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The lady of the well

The d’sauza chawl in mahim,Mumbai,is one of the haunted places in India.The story behind the place is that ,there is well inside the compound.A women fell down into well while getting water from the well and she died.Many times people… Continue Reading →

Marine commando force

MARCOS, previously named as Marine Commando Force (MCF), is the special forces unit of the Indian Navy. created for conducting special operations such as Amphibious warfare, Counter-terrorism, Direct action, Special reconnaissance, Unconventional warfare, Hostage rescue, Personnel recovery, Combat search and… Continue Reading →

Father of Indian Cinema

Dhundiraj Govind Phalke , popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke (30 April 1870 – 16 February 1944), was an Indian producer-director-screenwriter, known as the Father of Indian cinema. Starting with his debut film, Raja Harishchandra in 1913, now known as India’s… Continue Reading →

Indian spy

In 1986 during the Mizo National Front insurgency where Laldenga’s army was holding the Indian state to ransom, an Indian spy penetrated the Mizo National Army and won over six of the seven closest aides of Laldenga. The core of… Continue Reading →

International fleet review

The prowess and capabilities of the Indian Navy along with Navies of several other countries will be at display at the International Fleet Review 2016 which will be held in Visakhapatnam from February 4 to February 8. President Pranab Mukherjee,… Continue Reading →

Tallest skyscraper in India

The Imperial is a twin-tower residential skyscraper complex in Mumbai, India that are the tallest completed buildings in the country. The towers are located in Tardeo, South Mumbai. Construction was completed and the towers were inaugurated in 2010. The Imperial… Continue Reading →

Navararti

Navaratri is a festival dedicated to the worship of the Hindu deity Durga. The word Navaratri means ‘nine nights’ in Sanskrit, nava meaning nine and ratri meaning nights.During these nine nights and ten days, nine forms of Devi are worshipped…. Continue Reading →

First Indian Miss World

Reita Faria Powell (born c. 1945)is an Indian model, doctor and beauty queen who won Miss World 1966, to become the first Asian woman to win the event. She went on to become the first Miss World winner to qualify… Continue Reading →

Bombay Blood Group

The h/h blood group, also known as Oh or the Bombay blood group, is a rare blood type. This blood phenotype was first discovered in Bombay, now Mumbai, by Dr. Y. M. Bhende in 1952. This very rare phenotype is… Continue Reading →

Manohar Parrikar and Nandan Nilekani

Manohar Parrikar is the defence minsister of India from 9 November 2014. He was also Chief Minister of Goa. Nandan Nilekani is one of the founders of Infosys and was the Chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)…. Continue Reading →

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