General Knowledge

Compilation of updated general knowledge topics, facts, data, information about India and the world at a single place. Find the best information on a wide range of topics namely, Science, Geography, Awards, Books, Celebrities, Sports, Players, Countries, Continents, Wildlife, Obituaries, Events and more in the following categories:

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Great Inventions by Great Inventors (Scientists)

Here are information of some great inventions invented by great inventors (Scientists). All of the invented machine or system is using in advance mode in present time. But we should thanks to the person who …

Conversion of Units from one system to another System

A unit system is a system of units for measurement and conversion of units from one system to another system. In the early metric system there were two fundamental or base units, the meter and …

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S.I Units of Physical Quantity

This post is about a brief summary of the SI units of physical quantity and the modern metric system of measurement. A physical quantity is a quantity that can be used in the mathematical equations …

Commonwealth Games since 1930

Find the details of Commonwealth Games happened since 1930. Year Places No. of countries Competitions First Place India’s Medals 1930 Hamilton (Canada) 11 6 England Not Participated 1934 London (England) 16 6 England 1 Bronze …

Sites and Schedules of Winter Olympic Games

Find the details of Sites of Winter Olympic Games Year Place Year Place 1924 Chamonix , France 1928 St. Moritz, Switzerland 1932 Lake Placid. New York 1936 Garmisch – Partenkirchen, Germany 1948 St. Moritz, Switzerland …

International Decades and Years

International Decades 1990s Third Disarmament Decade 1990 to 1999 UN Decade of International Law 1990 to 2000 International Decade for the Eradication of Colonialism 1991 to 2000 United Nation Decade against Drug Abuse 1994 to …

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Distinctive Names of Countries & Towns – Geographical Epithets

Distinctive Name Country/Town/Port/River Britain of the South New Zealand The Battlefield of Europe Belgium City of the Golden Gate San Francisco City of Magnificent Distances Washington D.C. City of Popes Rome City of Seven Hills …

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Famous Tourist Spots of India

Find the list of some famous and imortant spots and travel places in India. Site Name Location (City) Founder 1.Kanheri Mumbai Buddhists 2.Elephanta Caves Mumbai Rashtrakutas 3. Ajanta Caves Aurangabad Gupta Rulers 4.Ellora Caves Aurangabad …

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Abbreviated or Alternative Names of Important Persons

Abbreviated or Alternative Name Original Name Apostle of Free Trade Richard Cobden Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Bard of Avon Shakespeare Desert Fox Gen. Rommel Father of English Poetry Geoffrey Chaucer Fuehrer Adolf Hitler G.B.S. George …

Association of Important Places

Place Associated with Corsica Napoleon Bonaparte Hiroshima Dropping of first atom bomb Jerusalem Jesus Christ Macedonia Alexander, the Great Mecca Prophet Muhammad Medina Prophet Muhammad Pearl Harbour Japan’s attack during World War II St. Helena …

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Some Important Abbreviations associated with all categories

A.V.E.S. : Acute Viral Encephalitic Syndrome. B.C.T.T. : Bank Cash Transaction Tex. B.C.S.B.I.: Banking Codes and Standard Board Of India. C.I.C : Central Information Commission. C.S.T.O : Collective Security Treaty Organisation. CNLU : Chanakya National …

Awardees for Stree Shakti Puraskar 2008 and 2009

On the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8th of March, the Government of India presents national awards called the “Stree Shakti Puraskars” as a measure of recognition of achievements of individual women in the …