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Non-Cooperation Movement |Khilafat Movement: Causes & Results

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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.  

History of Modern India: Complete Study Material

Oct 19, 2021
Here, we have compiled a comprehensive study material on "History of Modern India" with five major chapters like Decline of Mughal and Maratha Empire, Rise of the Regional States and European Power, British Paramountcy and Acts, 18th Century Revolts and Reform, and Indian National Movement. All the topics under each chapter are covered in detail in the form of Study notes.

List of Important personalities and their contribution to the Indian History

Oct 18, 2021
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 Indian Society. 

Journey of Mahatma Gandhi from South Africa to India

Oct 2, 2021
Popularly known as Mahatma Gandhi or Bapu, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi awakened the masses on the strength of non-violence, accorded Satyagraha, and called them to cut down their centuries-old chains of slavery. Read the article below to know about Mahatma Gandhi's journey from South Africa to India. 

Gandhi Jayanti 2021: Mahatma Gandhi and upliftment of Lower Caste

Oct 2, 2021
The 152nd birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi is observed on October 2, 2021. He was hailed as a powerful inspiration across the world. 

75th Independence Day 2021: 10 Forgotten Women Freedom Fighters of India

Aug 15, 2021
75th Independence Day 2021: In the struggle for India’s Independence from the colonial rule or British Raj, the contribution of women can't be neglected.  They faced various tortures, exploitations, etc. to earn freedom for us. Let us have a look at 10 forgotten women freedom fighters of India.

75th Independence Day 2021: When and Why British first landed on Indian Territory?

Aug 14, 2021
Here, we are providing an interesting glimpse into when and why the British first landed on the Indian Territory. Also, how a simple trading company (British East India Company) became one of the biggest challenges to ever dealt with.

Happy Independence Day 2021: Famous slogans of Pre and Post Independent India

Aug 14, 2021
Indian Independence Day 2021: During the freedom movement, some famous slogans were given by our freedom fighters to encourage our general public to fight against the cruel British rulers. These include Inqilab Zindabad, 'Do or die' and Dilli Chalo, etc. On the occasion of Independence Day, take a look at these powerful slogans here.

Happy Independence Day 2021: Timeline of Indian Freedom Movement from 1885 to 1947

Aug 11, 2021
History is the study of the past as it is described in written documents. On the occasion of Independence Day, we are presenting a timeline of the Indian Freedom Movement from 1885 to 1947.

Indian Independence Day 2021: Major Movements of Mahatma Gandhi that helped in Indian Freedom Struggle

Aug 11, 2021
Mahatma Gandhi was born on 2 October, 1869 in Porbandar, Gujarat, India. He had played an important role in India's freedom struggle. Let us have a look at major movements of Gandhi ji that helped in achieving freedom from the British Raj.

Independence Day 2021: Summary of Indian National Movement

Aug 11, 2021
Independence Day 2021: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 the Indian National Congress in 1885 and several revolts broke out across the country. Formation of the Muslim League in 1906, the Swadeshi Movement in 1905, etc. which spearheaded the freedom struggle in India from 1885 to 1947.

Indian Independence Day 2021: 10 Lesser known facts about Bhagat Singh

Aug 11, 2021
Indian Independence Day 2021: Bhagat Singh was born on 28 September 1907.  He was also known as Shaheed-e-Azam Bhagat Singh. He is one of the youngest freedom fighters who was hanged at a young age. In this article, we are presenting some unknown facts about Bhagat Singh and his revolutionary life which not only inspires but also influences others.    

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.  

Raja Ram Mohan Roy| Brahmo Samaj: Significance & Objectives

Aug 10, 2021
Raja Ram Mohan Roy, the founder of the Brahmo Samaj Movement, is considered the Father of the Indian Renaissance for bringing about a number of social reforms, thereby putting an end to social evils, superstitions, inhuman practices and customs.

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.      
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