materials for upsc exam - history

  • Aurobindo Ghosh wrote a series of articles entitled "New Lambs for old"
  • Ranade wrote "Essays in Indian Economics" (1898)
  • Dadhabhai Naoroji wrote "Indian poverty and un-British Rule in India" (1907)
  • Swadeshi movement was started in 1905
  • The first political murder of Europeon was committed at Poona on 22nd June, 1897 by the Chapekar brothers Damodar and Balkrishna
  • The Ghadar Movement – Hardayal an intellectual giant and a firebrand revolutionary from Punjab.
  • Ghadar Party which was formed on 1 November, 1913 at San Fransisco in the USA.
  • Lucknow Pact between the Indian National Congress (INC) and the Marscist Lenin (ML)
  • Bhagat Singh, Raj Guru and Sukhdev were executed in the Lahore jail on 23rd March 1931 and their dead bodies were cremated at Hussianiwala (Ferozpur)
  • The All India Congress Committee observed 18th August, 1929 or "Political Suffer Day" all over India.


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