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

    Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti 2021: He is an Indian Nationalist whose patriotism towards India has left a mark in the hearts of many Indians. On the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji, let us read more about him.  

    Jan 23, 2021
  • Why is Army Day Celebrated in India?

    Army Day 2021: It is observed on 15 January every year in India, in recognition of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa's taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Sir Francis Butcher, the last British Commander-in-Chief of India.

    Jan 15, 2021
  • Why is Pongal Festival celebrated?

    Pongal festival 2021: It is the harvest festival of Tamil Nadu that falls in the month of Thai (January-February season).  The uniqueness of the festival reminds us of the importance of natural resources, especially when the entire world is battling environmental change.    

    Jan 14, 2021
  • Society and Economy under Vijaynagara Empire

    The empire was ruled by four dynasties. I.e. Sangama dynasty, Saluva Dynasty, Tuluva dynasty, and Aravidu dynasty. The rulers of Vijayanagar Empire devoted themselves to the growth of agriculture and built cities and capitals with magnificent buildings. The different aspects of Society and Economy under Vijaynagara Empire are contained in narratives of foreign travellers, inscriptions, and literature.

    Dec 16, 2020
  • Economic Policy and Administration under Khilji Dynasty

    Alauddin's administrative policy was very concise and clear. He introduced the ‘Dagh system’ (branding of horses) and ‘Chehra’ for soldiers. He appointed ‘Mustakhraj’ for the purpose of collection of revenue. The check on markets kept by two officers  ‘Diwan-i- Riyasat and Shahna –i-Mandi’. b

    Dec 16, 2020
  • Medieval History of Bihar

    Bihar was ruled directly or indirectly by the Slave Dynasty, Khilji Dynasty, Tughlaq Dynasty, Noohani Dynasty, Cher Dynasty, Bhojpur’s Ujjaini Dynasty, Sur Dynasty, and Mughal Dynasty. Check below the important events that occurred during the Medival period. 

    Dec 14, 2020
  • List of Famous Conspiracy Cases during British Rule in India

    India’s freedom struggle was accompanied by the moderate leadership, extremist leadership, and revolutionary activities of Indian youth, but all they were fighting with their own methodologies to end the British rule.  In this article, we have given a list of famous conspiracy cases that contributed to the end of British Rule in India. 

    Dec 8, 2020
  • Indian Council Act of 1909 | Morley- Minto Reforms: Main Features

    Indian Council Act of 1909 is also known as Morley- Minto Reform. It was instituted to placate the Moderates (Congress) and introduces separate electorates on the basis of religion. Therefore, Lord Minto came to be known as "Father of Communal Electorate in India".    

    Dec 1, 2020
  • Champaran Satyagraha- India’s First Civil Disobedience Movement

    The Champaran Satyagraha is considered to be a vital event in the history of India’s freedom struggle. It was India’s first Civil Disobedience movement launched by Mahatma Gandhi to protest against the injustice meted out to tenant farmers in the Champaran district of Bihar. Let us read in detail about Champaran Satyagraha.

    Dec 1, 2020
  • When and Why British first landed on Indian Territory

    The arrival of Vasco da Gama in Calicut on May 20, 1498, opened a sea route from Europe to the East. After that India became the focal point of Europe's trade and also the realm of European ambitions. Here, we have provided an interesting glimpse into when and why British first landed on Indian Territory.

    Nov 26, 2020
  • Timeline of Delhi Sultanate

    The establishment of the Delhi Sultanate began with the invasion of Muhammad Ghori. He had brought a large number of slaves and appointment them as officers. After that man dynasties ruled the Delhi Sultanate. Here, we have provided a timeline of the Delhi Sultanate in chronological order and causes of the decline of Delhi Sultanate.

    Nov 25, 2020
  • Development of Education during British Period in India

    Education policy of the British: In pre-British days, Hindus and Muslims were educated through Pathsala and Madrassa respectively, but their advent created a new place of learning i.e. Missionaries. So that, they can create a class of Indian who would be “Indian in blood and colour, but English in taste” who would act as interpreters between the Government and the masses.

    Nov 19, 2020
  • List of Jain Tirthankaras

    A Tirthankara is a rare individual who has conquered the samsara, the cycle of death and rebirth, on their own and made a path for others to follow.

    Nov 17, 2020
  • The Advent of Europeans in India- The Portuguese, the Dutch and the Danes

    India has been a major trading destination for many European countries in the Ancient and Medieval Era. Britishers were not the only Europeans who came and settled but the Portuguese with their developments in navigation first found the sea route to India. In this article, read about the advent of Europeans in India

    Nov 11, 2020
  • List of Important Leaders Associated with the Revolt of 1857

    The Revolt of 1857 was not merely a product of Sepoy mutiny but was accumulated grievances of the people against the Company’s administration and of their dislike for the foreign regime. Here is the List of important leaders Associated with the Revolt of 1857.

    Nov 10, 2020

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