upsc exam - study materials - history

  • The first political association called "Bangabhasha Prakasika Satha" was formed in 1836.
  • In July 1838 "Zamindari Association" more popularly known as the hand holder's society was founded to safeguard the interests of the landlords.
  • The East India Association founded in London in October 1866.
  • The foundation of the Indian National Congress in 1885 was a visible embodiment of National awakening.
  • W.C.Banerjee popularized the view that the idea of the Indian National Congress was a product of Lord Dufferin's brain, that the suggested it to Mr.Hume who undertook to work if out.
  • In 1885 met the first Indian National Congress at Bombay under the presidency of Shri Womesh Chandra Banerjee.
  • Raja Rammohan Roy wrote percepts of Jesus and gift to Monotheists.
  • Gokhale founded "Servants of India Society" in 1915.
  • Agha Khan III and Moh sinul Mulk founded the Muslim leage in 1906.
  • Bankim Chandra wrote Anandamath.
  • The drain theory popularized by Dadabhai Naoroji.


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