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    • Feb 24, 2015
    •  Peshawar Massacre - Attacks, Casualties and Aftermath [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      Background: This heinous attack was carried out on 16th December 2014 by a terrorist militant group, Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan in North Waziristan. It is believed to be carried out by this terrorist organization basically for 2 reasons:

      It is a reply to the offensive strategies ca…

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    • Feb 23, 2015
    •  🌟 International Mother Language Day observed on 21 February 2015 [ Important Days ]

      International Mother Language Day (15th anniversary in 2015) observed on 21 February 2015. This day was celebrated as a first time in 21 February 2000 which to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism and organized by the General Conference of the United Nati…

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    • Feb 19, 2015
    •  10 Things You Must Know about Obama’s Visit to India as Guest of Honour on Republic Day-2015 [ Important Days ]

      Background of India-US Relationship: International relations that exist between India and US have seen lots of ups and downs in the past. Post-independence, India՚s relations with US were cold mainly due to US՚s closeness with Pakistan. This relationship in the upcoming years saw…

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    • Jun 15, 2014
    •  SPOT7 to be launched by ISRO [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      French satellite SPOT 7 is an earth monitoring satellite that will be launched by ISRO this year. ISRO is all set to launch its next rocket PSLV C23 that will carry 5 satellites including two from Canada, one each from Germany and Singapore along with a French remote sensing sate…

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    • Apr 5, 2014
    •  🌟 Graphene the wonder material [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      Graphene is a form of carbon also known as the wonder material. It is the strongest and the thinnest material that exists on earth. The power to conduct electricity and heat is great for graphene. It is also pliable. It has been discovered nearly a decade ago, but is now gaining …

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    • Jan 20, 2014
    •  Biocon's new venture: CANMAb [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      Biocon along with Malyan pharmaceuticals (US-based company) have released a new drug to treat breast cancer named as CANMAb. “CANMAb” , will be available in 440 grams and 150 grams and at a 25 % lesser price than that of the already available breast cancer drug “Roche Herceptin” …

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    • Nov 26, 2013
    •  What is Yutu? [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      Yutu or Jade Rabbit is the first moon rover project of China. Yutu is a symbol of kindness, purity and agility, and is identical to the moon rover in both outlook and connotation. Yutu also reflects China՚s peaceful use of space.

      In Chinese folklore, Yutu is the white pet rabbit o…

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    •  More Birds get endangered [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      The birds have been divided into four categories, of which the “critically endangered” species is the most worrisome. The white-backed vulture is one of the 15 birds in this category, which also includes the pink-headed duck and the Himalayan quail which are considered extinct fo…

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    •  What is E-Cigarette? [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that look like cigarettes and deliver an aerosol of nicotine and other chemicals. It is promoted as safer alternatives to cigarettes and smoking cessation aids. These are rapidly gaining popularity among adults and youth in the USA and wor…

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    •  Who is Silvio Berlusconi? [ Government Schemes/Projects ]

      Silvio Berlusconi is an Italian politician, entrepreneur, media tycoon, frequent criminal defendant and convicted tax evader who served three times as Prime Minister of Italy, from 1994 to 1995,2001 to 2006 and 2008 to 2011. He is expected to be influential in Italian politics bu…

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