Performance Ranking Australia topped with 80 Gold medals, 59 silver medals and 59 bronze medals followed by England (45G, 45 S AND 46 B) AND India (26 G, 2O S AND 20 B). Nine World and 91 CWG Records were broken during the 21st CWG OR Gold Coast Games. Commonwealth Games
International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted (April 17) that India would be the fastest growing major economy in the world again in 2018. According to the IMF, GDP growth of India is estimated to be 7.4 percent in 2018 and 7.8% in 2019. Since the Chinese economy is cooling and
Manika Batra inspired India to a historic gold medal with her stunning singles victories, fashioning an unthinkable 3-1 victory over four-time gold medallists Singapore in the final of the women’s team event at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. World No. 58 Batra first scored the biggest of her career
Kudos! A great feat indeed, India loves both the girls who brought pride and glory to the country in women’s 10 air pistol competition at Commonwealth Games! India’s 16-year-old Manu Bhaker comfortably won the gold in women’s 10 air pistol while Heena Sidhu staged a remarkable recovery to secure silver at
The Marathas, organised under Shivaji, posed the most formidable challenge to the Mughal Empire. Shahu the grandson of Shivaji was imprisoned by Aurangzeb in 1689 and released in 1707 after his death. Balaji Vishwanath, the Peshwa of King Shahu led the Marathas to become a strong power in the Deccan.
Battle of Plassey (1757): Misinterpretation of the Mughal firman granted to the British in 1717 and the misuse of Dastaks (free passes) became the source of constant tension between the Bengal Nawabs and EIC. Siraj-ud-daulah the young Nawab of Bengal wanted the company to work under certain restrictions but after
According to Russia’s Central Election Commission’s final results announced on March 23 incumbent Russian President Vladimir Putin was re-elected to his fourth term as Russia’s head of state during the March 18 election winning 76.69% of the ballots, while Communist Party candidate Pavel Grudinin took second place with 11.77%. Leader of