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Everything you need to know about Cauvery River and it’s Dispute (Part-1)

Everthing you need to know about Cauvery River Dispute

Kaveri which is anglicized as Cauvery is the third largest river in South India after River Godavari and Krishna. Geography around Cauvery The River Cauvery originates at Talakaveri in Coorg District of Karnataka in Brahmagiri Range of hills located in the Western Ghats at an elevation of 1341 m. above mean sea level and drains a total area of 81,155 …

World Development Report 2018 – PDF download

Every year, the World Bank’s World Development Report takes on a topic of central importance to global development. The 2018 Report, Learning to Realize Education’s Promise, is the first ever devoted entirely to education. Now is an excellent time for it: education has long been critical for human welfare, but is even more so in a time of rapid economic …

List of Countries and their economy codes

Code Country Code Country AFG Afghanistan KOR Korea, Rep. AGO Angola KSV Kosovo ALB Albania KWT Kuwait ARE United Arab Emirates LAO Lao PDR ARG Argentina LBN Lebanon ARM Armenia LBR Liberia AUS Australia LBY Libya AUT Austria LCA St. Lucia AZE Azerbaijan LIE Liechtenstein BDI Burundi LKA Sri Lanka BEL Belgium LSO Lesotho BEN Benin LTU Lithuania BFA Burkina …

Interesting facts about Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps  is an American competition swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time. He holds 39 world records (29 individual, 10 relay), surpassing Mark Spitz’s previous record of 33 world records (26 individual, 7 relay). The male swimmers with the next-highest career medal totals have exactly half of Phelps’ total. Mark Spitz, Matt Biondi and Ryan Lochte all …