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  • The Revolt of 1857: Causes, Nature, Importance and Outcomes

    The Revolt of 1857, also regarded as India's First War of Independence is an extremely important event of Indian history.  In this article, we have summarized the causes, impact, importance, and outcomes of the revolt. 

    Oct 28, 2020
  • List of Important personalities and their contribution to the Indian History

    What India is today, is because of the contribution of several leaders from the ages. These leaders contributed to various spheres of life which have been of great importance to the Indian Society. 

    Sep 8, 2020
  • Shaheed Rajguru Birth Anniversary:10 key facts to know about him

    Shaheed Rajguru Birth Anniversary: He was born on 24 August, 1908 into a Deshastha Brahmin family at Khed near Pune, Maharashtra, British India. His full name was Hari Shivaram Rajguru. On his birth anniversary let us have a look at 10 key facts about his life history, freedom struggle, etc.

    Aug 24, 2020
  • Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: Birth, Death Anniversary, Achievements, Contributions and More

    Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose is an Indian Nationalist whose patriotism towards India has left a mark in the hearts of many Indians. Today is the 76th death anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose.     

    Aug 18, 2020
  • Summary of Indian National Movement

    The Indian National Movement was an organised mass movement concerned with the interests of the people of India and affected by both internal and external factors. It led to the formation of Indian National Congress in 1885 and several revolts broke out across the country. Formation of Muslim League in 1906, Swadeshi Movement 1905 etc. which spearheaded the freedom struggle in India from 1885 to 1947.

    Aug 15, 2020
  • List of famous slogans of pre and post independent India

    Inqilab Zindabad, 'Do or die' and Dilli Chalo are some famous slogans given by our freedom fighters to encourage our general public to fight against the cruel British rulers. On the occasion of 74th Independence Day, read these inspirational and powerful slogans. 

    Aug 14, 2020
  • Independence Day 2020: 10 Forgotten Women Freedom Fighters of India

    Independence Day 2020: In the struggle for India’s Independence from the colonial rule or British Raj contribution of the women can't be neglected.  They faced various tortures, exploitations, etc. to earn freedom for us. Let us have a look on 10 forgotten women freedom fighters of India.

    Aug 14, 2020
  • Indian Independence Act 1947|Lord Mountbatten Plan: Main Features

    Indian Independence Day 2020: On 15 August India celebrates 74th Independence Day with full enthusiasm. Lord Mountbatten on June 3, 1947 put forward his plan which outlined the steps for the solution of India’s political problem. Let us read about it in detail.  

    Aug 14, 2020
  • Timeline of Babri Masjid - Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute Case

    The Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhumi Disputes has proven to be sources of religious and political conflicts. The main issues were around the possession of the site because groups of Hindu organisation claim that Mosque was built after demolishing the temple and also the site to be the birthplace of the Hindu deity i.e. Rama whereas Muslim claims that the Mosque was never built after the demolition but with the help of the ruins of temples. Here, we are giving a complete timeline of the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute Case. 

    Jul 28, 2020
  • List of Battles fought by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

    Shivaji Maharaj build Maratha Empire and several battles were fought in his reign. In 1674, he founded an independent Maratha kingdom with Raigad as its capital. Let us have a look at the list of battles fought by Shivaji Maharaj.

    Jul 27, 2020
  • Kargil Vijay Diwas: Know the brief History of Kargil War

    Kargil War or Kargil conflict happened between May and July 1999 within the Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir. The war signifies an armed conflict between India and Pakistan. What was Kargil War 1999 was all about? What were the military and diplomatic challenges? Why the war took place? What is the history behind the Kargil War? Let us have a look!

    Jul 26, 2020
  • Bal Gangadhar Tilak birth anniversary: Know about 10 Amazing and Unknown Facts

    Bal Gangadhar Tilak is also known as Lokmanya Tilak. He was born on 23 July, 1856 in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra. He is known for his famous slogan "Swaraj is my birthright and I shall have it". Let us read more about Bal Gangadhar Tilak, his childhood, history, achievements and some unknown facts.

    Jul 23, 2020
  • List of Sessions of Indian National Congress before Independence

    The Indian National Congress (INC) was formed by the Allan Octavian Hume in 1885. The first session of INC was held in Bombay from 28–31 December 1885 under the chairmanship of W.C. Bonnerjee. Read this article to know the list of important sessions of INC till 1948.

    Jun 5, 2020
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj: Biography, History and Administration

    Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj: He was one of the greatest warriors of his time and founder of the Maratha Empire. Shivaji himself enthroned as an independent sovereign in 1674. For six years he ruled his domain via cabinet of eight ministers. Let us have a look at his early life, administration, battles, etc.    

    Jun 4, 2020
  • Buddha Jayanti 2020: Teaching's of Buddha | Buddhist Council |Causes of Decline

    Buddha Jayanti 2020: Buddha taught the first Wheel of Dharma and explains how to attain liberation from suffering for oneself alone. Let us read in detail about Buddhism, teaching's of Buddha, how it spread and its contribution to the Indian culture.    

    May 7, 2020

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