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Chauri Chaura Incident, Date, Causes, Effects, Impacts

Chauri Chaura Incident Chauri Chaura Incident is a district in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh state. Following a violent encounter between British Indian police and political activists, the Chauri Chaura incidents happened during the fight for Indian independence. Gandhiji started the Non Cooperation Movement against the government on August 1st, 1920. It involves “refusing to aid […]

Socio-Religious Reform Movements History, Hindu, Muslims, Aspects and Impact

Socio-Religious Reform Movement All Indian communities saw social and religious reform movements. They battled prejudice, superstition, and the influence of the clerical elite. They advocated against sati, child marriage, the purdah system, castes, untouchability, socioeconomic inequality, and illiteracy. Some of these reformers received sponsorship from British authorities, either directly or indirectly, and some of the […]

Judicial System in British India, History, Reforms and Evolution

Judicial System in British India A common law system based on documented court precedents was first established by the East India Company in Madras, Bombay, and Calcutta in the year 1726. The Mughal legal system was replaced when the Company transitioned from a commercial company to a governing force, adding new components. This post will […]

Rowlatt Act 1919, Meaning, Provisions, Rowlatt Satyagraha

Rowlatt Act 1919 The British Legislative Council passed the Anarchical and Revolutionary Crimes Act of 1919, widely known as the ‘Rowlatt Act,’ in February 1919. This Act gave the government the power to imprison any person accused of conspiring to overthrow the British empire, for up to two years without trial and to execute them […]

Poona Pact History, Provision, Significance, Impact & Limitations

Poona Pact Poona Pact was signed by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar and Mahatma Gandhi on September 24, 1932, in the Yerwada Central Jail in Pune. The administration emphasizes the agreement as a modification to the Communal Award. The pact is a result of the fusion of two diametrically opposed ideas (Gandhi’s Social Approach and Ambedkar’s Political […]

Partition of Bengal 1905 Reasons, Date, Impact and Annulment

Partition of Bengal The Bengal Presidency was geographically reorganized by British Raj authorities during the Partition of Bengal (1905). The new layout separated the primarily Hindu western districts from the primarily Muslim eastern areas. On 20 July 1905, Lord Curzon, the viceroy of India at the time, proclaimed it; it became effective on 16 October […]

Laws on Acid Attacks in India

Government of India must make strict “Laws on Acid Attacks in India” and create more awareness in society regarding Acid, and parents must teach their children about the importance of their boundaries and consents. Section 326B of IPC defines an acid as “any substance which has acidic or corrosive character or burning nature that is […]

Constitution of India Article

Indian Constitution Day Constitution Day, also known as ‘Samvidhan Divas’ is celebrated in the country on 26th November every year to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment on 19th November 2015 notified the decision to celebrate the 26th day of November every year as ‘Constitution Day’ to […]

Government of India Act 1935, PDF, Features, Provision & Importance

Government of India Act 1935 The Government Act of 1935 was completely unsatisfactory and had insufficient provisions for the country to adopt the self-government model. Politicians in India were upset at the time because they believed that the territory they had been given official responsibility over was still completely under the jurisdiction of British officials. […]

$80 Billion- India’s ‘Bio-economy’ – Free PDF Download

  What has happened? India’s bio-economy has grown 8 times in the past 8 years rising from $10 billion in 2014 to $80 billion in 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said while inaugurating the first-ever Biotech Start-up Expo on Thursday. The expo is being organised by the Department of Biotechnology and Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance […]