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(MH/5) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-5 (Special)

1. Important Institutions & their founders Adi Brahmo Samaj= Debendranath Tagore. Theosophical Society= HP Blavatsky, Colonel HS Olcott, William Quan judge. Prarthana Samaj= Atmaram Pandurang. Servants of the People Society= Lala Lajpat Rai. (Rai was associated with activities of Punjab National Bank (PNB) & Lakshmi Insurance Company). Congress Socialist Party= Acharya Narendra Dev & JP… Continue reading (MH/5) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-5 (Special)

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(MH/4) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-4

Administrative Changes After 1857 1. Changes After 1857 Emergence of new Colonial Powers (The USA, Japan & European Countries). British Supremacy in world economy challenged. Large-scale capital investment in India (Railways, Tea plantations, Coal-mining, Jute mills etc.) 2. Changes in Government at the Centre The Crown assumed the power to govern- to be exercised through… Continue reading (MH/4) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-4

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(EnB.1) Prelims-2018: Int’l Environmental Organizations & Conventions Part-1 (पर्यावरण से संबंधित अंतर्राष्ट्रीय संगठन एवं सम्मेलन भाग-1)

1. संयुक्त राष्ट्र पर्यावरण कार्यक्रम (United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP) इसकी स्थापना 1972 में की गई थी। मुख्यालय नैरोबी(केन्या) में हैं। संयुक्त राष्ट्र पर्यावरण कार्यक्रम का गठन संयुक्त राष्ट्र महासभा की स्वीडन में मानव पर्यावरण पर हुई कांफ्रेंस के परिणाम स्वरुप हुआ था। यह अंतर सरकारी संस्था है। संयुक्त राष्ट्र पर्यावरण कार्यक्रम पर्यावरणीय परियोजनाओं को… Continue reading (EnB.1) Prelims-2018: Int’l Environmental Organizations & Conventions Part-1 (पर्यावरण से संबंधित अंतर्राष्ट्रीय संगठन एवं सम्मेलन भाग-1)

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(MH-3) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-3

National Movement: Towards Freedom & Partition (1939-1947) 1. Second World War and Nationalist Response Sept 1, 1939: Germany attacks Poland, WW-2 starts. Sept 3, 1939: Britain declares war against Germany and declares India’s support for war without consulting Indian opinion. Congress will cooperate in war if - -> Freedom was given after the war. ->… Continue reading (MH-3) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-3

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(IPH/1) Indian Polity (Hindi) – Quick Revision Series Part-1 (EC, UPSC, SPSC, JPSC)

निर्वाचन आयोग  (Election Commission) आयोग का गठन भारत के संविधान द्वारा देश में स्वतंत्र और निष्पक्ष चुनाव संपन्न कराने के उद्देश्य से किया गया था । संविधान के अनुच्छेद 324 में चुनाव आयुक्त का उल्लेख किया गया है । निर्वाचन आयुक्त का कार्यकाल 6 वर्ष या 65 वर्ष आयु तक जो पहले हो । निर्वाचन… Continue reading (IPH/1) Indian Polity (Hindi) – Quick Revision Series Part-1 (EC, UPSC, SPSC, JPSC)

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(MH/2) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-2

National Movement (1919-1939) 1. Why Nationalist resurge at the end of WW1 -> Post-war economic hardship (Unemployment, high expectations of political gains from govt). -> Nationalist Disillusionment with Imperialism worldwide (As imperialist power had no intention of loosening their hold over the colonies). -> Impact of Russian Revolution (Bolshevik party of workers overthrew the Czarist… Continue reading (MH/2) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-2

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(MH/1) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-1

National Movement (1905-1918) 1. Why Militant Nationalism Grew 1.     Realisation of exploitative nature of British. 2.     Growth of Self-Confidence & Self-respect. 3.     Impact of growth of Education. 4.     Reaction to increasing Westernisation. (Dayanand’s political msg was “India for the Indian”) 5.     Dissatisfaction with the achievements of Moderates. (Methods of Peaceful & Constitutional agitation - “3’P’s:… Continue reading (MH/1) Modern History – Quick Revision Series Part-1