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Non-Cooperation Movement |Khilafat Movement: Causes & Results

12 hrs ago
The Khilafat movement and the Non-Cooperation movement were the two mass movements organised to oppose British rule in India. Let us study in detail.  

Indian Independence Act 1947|Lord Mountbatten Plan: Main Features

Aug 10, 2021
Indian Independence Day 2021:  On 3 June 1947, Lord Mountbatten put forward his plan which outlined the steps for the solution of India’s political problem. Let us read about it in detail.  

Quit India Movement Day 2021: History and Significance

Aug 9, 2021
Quit India Movement Day is observed on 8 August which is also known as August Kranti. It is considered an important movement in the freedom struggle where masses also participate and took charge themselves. Let us read more about Quit India Movement.      

Dandi March: 91 years of Salt Satyagraha, it's history, significance and about Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav

Mar 12, 2021
PM Modi has flagged off a 241 mile march from Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad to Dandi in Gujarat's Navsari district. The march would begin from the resting place of late PM Morarji Desai near the Sabarmati Ashram. 

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

Jan 23, 2021
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.  

Development of Education during British Period in India

Nov 19, 2020
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.

Jallianwala Bagh Massacre: 101 years of tragedy|Causes & its Impact

Apr 13, 2020
On 13 April, we pay tribute to the martyrs who have sacrificed their lives in Jallianwala Bagh at Amritsar. Their valour will inspire Indians for the years to come. Today, India commemorates 101 years of the incidence that took hundreds of lives. Let us have a look at Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, its causes and impact.      

Development of Indian Press during British Rule in India

Feb 16, 2018
The evolution of Indian press was fraught with developmental difficulties, illiteracy, colonial constraints and repression. It disseminated the ideas of freedom and became prominent tool for freedom struggle. The "Bengal Gazette or Calcutta General Advertiser” started by James Augustus in 1780.

Cabinet Mission Plan: Impact & Purpose

Nov 28, 2015
  On 22nd January 1946, the decision to send Cabinet Mission was taken and on 19th February 1946, the British PM C.R Attlee Government announced in the House of Lords about the mission and the plan to quit India.

Civil Disobedience Movement

Nov 6, 2015
The observance of the Independence Day in 1930 was followed by the launching of the Civil Disobedience Movement under the leadership of Gandhi. It began with the famous Dandi March of Gandhi. On 12 March 1930, Gandhi left the Sabarmati Ashram at Ahmadabad on foot with 78 other members of the Ashram for Dandi, a village on the western sea-coast of India, at a distance of about 385 km from Ahmadabad.

Indian National Congress: Sessions, Contributions & Resolutions

Oct 28, 2015
The Indian National Congress was formed when 72 delegates from all the presidencies and provinces of India met at Bombay form 28 to 30 December 1885. Allan Octavian Hume, a retired British official in India, played a leading role in the formation of the congress.

List of Personalities Associated with Quit India Movement during British India

May 31, 2017
The Quit India Movement was launched by MK Gandhi after Cripps departure, for British withdrawal and a non-violent non-cooperation movement against any Japanese invasion which was popularly known as ‘Quit India Movement’. Here, we are giving the list of Personalities Associated with Quit India Movement during British India, which helps the readers to enhance their knowledge about India’s freedom fighters.

Wavell Plan and Shimla Conference

Nov 28, 2015
Lord Wavell broadcast to the people of India the proposals of the British Government to resolve the deadlock in India on 14th June which is called Wavell Plan.  It was constituted to resolve the political deadlock of existing India but due to disagreement between leaders of Muslim League and Congress,finally the proposals were dissolved at the Shimla Conference.

Aims of Swaraj Party and its Work

Nov 2, 2015
Swaraj Party was formed by Motilal Nehru and Chittaranjandas and was named as "Congress-Khilafat Swarajaya Party"in 1922.It also claimed to be an integral part of the Congress and professes its adherence to Non-Violence & Non-Cooperation Movement and decided to boycott the legislatures.

Key Features of Nehru Report

Nov 2, 2015
The Nehru Report demanded that the Fundamental Rights for the people of India wouldn’t be subjected to forfeiture. The reports had drowned an inspiration from the American bill of rights which laid to the foundation of Fundamental Rights provision in the Indian Constitution.

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