Tag - movement

Financing Indian Cities, Gorkhaland movement is a question of identity, not development Current Affairs 26th July, 2017

Financing Indian Cities Introduction: Cities are the engines of economic growth. Owing to a variety of factors ranging from availability of skilled manpower to the benefits of agglomeration, much of India’s future growth is expected to come from its cities. By 2030, India’s cities are expected [...]

Bilateral Investment Treaties and concerns, Lateral movement in civil services Current Affairs – 29th March, 2017

Bilateral Investment Treaties and concerns Introduction In a globalised economy foreign investment and multilateral agreements are crucial in today’s economic architecture. Especially in a time period where protectionism is on the rise and with events like Brexit and new government in USA concern have risen for [...]

[Freedom Struggle] 1937-44: Provincial Elections, August Offer, Cripps Mission, Individual Satyagraha and Quit India Movement

HFS11/P1: Congress in Provincial Governments: Election to resignation (1937-39) HFS11/P2: August Offer (1940), Individual Satyagraha HFS11/P3: Cripps Mission (1942): Proposals of Post-Dated Cheque HFS11/P4: Quit India Movement (1942-1944): Events & Assessment HFS11/P1: Congress in Provincial Governments: Election to resignation (1937-39) In 1937 elections were [...]

HFS8/P1: Indian Revolutionary movement Phase-I

[Freedom Struggle] Revolution Phase-I within India & Abroad, Home rule movement, Ghadar, Komagata Maru

Prologue HFS8/P1: Indian Revolutionary movement Phase-I HFS8/P2: Ghadar Movement, Komagata Maru incident HFS8/P3: Home rule movement 1916 to Govt. of India Act 1919 Prologue Continuing the HD video lecture series of Shri Pratik Nayak: earlier we saw Swadeshi movement to Surat Split, now moving [...]

Indian nationalist movement

[Freedom Struggle] Partition of Bengal, Swadeshi Movement, Surat Split

Prologue HFS7/P6: Beginning of Indian National Movement & related MCQs in UPSC HFS7/P7: Lord Curzon & Partition of Bengal, Swadeshi Movement & Boycott HFS7/P8: Surat Split & fizzing of Swadeshi movement Prologue Pratik Nayak is back, and in HD. Continuing the history-freedom struggle series [...]

Timeline Gandhi in South Africa 1

[World History] Gandhi in South Africa, Transvaal March, Zulu War, Boer War, civil rights movement

Gandhi in South Africa Gandhi: 1890s till 1900s Gandhi in Boer War (1899) Gandhi in Zulu Wars (1906) 1913-14: The Peak of protests Transvaal March 1913 Sugarcane Protests December Enquiry Evaluation of Gandhi in S.Africa #1: Gandhi as an “Integrationist” #2: Gandhi, the [...]

Kuka Movement

[History] Kuka Movement stamp, Thatheras Metalcraft in UNESCO, Namdhari-Nirankari & ofcourse Ghadar

Kuka Movement Namdhari movement Nirankari Movement Thatheras craft (Dec 2014) Ghadar Party Mock Questions Kuka Movement Kuka was a religio-political movement in Punjab. #1: Religious Angles: Kukas were not part of the main-stream Sikhism of the Sikhs. They wanted caste-abolition, permission of intermarriages, widow-remarriages, abstinence from [...]