Location : Europe
Type Of Place : Country
France , officially the French Republic , is a unitary semi-presidential republic in Western Europe with several overseas territories and islands. Metropolitan France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. It is often referred to as l’Hexagone because of the geometric shape of its territory. It is the largest country in Western Europe and the third-largest in Europe as a whole, and it possesses the second-largest exclusive economic zone in the world, covering 11,035,000 km , just behind that of the United States . Over the past 500 years, France has been a major power with strong cultural, economic, military and political influence in Europe and around the world. During the 17th and 18th centuries, France colonised great...
Amirthanathan Appu Arulappan posted the Blog
on Apr 18, 2014 , 07:44 pm
Honolulu, U.S - Paris, France
Honolulu, U.S.: Ranking seventh on the list, Honolulu is one of the worst traffic congested cities in the world. It is noted that on an average drivers waste over 58 hours per year on congested roadways. Honolulu metropolitan area faces heavy traffic congestion during rush hours, especially to and from the western suburbs.It is one of the densest metro areas in the nation, with over 1,586 people per square mile, as of 2010. Most of the commuters in this city are likely to get to work by car, more »
Vimlesh Kumar updated the Blog
on May 16, 2013 , 04:09 pm
HIGG'S BOSON - THE GOD PARTICLE
THE GOD PARTICLE:Pro. Rolf Heuer, Director of the European Centre for Nuclear Physics (CERN) announced on Wednesday, July 4, 2012 that '' a new particle consistent with a Higgs boson '' has been observed. He called it a historic milestone. Two independent teams of scientists namely the CMS and the Atlas from the Large Hadron Collider said that they have observed a new particle - a boson. Till now the Higgs boson was only a theoretical particle. The Higgs boson, nick-named the God particle, more »
V K Sharma reported the Citizen Journalism
on Jan 17, 2014 , 06:43 pm
High powered meet on exploring alternative transport system in H.P.
A high powered Meet was held at New Delhi under the Chairmanship of Shri Sudhir Sharma, Urban Development Minister at New Delhi today to explore the feasibility to develop alternate transport system in H more »