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Lucknow Pact of 1916

The Lucknow Session 1916 {presided by Ambica Charan Majumdar) was special in many respects. Firstly, this session brought the moderates and extremists in Congress on common platform again after nearly a decade, particularly due to efforts of Annie Besant.  The Congress President in his address said that “if the congress was buried at Surat, it ..

News Today : September 23, 2011

“SLINEX 2011”: Indo-Sri Lanka Naval Exercise SLINEX 2011: Code named SLINEX 2011, it was the 5 day Joint Naval Exercise b/w India and Sri Lanka, in the seas off Trincomalee Started on September 19, 2011 it concluded on September 23, 2011 Objective: Improving interoperability of the two navies INS Shivalik, considered one of the largest ..

News Today July 18, 2011

14th yearly Meet of Asia Pacific Group on Money Laundering 14th yearly Meet of the Asia Pacific Group on Money Laundering begins in Kochi, Kerala on July 18, 2011 350 delegates from 40 member countries and international organizations participating in the five-day meet India is currently the Co-Chair of the Asia Pacific Group on Money ..

News Today : July 11, 2011

Ashadhi Akadashi being celebrated Ashadhi Akadashi is being celebrated on July 11, 2011 in Maharashtra Pandhapur the most popular place for the devotees from all over India, is a centre for Warkaries (the regular devotees) coming to this place for worshiping Vitthal –Rukhamini Over 8 lakh pilgrims came to have a glimpse of their god ..

News Today : International : July 31 – August 5, 2009

July 29, 2009: China’s Views on Co2 EmmissionsJuly 31, 2009: U.S. signs U.N. disabilities Pact July 31, 2009: Nigerian Islamic sect leader Mohammed Yusuf killed in Police detentionAugust 1, 2009: Russia Opens a plant in TajikistanAugust 5, 2009: Pak bans 25 organisations, including JuD and LeT July 29, 2009: China’s Views on Co2 EmmissionsChina says ..

General Compendium 4

1. India & Spain : 2. Tech Mahindra 4th largest IT company 3. Some TRAI Datas4. Global Political Risk Index5. Templton Prize6. Safir: 7. China is Top in Mushrooms Production: 8. Indus Water Treaty9. Spaceport of New Mexico: 10 . NPT: 1. India & Spain :José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero is the current Prime Minister of ..

Fourth Five Year Plan (1969-1974)

Fourth Five Year plan was the first plan launched by Indira Gandhi government amid pressure of drought, devaluation and inflationary recession. The country was fighting with population explosion, increased unemployment, poverty and a shackling economy. In addition, the situation in East Pakistan (now independent Bangladesh) was becoming dire as the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 and ..