Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedin1.Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM Ahmedabad or IIMA) is a public business school located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. It was the second Indian Institute of Management (IIM) to be established, after IIM Calcutta. 2. Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) is a public business school located in Bangalore, Karnataka, India. Founded in 1973, it was the third IIM to be established, after IIM Calcutta and IIM Ahmedabad. Address: Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560076 Campus size: 40 ha Director: G. Raghuram 3.Indian Institute of Management,
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedin1. Agra Fort Located near the Taj Mahal, it is one of the most important forts built by the great Mughals. The Khas Mahal inside the fort is a white marble palace and is one of the best examples of paintings on marble. It was built with redstone by 2.Purana Qila by HUMAYUN Purana Qila is situated on the banks of River Yamuna where
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinRam Nath Kovind elected as India’s 14th President Former governor Ram Nath Kovind was elected as India’s 14th President. He will be only the second Dalit leader after RK Narayanan since Independence to occupy India’s highest ceremonial post. In the final vote count, NDA nominee Kovind received 65.6% votes translating into 702,044 electoral college votes, while UPA candidate Meira Kumar managed to get 34.35% (367,314 votes). 522 MPs voted
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinWorld Heritage City The Ahmedabad city has been declared as a World Heritage City (WHC) at the 41st session of UNESCO’s world heritage committee at Krakow in Poland. With this, the 606-year-old walled city of Ahmedabad, which was founded by Sultan Ahmed Shah, has become India’s first World Heritage City. The city was also the center for India’s non-violent freedom struggle led by Mahatma Gandhi. The walled city has
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedin(Junko Ishibashi), Japanese mountaineer (born Sept. 22, 1939, Miharu, Japan—died Oct. 20, 2016, Kawagoe, Japan), was the first woman to reach the summit of Mt. Everest, a feat she achieved on May 16, 1975. By 1992 Tabei had become the first woman to summit the highest mountain on each of the seven continents—the so-called Seven Summits. Her interest in mountaineering was ignited by a classroom mountain-climbing expedition when she was a child. She
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedinIt comprises of five rings or circles, linked together to represent the sporting friendship of all people. The rings also symbolize the continents Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and America. Each ring is of a different colour, i.e., blue, yellow, black, green and red. The symbol was originally designed in 1912 by Baron Pierre de Coubertin, co-founder of the modern Olympic Games. Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedin
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedin1. Luna 2 It is the first human-made object to reach the surface of the moon. It was the Soviet Union’s mission on September 14, 1959. 2. Ranger 4 It is the first USA spacecraft launched by NASA to reach the surface of the moon on April 23, 1962. 3. Luna 9 This spacecraft was launched by the Soviet Union. It performed the first successful soft
Share this…FacebookTwitterLinkedin1. Wisteria Tunnel It is one of the most beautiful flower park tunnels in the world. It is a wide collection of wisteria flowers (symbol of love and affection). 2. Yew Tree Tunnel. The yew trees in this garden are about 250 years old. It is one of the most beautiful gardens in the world. It has been an inspiration for writers.