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What are the “vedas” and who wrote them ?

Vedas the old ancient scripture and text have been stated at the world’s oldest piece of literature. They were complied at a time in India when rest of the world was still busy with hunting and hardly knew about even living nicely. The Vedas (Sanskrit वेद véda, “knowledge”) , a large body of texts originated […]

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What is a Trojan and why is it named a “Trojan ” ?

A Trojan is a malicious software that is usually added to a rather useful software without the knowledge of the installer. Trojan should not be mistaken for a virus. Instead a Trojan would go into your computer masked as a safe and useful application where it would site back and wait. The Trojan then would […]

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How do a hotel get star rating ?

Hotels have been always linked at being a luxury 5 star or a normal mid-amenity 3 star, but what do this rating actually means and how hotels get their rating ? On the whole, star ratings can be very useful; if you’re just crashing for a few hours during a road trip, you don’t need […]

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What is the difference between a Hyper Market, Super Market, Departmental Store and a General Store ?

New stores are being opened up each day in various cities some call themselves supermarket while some departmenal store andwhatever. But what characteristics make a store a hypermarket, supermarket or something else.   Hypermarket Hypermarkets, like other big-box stores, typically have business models focusing on high-volume, low-margin sales. Because of their large footprints — a […]

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Why is Indian Police the way it is ?

“A functioning police state needs no police” though Burroughs did mean it this can at best be considered an utopian dream in our society. To better realize this utopian dream Indian Police Services were created.   Under the British Raj:Then India Act 13 of 1856 reformed the municipal police administration in the three Presidency capitals (Calcutta, Madras, Bombay). […]

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what is the power of “Om” ?

Om or Aum written in Devanāgari as ॐ and as ओम्, in Sanskrit known as praṇava प्रणव , Omkara, or Auṃkāra ओंकार (lit. “Auṃ form/syllable”), is a sacred/mystical syllable in the Dharma or Indian religions, i.e. Hinduism, Jainism, and Buddhism. Aum, pronounced as a long or over-long nasalized close-mid back rounded vowel, though there are […]

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Why is there a different glass for each drink?

Ever had any drink? Did you notice the cup or glass it was served in? Did you ever notice every drink has some specific glass type associated with it?  Every glass you would ever have used is made to enhance the experience you have with the liquid inside. It is made to control the temperature, the […]

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What were the world’s most impactful assassinations?

Who were the greatest people assassinated ? Great people in the time create enemies, there are people who won’t agree with their ideologies or methods and in order to stop them find no other way then to terminate them. Here is a list of the world’s most impactful assassinations that had a great impact on […]

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Who were the greatest “rock bands” that rocked the world?

The music industry has been evolving with time, so it the music scenario. Now there’s music for every personality. There’s a genre for everyone ranging from jazz to hip-hop to techno to pop. But today we talk about the greatest people in the field of rock. We give you a list of the best rock […]

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Why did Edison And Nikon Tesla became enemies ?

Thomas Alva Edison & Nikon Tesla were the two great scientist who developed many devices that have greatly influenced life around the world. But these two great men were never at ease with each other. Edison and Tesla were termed as the biggest rivals with the tales of their bitterness still repeated over time. Thomas […]