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Maharana Pratap

Maharana Pratap

Maharana Pratap was a renowned Rajput warrior and a king of Mewar, Rajasthan, in north-western India. He is known for his bravery and incessant struggle against the mighty Mughal ruler Akbar.
Quit India Movement

Quit India Movement

The Quit India Movement was launched by Indian National Congress under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi to force the British to withdraw from India. Let’s take a look at its historical background, impact and importance.
Kakori Conspiracy

Kakori Conspiracy

The Kakori Conspiracy refers to an armed train robbery that took place on August 9, 1925, at Kakori town in present-day Uttar Pradesh.
Lord Louis Mountbatten

Lord Louis Mountbatten

Louis Mountbatten was an officer of the British Royal Navy, who served as the last Viceroy of India.
Surya Sen

Surya Sen

Surya Sen was an Indian revolutionary who masterminded the daring Chittagong Armoury raid.
Abdul Ghaffar Khan

Abdul Ghaffar Khan

Abdul Ghaffar Khan was a Pashtun political leader who fought against the British occupation of India.
Syed Ahmad Khan

Syed Ahmad Khan

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan was an Indian Muslim pragmatist, philosopher, educator and Islamic reformist.
Indus Valley Civilisation

Indus Valley Civilisation

The Indus Valley Civilisation, also known as the Harappan Civilisation, is the oldest civilisation in Asia. Take a look at town planning, religious practises, languages, technology, arts and crafts, and the decline of the Indus Valley Civilisation!
Simon Commission

Simon Commission

The Simon Commission was constituted to suggest constitutional reforms for British India. Read to know why was it set up, its boycott, recommendations and results.
Chauri Chaura Incident

Chauri Chaura Incident

The Chauri Chaura incident took place on February 5, 1922, in the Gorakhpur district of British India, which resulted in the death of around two dozen policemen.
Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey

Mangal Pandey was an Indian soldier who played an important role in incidents prior to the uprising of 1857. Presenting a biographical sketch of Mangal Pandey, including his role in the revolt of 1857 and his subsequent death!
Rani Lakshmibai

Rani Lakshmibai

Rani Lakshmibai is a legendary figure associated with early resistance against the British rule in India, and played an important role during the Indian Rebellion of 1857. A look at her life, including her childhood, struggle against the British and death!