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How Personal Computers have revolutionized our lives?

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magine a life without computers in today’s world. The whole concept of communications,  utilities, education and health care would perhaps have been radically different. The inevitable question that now arises is: How then have computers revolutionized our lives? Communications Lets’s take the communication aspect first. The personal computer has unfailingly brought people the world over closer through e-mails, chatting, mobile …

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How Antibiotics And Immunizations help in maintaining good health?

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Antibiotics: An Introduction ntibiotics, also known as antibacterials, are basically antimicrobial drugs used to eliminate or prevent  bacterial infections and diseases. These either inhibit or kill bacterial growth. Certain antibiotics also  possess antiprotozoal properties.  It goes without saying that the discovery of antibiotics revolutionized the concept of medicine in the last century. Combined with vaccination, it led to the near …

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

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Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala yojana Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala yojana is Government of India’s welfare scheme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 1st May in Uttar Pradesh and in some other states. Soon it is to be launched all over India. This scheme’s objective is to provide LPG connections in the name of women who are below the poverty line and …

Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana

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Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana On 21st January, 2015 under the ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ Campaign Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana. In our nation a girl child is considered a burden from her education to the expense of her wedding so this scheme allows the guardians or parents of the girl child to save up for those expenses …

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Pradhan Mantri Koushal Vikas Yojana

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Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana is Government of India’s scheme of Skill Development Initiative where standardization and recognition of skills is done. This yojana was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 16th July, 2016. The aim of this yojana/ scheme is to encourage and enable a large percentage of Indian youth by skill …

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Oscars Awards 2016

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he 88th Academy awards took place on 28th February 2016 at Dolby Theater, Los Angeles honoring 2015’s best films. Academy Awards are commonly known as the Oscars. These are one of the most prestigious awards in the entertainment industry honoring all parts of movie making like direction, production, cinematography, costume design, music etc. This 3 and half hour ceremony was …

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Asian Games 2014

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sian games or Asiad is multi-sport event that takes place every four years and as its name indicates only athletes from Asia are allowed to participate. The most recent Asian games were conducted from September 19th to October 4th, 2014 at Incheon, South Korea . It was the 17th Asian games to ever take place. The right to host the …

Nobel Awards 2015

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oble prize is a set of annual international awards that take place in Stockholm, Sweden except for the Nobel peace prize that takes place in Oslo, Norway. The laureates or winners of this award are bestowed with a diploma, a sum of money that the Nobel Foundation decides and a gold medal that is a mixture of gold and silver. …

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Rio Olympics 2016 overview

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lympics have always been one of the most prestigious sporting events and this year the honour of hosting the Summer Olympics was given to Brazil. They conducted the Olympics from August 5th to August 21st in Brazil’s city of Rio de Janeiro. This Olympics is commonly called as Rio 2016. Rio 2016 was riddled with controversies and fear of Zika …

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Income Declaration Scheme 2016

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Money plays major part in every day activities of people and society. Money is needed to purchase services or goods for living purpose . To earn money people start doing job or business . From the first day of  earning ‘ Income management’ is important for all to plan their future. As a part of society everyone has citizenship of …

Brexit : Some facts you need to know.

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What is Brexit? The exit of Britain from the European Union has been referred to as “Brexit.” This combination of names has come into politics right out of Hollywood where celebrity couples names are often combined to get one name. In June this year, the people of United Kingdom voted to show whether they wanted United Kingdom remain a member …

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Open Universities in India

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pen Universities are those universities that do not need any entry prerequisites. It has an open-door policy for academics. The open Universities are different from Correspondence study. They have other policies of learning methodology. In India there are a number of Open Universities which can be checked at the Distance Education Council (DEC). Some of them are listed below: Ignited …