Know : Price of 1.5 Liter of Drinking Water across the World

Here is the average price of 1.5 liter of drinking water in 122 countries (in USD, INR and EUR) What is your opinion about the sales of bottled drinking water? Please comment, your few seconds spend to comment can help to give insights to students and please share this with your friends using Facebook /…

Ranks : Environmental Performance of 132 Countries

The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) is a method of quantifying and numerically benchmarking the environmental performance of a state’s policies.  As of January 2012 four EPI reports have been released – the Pilot 2006 Environmental Performance Index, and the 2008, 2010, and 2012 Environmental Performance Index. For the 2012 report, a new “Pilot Trend EPI” was developed to rank countries based…

Know : Independence Days of Countries & From whom they got it

  Courtesy and Source : Wikipedia Country Date Year Independence Event  Abkhazia July 4 1993 De facto independence from Georgia in 1993. Officially declared as such in 1999. (Only partially recognized.) End of the 1992-1993 War in Abkhazia; also known as “liberation day”.  Afghanistan August 19 1919 Independence from the United Kingdom control over Afghan foreign affairs in 1919. Afghan Independence Day  Albania…

Know : Prostitution: Legality in Countries & Consequences

– 10 million children worldwide are engaged in some facet of the sex industry. Each year at least one million children, mostly girls, become prostitutes – In Thailand, 10-12 year old girls service men in the sex industry. They typically have sex with men 10-15 times daily and sometimes as many as 20-30 – In…

Know : Gobal Peace vs Terrorism (Country Ranks)

Please share this post: India Ranks 4th in Terrorism Index and 141 in Peace Index USA Ranks 41st in Terrorism Index and 99 in Peace Index Where as Second World War Hit Japan stays peaceful on No. 6 and Terrorism Index of almost 0 on 109th spot for low terrorism. Iceland tops in Peace followed…

Documentary : A World Without Water (must watch)

As less and less water is available, you have yet another problem being added and that is the problem of privatization. There are companies now saying why don’t we bottle it, mine it, divert it, sell it, commodify it. That greed of privatization, we believe, will be much worse than climate change and everything else that has…

Know : Smoking Bans & Rules across Countries

Some countries have no legislation restricting smoking whatsoever; these include Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, and a number of other countries in Central and Western Africa. Rest all other countries has bans as follows (alphaphetically arranged) Smoking bans by country Albania A law went into effect on 30 May 2007 restricting smoking in closed public…

Know : List of Currencies used by all countries

Country or territory Currency Sign ISO code Fractional unit Number to basic  Abkhazia Abkhazian apsar[A] None None None None Russian ruble р. RUB Kopek 100  Afghanistan Afghan afghani ؋ AFN Pul 100  Akrotiri and Dhekelia Euro € EUR Cent 100  Albania Albanian lek L ALL Qindarkë 100  Alderney Alderney pound[A] £ None Penny 100 British pound[C] £…

Know : System of Government : 198 Countries

Legend Orange – Parliamentary republics Green – Presidential republics, executive presidency linked to a parliament Yellow – Semi-presidential republics Blue – Full presidential republics Red – Parliamentary constitutional monarchies in which the monarch does not personally exercise power Magenta – Constitutional monarchies in which the monarch personally exercises power, often (but not always) alongside a weak parliament Purple – Absolute monarchies Brown – Countries where the dominant role of a single political party or coalition is codified in the constitution…

Food We Eat : Conventional Breakfast (30 Countries)

Argentina: Danish Pastries filled with Custard Australia: Cold Cereal, Milk and Toast Brazil: Ham, Cheese, Bread, Milk, Coffee Canada: Eggs, Potatoes, Sausage, Ham, Pancakes Chile: Bread and Cheese, Jelly or Yogurt and Cereal China: Dim sum Colombia: Changua Milk, Scallion, and Egg soup Cuba: Cuban Bread dunked in Sweetened Coffee Egypt: Fava Beans, Chickpeas, Hard…

Please Stop WARS : Casualities lists of World War 2 & Syria War

One need not to tell anything about Wars, these numbers will explain everything. War is nothing but Death. Innocent people are losing their souls. STOP WAR PLEASE WHEREVER. We may the next victim of war!    FORGET OUR DIFFERENCES, JUST WE ARE FROM ONE HOME : EARTH. SPREAD PEACE AND LOVE.    World War 2…

Culture & People : Floating Umbrella Fest : Feast to Eyes :)

In selected areas of Águeda, Portugal, one would once more find the streets covered with hundreds of colorful and vibrant umbrellas. The installation, which is known as the Umbrella Sky Project, covered many of the shopping streets in the municipality of Agueda and was part of the local Agitagueda Art Festival. The multi-colored umbrellas, transformed the shopping experience or a…

We have a Message for you : Thank You :)

We have an important message for you.. Do not miss this… Thank you 🙂  For your views, shares, comments, likes, reblogs and most importantly your wishes & prayers. At Propel Steps we have a story to tell the world. A Vision we travel towards. This journey with you all makes it wonderful, not the destiny.…