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General Knowledge Series -2

General Knowledge (a) Bamboo Handicrafts are one of the eco-friendly crafts in India. The varied items made from bamboo are baskets, dolls, toys, furniture, mats, wall-hangings, umbrella handles, crossbows, khorahi, kula, dukula, kathi, jewellery boxes and many more. Bamboo handicrafts are mostly made in West Bengal, Assam and Tripura. (b) Paper Handicrafts is all about Vibrant coloured papers combined together to form varied crafts like kites, masks, decorative flowers, lamp shades, puppets, hand-fans etc. Papier mache  developed in the Mughal era is [...]

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General Knowledge Series -1

General Knowledge (a) Doctor without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontiers) MSF is a non-profitable international medical humanitarian organisation created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971. MSF gives emergency aid to people affected by wars, epidemics, famine, natural disasters and man made disasters, or areas where there is no healthcare available. It provides this help to all people, regardless of their race, religion or political beliefs. In 1999, Doctors without Borders was awarded the Noble Peace Prize. (b) Pradhan Mantri MUDRA [...]

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