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Important Major Gulfs in World, List of 31 Major Gulfs of the World
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List of Major Gulfs of the World

List of Major Gulfs of the World:- What is Gulf? A gulf is a body of water that is connected to a sea or ocean. There will be land partially surrounding the water, but it …

Natural Local Winds and their Types, List of 26 Local Winds of the World
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List of Important Natural Local Winds and their Types

There are the 5 different types of wind: Planetary Winds, Trade Winds, The Westerlies, Periodic Winds, Local Winds. Below are the names of some natural local winds from different countries and continents.

List of Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine From 1901 to 2018

List of Nobel Award laureates in Physiology or Medicine: The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, administered by the Nobel Foundation, is awarded once a year for outstanding discoveries in the fields of life sciences …

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 …

Major Seas and Oceans:- List of Largest Oceans and Seas of the World
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Major Seas and Oceans of the World With Name, Area, Depth

List Major Seas and Oceans of the World Water covers more than 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, with the largest body of water, the Pacific Ocean, taking up more than one-third of the planet’s surface. …

Important Mechanical Inventions: Major Mechanical Inventions of the World
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Important Mechanical Inventions Name,Their Scientists and Year

Major Mechanical Inventions that changed the World Famous inventions that changed the World. This section explores famous inventions with year, patents and revolutionary gadgets. We offer information on famous inventors, scientists and inventions that have …


Names of Indian National Congress Presidents, History, Important Facts
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Indian National Congress History, Important Facts, Presidents

Indian National Congress History and Important Facts Indian National Congress was founded by British civil servant Allan Octavian Hume in 1885 to form a platform for civic and political dialogue of educated Indians with the …

Discoveries of Medical Science, List of Most Important Medical Discoveries
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Important Discoveries of Medical Science their Name, Inventor and Year

Important Discoveries of Medical Science Medicine is an ever-evolving field. New breakthroughs are being made all the time, but there are some discoveries that will always stand out as changing human thinking forever. Thanks to …

List of Miss Earth Title Holders from 2001 to 2018

List of Miss Earth Title Holders: Miss Earth is an annual beauty pageant that is organized by Manila-based Carousel Productions, through the Miss Earth Foundation. which started in 2001, has attracted delegates from at least 80 …

Name of Scientific Instruments and its Uses, Important Scientific Instruments
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Name of Important Scientific Instruments and their uses

Important Scientific Instruments and their Work A scientific instrument is an instrument used for scientific purposes. Most are measurement instruments. They may be specifically designed, constructed and refined for the purpose. Over time, instruments have become …

List of World's Major countries and their National Games
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National Games of Major Countries in the World

List of  World’s Countries and their National Games: Every country Sports has its own importance, sports is not only helpful in the physical development of a person but also in its psychological and intellectual development. …

Bihari Puraskar Recipients Since 1991-2018

History of Bihari Puraskar: Bihari Puraskar is the prestigious literature award which is given by the K.K. Birla Foundation. In the year of 1991 Bihari Puraskar was instituted by K.K. Birla Foundation in the memory …