• Charter Act of 1793: Importance & its Key Features

    Charter Act, 1793 provisionalised the Company’s trade monopoly with India. The realm of Governance of Governor-General increased over the Governors of Bombay and Madras. The Supreme Court’s jurisdiction was increased to the high seas.

    Nov 23, 2017
  • Social Reformer: Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

    Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was an Indian Bengali polymath and a key figure of the Bengal Renaissance.

    Nov 23, 2017
  • Bahmani Kingdom (1347-1527 AD)

    Bahmani Kingdom was a Muslim state of the Deccan in Southern India during the medieval era in Indian History.

    Oct 9, 2014
  • Analytic Philosopher: Sir Michael Dummett

    Sir Michael Dummett  was known for his work on truth and meaning and their implications for the debates between realism and anti-realism, a term he helped popularize.

    Dec 18, 2012
  • Government of India Act, 1858: Key Features

    Government of India Act, 1858 was passed to end the rule of company and transferred it to the British crown which was the outcome of 1857 revolt.The British Governor-General of India was given the title of viceroy who became the representative of the monarch.

    Nov 21, 2017
  • Razia Sultan:The First Women Ruler of India

    Iltutmish nominated his daughter Razia for the throne of delhi by overtaking his son Ruknudddin Firoz. Razia Sultan was born in year 1205 and ruled the country from 1236-1240. Razia Sultan was the first Muslim woman who captured the throne of Delhi. The nobles of delhi did not like Razia as Sultan of delhi and conspired against her.

    May 24, 2016
  • Philosopher of mind: Basava

    Philosopher of mind: Basava

    Sep 8, 2015
  • Chola Empire (from the 9th century AD to the 12th century AD): Later Cholas

    Later Cholas were assigned the period from 1070 AD to 1279 AD. At this time, the Chola Empire achieved its pinnacle & became the "Most Powerful Country" of the world. Cholas occupied South East Asian Countries and had the most powerful army and navy of the world at that time.

    Jul 21, 2015
  • Scientist: George Biddell Airy

    George Biddell Airy was both and Astronomer and Mathematician

    Jul 21, 2015
  • Bodhisattvas

    A Bodhisattva is an ordinary person who takes up a course in his or her life that moves in the direction of Buddha. You're a bodhisattva, I'm a bodhisattva; actually, anyone who directs their attention, their life, to practicing the way of life of a Buddha is a Bodhisattva.

    Jul 27, 2015
  • Advent of Aryans in India

    People speaking Indo Aryan language came through North-western Mountains and got settled in the North West in Punjab and later in Gangatic plains called as Aryans or Indo Aryans. They spoke Indo Iranian, Indo European or Sanskrit. It is said that Aryans lived in East of Alps (Eurasia), Central Asia, Arctic region, Germany, and Southern Russia. Aryans settled in India in Early Vedic Period. This is referred as Saptasindhu or the land of seven rivers; Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas, Sutlej, Indus and Saraswati.

    Jul 22, 2015
  • Karori/Crori System

    Raja Todar Mal is best known for introduction of land measurements, dahasala system and karori / crori system in revenue administration of Akbar.

    Aug 25, 2014
  • Jahangir (1605-1627)

    Following the death of Akbar in 1605, Salim sat on the throne by the name of Nuruddin Jahangir.

    Aug 28, 2014
  • Do you know the difference between Simon Commission Report and Nehru Report

    Simon Commission was constituted to look into the functioning of the constitutional system in India and suggest changes. Whereas Nehru Report was a strong response given by the leadership of the Indian National Congress to challenge the inability of the Government of the British Government to make a constitution unfit. In this article we are giving the difference between Simon Commission Report and Nehru Report which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Aug 24, 2018
  • List of Ancient Indian Scripts

    All Indian scripts are derived from Brahmi. There are three main families of scripts: Devanagari; Dravidian; and Grantha. There are many languages in the Ancient Indian script, such as Sanskrit, Pali, and Hindi. In this article, we are giving the list of Ancient Indian Scripts, which is very useful for the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

    Jul 25, 2018
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