Auxiliaries of the Indian Defence System – NSG, NCC, Indian Coast Guard

By | June 23, 2015

Auxiliaries of the Indian Defence System includes:- National security Guard (NSG) National Cadet Crops (NCC) Indian Coast Guard Territorial Army Cantonment Boards Home Guards National Security Guard: The National Security Guard (NSG) was setup in 1984 as a Federal Contingency Deployment Force to tackle all facets of terrorism in the country. The NSG was modelled on the pattern… Read More »

About Male Reproductive System

By | April 22, 2015

The human male reproductive system is composed of a pair of testes, genital ducts, several accessory glands and penis, Testis is the primary male reproductive organ. it lies in small sac-like muscular structure outside the abdominal cavity called scrotum. Image Source: Wikimedia Testes In male adults, each testis is a small, pinkish and oval. But composite structure about… Read More »

About Female Reproductive System

By | April 22, 2015

Female reproductive system consists of the two ovaries, two oviducts (fallopian tubes), the uterus, cervix, a vagina, accessory genital glands, mammary glands, etc. In females, paired ovaries are located in the abdominal cavity near the kidney. The ovaries perform dual function of (i) production of female gamete (ovum) and (ii) secretion of female hormones (estrogen and progesterone). Each… Read More »

Structure of Earth’s Atmosphere

By | April 5, 2015

On the basis of the characteristics of temperature and air pressure, earth’s environmental envelop is divided into 5 layers. They are Troposphere Stratosphere Mesosphere Ionosphere and Exosphere Troposphere: Troposphere layer is the lowermost and most important layer of the atmosphere, as almost all the weather phenomena occur in this layer. Troposphere layer extends from earth surface upto 7… Read More »

Human Bones, Joints and Muscles

By | April 2, 2015

1. Bones The Skeleton System: The human endoskeleton is made up of bones and cartilage of various types. Bone is a hard connective tissue in which the ground substance is very hard and contains calcium salts. The marrow of the long bones is the site for the haemopoiesis, i.e. formation of blood and blood cells. Human skeleton consists… Read More »

Worldwide Major Newspapers

By | March 30, 2015

Newspapers read that are read by most number of readers. Arranged in no particular order. S.No Newspaper Name Country 1 The Times of India India 2 The Economic Times India 3 The Hindu India 4 Dainik Bhaskar India 5 The Hindustan Times India 6 Business Standard India 7 The Indian Express India 8 DNA – Daily News &… Read More »

Country with Capitals and Currencies

By | March 29, 2015

There are total 190 + countries. Remembering each countries currency, capital is not easy. In the below table we have written country capitals, currencies of some popular countries. S.No Country Name Capital Currency 1 Afghanistan Kabul Afgani 2 Albania Tirana Lek 3 Algeria Algiers Algerian Dinar 4 Angola Luanda Kwanza 5 Argentina Buenos Aires Peso 6 Australia Canberra… Read More »

Biggest Countries and Continents in the World by Area

By | March 28, 2015

Total Earth’s surface area is 148,940,000 Sq.Km. The most important place you know is about the size of an average sunspot. The total land coverage is 29.2% of Earth’s surface, the remaining surface area of 70.8% is of water. Biggest Countries (In Area): S.No Country Name Area (Sq. km) Location 1 Russia 17,075,000 Europe-Asia 2 Canada 9,976,139 North-America… Read More »

About International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

By | March 27, 2015

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the world’s largest developer and publisher of International Standards. ISO was founded in 1947 as a non-governmental federation of national standards bodies. ISO is a network of the national standards institutes of 163 countries, one member per country, with a Central Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland, that coordinates the system. ISO is a non-govermental… Read More »

Monitorable Socio-Economic Targets of Eleventh Five Year Plan

By | March 24, 2015

Monitorable Socio-Economic Targets of the eleventh Five Year Plan (2007-12) are Income & Property, Education, Health, Women and Children, Infrastructure and Environment. Income and Property: Accelerate growth rate of GDP from 8% to 10% and then maintain at 10% in the 12th Plan in order to double per capita income by 2016-17. Increase agricultural GDP growth rate to… Read More »