Category: History

Short Essay on Simon Commission

Short Essay on Simon Commission

INTRODUCTION The national rise during the Non-cooperation Movement came to a halt during the Chauri Chaura Incident. It was in 1927 again that there was the resumption of national movement centering round the appointment...

Short Essay on Quit India Movement

Short Essay on Quit India Movement

BACKGROUND Amidst World War-II, on 8th August 1940, the British Government announced ‘Dominion Status’ to India through its famous ‘August Offer’ which was rejected by the Indians. The Cripps Mission of 1942 was another...

Essay on Non-Cooperation Movement

Essay on Non-Cooperation Movement

INTRODUCTION The ‘Indian Experiment’ or ‘Non Cooperation Movement’ of 1920-22 was undertaken by Indian National Congress under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi. Mahatma Gandhi believed that the Government of India functioned on the basis...

Consequences of Revolt of 1857 in India

Consequences of Revolt of 1857 in India

Following were the main consequences of Revolt of 1857: A.     THE DIRECT CONSEQUENCES The direct effects of the Revolt of 1857 may be summed as follows: The Revolt of 1857 exposed the danger involved...

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