Alexander the Great founded Alexandria in 332 BCE
Agra was founded by Sikandar Lodi in the early 16th century
Adi Granth was first compiled in 1604 by Arjan.  In 1704 the last Guru, Gobind Singh, added more hymns
The art of navigation was developed in the river Sindh 6,000years ago. The very word navigation is derived from the Sanskrit word navgatih.

The Portuguese offered Mumbai as a part of the dowry to King Charles II of England, on his wedding to Princess Catherine de Braganza of Portugal in 1661.

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61. Who invented laser – Theodore Maiman

62. India paper is made of - vegetable fibre

63. 32 F is equal to 0 c

64. Who built Osmania University – Osman Ali Khan

65. City of Lakes – Udaipur (Rajasthan)

66. India’s life expectancy is projected to 75.6 years.

67. There are 26 International airports in India

68. Which God was considered as the God of creation by the Harappans – Pasupati

69. The Head office of the World Bank is in Washington, D.C.

70. India is the largest producing country of milk.

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21. AP State animal – Black Buck

22. Fastest flying bird – Japanese swift

23. Sri Ram Sagar project has been constructed on the river Godavari

24. The first hydroelectric power plant in India was set up at – Shivasamudram

25. First education minister of India – Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

26. First Viceroy of India – Lord Canning

27. The system of budget was introduced in British India in 1860

28. Coldest place in the world – Siberia

29. The world’s longest continuous border is the one between the USA and Canada

30. How many countries are members of the UN – 192