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  • Geographical Structure of Bihar: Geology | Physiology | Plain |Plateau

    Bihar is a landlocked state in the eastern part of India. The Bihar plain is divided into two unequal halves by the river Ganga which flows through the middle from west to east. In this article, we have provided the geographical structure of India. 

    Dec 10, 2020
  • Modern History of Bihar

    Bihar is situated in one of the fertile regions of the world drained by the river Ganga. It is famous for its cotton, textile, saltpeter, and indigo. In this article, we have shared important facts about the Modern History of Bihar which is helpful for students who are preparing for the Bihar PSC Exam.

    Dec 10, 2020
  • Indian Navy Day 2020: Why is it celebrated on 4 December?

    Indian Navy played a crucial role during the Indo-Pakistan war of 1971 and started Operation Trident. To commemorate the attack and to accomplish the role of Naval force every year, Navy Day is celebrated on 4 December.  Let us have a look at how Navy Day is celebrated, the history of the Indian Navy and some interesting facts.      

    Dec 4, 2020
  • List of Top Film Cities in India

    Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad is the largest integrated film city in the world. Read the article below to find out top 5 film cities in India. 

    Dec 3, 2020
  • Top 10 Most Densely Populated States In India

    Population density of a region/city/state/country is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. There are several factors that affect the population density for example- climate, location, etc. In this article, we are giving the ten most densely populated states in India as per Census 2011.

    Dec 2, 2020
  • Nurturing Neighbourhood Challenge: Significance, Benefits and Process details

    Nurturing Neighbourhoods Challenge has been recently launched to improve Indian cities and public spaces for the well being of the young children and their caretakers. Take a look at the significance, importance, benefits, and other details of the Challenge here. 

    Nov 30, 2020
  • When and Why British first landed on Indian Territory

    The arrival of Vasco da Gama in Calicut on May 20, 1498, opened a sea route from Europe to the East. After that India became the focal point of Europe's trade and also the realm of European ambitions. Here, we have provided an interesting glimpse into when and why British first landed on Indian Territory.

    Nov 26, 2020
  • Timeline of Delhi Sultanate

    The establishment of the Delhi Sultanate began with the invasion of Muhammad Ghori. He had brought a large number of slaves and appointment them as officers. After that man dynasties ruled the Delhi Sultanate. Here, we have provided a timeline of the Delhi Sultanate in chronological order and causes of the decline of Delhi Sultanate.

    Nov 25, 2020
  • 10 Interesting Facts About Tipu Sultan on his 270th Birth Anniversary

    20 November 2020 marks the 270th birth anniversary of the eighteenth-century Muslim ruler Tipu Sultan who fought many wars against the British defended his kingdom fully and died while fighting in the Fourth Anglo-Mysore War.

    Nov 20, 2020
  • Development of Education during British Period in India

    Education policy of the British: In pre-British days, Hindus and Muslims were educated through Pathsala and Madrassa respectively, but their advent created a new place of learning i.e. Missionaries. So that, they can create a class of Indian who would be “Indian in blood and colour, but English in taste” who would act as interpreters between the Government and the masses.

    Nov 19, 2020
  • Census 2011: Population-wise Largest Districts of Uttar Pradesh

    Uttar Pradesh was declared as the most populous state in the Republic of India as per census 2011. Here, we are giving the list of Uttar Pradesh: Large District by population as per the latest Census for general awareness.

    Nov 18, 2020
  • List of Chinese Funded Companies in India

    In the initial three years of the Modi regime, Chinese investment in India increased five folds to $ 8 billion from $1.6 billion in 2014.  Chinese companies have also invested in acquiring stakes in Indian companies, mostly in the pharmaceutical and technology sectors. Read this article to know more about Chinese funded companies in India.

    Nov 9, 2020
  • The Revolt of 1857: Causes, Nature, Importance and Outcomes

    The Revolt of 1857, also regarded as India's First War of Independence is an extremely important event of Indian history.  In this article, we have summarized the causes, impact, importance, and outcomes of the revolt. 

    Oct 28, 2020
  • Geography Study Material: Summary of the Indian Physiography

    India has a unique culture and is one of the oldest and greatest civilizations in the world. In this article, we have provided a summary of the Physiography of India as a quick revision capsule which can be helpful in the preparation of various competitive examinations.

    Oct 27, 2020
  • Indian Geography Study Material for Competitive Exams

    Here, we have compiled a Comprehensive Study material on Indian Geography including major sections like Physical Features, Climate, Soil & Vegetation, Drainage System, Economic Geography, Human Geography among others.     

    Oct 26, 2020

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