China’s CRH380A -the fastest train in operation in the world today

Chinese railway officials say the CRH380A, designed to operate at a cruising speed of 380 kph, is the fastest train in operation in the world today. China played host to railway authorities and railway experts from around the world in Beijing , and used the opportunity to showcase a high-speed train that clocked the fastest ever speed in a test run More...

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By gktoday On Wednesday, May 5th, 2010
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Worlds Highest Mountain Peaks

Country, Peaks,  Height in metre Asia Everest (Himalaya-Nepal/Tibet) 8,848 Asia Godwin Austen (Karakoram-India) 8,611 Asia Kanchenjunga (Himalaya India / Nepal) 8,598 Asia Lhotse (Himalaya-Nepal-China) 8,501 Asia Makalu More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, April 6th, 2010
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Burj Khalifa-The Tallest Building in the World

The world’s tallest animal is a giraffe and the world’s known tallest man is Robert Pershing Wadlow. The giraffe is 5.49m (18 ft.), the man is 2.55m (8ft. 11.1 in.). The world’s More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 27th, 2010
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The largest and oldest bank in India

State Bank of India (SBI) is the largest and oldest bank in India. It is also, measured by the number of branch offices and employees, the largest bank in the world. Established in 1806 as Bank of Bengal, it remains More...

By gktoday On Saturday, February 21st, 2009
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GK Questions Related to Largest Smallest Highest in the World

Which is the Largest Continent Ans : Asia Which is the Largest Island Ans : Greenland Which is the Largest Ocean Ans : Pacific Which is the Largest Peninsula Ans : Arabia Which is the Largest Freshwater Lake Ans More...

By gktoday On Thursday, January 15th, 2009
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World’s Largest Biggest Smallest Speedest Longest things

Which is the Largest Continent Ans : Asia Which is the Largest Island Ans : Greenland Which is the Largest Ocean Ans : Pacific Which is the Largest Peninsula Ans : Arabia Which is the Largest Freshwater Lake Ans More...