GK -General Knowledge for PSC and UPSC Exams from GKTODAY this week

Local Self Government in India, for the first time was introduced by Answer:Lord Rippon The war between India and China took place in? Answer:1962 Mixed Colony system was introduced by: Answer:Albuquerque. As the Portuguese Viceroy in India, Albuquerque encouraged mixed marriages with the intent of procuring fresh recruits, especially in the form of More...

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By gktoday On Monday, June 20th, 2016

The first president of India declared elected as President without a contest

Who  is the first president of India declared elected as President without a contest? Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy In 1977 — for the seventh Presidential election — 37 candidates filed their nominations. On scrutiny, More...

By gktoday On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

International Year of Soils

The United Nations general assembly has declared the year 2015 as International Year of Soils. The International Year of Soils aims to be a platform for raising awareness of the importance of soils for food security More...

By gktoday On Sunday, January 4th, 2015

The official Mscot of the 35th National Games of India

Ammu The Great Indian Hornbill or christened as Ammu, the state bird of the Kerala, is the official Mscot of the 35th National Games of India. 35th National Games 2014 Kerala will be held from 21st February to 7th More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Quiz about the Gods Own Country Kerala

Kerala, regionally referred to as Keralam, is a state in the south-west region of India on the Malabar coast. It was formed on 1 November 1956 as per the States Reorganisation Act by combining various Malayalam-speaking More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Time Zone,Taiga Belt,Selvas,Semangs,Pangong Tso and more…

Mansarover Lake: is in Tibet. Near it, the rivers having their source are the Brahamputra, the Sutlej and the Indus. Maoris (Tribes): are the original inhabitants of New Zealand. Masai (Tribes): of the East African More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

GK bytes !

Agronomy: Soil manage­ment and production of field crops is known as Agronomy. Aleurone layer: is that part of the grain in cereals where much of the protein lies. Alluvial soil: is the richest and most fertile More...

By gktoday On Thursday, January 16th, 2014

GK Today Quiz Contest Correct Answers and the Winners list

Dear Generalknowledgetoday Quiz Participants, thanks for participating in the gk today’s quiz contest No.1 dated January 10 and here is are the correct answers along with the winners name 1[A] 2[B] 3[D] 4[B] More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Quiz Time !General Knowledge todays Quiz Questions of the day !

1. The drugs used to reduces body temperature is called a)antipyretics, b) anticyptics, c)antibody, d) antithermo 2. The National Chemical Laboratory is situated in a)Pune b) mumbai c) kolkata d)bangalore 3. Which More...

By gktoday On Saturday, November 24th, 2012

Todays General Knowledge Quiz .Let’s Start Posting your answers !

1. Who said that “Parliamentary democracy means one individual and one vote”? a) Jawaharlal Nehru b) M.K. Gandhi c) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar     d) Sardar Patel 2.The political leader who worked in The ‘Marmic’ More...