Religions in India – Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Jainism, Sikhism

By | July 29, 2016

Religions in India are characterized by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices. India is the birthplace of four of the world’s major religions; namely Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism Buddhism: Buddhism was founded by Gautama Buddha. Buddha born near Kapilavastu (Nepal) and died in Kusinagar (UP). Buddhism oppose worship of deities, the caste system, belief in the… Read More »

Indian Stock Exchanges Service Corporation (ISESC)

By | July 29, 2016

Indian Stock Exchanges Services Corporation (ISESC) is promoted by second rung stock exchanges of the country and is floated as a company under Section 35 of Companies Act. ISESC came to functional on June 1998. In ISESC there are 14 members including Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Cochin, Coimbatore, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kanpur, Ludhiana, Madhya Pradesh, Mangalore, Patna, Saurashtra and Vadodara stock exchanges.… Read More »

Rail Transport in India

By | July 29, 2016

First passenger train in India was started by Lord Dalhousie, Governor General of India on April 16, 1853 between Bori Bunder, Bombay, and Thane covering a distance of 34 kms. Indian Railway was nationalised in 1951 and presently, it is the largest Railway Network in Asia and the second largest railway network in the World. There are three… Read More »

Welfare Programmes for Indian Women Development

By | July 23, 2016

The Ministry of Women and Child Development (MWCD) and the Central Social Welfare Board (CSWB) are implementing various welfare schemes and programmes for Indian women. These are programs are listed below and explained as follows: Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Empowerment of Adolescent Girls (Sabla) Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY) Support to Training & Employment Programme for Women (STEP)… Read More »

Shipping Industry in India

By | July 16, 2016

The first ship building factory in India was established at Visakhapatnam in 1941. It was later, adopted by the Indian Government in 1952 and named as ‘Hindustan Shipyard Limited‘. The major ship building centers in India are located at Kolkata, Goa, Mumbai and Kochi. The Kochi, Dockyard was developed by collaboration with Japan. The Kochi Dockyard is the… Read More »

Indian National Symbols – Flag, Emblem, calendar, Anthem, Song, Animal

By | July 11, 2016

National Flag India National Flag was adopted by constituent assembly of India on July 22, 1947. A tricolor flag was first accepted by the Indian National Congress in 1931, having Charkha in place of today’s Chakra. Indian national flag is a horizontal tricolour which three colours have meanings, deep Saffron at top ( stands for courage, sacrifice and… Read More »

Flagship Programmes by Government of India

By | July 11, 2016

Some of the Flagship Programmes by Government of India (GOI) are : National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme (NREGP) National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) Mid-day Meal Scheme (MDM) National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC) Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF) National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme (NREGP): The National… Read More »

Distinguish Between Computer Education and Computerized Education

By | June 27, 2016

Computer device is not only used as a storage device. Through computer we can get connected to the world through internet and known things happening world wide. After reading this article you will known the differences between computer education and computerized education. Computer Education: Computer education is the process acquiring the basic computer knowledge, ideas, skills and other competencies… Read More »