History and Cultures

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Important Dates and Years in World History, Major History Events with Date
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Important Dates and Years in World History With Major Events

Important events happened in World History Many great events happened in the history of World on Earth. If you know about the important dates and years of great history calendar then you are aware with your …

List of Important Social and Religious Movements of India

Social and religious reforms Movements in Modern India: Find below a list of social and religious movements of India before Independence. This list can help you to recall all major movements of India. Generally related to …

Important Battles of India, List of Major Wars or Battles in Indian History
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Important Battles happened in the World History With Name, Year

Name of Famous Battles happened in the World Battles win wars, topple thrones, and redraw borders. Every age of human history has experienced battles that have been instrumental in moulding the future. Battles influence the spread …

Important Wars or Battles in Indian History with Name, Year, Result

Important Battles or Wars took place in Indian History India’s rich history has witnessed many wars and thus a lot of bloodshed. The country has been under the rule of various kingdoms before the British …

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Interesting Fast Facts about Indian History Part-IV

First Indian Railway line opened from Bombay to Thane In the year 1853 First World War started in the year 1914 First War of India’s Independence was fought in the year 1857 The Britishers defeated …

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Interesting Fast Facts about Indian History Part-III

Aurangzeb defeated and killed his elder brother Dara and ascended the Mughal throne after the battle of Samugarh fought in the years 1658-59 Shivaji died in the year 1680 British under Clive defeated the Nawab …

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Interesting Fast Facts about Indian History Part-II

Akbar and his mentor Bairam Khan defeated Hemu in the second battle of Panipat fought in the year 1556 Razia became the first and last woman ruler of medieval India in the year 1206 Ghiyas-ud-din …

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Interesting Fast Facts about Indian History Part-I

Era of Hijri began in the year 622 Mahavira was born in the year 599 B.C. and died in 527 B.C. Somnath Temple was destroyed by Mahmud of Ghazni in the year 1025 Saka Era …

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Fast Fact about United States of America and their Presidents

United States of America: The Americas cover 8.3% of the Earth’s total surface area (28.4% of its land area) and contain about 13.5% of the human population (about 900 million people). The Americas, or America, …

List of Shaurya Chakra Awardees -2011

Major Ravindra Kumar Gurang, Regiment Of Artillery Regiment. Major Shalender, 4th Battalion The Parachute Regiment (Special Forces). Subedar Manjeet Singh, 4th Battalion The Parachute Regiment (Special Forces). Naib Subedar Mengare Shankar Ganpati, 15th Battalion The …

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World Cup Cricket Statistics-2011

World Cup Cricket Statistics-2011 Highest team totals The following table lists the ten highest team scores during this tournament. Team Total Opponent Ground England 338/8 India M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore England 327/8 Ireland M Chinnaswamy …