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By admin On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

How to prepare General Knowledge for Competitive Exams

While preparing for competitive exams like UPSC Exam, GMAT and so on most aspirants are well aware of the fact that the section of general knowledge fetches them the greatest share of marks. Hence they have to More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

The Brief History of Times of India

The Times of India (TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper. It is the third-largest newspaper in India by circulation and largest selling English-language daily in the world according to Audit Bureau More...

By admin On Friday, November 18th, 2016

Random General Knowledge Questions and Answers

Pushkalavati was capital of which of the following acient Kingdoms? Ans: Gandhara Pushkalavati was capital of ancient Kingdom of Gandhara. Its ruins are currently located in Charsadda, Pakistan, located in Peshawar More...

By admin On Thursday, May 7th, 2015

The Flamingo Festival

 The annual “Flamingo Festival” began at Sullurpeta near the Pulicat lake bird sanctuary in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. The festival was being held every year to bring together the people and various More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2015

Freedom of Online Speech Retained ! Section 66A declared as Unconstitutional

The Supreme Court has scrapped a contentious law that was seen as a major infringement of the freedom of speech on-line as it allowed the arrest of a person for posting offensive content. Section 66A of the information More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Solar Impulse and Solar Impulse 2- The Beginning of a New Aviation History

  Solar Impulse is the name of a Swiss long-range experimental solar-powered aircraft project, and also the name of the project’s two operational aircraft. The privately-financed project is led by Swiss More...

By admin On Monday, December 8th, 2014

First World Soil Day was observed

First World Soil Day was observed by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on 5 December 2014. On eve of the first World Soil Day, UNFAO along with Global Soil Parternership (GSP) declared More...

By admin On Monday, October 13th, 2014

Nalanda University re-opened after 800 years

  India took its first formal step to recapture its erstwhile glory as an international knowledge destination with the opening of the new Nalanda University (NU) on 1 September 2014, 12 km from where the ruins More...

By admin On Monday, November 25th, 2013

Current Affairs Today -Air Marshal Arup Raha.The next Chief of the Indian Air Force !

Air Marshal Arup Raha has been appointed the next Chief of the Indian Air Force. He will succeed Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, also a fighter pilot, on 31 December 2013.He was commissioned into the IAF on 14 More...

By admin On Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Current affairs bits and bytes today ! August 04 sunday 2013

Bomb detection kit developed by DRDO to unveil in the US The bomb detection kit which appears somewhat like a small cigar box will be unveiled in the US now, India’s Defence Research & Development Organization More...

By admin On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

GKToday -Do you Know Series . June 27

  Raja Harishchandra, directed by Dadasaheb Phalke, was India’s first silent and full-length feature film. It was released on May 3, 1913.   May 17 is observed as World Hypertension Day. The theme for More...

By admin On Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova to win Miami title

In Tennis, world number one Serena Williams have clinched the Miami Open title for a record sixth time by beating Maria Sharapova of Russia 4-6, 6-3, 6-0. In the women’s singles final held at Miami yesterday, More...

By admin On Thursday, March 14th, 2013
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Fuel from Bacteria

Mar. 14, 2013 — In the search for the fuels of tomorrow, Swedish researchers are finding inspiration in the sea. Not in offshore oil wells, but in the water where blue-green algae thrive. Paul Hudson, a researcher More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 5th, 2013

General Knowledge Today’s Quiz Contest -Right answers and the Winners list

Quiz Contest -The right answers and the Winners The correct answer series is  : a,c,b,b,a 1.     who is the father of political science a.        Aristotle 2.     Which vitamins caused for night More...

By admin On Friday, January 11th, 2013

Easy General Knowledge

  1. Screen that comes on when you turn on your computer that shows all the icons. desktop 2. Which colour of paint is formed when yellow and blue paint is mixed? Violet 3. How many bones are present in human More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

Christmas New Year Contest .Write a short description and win prizes

Write an article (minimum 30 words) about the  below  topic. 1) The role of  Social Networking Sites in today’s life . Post your article  as  comments below . the Best  5  comments/article owners  More...

By admin On Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

General knowledge today’s quiz contest no.3 .the winners are

General knowledge today’s  quiz contest no.3 answers  and the winners (based on the quiz questions posted on  20th Dec 2012 .) The correct answers are 1. (b) Pepsi 2. (a) Arunachal pradesh 3. (a)  Ranjit More...

By admin On Thursday, December 20th, 2012

General knowledge Quiz Contest No.3.lets start posting answers.

  1. Who is new title sponsor of IPL? a) Coca cola b) Pepsi,c) DLF d) Sahara 2. china calls which region as Southern Tibet? a) Arunachal pradesh b) Sikkim c) Himachal Pradesh d)Meghalaya 3. Who is the new More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
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The General knowledge today’s quiz contest winners are

General knowledge today’s  quiz contest answers  and the winners (based on the quiz questions posted on 9th dec 2012 .) The correct answers are 1-c 2-a ( ie 1 ) 3-a 4-d 5-a 6-a 7-b and the winners of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

Todays General Knowledge Quiz .Let’s Start Posting your answers !

1. In which of the following Oceans/ seas, lies the Sunda Trench? (A)Pacific Ocean (B)Indian Ocean (C)Arabian Sea (D)Atlantic Ocean 2. How much of longitude account for one hour? (A)8 Degrees (B)15 Degrees (C)18 More...

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