• Chola Empire (from the 9th century AD to the 12th century AD): Later Cholas

    Later Cholas were assigned the period from 1070 AD to 1279 AD. At this time, the Chola Empire achieved its pinnacle & became the "Most Powerful Country" of the world. Cholas occupied South East Asian Countries and had the most powerful army and navy of the world at that time.

    Jul 21, 2015
  • List of largest lakes of the World

    A Lake is a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land. Some of these lakes are formed by glaciers coercion or intimidation into the ground and some are created when river valleys are blocked by dams. Here, we are giving the list of the largest lakes of the World that will help the readers for enhancing general knowledge.

    Jul 5, 2017
  • Metals: Properties and reactivity series

    There are 118 elements known at present. There are similarities as well as differences are the properties of these elements on the basis of their, all the element can be divided three types: Metal; non- Metal; metalloid Metals are those elements which losses electrons and provides cation. In the periodic table, these elements are located and confined towards left and middle. Also the elements which are located extremely left have most metallic properties.

    Feb 18, 2016
  • How Genetics define the hereditary characteristics of human?

    The fundamental characters which easily transmit generation to generation from their parents are called genetic character and the processes of transmission of such heredity and the studies of their causes are called Genetics. Gregor John Mendel is known as Father of Genetics who made the scientific study of heredity and genetic theory. He established the principles of segregation, dominance and independent assortment which became the most fundamental basis of the science of genetics.

    Feb 5, 2016
  • Advent of Aryans in India

    People speaking Indo Aryan language came through North-western Mountains and got settled in the North West in Punjab and later in Gangatic plains called as Aryans or Indo Aryans. They spoke Indo Iranian, Indo European or Sanskrit. It is said that Aryans lived in East of Alps (Eurasia), Central Asia, Arctic region, Germany, and Southern Russia. Aryans settled in India in Early Vedic Period. This is referred as Saptasindhu or the land of seven rivers; Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas, Sutlej, Indus and Saraswati.

    Jul 22, 2015
  • Static GK and Current Events Questions and Answers: 7 May 2021

    To help the aspirants of various competitive examinations, Jagran Josh has come up with a series of Static GK and Current Events Quiz. The aspirants of UPSC, SSC, RRB, Bank PO/Clerk or any other government and competitive examinations can take the quiz below.

    May 7, 2021
  • 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
  • CBI Director Subodh Kumar Jaiswal Biography: Birth, Education, Career, and More

    On 25 May 2021, the Government of India appointed Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, a 1985-batch IPS officer from Maharashtra cadre, as the new Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

    May 26, 2021
  • List of Major lakes in Uttar Pradesh

    Uttar Pradesh is blessed by nature. This state comprises of the Ganga-Yamuna Doab, the Ghaghra plains, the Ganga plains and the Terai. Many natural lakes, usually the oxbows, occur on the floodplains of rivers in the Ganga system. In this article, we are giving the list of Major lakes in Uttar Pradesh, which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Aug 20, 2018
  • What is Nuclear Doctrine of India-Know about No First Use policy, Nuclear Treaties, NSG, NPT here

    India believes in a universal, verifiable and non-discriminatory nuclear disarmament for the elimination of nuclear weapons from around the globe. Check out the details of India's Nuclear Doctrine, its significance and where it stands on global nuclear strength here

    Dec 3, 2020
  • Adar Poonawalla Biography: Birth, Education, Family, Career, Awards and More

    Adar Poonawalla is an Indian businessman and the CEO of Serum Institute of India. He is also a board member of the GAVI Alliance, a global vaccine alliance. 

    May 19, 2021
  • Explained: How oceans were formed?

    Most scientists believe that the oceans accumulated gradually over billions of years due to the continual 'degassing' of the Earth's interior. The water was present in the form of gas until the Earth cooled down below 212 degrees Fahrenheit.

    Jun 15, 2021
  • Static GK and Current Events Questions and Answers: 21st April 2021

    To help the aspirants of various competitive examinations, Jagran Josh has come up with a series of Static GK and Current Events Quiz. The aspirants of UPSC, SSC, RRB, Bank PO/Clerk or any other government and competitive examinations can take the quiz below.  

    Apr 21, 2021
  • Explained: Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) and Atal Innovation Mission (AIM)

    ISRO is going to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs across India to promote innovation among young minds. Know all about ATLs and AIM here

    Jan 19, 2021
  • What are the Parliamentary Privileges in India?

    Parliamentary privileges are special rights, immunities, exceptions enjoyed by the members of the two houses of parliament and their committees. Originally the constitution envisaged two types of privileges under the article 105 of the Indian constitution. One is freedom of speech in Parliament and the right of publication of its proceedings.

    Jan 19, 2021
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