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  • Param Vir Chakra: Know About The Highest Gallantry Award in India

    Param Vir Chakra was established on 26 January, 1950. It is the highest Gallantry award in India. It has mostly been awarded posthumously. No doubt it is what every army personnel dreams for. Do you know the meaning of Param Vir Chakra, why it is given, what is eligibility criteria, who was awarded first with PVC, what are the allowances given to the awardees etc.

    18 hrs ago
  • Mahavir Chakra: Know About India’s Second Highest Gallantry Award

    The Mahavir Chakra (MVC) is the second highest military Award in India and is awarded for acts of conspicuous gallantry in the presence of the enemy, whether on land, at sea or in the air. The Mahavir Chakra was instituted on 26 Jan 1950 to recognise the act of gallantry in the presence of the enemy.

    21 hrs ago
  • Why Army Day is Celebrated in India?

    Until the independence of India, the head of Indian Army used to be the British. Army Day is observed on 15 January every year in India, in recognition of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa's taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India, on 15 January 1949.

    Jan 16, 2019
  • Monetary Allowance for the Gallantry Award Winners of India

    India introduced first three gallantry awards on 26th January, 1950 which were deemed to have effect from the 15th August, 1947. These Gallantry Awards are announced twice in a year. The highest gallantry award of India in the battle field is Paramvir Chakra. At present a Paramvir Chakra winner or his kin gets a monthly compensation of Rs. 20000 a month.

    Jan 15, 2019
  • What is the difference between Uttarayan and Dakshinayan?

    Uttarayan is alsko known as Makar Sankrant and in India it is celebrated with various names. It is the period of harvest. It is basically the movement of Sun from South to North. Let us study about the meaning of Uttarayan and Dakshinayan, its importance, history and difference between Uttarayan and Dakshinayan through this article.

    Jan 14, 2019
  • Why Makar Sankranti is celebrated?

    Makar Sankranti is one of the most propitious days for Hindus, and is distinguished in almost all parts of India in countless cultural forms, with immense devotion, gaiety and fervor. This article deals with the Makar Sankranti festival, significance, importance, history etc.

    Jan 14, 2019
  • Timeline of Babri Masjid - Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute Case

    The Babri Masjid- Ram Janmabhumi Disputes has proven to be sources of religious and political conflicts. The main issues is moving around possession of site because groups of Hindu organisation claim that Mosque was built after demolishing the temple and also the site to be the birthplace of the Hindu deity i.e. Rama whereas Muslim claims that the Mosque was never built after the demolition but with the help of the ruins of temples. Here, we are giving a complete timeline of Babri Masjid - Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute Case to understand the issue, how and why the issues remain unsolved.

    Jan 4, 2019
  • भारत में क्षेत्रवाद के उदय के क्या-क्या कारण हैं

    क्षेत्रवाद एक राजनीतिक विचारधारा है जो किसी विशेष क्षेत्र, क्षेत्रों के समूह या अन्य उप-व्यावसायिक इकाई के राष्ट्रीय या आदर्शवादी हितों पर केंद्रित है। इनमें राजनीतिक विभाजन, प्रशासनिक विभाजन, सांस्कृतिक सीमाएँ, भाषाई क्षेत्र और धार्मिक भूगोल, जैसे अन्य मुद्दे शामिल हैं। इस लेख में हमने भारत में क्षेत्रवाद के उदय के कारकों के बारे में बताया है जो UPSC, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS और Railways जैसी प्रतियोगी परीक्षाओं की तैयारी कर रहे छात्रों के लिए बहुत ही उपयोगी है।

    Jan 3, 2019
  • Christmas Day 2018: Origin and Reasons for Celebration

    Christmas is celebrated all over the world not only by Christians but also by everyone or non Christians. No doubt it is the major festival of the Christians which is celebrated every year on 25th December, across the globe, to rejoice the birth of Jesus Christ. What is the history behind Christmas Day, importance of Christmas tree, Santa Claus, etc. Let us study in detail about Christmas festival through this article.

    Dec 24, 2018
  • Telangana at a Glance: The latest State of India

    Telangana is a state in South India and one of the 29 states in India. It was formed on 2 June 2014 with the city of Hyderabad as its capital. Telangana is bordered by the states of Maharashtra to the North and North West, Chhattisgarh to the North. Telangana has an area of 114,840 square kilometres (44,340 sq mi), and a population of 35,193,978 (2011 census), making it the twelfth largest state in India, and the twelfth most populated state in India.

    Dec 13, 2018
  • Twenty Important facts about the Rajasthan

    Rajasthan is India's largest state by area (342,239 km2 (132,139 sq mi) or 10.4% of India's total area). It is located on the western side of the country, where it comprises most of the wide and inhospitable Thar Desert (also known as the "Rajasthan Desert" and "Great Indian Desert") and shares a border with the Pakistani provinces of Punjab to the Northwest and Sindh to the west, along the Sutlej-Indus river valley. It is a northern Indian state bordering Pakistan.

    Dec 13, 2018
  • Madhya Pradesh at a Glance Heart of India

    Madhya Pradesh is situated in the central region of India and that’s why it is called the Heartland State. It has the largest reserves of diamond and copper in India as Madhya Pradesh is rich in mineral resources. It came into existence in 1956. It experiences sub-tropical climate. Hot dry summer is from April to June and Monsoon Rains are from July to September. There are all total 52 districts present in Madhya Pradesh. It has 92% of Hindus and around and the remaining 8% are Muslim, Jain, Christian, Sikhs and Buddhists.

    Dec 13, 2018
  • Chhattisgarh

    Chhattisgarh is one of the 29 states of India, located in the centre-east of the country. It is the tenth-largest state as well as the 17th-most populated state in India. In this article, we are giving the important facts related to the Indian State Chhattisgarh which is helpful for those students who are preparing for Bihar PSC Exam.

    Dec 13, 2018
  • List of Chief Ministers of Rajasthan

    The Chief Minister of Rajasthan is the head of the Rajasthan Government. The governor is held responsible to appoint the Chief Minister, whose council of ministers is accountable to the assembly. Let us study the list of Chief Ministers of Rajasthan and about them through this article.

    Dec 13, 2018
  • Modern History of Bihar

    Bihar is situated on the one of the fertile regions of the world which is drained by river Ganga. It was famous for its cotton, textile, saltpetre and indigo. This makes reason of enticing for European to open trade factories and centre for trade. Here, we are sharing “Modern History of Bihar” which is helpful for those students who are preparing for Bihar PSC Exam.

    Dec 6, 2018