4, 2019
  • ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: Schedule, Teams and Venues

    There are 12 ICC World Cups have been played so far. England & Wales have hosted the cricket World Cup 5 times and manage to won just one tournament so far. India has hosted the Cricket World Cup 3 times in association with three other countries but now the India will host the Cricket World Cup 2023 alone.

    Oct 3, 2019
  • National Security Guard: History, Functions and Operations

    The National Security Guard (NSG) was formed on September 22, 1986 to save the country from terror activities. NSG was formed on the pattern of the GSG-9 of Germany and SAS of the United Kingdom. The National Security Guard (NSG) comes under the control of Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India.

    Sep 26, 2019
  • Why India's highest Cinema award given in the name of Dadasaheb Phalke?

    Dadasaheb Phalke is known as the 'father of Indian Cinema'. He had made India's first full-length feature film Raja Harishchandra (1913). Do you know why India's highest Cinema award is given in the name of Dadasaheb Phalke? Let us find out!

    Sep 25, 2019