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Recoil of a gun is an example of which thing -Conservation of linear momentum Who is the first Indian woman to win an Asian Games gold in 400 m run -Kamaljit Sandhu Which of the following awards was conferred on Read more

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Superlatives of the World • (Largest, Biggest, of the Smallest, Longest, Highest, Tallest etc) Continent                              Smallest—Australia Largest—Asia Country Largest (in area)—Russia Largest (in population)—China Mountain Range Longest—Andes (South America) Highest—Himalayas Mountain Peak Highest—Mount Everest (Nepal) (8848 m) Desert                                  Largest Hot Read more

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Department of Soil Conservation Keeping in view the importance of soil and water in Jammu and Kashmir State, located in the Himalayas, their intrinsic link with human survival and criticality for livelihood security on sustainable oasis, the Suil Conservation Department Read more

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Country Capital Currency Afghanistan Kabul Afghani Algeria Algiers Alagerian Dinar Angola Luanda Kwanza Argentina Buenos Aires Argentine Peso/Centavos Australia Canberra Australian Dollar Austria Vienna Euro Azerbaijan Baku Manat Bahrain Manama Bahraini Dinar Bangladesh Dhaka Taka Belgium Brussels Euro Belarus Minsk Read more

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Name of the Year Battle between Won by Battle of Hydaspes 326 BC Alexander and Porus Alexander Kalinga War 260 BC Ashoka and King of Kalinga Ashoka First Battle of Tarain or Thaneswar 1191 AD Prithviraj Chauhan and Mohd. Ghori Read more

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  Committees on Various Sectors of Indian Economy Committee Sector AC Shah Committee Non- Banking Financial Company Bimal Jalan Committee Market infrastructure Instrument Malegam Committee Functioning of Micro-Finance Institutions Birla Committee Corporate Governance Kirith Parikh Committee Rationalization of Petroleum Product Read more

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Finance Commission Established in Chairman Year of Submitting Report I 1951 KC Niyogi 1952 II 1956 K Santhanam 1956 III 1960 AK Chanda 1961 IV 1964 PV Rajamanar 1965 V 1968 Mahaveer Tyagi 1968 VI 1972 Brahma Nand Reddy 1973 Read more

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Who is the world’s first woman cosmonaut-Valentina Tereshkova Iris has no pigment in which people -Blue-eyed people Who is the longest serving Chief Minister in India –Jyoti Basu ‘Parsec’ is the unit of measurement of which distance -Astronomical distance Which Read more

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In where were Bengal the headquarters of East India, Company located –Fort William Journalist’s day was celebrated for the first time all over the country on which date –Oct 1, 1984 The United Nations declared 2014 as which International Year Read more

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First Governor of Bengal-Lord Clive (1757- 60) Last Governor of Bengal-Warren Hastings (1772 – 71) First Governor General of Bengal-Warren Hastings (1774-85) First Governor General of India-Lord William Bentie (1833 -.35) Last Governor General and First Viceroy of India – Lord Canning (1856-62)  First President of Indian National Congress- W.C. Banerjee Read more

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Which craftsmanship was not practised by the Aryans -Blacksmith 23rd January is celebrated as the birthday of which person -Subhash Chandra Bose In human body which is the largest in size -Liver The Centre-State financial distribution takes place on the Read more

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UAL Important Taxes Imposed in India  Tax on Income and Wealth : The central government imposes different types of tax on income and wealth, viz. income tax, corporate tax, wealth tax, gift tax. Out of them income tax and corporate Read more

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Unemployment In common parlance anybody who is not gainfully employed in any productive activity is called unemployed. However, it can be of two kinds 1. voluntary unemployed and 2. involuntary unemployed. Here we are concerned with the second category of Read more

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COMMITTEES Environment Ministry Forms 7-Member Panel for Air Pollution in Delhi-NCR The Union environment ministry formed a seven-member committee headed by environment secretary, to formulate short and long-term measures to solve the problem of air pollution in the Delhi-NCR region. Read more

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Which is used extensively for genetic engineering in plant -Agrobacterium tumefaciens The Centre-State financial distribution takes place on the recommendation by which ministry -Finance Minister At the time of short-circuit, what will be the current in the circuit -Increases heavily Read more