The Munich Agreement and the road to World War II, 80 years ago

🕔16:50, 2.Sep 2019

On 2nd September 1, 1939 — German troops marched into Poland, triggering the beginning of World War II. World War II, also called Second World War, was a conflict that involved virtually every part of the world during the years

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Flood Management

🕔12:38, 10.Aug 2019

What is a flood?  When water inundates land that is normally dry, this is called a flood. Floods are a natural process and are the most common of all natural disasters. A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land. One of the highly

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🕔18:14, 6.Aug 2019

URBAN FLOODS Floods are a natural process and are the most common of all-natural disasters. A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land that is usually dry. One of the highly flood-prone countries in the world is India.

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Gender gap narrows in migration for jobs

🕔11:24, 27.Jul 2019

News Across various education levels, men are more likely to migrate for work than women, according to the 2011 census data, although there has been some improvement. More in News The census gives data on persons who migrated for work

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Migration from UP, Bihar disproportionately high

🕔12:42, 24.Jul 2019

Download PDF News Uttar Pradesh and Bihar have a disproportionately high number of out-migrants, while migrants constitute more than one-third of the population in metros like Delhi and Mumbai, according to data on migrants from Census 2011 which has just

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Pothamalamenhirs Stand Guard On Ancient Necropolis

🕔17:41, 12.Jul 2019

The sighting of new menhirs in Kerala has thrown light on the possible existence of a major ancient necropolis there. Read this article to know more about the pothamalamenhirs stand guard on ancient necropolis. Details It is perhaps the largest-ever

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Walker Circulation Southern Oscillation- El Nino and La Nina

🕔16:52, 8.Jul 2019

El Nino and La Nina For understanding the phenomena of El Nino and La Nina, first, we need to understand Walker Circulation. Trade winds, Westerlies, and Polar Easterlies form the general circulation patterns of the atmosphere. But there are some

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The Enduring Legacy Of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Of Punjab

🕔11:51, 28.Jun 2019

On June 27, a statue of Ranjit Singh, who ruled Punjab for almost four decades (1801-39), was inaugurated in Lahore. June 27 was the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh About Maharaja Ranjit Singh Ranjit Singh was born on November

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Heat Waves : Formation, Prevalence & Prevention

🕔14:26, 20.Jun 2019

Download PDF The heatwave is a period of abnormally high temperatures, more than the normal maximum temperature that occurs during the pre-monsoon (April to June) summer season. Heat waves typically occur between March to June, and in some rare cases

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World Population Projections 2019

🕔11:13, 19.Jun 2019

Download PDF Some of the key takeaways from ‘The World Population Prospects 2019’ published by the Population Division of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs.: Projected world population by 2050: The global population is projected to increase by

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