Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) was the sixteenth President of the United States. He led the country during American Civil War and thus preserved Union and abolished slavery.
Acropolis of Athens
The Acropolis of Athens is a historical site of many Greek religious and ceremonial buildings, such as Parthenon, located on a high rock in the city of Athens, Greece.
Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) was the leader of Nazi Party in Germany. He held absolute control of Germany through his Nazi party for many years leading up to and during the World War 2.
Akbar (1542-1605) was the third emperor of the Mughal dynasty and ruled over large part of Indian subcontinent from 1556 to 1605. He is considered as one of the greatest Indian emperors.
Alan Turing (1912-1954) was a British mathematician and cryptanalyst. He played a key role in deciphering the German enigma code during World War 2.
Albert Einstein (1879-1955) was a renowned physicist. He developed special and general theory of relativity and many other significant papers.
Amazon Rainforest is a huge rainforest which covers area of the basin of Amazon river in South America. It represents around half of the world's total rainforests.
Amazon.com is a major online retail company. It was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos. The company also sells consumer electronics such as Kindle and Fire phone, and also provides cloud computing services.
Angkor Wat is the site of large temple complex built in the 12th century A.D. and located in ancient city of Angkor in Cambodia.
Apple Inc. is a company that sells some of the most popular consumer electronic devices such as iPhone, iPad etc. It was founded in 1976 by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
Architecture of India
Architecture of India has evolved over its long history and it absorbed various indigenous and foreign influences based on political, religious and cultural factors.
Ashoka the Great, (304-232 BC) was the ruler of Mauryan empire and reigned over most of the Indian sub-continent . He later embraced non-violence and helped to spread Buddhism throughout Asia.
Australia is a large country located in Southern hemisphere and is surrounded by the Indian and pacific ocean.
Bhakti movement was a movement in Hinduism that emphasized on devotion towards God and spread its message among common people through poems, songs and music.
Big Ben is a famous iconic clock tower located in London, United Kingdom. Big Ben actually is the name of the huge bell inside this clock tower.
Black Hole is super massive matter condensed into a very tiny space so that its gravitational force become so large that not even light can escape from it. Since no light escapes from its surface they appear black.
Brazil is the largest country in South America.
British Rule in India
British rule in India comprises of two phases, the first phase in which East India company ruled in India from 1757 to 1857 and second phase when it was ruled directly under British government from 1858 to 1947.
Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world with a height of 828 metres. It is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and was opened in 2010.
C. V. Raman
C. V. Raman (1888-1970) was an Indian physicist who won Nobel Prize in physics in 1930 for his work on scattering of light. Annual national science day is celebrated in India to commemorate his discovery of Raman effect.