History

Important Historical Events

B.C 2500-1800 Indus valley civilization. 599 Birth of Mahavir; Nirvana in 523. B.C. 563 Birth of Gautam Buddha;Nirvana in 483 B.C. 327-26 Alexander's invasion of India and the opening of land route between India and Europe. 269-232 Ashoka's reign. 261 Battle of Kalinga. 57 Beginning of Vikrama era. 30 Satvahana dynasty in Deooan. Pandyan empire in for south. 326 Alexander defeated Poras in the Battle of Hydaspas 261 Ashoka defeated Kalinga in the Kalinga War A.D 78 Beginning of Saka era. 320 Beginning of Gupta era. 360 Samudragupta conquers the whole of N. India and much of the D

Satya Shodhak Samaj

Mahatma Jyotirao Govindrao Phule popularly known as Jyotiba Phule convened a meeting of his followers and admirers on 24th September, 1873, and it was decided to form the "Satya Shodhak Samaj" (Society of Seekers of Truth) with Jotirao as its first president and treasurer. Every member had to take a pledge of loyalty to the British Empire. The main objectives of the organisation were to liberate the Shudras and Ati Shudras and to prevent their exploitation by the Brahmins. All the members of the Satya Shodhak Samaj were expected to treat all human beings as children of God and worship the Crea

Career Scope in Print Media

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World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF)

Foundation Date: September 11, 1961 Headquarter: Gland (Switzerland) President & CEO: Carter Roberts Member Countries: All the countries of the world WWF was established in 1961 by a group of passionate and committed individuals who sought to secure the funding necessary to protect places and →

What is Bitcoin?

In 2009, an unknown programmer by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto put forward a whitepaper that proposed a creation of new form of digital currency - cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency functions the same way as regular currencies do in that its used as a means of exchange, unit of account and a store of va →

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)

Headquarter: New Delhi Function and Objective of the Organization: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)has been established under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 which consolidates various acts & orders that have hitherto handled food-related issues in various Ministries →