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Agra is city of Taj. Yet there is lack of common tiolet facilities. This causes problems of unclean environment. Now there is some sort of awakening in this respect....
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It is revealed that full body scanners employed at air ports may cause cancer. See the...
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Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio is teaming up with his father George to produce a new movie about the assassination of US president John F Kennedy. Dailysatr.co.uk reports...
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Prince Charles states publicly that his wife Camilla could be Queen London, Nov 20 (ANI): Prince Charles has for the first time publicly stated that his wife Camilla could be...
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Indira Gandhi, Mother Teresa among Time's 25 most influential women Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi and Albanian nun Mother Teresa, who...
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Honeymoon murder in an African safari A fairytale wedding in Mumbai followed by honeymoon in picturesque Cape Town, South Africa, ended on a tragic note for Anni Dewani....
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Albert Einstein said: We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made. :) :)
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India is the only country other than US and Japan, to have built a super computer indigenously. :) :)
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India is the largest English speaking nation in the world. :) :)
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India has the second largest pool of Scientists and Engineers in the World. :) :)
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The place value system, the decimal system was developed in India in 100 BC. :) :)
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The four religions born in India, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism, are followed by 25% of the world's population. :) :)
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When many cultures were only nomadic forest dwellers over 5000 years ago, Indians established Harappan culture in Sindhu Valley (Indus Valley Civilization). :)
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Sushruta is the father of surgery. 2600 years ago he and health scientists of his time conducted complicated surgeries like cesareans, cataract, artificial limbs, fractures,...
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Chess (Shataranja or AshtaPada) was invented in India. :)
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According to Saka King Rudradaman I of 150 CE a beautiful lake called Sudarshana was constructed on the hills of Raivataka during Chandragupta Maurya's time. :) :)
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The earliest reservoir and dam for irrigation was built in Saurashtra. :)
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IEEE has proved what has been a century old suspicion in the world scientific community that the pioneer of wireless communication was Prof. Jagdish Bose and not Marconi. :)
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Algebra, trigonometry and calculus came from India. Quadratic equations were by Sridharacharya in the 11th century. The largest numbers the Greeks and the Romans used were 106...
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The value of pi was first calculated by Budhayana, and he explained the concept of what is known as the Pythagorean Theorem. He discovered this in the 6th century long before the...
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