United Nations (UN)

In 1945, representatives of 50 countries met in San Francisco at the United Nations Conference on International Organization to draw up the United Nations Charter. The United Nations officially came into existence on 24th October 1945, when the Charter had been ratifie…

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International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER)

ITER (originally an acronym standing for International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor ) is an international tokamak (magnetic confinement fusion) research/engineering project designed to demonstrate the scientific and technological feasibility of a full-scale fusi…

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Career Development

Individuals need to develop newer and better skills to promote and achieve a higher organizational level. Organizations must also be diligent in designing and developing their employees' career advancement programs. Organizations must be different in designing and …

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Nutrient Composition of Food

Food can be classified into: Energy-giving food-------- Carbohydrates and fats Body Building Food -------Proteins Protective Food-------------Minerals and Vitamins Carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins, minerals, water and roughage are seven essential components of t…

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Sport Awards in India

Arjuna Awards: The Arjuna Awards were established and instituted in 1961. To be eligible for the Award, a sportsperson should have had not only good performance consistently for the previous three years at the international level with excellence for the year for which …

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Retail Marketing

Retail marketing includes activities and processes of selling to ultimate consumers for their personal, family and household use. Retailers are middlemen who procure goods from the wholesalers and sell the product to the end-users or consumers. They cater to the custom…

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The Peninsular Plateau of India

The Peninsular Plateau of India is a part of the ancient Gondwanaland and is in a triangular shape. This plateau average height is between 600 to 900 m. It extends from the alluvial plains of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar towards the south and encompasses the whole of the …

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Corporate Restructuring

The corporate restructuring includes various forms of collaborations, such as takeovers, mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs, leveraged buyouts etc. It refers to an alteration or change in the asset mix, ownership, business mix and alliance with another company with a…

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Policies of British Empire in India

The administrative policy of the Company underwent frequent changes during the long period between 1757 to 1857. To increase the Company's profit and be sustainable for the long term, the British held over India; they passed many acts in India during their period …

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The Great Plains of India

The great Plain of India is also called the Indus-Ganga-Brahmaputra plain. It extends for a distance of about 3200 km and its width varies from 150 km to 300 km. The plain was formed due to the filling of marine depressions by detrital materials brought by water. Plain…

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