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What is Mission Shakti? Name the Missile & satellite used in it?

Mission Shakti

What was the test? On March 27, 2019 India conducted Mission Shakti, an anti-satellite missile test, from the Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam Island launch complex. This was a technological mission carried out by DRDO. The satellite used in the mission was one of India’s existing satellites operating in lower orbit. The test was fully successful and achieved all …

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Why is Winston Churchill’s speech known as the ‘Iron Curtain speech’?

Winston Churchill

In the “Iron Curtain speech” Winston Churchill drew attention to the fundamental split in Europe between the Eastern Bloc and the West, though at that stage (March 1946) there were no formal alliances. He had a fear of another world war that involves fighting against the communist regime and that the so called iron curtain is blocking some of the …

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New Year Celebrations Around The World

Hindi poetry about New Year Wishes नव वर्ष की अभिलाषा

New Year is one of the oldest festive occasions, which is universally celebrated. It is the time when people celebrate the arrival of the forthcoming year and bid goodbye to the year that has passed by. New Year is celebrated all over the world, though not necessarily on 1st of January. It is interesting to note that not all the …

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Christmas Around The World: Christian Culture

Christmas Wishes - Wishes for Christmas, Christmas Wish Ideas

Christmas is one of the important Christian festivals, celebrated with great fanfare around the world. The day, which is observed on 25 December, is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Lord Jesus Christ. It is a holiday season in many countries of the world, where Christianity is the predominant religion. While the festival is celebrated with enthusiasm worldwide, the customs …

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FIFA World Cup Finals Winners

FIFA World Cup

The FIFA World Cup is an international association football competition established in 1930. It is contested by the men’s national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport’s global governing body. The tournament has taken place every four years, except in 1942 and 1946, when the competition was cancelled due to World War II. The …

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Most players in a football exhibition match

Chile Guinness World Records: Most players in a football exhibition match

Santiago, Chile – May 26, 2016 – Chileans in Santiago broke the Guinness World Records world record for the most soccer players participating in a football match that went on for 120 hours; a record 2,357 people took turns to keep the ball rolling during more than 120 hours of action, with the score an incredible 505-504 at full time. …

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मां, मेरी मां, प्यारी मां मम्मा: कैलाश खेर का दसविदानिया फिल्म से गीत

मां, मेरी मां, प्यारी मां मम्मा - कैलाश खेर Hindi Film Song on Mother

Dasvidaniya (दसविदानिया) is a Bollywood film released on 7 November 2008. The name of the movie is a pun on the list of ten things to be done before death made by Vinay Pathak, and is a play on the Russian phrase до свидания (do svidaniya), meaning good bye. Amar Kaul (Vinay Pathak) is a 37-year-old accounts manager at a …

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Kabuliwala: Bengali short story written by Rabindranath Tagore

Kabuliwala - Rabindranath Tagore Classic English Short Story

My five years’ old daughter Mini cannot live without chattering. I really believe that in all her life she has not wasted a minute in silence. Her mother is often vexed at this, and would stop her prattle, but I would not. To see Mini quiet is unnatural, and I cannot bear it long. And so my own talk with …

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World Records

World Records: A world record is usually the best global performance ever recorded and verified in a specific skill or sport. The book Guinness World Records collates and publishes notable records of all types, from first and best to worst human achievements, to extremes in the natural world and beyond. Guinness Book of World Records Biggest bran flake Biggest cat …

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