GK Today Quiz -Modern Indian History and Freedom Struggle Quiz

Red Crescent Society Worldwide humanitarian organization providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious beliefs, class or political opinions. It provided medical help to the Turkish troops in the Balkan War. Mont-Ford Reforms Duke Memorandum is associated with Sir William Duke, a member of the English Round Table Group More...

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Happy Independence Day Wishes from Generalknowledgetoday.com

“Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we will redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world More...

By gktoday On Sunday, July 11th, 2010
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India Study -Viceroys Of India

Lord Canning (1856 – 1862): The last Governor General and the first Viceroy. Mutiny took place in his time. On Nov, 1858, the rule passed on to the crown. Withdrew Doctrine of Lapse. The Universities More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Subhash Chandra Boss,better known as Netaji

Subhash Chandra Boss Bose, Subhash Chandra : better known as Netaji of Azad Hind Fauj (Indian National Army,INA), was a powerful nationalist leader and was also once elected President of the Indian National Congress. More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Independence of India League

Independence of India League was founded by the radical wing of the Congress Party in opposition to the Home Rule Movement. India State Peoples Conference was formed in 1927.  More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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1859 Indigo disturbances in Bengal

Indigo disturbances in Bengal: took place in 1859 and 1860 immedi- ately after the revolt of 1857 between European indigo planters and the Bengal peasants. The prevailing system often compelled the Ben- gal peasant More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Home Rule League and Home Rule Society

Home Rule League: was formed in 1915 by Mrs Annie Besant. Lok- manya Bal Gangadhar Tilak joined the movement in 1916. In the Lucknow session of the Congress in 1916, the Home Rule Lea- guers were able to demonstrate More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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First War of Indian Independence-Indian Mutiny 1857

Indian Mutiny (Revolution) 1857 : or the first War of Indian Independ- ence started from Meerut on May 16, 1857. Its main cause was sup- ply of greased cartriges to Indian soldiers which contained fat of cows and More...

By gktoday On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Indian Association

Indian Association: was founded in 1878 by Surindra Nath Banerjea, joined by his friends Anand Mohan Bose (a barrister), Sibunath Sastri (a Brahmo leader), and Krishna Mohan Banerji. Indian Councils Act, 1861: By More...