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DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN MODERN INDIA

DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN MODERN INDIA ★ 1947–1967: ★ Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, first Prime Minister of India initiated various reforms to promote higher education in the field of science and technology in India. For this purpose, First IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) was established in 1951 at Kharagpur in West Bengal by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. Many other IITs were soon established in Bombay, Madras, Kanpur and

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DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN ANCIENT INDIA

DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY IN ANCIENT INDIA A good knowledge of measurement and geometry is shown in the town planning of Harappa. The Sulvasutras is supposed to be the origination of Indian mathematics. Apastamba introduced practical geometry in the second century B.C. which involves acute, obtuse and right angles. This knowledge was of great help in the construction of fine altars wherein the kings offered sacrifices. From the Indus valley

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History of Cricket

History of Cricket

History of Cricket Cricket is a global passion, played everywhere from Test match arenas to village greens, tropical beaches and dusty back lots. Just look at the varied cricket events sponsored by Royal London: star-studded internationals for men and women; Britain’s club championship pairing 256 community teams, county cups for teens. It has a great history too... The origins of cricket are not clearly documented but Cricket was first

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Wicket Keeper

Best way to become a good Wicket Keeper in Cricket – Techniques And Skills To Play Better Cricket

Wicket Keeper The wicket-keeper in the sport of cricket is the player on the fielding side who stands behind the wicket or stumps being watchful of the batsman and be ready to take a catch, stump the batsman out and run out a batsman when occasion arises. The wicket-keeper is the only member of the fielding side permitted to wear gloves and external leg guards. The role of

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