Mar 212015
 
Top 10 People Who Changed the World

This topic is just like debating that who is greatest — Jesus or Muhammad? Both of them have their respective specifications and they can’t be equated with each other. In an attempt to focus some greatest souls across the world, TopYaps lists top 10 famous people, better known for their unparalleled contribution in changing the course of world, the course of history. 10. Bill Gates: Bill Gates created his first computer program while still at high school, co-founded Microsoft in 1977, and by 1993 was […]

List of 6 famous Indians who died in air crashes

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Nov 012014
 
List of 6 famous Indians who died in air crashes

Flights are scrutinized, investigated and monitored by well trained professionals before they take off, making it one of the fastest and safest forms of transportation available in modern times. It is said travelling by air is much safer than traveling by train or on roads. Unfortunately, things go wrong as they are bound to and accidents do happen. Many Indians have lost their lives in air crashes; some to due unavoidable accidents, some due to human blunders and some because of negligence. Many of those […]

Let’s Know Top 10 Mysteries of the First Humans

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Oct 012014
 
Let's Know Top 10 Mysteries of the First Humans

Humans are unique among life on this planet, and much remains a mystery as to how we evolved. What steps came first? Why did we evolve this way and not that direction? Why are we the only human species left? What other paths might we have gone down in our evolution? And what directions might we go from here? Why did we grow large brains? There is no question that our large brains have provided humans an extraordinary advantage in the world. Still, the human […]

Shaheed Divas, 23rd March, Tribute to our heroes

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Mar 232014
 
Shaheed Divas, 23rd March, Tribute to our heroes

Bhagat Singh was hanged to death on March 23, 1931. Singh was hanged an hour ahead of the official time Bhagat Singh was secretly cremated on the banks of the river Sutlej by jail authorities March 23 is marked as his martyrdom day. He wrote a 404 page diary between September 1929 till the day before he was hung on March 23 1931. On June 12, 1929 Bhagat Singh and BK Dutt both were convicted by court under Section 307 of the Indian Penal Code […]

Top 5 famous female freedom fighters of India

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Mar 092014
 
Top 5 famous female freedom fighters of India

We have heard countless tales of the bravery of these women; the ones who fought for the freedom of India alongside their male counterparts. You may know of their prowess in the freedom struggle, but do you know their education background? Education makes a person who he or she is in life. What have these 5 famous women freedom fighters of India studied? 1. Rani Laxmi Bai Also famously known as Rani of Jhansi, Rani Laxmi Bai broke defined female stereotypes by donning the attire […]

Top 10 Most Prominent Trains Covering the Entire History

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Feb 082014
 
Top 10 Most Prominent Trains Covering the Entire History

A transport that changed the concept of traveling. In its innovative chronicle, train has created several milestones by its service for the common passenger. Here, 10 most prominent trains covering the entire history. 10. Ghan: The Ghan is the first rail service from Adelaide to Darwin on the north-south route across Australia. It was named after the camel trains that were once the only way to cross the desert. The first train ran in 2004. It had 43 carriages, measured more than 1 km in […]

Oct 182011
 
Tajmahal will collapse within 5 years

The Great Indian Building ‘Taj Mahal’ will collapse within five years unless urgent action is taken to shore up its foundations, campaigners have warned. Within 5 years, world might see the end of this beautiful building. The 358-year-old marble mausoleum is India’s most famous tourist attraction, bringing four million visitors a year to the northern city of Agra. But the river crucial to its survival is being blighted by pollution, industry and deforestation. The Taj Mahal was built by Mogul emperor Shah Jahan, who was grief-stricken […]

Sep 052011
 
Happy Teacher's Day to the greatest teacher "Chanakya"

The great “Chanakya” truly deserves to be called the greatest teacher ever born. He should also be considered as one of the wisest men of all time. His achievement is unmatched. Chanakya used to teach in one of the top most universities ‘Takshshila’ and is also the man responsible for ‘Akhand Bharat’. Dhananda (the king of Magadh during that era) disrespected him and threw him out of his palace although Chanakya went there to warn him against the the Alexandre’s invasion in India. This made Chanakya […]

Sep 012011
 
Interesting Facts About Chanakya

Chanakaya is considered one of the greatest teachers and strategists. He was responsible for the first biggest empire of Indian history. Here, I’ve collected some interesting and unknown things about the great mentor: # Chanakaya was so intelligent and wise that he always had solutions of every problem. His anger towards Dhanananda (the emperor of Magadh) went onto make history after. # Chanakaya always believed in developing overall personality of students that’s why he trained Chandragupta Maurya from all the aspects. Chandragupta Maurya was a […]