1. Maruti Alto 800 – Rs. 2.38 Lakhs January 14, 2016: Maruti Suzuki has announced that it will now offering driver airbag in its Alto series. The safety feature will be provided as an optional attribute from the base variant of Alto 800. The addition means that the buyers can now experience improved safety in Maruti’s entry-level hatchback. The carmaker is also offering left side rear view mirror with all variants of Alto. The announcement comes at a time when Indian Government recently said that it will make airbags mandatory…
Freedom fighters in tamilnadu 1. Chinnaswami Subramanya Bharathiyar Mahakavi Subramanya Bharathiyar was born to Chinnasami Subramanya Iyer and Lakhsmiammaal as “Subbayya” on December 11, 1881 in the Tamilnadu village of Ettayapuram. He was educated at a local high school called “The M.D.T. Hindu College” in Tirunelveli. From a very young age he learnt music and at 11th, he learnt songs. It was here that he was conferred the title of “Bharathi” (one blessed by Saraswati, the goddess of learning).
1. Anushka Sweety Shetty (born 7 November 1981), better known by her stage name Anushka Shetty is an Indian film actress and model who works predominantly in Telugu and Tamil films. She made her acting debut through the 2005 Telugu film Super. She went on to star in a number of Telugu films such as Vikramarkudu (2006), Arundhati (2009), Vedam (2010), Rudramadevi (2015), Size Zero (2015) and Baahubali: The Beginning (2015). After starring in a series of high-budget productions, she established herself as one of the leading actresses in Telugu…
1. 9 out of 10 people believe Thomas Edison invented the light bulb. This isn’t true; Joseph Swan did.
1. Cheetah : The cheetah, also known as the hunting leopard, is a big cat that occurs mainly in eastern and southern Africa and a few parts of Iran. The only extant member of the genus Acinonyx, it is placed in the subfamily Felinae Scientific name: Acinonyx jubatus Speed: 110 – 120 km/h (In Short Bursts, Running) Conservation status: Vulnerable (Population decreasing) Mass: 21 – 72 kg (Adult) Trophic level: Carnivorous Height: 66 – 94 cm (Adult, At Shoulder)
1. The Telephone The telephone is an instrument that converts voice and sound signals into electrical impulses for transmission by wire to a different location, where another telephone receives the electrical impulses and turns them back into recognizable sounds. In 1875, Alexander Graham Bell built the first telephone that transmitted electrically the human voice.
1. Blood Vessels in Human Body There are 62,000 miles of blood vessels in the human body – laid end to end they would circle the earth 2.5 times.
1. Bogota, Colombia While security in Colombia has improved significantly in recent years, violence by narco-terrorist groups continues to affect some rural areas as well as the capital city, Bogota. In August 2010, a car bomb exploded outside the Caracol radio station in Bogota and in October, Colombian authorities claimed that they had foiled another car bomb attack directed at the National Administrative Center in Bogota. Some criminal organizations continue to kidnap and hold civilians for ransom or as political bargaining chips. The fact that Colombia has one of the…
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1. HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) is located less than five flying hours from half of the world’s population and is the third busiest International passenger airport in the world. In 2010, some 50.9 million passengers travelled through HKIA, connecting approximately 160 destinations, through about 900 daily flights by over 95 airlines.