Monthly Archive:: August 2013

GSAT-7 Satellite Launched Successfully

GSAT-7 satellite was launched by ISRO on 30th Aug 2013, from launch site Kourou, French Guiana (South America).The launch vehicle used in the launch was Ariane-5 VA-215 of European space agency. What are GSAT-7 capabilities ? A multi crore satellite (approx Rs 185 Crore),has been designed to impart advanced marine communication capabilities with the help

Biosphere Reserves of India

Biosphere reserves of India are the natural ecosystem located at beautiful places in India.Now first let us know what are Biosphere Reserves. Biosphere Reserves are the areas of terrestrial and coastal ecosystem promoting solutions to reconcile the conservation of biodiversity with sustainable use. The origin of Biosphere Reserve goes to the “Biosphere Conference” organised by

Vedic Age

We will start Vedic Age from the Vedic literature, then we will discuss about following topics likewise Vedic culture (its division) , Battle of ten kings, Religious life of that age, political conditions, economic conditions, social life & position of females in Vedic Age. Literature of Vedic Age / Vedic Literature Vedas & Upvedas:- Sanskrit

Threats to Biodiversity

Extinction of species is one of the major threats to biodiversity. In this article we shall discuss the factors which contribute to extinction. What is extinction ? Extinction of species refers to disappearance of species from earth. By species being extinct, we mean that even the last surviving member of the species dies. What are

Impeachment of President of India

In this article, we shall discuss the procedure of Impeachment of President of India. What is Impeachment ? Impeachment is the the process by which President is removed from office. What are the conditions on which procedure of Impeachment of president of India can be initiated ? The procedure of Impeachment of President of India

Prime Meridian Passing Through Countries

In this article,we shall look into the countries through which prime meridian passes and the significance of the same. Prime Meridian passes through which countries ? Prime Meridian passes through following countries :- 1- United Kingdom( Greenwich, London) 2- France 3- Spain 4- Algeria 5- Mali 6- Burkena Faso 7- Togo 8- Ghana Apart from

Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2013

Double trap shooter Ronjon Sodhi was chosen for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2013, nation’s highest sports award. Upon announcement of National Sports Awards 2013, Ronjon Sodhi’s name was announced for Khel ratna award.Other awardees of Arjuna Award, Dronacharya Award and Dhyanchand Award were also announced which will be presented on 31st Aug

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