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List of Important Gulfs of the World

List of Important Gulfs of the World   What is a Gulf?. A gulf is a body of water that is connected to a sea or ocean and is surrounded or penetrated by land. Gulfs vary greatly in size, shape, and depth. They are generally larger than bays. Like bays, they often make excellent harbors. Many important trading centers are located on gulfs. Gulfs may be formed by movements in the Earth's crust. The Earth's tectonic plates Read More


Avalanche Disaster

Avalanche Disaster   India has three main geological regions, the Himalayas (Extra-peninsular region), the Indo-Gangetic Plain, the Peneinsula. The Himalayas are further classified under the following divisions from, west to east, into four regions: Punjab Himalaya – comprising of the area between Indus and Sutlej rivers. Kumaon Himalaya – comprising of the area between Sutlej and Kali rivers Nepal Himalaya Read More


LIST OF MINERALS AND PRODUCING COUNTRIES

LIST OF MINERALS AND PRODUCING COUNTRIES   Mineral Major producing countries Iron Ukraine, Brazil, Australia, China, UK. S. A. Copper Chile,  United state of America, Canada, Zambia Bauxite Australia, Guinea, Jamaica, Brazil Tin Malaysia, Indonesia, China, Bolivia Manganese Read More


LIST OF INDIAN STATES AND UNION TERRITORIES WITH THEIR FAMOUS BIRD, TREE, FLOWER AND ANIMAL

LIST OF INDIAN STATES AND UNION TERRITORIES WITH THEIR FAMOUS BIRD, TREE, FLOWER AND ANIMAL   State/UT Flower Bird Animal Tree Andhra Pradesh Lotus Indian roller Blackbuck Neem Arunachal Pradesh Lady slipper orchid Great hornbill Mithun Hollong Read More


Mineral Production in India

 Mineral Production in India Apatite West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh     Asbestos Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh     Barytes Himachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan     Chromite Orissa, Maharashtra and Karnataka Read More


Key Research Institute

Key Research Institute Institute Location     Indian Agricultural Research Institute New Delhi     Chinese, Indian Institute of Technology   Kanpur     National Dairy Research Institute Karnal &nbs Read More


TOP CROP PRODUCING STATE IN INDIA

TOP CROP PRODUCING STATE IN INDIA Largest Total Food Grains producing state in India is Uttar Pradesh  Largest Rice producing state in India is West Bengal  Largest Wheat producing state in India is Uttar Pradesh  Largest Maize producing state in India is Andhra Pradesh  Largest Coarse Cereal producing state in India is Karnataka, Rajasthan  Largest Oilseeds producing state in India is Gujarat&n Read More


Countries and their Major Industries

Countries and their Major Industries Afghanistan—Carpets, wool, dry and fresh fruits. Australia—Wheat, wool, meat, dairy products. Austria—Machinery, textile, leather goods. Belgium—Glass, textiles. Brazil—Coffee. Canada—Wheat, machinery, newsprint. Chile—Copper. China—Rice, tea, silk, iron and steel, oil refining. Cuba—Sugar, Tobacco. Denmark—D Read More


Some interesting facts about Moon

Some interesting facts about Moon 1. Distance from Earth – 3,82,200 km. 2. Diameter – 3,475 km. 3. Mass (with respect to Earth) – 1 : 8.1. 4. Ratio of Gravitational Pull of Moon and Earth – 1 : 6. 5. Part of Moon not visible from Earth – 41 %. 6. Maximum distance from Earth (Apogee) – 4,06,000 km. 7. Minimum distance from Earth (Periqee) – 3,64,000 km. 8. Revolution peri Read More


Fairs /Festivals in India

Fairs /Festivals in India STATES FESTIVALS     Andhra Pradesh Ugadi     Arunanchal Pradesh Losar     Assam  Bihu     Bihar Chhath & Read More


Recognised Biosphere Reserve (India)

Indian Biosphere Reserves added to UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserve Ten of the eighteen biosphere reserves are a part of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves, based on the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme list.   Name   States   Year         Read More


Important Lakes in India

Important Lakes in India   LAKE STATE     Dal Lake Jammu & Kashmir     Pulicat Lake Tamil Nadu     Chilka Lake Odisha     Wular Lake Jammu Read More


Largest in World

LARGEST IN WORLD Largest Continent Asia   Largest Palace Istana Nurul Iman           Largest Ocean Pacific   Largest Dam Three Georges (China)           Read More


IMPORTANT INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY LINES

IMPORTANT INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY LINES : BOUNDARY COUNTRIES     Durand Line (Drawn in 1896) Pakistan & Afghanistan     Radcliff Line (Drawn in 1947) India & Pakistan     Mc.Mohan Line (Drawn in 1914) India & Read More


Important River Valley Projects India

IMPORTANT RIVER VALLEY PROJECTS PROJECT RIVER STATE       Bhakra Nangal Project  Satluj  Punjab       Rthand Son Uttar Pradesh       Kosi Read More


Nick Name of Indian Places

Nick Name of Indian Places   Nick Name Place     Golden City Amritsar     Manchester of India Ahmedabad     City of seven islands Read More


Important Indian Towns on Rivers

IMPORTANT INDIAN TOWNS ON RIVERS : RIVER TOWN     Allahabad At the confluence of the Ganga and Yamuna     Patna Ganga     Varanasi Ganga     kanpur Ganga Read More


World Geographical Surnames

WORLD'S GEOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES : SURNAME NAME     Bengal's Sorrow Damodar River     Blue Mountains Nilgiri hills     City of Sky Scrapers New York     City o Read More


Longest,Largest,Highest and Smallest of India

1) Busiest Airport ( With  Aircraft movements , Cargo handled and Total Passenger Traffic) 2014-2015  :  Indira Gandhi International Airport (Delhi)   2) Place Of Heaviest Rainfall : Mawsynram (Meghalaya)   3) Tallest statue   --------  Veera abhaya anjaneya hanuman swami  (Andhra pardesh)   4) Maximum number of dams   ---- Maharashtra (1693)   5) Read More





 

 

 

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