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    is about the history of the Indian subcontinent prior to the partition of India in 1947. For the modern Republic of India, see History of the Republic of India. For Pakistan and Bangladesh, see History of Pakistan and History of Bangladesh. Part of a series on the | History of India | | Chronology...
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    History of India Outline of South Asian history History of Indian subcontinent 7000–3000 BC: Stone Age[show] 3000–1300 BC: Bronze Age[show] 1700–26 BC: Iron Age[show] 21–1279 AD: Middle Kingdoms[show] 1206–1596: Late medieval age[show] 1526–1858: Early modern period[show] 1505–1961: Colonial...
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  • Important Facts of Indian History
    Important Facts of Indian History History of Modern India ● Muazzam occupied the Mughal throne as Bahadur Shah after his success in the war of succession. ● Muazzam, the son of Aurangzeb was called as the ‘Shah Bekhabar’. ● The Mughal King Farrukh Siyar gratned concession to the English men to trade...
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  • History of India
    History of India‬ From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article is about the history of the Indian subcontinent prior to the partition of India in 1947. For the modern Republic of India, see History of the Republic of India. For Pakistan and Bangladesh, see History...
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    the British rule in India to an end about a century earlier. British rule in India is conventionally described as having begun in 1757. On June 23rd of that year, at the Battle of Plassey, a small village and mango grove between Calcutta and Mushidabad., the forces of the East India Company under Robert...
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  • History of India
    The East India Company had established its control over almost all parts of India by the middle of the 19th century. There were numerous risings in the first hundred years of British rule in India. They were, however, local and isolated in character. Some of them were led by the nobility who were refusing...
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    the first Prime Minister of India and a central figure in Indian politics for much of the 20th century. He emerged as the paramount leader of the Indian independence movement under the tutelage ofMahatma Gandhi and ruled India from its establishment as an independent nation in 1947 until his death in office...
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  • Why Do the Events of 1857-8 in India Matter?
    The events of 1857-8 are extremely significant and have changed India dramatically into the India we see today. We see the British taking over India from the East India Company after a ‘mutiny’ in 1857 and welcoming it into a colony in the British Empire. It was described as “the jewel in the crown”...
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  • History of Religion
    INDIAN HISTORY The history of India is one of the grand epics of world history and can be best described in the words of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru as "a bundle of contradictions held together by strong but invisible threads". Indian history can be characterized as a work in progress...
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  • The Rise of Communalism in India
    of Communalism in India The Rise of Communalism in India Communalism could be defined as a consciously shared religious heritage, which becomes the dominant form of identity for a given segment of society (Jones 1968). It mainly occurred between Muslims and Hindus...
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  • The Sepoy Rebellion: A Turning Point in British Occupation of India
    The Sepoy Rebellion of 1857 is also known as the Indian Mutiny of 1857 and India’s First War of Independence. There are several contributing factors to the spirit of rebellion that inspired the Indian Sepoys to rise up against their British Officers, the most famous of which is the lubricated cartridges...
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  • Pak Studies
    Historic Struggle for Pakistan (1857 - 1947) Authored by: Prof. Dr. Muniruddin Chughtai Translated by: Prof. R.A. Khan NAZARIA-I-PAKISTAN TRUST Booklet: Historic Struggle for Pakistan (1857-1947) Authored by: Prof. Dr. Muniruddin Chughtai Translated by: Prof. R. A...
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  • East India Company Rules in Bangladesh
    East India Company rule in bangladesh INTRODUCTION East India Company, any of a number of commercial enterprises formed in Western Europe during the 17th and 18th centuries to further trade with the East Indies. The companies, which had varying degrees of governmental support, grew out of the associations...
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  • History of India
    BCE. The Indus Valley people were most likely Dravidians, who may have been pushed down into south India when the Aryans, with their more advanced military technology, commenced their migrations to India around 2,000 BCE. Excavations conducted in the ancient cities of Mohenjodaro and Harappa point to...
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  • India Independence Day
    sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new...India discovers herself again." - Jawaharlal Nehru After more than two hundred years of British rule, India finally won back its freedom on 15th August, 1947. All...
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  • Cultures of Jindia
    Ancient India India began as a small civilization, in the Indus Valley, on such sites as Mohenjo-Daro, Harappa, and Lothal (Keay 19). It was here that the early ancestors of Hinduism built their homes and civilization (Keay 19). Only later did Aryans arrive, signifying the change of period in India from...
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  • British Raj
    British Raj 1 British Raj India Indian Empire ← 1858–1947 → → → Flag Star of India Anthem None The British Indian Empire, 1909 Capital Calcutta (1858–1912) New Delhi (1912–1947) Shimla (Summer) Hindustani (Hindi and Urdu), English, and many local languages Constitutional Monarchy ...
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    57 HISTORY, CIVICS AND GEOGRAPHY (50) HISTORY AND CIVICS H.C.G. - Paper - 1 Aims: 1. To provide an understanding of the working of the Indian government necessary for the student to grow into a responsible, enlightened citizen in a Secular democracy. 2. To enrich the understanding of...
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  • Indian Imperialism & Independence Study Guide
    Control 1600-1857 - In 1600’s British East India Company set up trading posts in Bombay, Madras, Calcutta - After 1707 East Indian company takes more control as Mughal empire weakens o Muslims from Central Asia who set up strong empire in India from 16th-18th century East India Company Dominates ...
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  • Indias Independence
    Rabbu Singh Professor Romano History 1000c 11-29-12 India got its independence from Britishers in 1947 who ruled India for over 190 years. First through East India Company, and then British Raj was esstablished. What led British to take over India? India was a country of diversities viz-a- viz:...
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