• Top 10 Highest Mountains in the World

    Highest mountains in the world is an important examination topic for the candidates preparing for UPSC, SSC, RRB, Bank PO/Clerk or any other government and competitive examinations. In this article, we have provided a list of the top 10 highest mountains in the world. 

    Dec 17, 2020
  • GK Quiz on Static and Current events: 17th December 2020

    Check your general knowledge by taking this quiz based on current and static events of the day. Go through the answers and explanation to revise the topics which have been specifically picked based on the competitive exams. 

    Dec 17, 2020
  • Top 10 Highest Peaks of India

    India is blessed not just with cultural diversity but also with diverse physical features like dry desert, evergreen forest, snowy mountains, long coast, and fertile plain. In this article, we have given details of the top 10 highest peaks of India. 

    Dec 17, 2020
  • Pangong Tso Dispute: Know about India's new boats to counter China and the standoff details here

    China has launched Type-928D assault boats in Pangong Tso lake, India in return is going to launch steel hull boats in the lake too- Know about the boats, the issue of Pangong Lake and more here

    Dec 17, 2020
  • What is Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) and what are its objectives?

    Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) was launched by Prime Minister Modi in April 2018 to achieve self-reliance and foster innovation and technology development in the field of Defence and Aerospace by engaging MSMEs, start-ups, individual innovators, Research and Development institutes, academia, etc.

    Dec 17, 2020
  • Society and Economy under Vijaynagara Empire

    The empire was ruled by four dynasties. I.e. Sangama dynasty, Saluva Dynasty, Tuluva dynasty, and Aravidu dynasty. The rulers of Vijayanagar Empire devoted themselves to the growth of agriculture and built cities and capitals with magnificent buildings. The different aspects of Society and Economy under Vijaynagara Empire are contained in narratives of foreign travellers, inscriptions, and literature.

    Dec 16, 2020
  • Public Health Surveillance in India: Vision 2035 explained

     A white paper on Vision 2035 - Public Health Surveillance in India was released by NITI Aayog on December 14, 2020- Know its significance, the vision, mission, objectives and challenges of Public Health Surveillance here

    Dec 16, 2020
  • National Family Health Survey (NFHS) 2020: Observations, significance and way ahead

    The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare recently released the National Family Health Survey 2019-20, NFHS-5. Check out the details of the survey, the significance, the findings of the survey here

    Dec 15, 2020
  • Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel: Remembering The Man Behind United India On His 70th Death Anniversary

    Shri Vallabhbhai Patel's full name was Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel. Vallabhbhai Patel is also known as the Sardar Patel and Iron Man. 15 December 2020 marks his 70th death anniversary.  

    Dec 15, 2020
  • What is 'Pagri Sambhal Jatta Movement' and how it is related to the ongoing farmers' protest?

    'Pagri Sambhal Jatta Movement' was the farmers' agitation against the three British Laws-- the Doab Bari Act, Punjab Land Colonisation Act and the Punjab Land Alienation Act and can be related to the ongoing farmers' agitation against three Farm Laws introduced by the Government of India. 

    Dec 14, 2020
  • What is the difference between DRDO and ISRO?

    Defence Research and Development Organization, DRDO works to establish globally competitive science and technology base for India and Indian Space Research Organization, ISRO works for space programmes of India- Know the complete difference between the two here

    Dec 14, 2020
  • What is the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM)?

    On January 11, 2010, Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) was launched by the then Prime Minister of India, Dr. Manmohan Singh to achieve 20 GW solar capacity by the year 2022 which was increased under Prime Minister Modi's tenure to 100 GW by the said year. 

    Dec 11, 2020
  • Science and Tech Weekly Brief: Check all important updates from December 7-11 here

    Take a look at the detailed list of major events in Science and Technology that have occurred in the past one week that is from December 7-11, 2020.  Know about Loon Internet Balloon, China's Artificial Sun, Robotic Surgery and more

    Dec 11, 2020
  • What is the difference between Rapid Transit (Metro) and Light Rail (Metrolite)?

    In this article, we have highlighted the difference between the Rapid Transit (Metro) and Light Rail (Metrolite).

    Dec 10, 2020
  • What is Robotic Surgery?

    Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) standardised health policies across all health insurers to even cover robotic and bariatric surgeries- Know what is Robotic Surgery and its details, benefits and challenges here

    Dec 9, 2020

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