Why do We Celebrate Engineer’s Day on September 15th ?

By | September 15, 2016

Engineer’s day is celebrated in India on September 15th of the every year to commemorate the birthday of the legendary civil engineer Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (popularly known as Sir MV) Image source: Newsflick (Google +) Sir M Visvesvaraya was internationally recognized for his genius in harnessing rainwater resources in India. He designed automatic weir water floodgates, was first… Read More »

Synonyms and Antonyms (Section F)

By | August 16, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words starting with alphabet ‘F’. Learning synonyms and antonyms for the words in this section ‘F’ will be helpful for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing. This section ‘F’ covers words such as fabricate, fabulous, facilitate, fair, faithful, fake, familiar, fascinate, fatal, ferocious, fictitious, filthy, finite, flatter, flaw, flexible,… Read More »

Synonyms and Antonyms (Section E)

By | August 13, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words starting with alphabet ‘E’. Learning synonyms and antonyms for the words in this section ‘E’ will be helpful for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing. This section ‘E’ covers words such as ebb, efficacy, elegant, elongate, eminent, emit, enhance, enormous, erase, erratic, essential, eternal, evident, exaggerate, excel, excessive,… Read More »

Synonyms and Antonyms (Section D)

By | August 13, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words starting for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing with letter ‘D’. This section ‘D’ covers words such as deadly, decline, deficient, dejected, delicate, delight, demolish, deny, depart, depressed, deprive, despair, detached, detain, deteriorate, devastate, diligent, diminish, din, diplomatic, discard, disclose, disgusting, disperse, disrupt, distant, distinct, distinguished, distract,… Read More »

Synonyms and Antonyms (Section C)

By | August 13, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words starting with alphabet ‘C’. Learning synonyms and antonyms for the words this section ‘C’ will be helpful for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing. This section ‘C’ covers words such as calm, casual, caustic, cautious, cease, certainty, charming, chaos, cheater, check, clumsy, coarse, collusion, commence, compact, compel, competent, compile,… Read More »

Synonyms and Antonyms (Section B)

By | August 9, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words starting with alphabet ‘B’. Learning synonyms and antonyms for the words in this section ‘B’ will be helpful for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing. This section ‘B’ covers words such as such as baffle, ban, bankrupt, barbarous, beat, beneath, benevolent, beneficent, betray, bewilder, biased, bind, bland,… Read More »

Synonyms and Antonyms (Section A)

By | August 9, 2016

Synonyms and antonyms of essential English words starting with alphabet ‘A’. Learning synonyms and antonyms for the words in this section ‘A’ will be helpful for the aspirants preparing for competitive examinations on English language testing. This section ‘A’ covers words such as Abandon, abolish, abrupt, accomplish, abstract, absurd, abundant, accelerate, accumulate, accuracy, accuse, acquire, acute, adequate, admire, adopt, adventurous, adversity,… Read More »

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 »