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.
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.
Britain had proposed a ‘D10’ club of democratic countries that can be grouped with the G7 nations. These are Australia and the Asian technology leaders South Korea and India. Know more about the D10 group, its significance here
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.
Alauddin's administrative policy was very concise and clear. He introduced the ‘Dagh system’ (branding of horses) and ‘Chehra’ for soldiers. He appointed ‘Mustakhraj’ for the purpose of collection of revenue. The check on markets kept by two officers ‘Diwan-i- Riyasat and Shahna –i-Mandi’. b
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
India has issued an open invitation to the biogas developers for making investments here as it launched the ‘One Nation, One Gas Grid’ energy initiative- Know about the National Grid, Natural Gas details, new pipelines etc here
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
Mount Everest has a new revised registered height now. China and Nepal jointly announced its new height in a virtual ceremony. Know why Mount Everest's height changes, measurement methods followed since ages and more here
'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.
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
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.