Lakshadweep -All about Lakshadweep Islands

Lakshadweep Particulars Description Area 32 sq. km Population 60,650 Capital Kavaratti Principal Languages Malayalam, Jeseri (Dweep Bhasha) and Mahal History and Geography Not much is known about the early history of these islands. The islands that were supposed to have been inhabited first are Amini, Andrott, Kavaratti, and Agatti. More...

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By gktoday On Monday, April 16th, 2012
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Indian Languages -Recognised regional languages inlcuded in the Eighth Schedule

The official language of the Republic of India is Hindi with English as an additional language for official work states in India can legislate their own official languages.Neither the Constitution of India, nor More...

By gktoday On Saturday, January 28th, 2012
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Archeological Survey of India,Anthropological Survey of India,National Museum,New Delhi and more..

Archeological Survey of India, New Delhi established in 1861, maintains 3,667 monuments of national importance (including 21 monuments, which are world heritage sites). Anthropological Survey of India, Kolkata, More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, December 13th, 2011
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India Quiz

India’s longest rail tunnel, 10.96 km long, is situated in J&K. It connects Banihal in south side to Qazigund in the north side of the mountains and thus takes passengers from the Jammu side to Kashmir side More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 3rd, 2011
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Survey Of India-The National Survey and Mapping Organisation of the country

Survey Of India, The National Survey and Mapping Organisation of the country under the Department of Science & Technology, is the OLDEST SCIENTIFIC DEPARTMENT OF THE GOVT. OF INDIA. It was set up in 1767 and More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 3rd, 2011
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Indian States and Union Territories

States Andhra Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh Assam Bihar Chhattisgarh Goa Gujarat Haryana Himachal Pradesh Jammu and Kashmir Jharkhand Karnataka Kerala Madhya Pradesh Maharashtra Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram Nagaland Orissa Punjab Rajasthan Sikkim Tamil More...

By gktoday On Monday, October 3rd, 2011
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National Aquatic Animal of India

National Aquatic Animal River Dolphin is the National Aquatic Animal of India. This mammal is also said to represent the purity of the holy Ganga as it can only survive in pure and fresh water. Platanista gangetica More...

By gktoday On Saturday, July 16th, 2011
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Indian Armed Forces

Indian Armed Forces The Government of India is responsible for ensuring the defence of India and every part thereof. The Supreme Command of the Indian Armed Forces vests in the President. The responsibility More...

By gktoday On Saturday, July 16th, 2011
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List of State-wise National Highways in India

List of State-wise National Highways in India Sl. No. Name of State National Highway No. Total Length (in km) 1 Andhra Pradesh 4, 5, 7, 9, 16, 18, 43, 63, 202, 205, 214, 214A, 219, 221 & 222 4472 2 Arunachal More...

By gktoday On Sunday, June 26th, 2011
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India-Facts about India

Interesting Facts about India India never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of history. When many cultures were only nomadic forest dwellers over 5000 years ago, Indians established Harappan culture More...