Miscellaneous Installations Centres Etc, Current Events and Abbreviations

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Miscellaneous Installations Centres Etc

  • Arey Milk Colony: Mumbai (Maharashtra).

  • Agro Industries Corporation: Chandigarh.

  • Archaeological Survey of India: Indian Museum, Calcutta (West Bengal).

  • Artificial Limb Centre: Pune (Maharashtra).

  • Atomic Reactors: (1) Aprasara (2) Cirrus and (3) Zerlina at Trombay near Mumbai (Maharashtra) (4) Purnima at Kalpakkam near Chennai, (5) Dhruva at Trombay, near Mumbai, (6) Kamini at Kalpakkam, near Chennai.

  • Bhaba Auditorium: Mumbai

  • Birla Planetarium: Kolkata (West Bengal) and Chennai (Tamil Nadu).

  • Central Board of Film Censors: Mumbai (Maharashtra).

  • Central Board of Geophysics: Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh).

  • Central Tractor Organisation: New Delhi.

  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR): New Delhi.

  • Currency Printing Press (or) Indian Security Press: Nasik.

  • Directorate of Scientific and Technological Personnel: New Delhi.

  • High Altitude Cosmic Ray Laboratory: Gulmarg (Kashmir).

  • Hindustan Aluminium Corporation: Renkoot (Uttar Pradesh).

  • Indian National Scientific Documentation Centre: New Delhi.

  • Indian Security Press: Nasik Road (Maharashtra)

  • Indo-Australian Sheep Farm: Hissar (Haryana).

  • Inter University Centre on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA): Poona University.

  • Mafatlal Scientific and Technical Museum: Mumbai.

  • Meteorological Observatory: Pune (Maharashtra) and Delhi.

  • National Archives of India: New Delhi.

  • National Atlas Organisation: Kolkata (West Bengal).

  • National Coal Development Corporations: Ranchi (Bihar)

  • National Dairy Development Board: Anand (Gujarat).

  • National Gallery of Modern Art: New Delhi.

  • National Library: Kolkata (West Bengal).

  • National Museum: New Delhi.

  • Nehru Planetarium: New Delhi, Mumbai and Ludhiana.

  • Nuclear Science Centre: Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi.

  • Publication and Information Directorate (Including Indian Languages Unit): New Delhi.

  • Rabindar Rangshala Open-air theatre: New Delhi.

  • Rangapur Observatory: Rangapur near Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh).

  • Research Survey & Planning Organisation: New Delhi.

  • Rocket Launching Station: (1) Thumba near Trivandrum (Kerala) and (2) Sriharikota Island (Andhra Pradesh).

  • Security Paper Mill: Houshangabad (Madhya Pradesh).

  • Seismological Observatory: Shillong (Assam).

  • Solar Physics Observatory: Kodaikanal (Tamil Nadu).

  • T.V.Reception Centre (India’s First): Pune (Maharashtra)

  • World Diary: Mumbai (Maharashtra).

Current Events

  • Abbreviations

  • Sports

  • Uno

  • Books & Authors

  • Economy

  • Terminology

  • First and Last

  • Defence

  • Personalities

Abbreviations

Abbreviations
Abbreviations

AAFI

Amateur Athletic Federation of India

ABC

Atomic, Biological and Chemical (warfare); American Broad- casting Company; Australian Broadcasting Company.

ABM

Anti-Ballistic Missiles

ABVP

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad

ACC

Auxiliary Cadet Corps; Air Coordinating Committee

ADB

Asian Development Bank

ADC

Aide-de-Camp

ABC

Atomic Energy Commission

AITUC

All India Trade Union Congress

AICTE

All India Council for Technical Education

AIDS

Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome

AIMS

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

ALCMS

Air Launched Nuclear Armed Cruise Missiles

AMC

Army Medical Corps

ANCA

Alternative Nuclear Command Authority

ANN

Asian News Network

APPEAL

Asia-Pacific Programme of Education for ALL

APPLE

Ariane Passenger Payload Experiment

ASAT

Anti-Satellite Weapon

ASEAN

Association of South-East Asian Nations

ASLV

Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle

ASPAC

Asian and Pacific Council

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