Bengali people: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

British Indian Association 1851

British Indian Association was created after amalgamating the “Landholders Society” and “British India Society” on 31 October 1851. This was the first political organization that brought the Indians together. The President of the first committee of this organization was Raja Radhakanta Deb, while Debendranath Tagore was its secretary. The newspaper of this society was “Hindu ..

Current Affairs : June 26, 2011

World Cup Football (Women) commences in Germany The women’s football world cup begins in Germany One the day one, games b/w Germany and Canada in Berlin and b/w France and Nigeria 16 teams qualified for the tournament which will be played over nine cities The Finals to be held at Frankfurt on July 17, 2011 ..

Current Affairs Current Affairs: January 23, 2010

Abbreviations:GAPS: General Agreement of Preference SystemGATS: General Agreement on Trade & PracticesMODVAT: Modified Value Added TaxIFFCO : Indian Farmers Fertilizers Cooperative LtdTADP : Tribal Area Development Programme Awards56th National Film Awards 2008The National Film Awards were established in 1954. It is the most prominent film award ceremony in India. These awards are administrated by the ..

Current Affairs Current Affairs : International : September -October 2009

October 9, 2009: Nobel Peace Prize to Barak ObamaUS President Barack Obama was announced as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.The annual award’s committee bestowed the honor on Obama “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.” October 7, 2009: World record with 1,725-pound pumpkin!A woman from Ohio has grown ..