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    Important GK Questions about Sikh Gurus?

    1. Who was founder of Sikh Religion? Ans: Guru Nanak 2. Whose teaching are composed in Adi Granth or Granth Sahib? Ans: Guru Nanak 3. Who Invented a new script called "Guru-Mukhi". Ans: Guru Angad 4. Langar was started by which Guru? Ans: Guru Amardas 5. Who Led struggle against Sati and...
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    Get real on Swachh: on manual scavenging - 19 July 2017 - The Hindu

    Source - The Hindu Despite the most stringent (strict) penal (relating to) provisions in the law against manual scavenging (search for and collect (anything usable) from discarded waste), it continues in parts of India. The recent order of the Madras High Court asking the Centre and the Tamil...
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    Forever young: on Roger Federer's longevity - 18 July 2017 - The Hindu

    Source - The Hindu Wimbledon’s greatest illusion is the sense of timelessness it evokes (bring or recall (a feeling, memory, or image) to the conscious mind). Over the past fortnight on its hallowed (honour as holy) lawns, one of its finest champions managed to pull off a similar impression. At...
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    A looming threat: on the TB crisis - 17 July 2017 - The Hindu

    Source - The Hindu About 5,500 of over 76,000 children tested in nine Indian cities have been diagnosed with tuberculosis, 9% of them with multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB), highlighting the silent spread of the disease. Though the actual prevalence (commonness) of MDR-TB among children in India...
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    Unsurprising verdict: on TN's quota for medical students - 15 July 2017 - The Hindu

    Source : The Hindu The Madras High Court verdict striking down the Tamil Nadu government order that had earmarked (designate for a particular purpose) 85% of seats in undergraduate medical and dental courses for students from the State Board is no surprise at all. Once it was laid down by law...
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    Trigonometry Questions Part 10