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What Indians searched Google in 2012?

Which are the keywords Indians are searching in Google ? If you want to know then, here is the latest Google Zeitgeist 2012 India data. It gives top ten keywords in different categories  like Searches, Most searched people, Most Searched Movies, Most Searched Places, Most Searched News, Most Searched cities etc.…

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India: No 1 importer of arms in the world

India was the world’s largest recipient of arms, accounting for 10 per cent of global arms imports. The four next largest recipients of arms in 2007–2011 were South Korea (6 per cent of arms transfers), Pakistan (5 per cent), China (5 per cent) and Singapore (4 per cent).…

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Nuclear Power Plants in India

India has many nuclear power plants across India. Here is list of all the nuclear power plants, capacity and other details.

Nuclear Power Plants in India

Nuclear Power Plants in IndiaUnitTypeCapacity (MWe)Date of Commercial Operation
TARAPUR ATOMIC POWER STATION (TAPS) , Maharashtra1BWR160October 28, 1969
TARAPUR ATOMIC POWER STATION (TAPS) , Maharashtra2BWR160October 28, 1969
TARAPUR ATOMIC POWER STATION (TAPS) , Maharashtra3PHWR540August 18, 2006
TARAPUR ATOMIC POWER STATION (TAPS) , Maharashtra4PHWR540September 12, 2005
RAJASTHAN ATOMIC POWER STATION (RAPS), Rajasthan1PHWR100December 16,1973
RAJASTHAN ATOMIC POWER STATION (RAPS), Rajasthan2PHWR200April 1,1981
RAJASTHAN ATOMIC POWER STATION (RAPS), Rajasthan3PHWR220June 1, 2000
RAJASTHAN ATOMIC POWER STATION (RAPS), Rajasthan4PHWR220December 23, 2000
RAJASTHAN ATOMIC POWER STATION (RAPS), Rajasthan5PHWR220February 4,2010
RAJASTHAN ATOMIC POWER STATION (RAPS), Rajasthan6PHWR220March 31,2010
MADRAS ATOMIC POWER STATION (MAPS), Tamil Nadu1PHWR220January 27,1984
MADRAS ATOMIC POWER STATION (MAPS), Tamil Nadu2PHWR220March 21,1986
KAIGA GENERATING STATION, Karnataka1PHWR220November 16, 2000
KAIGA GENERATING STATION, Karnataka2PHWR220March 16, 2000
KAIGA GENERATING STATION, Karnataka3PHWR220May 6, 2007
KAIGA GENERATING STATION, Karnataka4PHWR220January 20, 2011
NARORA ATOMIC POWER STATION (NAPS) , Uttar Pradesh1PHWR220January 1,1991
NARORA ATOMIC POWER STATION (NAPS) , Uttar Pradesh2PHWR220July 1,1992
KAKRAPAR ATOMIC POWER STATION (KAPS), Gujarat1PHWR220May 6, 1993
KAKRAPAR ATOMIC POWER STATION (KAPS), Gujarat2PHWR220September 1,1995
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India tops in open defecation in the world

According a latest report of  WHO/UNICEF Indians use open place for defecation, the highest in the world. This is something that should bring shame to Indians.

Some of the key findings of the report:

  • Around 638 million people do not have access to toilets in India followed by Indonesia (58m), China (50m), Ethiopia (49m), Pakistan (48m), Nigeria (33m) and Sudan (17m).
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2011 Census Task facts

The 15th National Census exercise, since 1872, will see over 25 lakh officials capturing the socio-economic-cultural profile of its citizens. It will cost around Rs. 2,209 crore while the expenditure on NPR will be Rs. 3,539.24 crore. The exercise will also consume more than 11 million tonnes of paper.

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