When was Vikrama Era began?
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option A
The Vikram era, or Vikram samvat is a Nepali calendar starting in 57 BC. The Vikram Samvat calendar starts half a century before the Gregorian calendar and works on an Indian calendar cycle.
The publication of the newspaper ‘Bengal Gazette’ from Kolkata was started in the year
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option B
Hickey’s Bengal Gazette was a weekly English newspaper published from Calcutta, India by the Irishman James Augustus Hickey.
It was the first newspaper of the sub-continent and was started in 1780. It was an inspiration for the Indians to launch newspaper of their own.