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English Revolution and Seven Year Global War (1754-63)

English Revolution and Seven Year Global War (1754-63) The English Revolution There were struggles for democracy against the rule of Absolute Monarchy in England. The English Civil War (1642-51) was f... »

Modern Era: Renaissance and Reformation

Modern Era: Renaissance and Reformation From 14th to 17th century some important developments like Renaissance and Reformation took place, which resulted in an end to Feudal order. Renaissance (Rebirt... »

Feudalism, Church Rule, Emergence of Merchant Class

Feudalism, Church Rule, Emergence of Merchant Class Feudalism Medieval Period in Europe was the period from 600 AD to 1500 AD Derived from the word ‘feud’, which means ‘conditional ownership of land’ ... »

OPEC, ADB, NAM, NATO

OPEC, ADB, NAM, NATO Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is an international organization and economic cartel whose missio... »

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) HQ at Jakarta (Indonesia); Established in 1967 in Bangkok via Bangkok Declaration Founding Fathers of ASEAN Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore a... »

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) An economic & geopolitical organization of 8 countries that are primarily located in South Asia Established in 1985; Secretariat – Kathmand... »

World Trade Organization (WTO)

World Trade Organization (WTO) Officially commenced on 1 January 1995 under the Marrakesh Agreement, replacing the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), which commenced in 1948 An organizatio... »

New Development Bank (BRICS Bank)

New Development Bank (BRICS Bank) New Development Bank (BRICS Bank) Agreed in 5th BRICS summit held in Durban, South Africa in 2013 6th BRICS summit held in Fortaleza, Brazil, 2014, signed the documen... »

World Bank (WB)

World Bank (WB) HQ – Washington Set up in 1944 with a charter to drive post-World War II reconstruction Officially known as IBRD ( International bank for reconstruction and Development) Provide long t... »

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Bretton Woods Bretton Woods is a place in New Hampshire State of USA, just like BASEL is a city in Switzerland In 1944, President Roosevelt hosted a conference here, ... »

United Nations Organization (UNO)

United Nations Organization (UNO) An intergovernmental organization established on 24 October 1945 to promote international co-operation As a replacement for the ineffective League of Nations, the org... »

Science Day, White Fi, NOFN, AIM, SETU, DISHA

Science Day, White Fi, NOFN, AIM, SETU, DISHA National Science Day  – Feb 28 To mark the discovery of the ‘Raman Effect’, for which a Nobel Prize winning research paper submitted by Sir C.V. Raman was... »

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