Category Archives: History

The Revolt of 1857

The Revolt of 1857,Although the British East India Company had established a presence in India as far back as 1612, and earlier administered the factory areas established for trading purposes, its victory in the Battle of Plassey in 1757 marked the beginning of its firm foothold in eastern India. The victory was consolidated in 1764… Read More »

Independent States:Indian History

Independent States :Modern India Hyderabad & Carnatic The founder of the Asaf Jahi house of Hyderabad was Kilich Khan, popularly known as Nizam-ul-Mulk. He got the viceroyalty of Deccan for helping in the overthrowing of Sayyid brothers. Puran Chand was his diwan For some time, he was the Wazir of the Empire. But, he soon got… Read More »

Advent of The Europeans:Modern India

Advent of The Europeans:Group D-UPSC   Introduction The commercial contacts between India and Europe were very old via the land route either through the Oxus valley or Syria or Egypt.But, the new sea route via the Cape of Good Hope was discovered by Vasco da Gama in 1498. Thereafter, many trading companies came to India and established… Read More »

Indus Valley Civilization Objective Question Paper

The Harappan civilization was discovered in the year[ SSC grade 2014] a/ 1901 b/ 1921 c/ 1935 d/ 1942  Lothal is a site where Dockyard of which of the following Civilization were found[ SSC 2006] a/ Indus valley b/ Mesopotamian c/ Egyptian d/ Persian The people of Indus Valley Civilization usually build their house of[… Read More »

Indus Valley Civilization(2500-1750 BC)

Others name- Harappan Civilization,Saraswati Civilization & it is the first discovered site     Indus valley civilization belongs to Bronze Age It is one of the four(Mesopotamia,China,Egyptian) earliest civilization in the world It is a urban level civilization Geographical spread the Civilization covered parts of Sindh, Balochistan, Afghanistan, west Punjab, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh Haryana, Rajasthan,… Read More »

The Early Man

The fossils of early human being have been found in Africa about 2.6million year back,but there no such evidence in India.So,it appears that India was inhabited later than Africa. The appearance of human beings in India was around 1.4 million year ago suggested by the recent reported artefacts from Bori in Maharashra The evolution of… Read More »