India gained independence after nearly 200 years of British rule on 15 August 1947 and Indian tricolor flag was unfurled by Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India, on the ramparts the Red Fort of Delhi. This was preceded by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru's famous speech titled Tryst with desti...
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The midnight of August 15, 1947 is memorable for every Indian on earth, as it is the time, when India gained independence from the stranglehold of the mighty British. The otherwise suppressed tri-colored flag of India was given its due respect, when i...
Jawaharlal Nehru (IPA: [dʒəʋaːɦərˈlaːl ˈneːɦru] ([pic] listen), Hindi: जवाहरलाल नेहरू, Urdu: جواهر لال نهرو; 14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964), often referred to with the epithet of Panditji, was the first prime minister of independen...
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Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel |
Deputy Prime Minister of India |
15 August 1947 – 15 December 1950 |
Prime Minister | Jaw...
This article is about the Indian Army since 1947. For for the 1858-1947 Indian Army, see British Indian Army. For the earlier period, see Military history of India.
Service Before Self
15 August 1947 – present
PROGRESSIVE USE OF HINDI
14 Progressive Use of Hindi
Introduction 14.1 The Hindi section functioning in the Ministry of Mines is responsible for ensuring compliance of the Official Languages Act, the rules made thereunder and the administrative instructions regarding use of Hindi in the Ministry of...
RULE OF LAW*
Constitution of India: Article 14. “Equality before law. – The State shall not deny to any person equality before law or equal potection of laws within the territoy of India.”
Dicey’s Rule of Law**
Dicey said: “It means, in the first place, the absolute supremacy or predo...
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IDEOLOGY OF PAKISTAN
Q1. Write down the aims & objectives of the creation of Pakistan?
Ans. Pakistan came into being on 14th August 1947. The Muslims of India had scarifies there wealth honour & life to make a...
1. New editors decide what to broadcast on television and what to print in newspapers. What factors do you think influence these decisions? Do we become used to bad news? Would it be better if more good news was reported? Discuss. (Cambridge IELTS 1)
2. The mass media, including televi...
Vol 1, Aug 2011
From The Editor’s Desk
Inside the Issue: 1. Service Sector Concerns in India - Rajlakshmi Mitra 2. Most Competitive Economies in the World - Puneet Gupta 3. Industrialization in West Bengal - Rahul Bhargava 4. Scope of Retail...
Pakistan Affairs 2011
Q.1 Select the best option/answer and fill in the appropriate box on the answer sheet.
(i) Who recalled Muhammad Bin Qasim from Sindh?
(a) Caliph Walid
(b) Caliph Sulaiman
(c) Caliph Abdul Aziz
(d) None of these
(ii) What was thereal name Shah Wal...
Quaid’s Vision of a Progressive Pakistan
Jehan Zeb Khan Abdul Rashid Khan Abstract Today when Pakistan is in the grip of ethnicity, regionalism, theocratic forces, fundamentalism and corruption, etc., it is more important to recall the vision of the founder of the nation. Did he dream of...
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Today as we freely move around in our country without anyone questioning or imposing any kinds of restrictions on us we feel satisfied and contended. But this satisfaction is due to the efforts taken by our freedom fighters to free our country from the British rule. Its because of our freedom fighte...
Essay on India After Independence
By vidyadharghate on June 29, 2011 in Essays
India got freedom on 15th August 1947. Many unknown heroes risked their lives so that all of us may breathe in freedom. Achieving independence was a tremendous task.
After the building of the country began in right ea...
Humanities Exam Essay Structure
Contention Gandhi was mostly effective in achieving independence for India
Terms Evaluate – finding how valuable Gandhi was as a leader through his ideas about passive resistance that he introduced to his follower and how he use...
Summer Reading Essay
Snow In August by Pete Hamill
In the year 1947, the war veterans have come home, Jackie Robinson is about to become a dodger and in one closed minded neighborhood, an eleven year old Irish catholic boy named Michael Devlin has just made...
Why democracy failed in Pakistan
It is a fact of history that democracy has failed in Pakistan because its foundations were not laid with democratic mortar. The history of Pakistan dates back to 1937 when the first elections under the government of India Act of 1935 were held...