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  • 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".    

    8 hrs ago
  • 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.

    16 hrs ago
  • 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
  • Key Points on Subsidiary Alliance

    Framed by Lord Wellesley, the Governor-General of India from 1798 to 1805, the Subsidiary alliance was a major process that led to the building of the British Empire in India.

    Nov 3, 2020
  • 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

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