Yuri Gagarin

Yuri Gagarin (1934-1968) was the first human being to travel in space when he successfully completed a single orbit in a one-man space capsule, Vostok I. The son of a carpenter, Gagarin joined the Soviet Air Force in 1955. Two years later his country, the Union Soviet Socialist Republic, launched Read more…

Capitals and Currencies of Countries

Asia Country Capital Currency Afghanistan Kabul Afghani Bahrain Manama Behraini Dinar Bangladesh Dhaka Taka Bhutan Thimpu Ngultrum Brunei Bandar Seri Begawan Ringgit China Beijing Yuan India New Delhi Indian Rupee Indonesia Jakarta Rupiah Iran Tehran Riyal Iraq Baghdad Iraqi Dinar Israel Tel Aviv Shekel Japan Tokyo Yen Jordan Amman Jordan Read more…

Important Borders between Countries

Redcliffe Line India and Pakistan Durand Line Pakistan and Afghanistan McMahon Line India and China Hindenberg Line Germany and Poland Oder Neisse Line Poland and East Germany Palk Strait India and Sri Lanka Mannerheim Line Russia and Finland Maginot Line France and Germany Siegfrid Line France and Germany 17th Parallel Read more…

Parliaments of different Countries

Afghanistan Meshrano Jirga (House of Elders) and Wolesi Jirga (House of the People) Australia Parliament Bangladesh Jatiyo Shangsad Bhutan Tshogdu Britain Parliament (House of Commons and House of Lords) Canada Parliament China National People’s Congress Denmark Folketing Finland Eduskunta France National Assembly Germany Bundestag India Sansad (Rajya Sabha and Lok Read more…