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Q. सहायक संधि प्रथा के मूलभूत सिद्धान्तों का परीक्षण कीजिए । भारत में इस्ट इंडिया कंपनी की सर्वोच्च प्रभुत्य संपन्न सत्ता को स्थापित करने में उसका क्या योगदान था? Examine the basic principles of the Subsidiary Alliance System. How far did it contribute in making the East India Company the supreme sovereign authority in India ? [UPPSC-2017]

Q. सहायक संधि प्रथा के मूलभूत सिद्धान्तों का परीक्षण कीजिए । भारत में इस्ट इंडिया कंपनी की सर्वोच्च प्रभुत्य संपन्न सत्ता को स्थापित करने में उसका क्या योगदान था? Examine the basic principles of the Subsidiary Alliance System. How far did it contribute in making the East India Company the supreme sovereign authority in India […]

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क्या आप इस कथन से सहमत है कि “ब्रिटिश साम्राज्यवाद का उदय और प्रसार एक संयोग था न कि किसी सुनिश्चित नीति और मंसूबे का परिणाम ।” इस कथन का आलोचनात्मक परीक्षण कीजिए । Do you agree with the view that “the rise and expansion of British empire was an accident rather than the result of a deliberate policy and design”. Critically examine this statement. [UPPSC-2017]

Q. क्या आप इस कथन से सहमत है कि “ब्रिटिश साम्राज्यवाद का उदय और प्रसार एक संयोग था न कि किसी सुनिश्चित नीति और मंसूबे का परिणाम ।” इस कथन का आलोचनात्मक परीक्षण कीजिए । Do you agree with the view that “the rise and expansion of British empire was an accident rather than the […]

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भारतीय राष्ट्रीय आन्दोलन में मितवादियों की भूमिका का मूल्यांकन कीजिये। Assess the role the moderates in Indian national Movement. [UPPSC-1998]

Q. भारतीय राष्ट्रीय आन्दोलन में मितवादियों की भूमिका का मूल्यांकन कीजिये। Assess the role the moderates in Indian national Movement. [UPPSC-1998] Ans: The early phase of the politics of Congress is called the moderate phase. Moderate leaders of early phase of Congress believed in the Constitutional way of agitation. They took rexourse to making appeal, […]

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Q. असहयोग आन्दोलन के सकारात्मक एवं नकारात्मक पहलुओं का मूल्यांकन कीजिए। Evaluate the positive and negative programmes of Non Cooperation movement. [UPPSC-2002]

Q. असहयोग आन्दोलन के सकारात्मक एवं नकारात्मक पहलुओं का मूल्यांकन कीजिए। Evaluate the positive and negative programmes of Non Cooperation movement. [UPPSC-2002] Ans: The Non-cooperation (1921-22) was the first nationwide mass agitation against colonial rule launched by Gandhiji The movement was launched on 1 August, 1920 from the Central Khilafat Committee platform. Later in September-1920, […]

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भारत में ईस्ट इण्डिया कम्पनी के शासन काल में भू-राजस्व व्यवस्था के विकास का संक्षिप्त विवरण दीजिये। Trace the growth of the land revenue system in India under the rule of the East India Company. [UPPSC-2001]

Q. भारत में ईस्ट इण्डिया कम्पनी के शासन काल में भू-राजस्व व्यवस्था के विकास का संक्षिप्त विवरण दीजिये। Trace the growth of the land revenue system in India under the rule of the East India Company. [UPPSC-2001] Ans: Since the grant of diwani for Bengal, Bihar and Orissa in 1765, the major concern of the […]

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1757 से 1919 तक भारत में ब्रिटिश सर्वोच्च सत्ता के विकास की रूपरेखा प्रस्तुत कोजिये। Trace the evolution of the British paramountcy in India from 1757-1919. [UPPSC-2000]

Q. 1757 से 1919 तक भारत में ब्रिटिश सर्वोच्च सत्ता के विकास की रूपरेखा प्रस्तुत कोजिये। Trace the evolution of the British paramountcy in India from 1757-1919. [UPPSC-2000] Ans: ‘Paramountcy’ is defined as ‘The quality of being supreme authority of jurisdiction’. The British Paramountcy in India connotes that the British had established supreme authority which […]

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Q. Trace the course and explain the consequences of the drain of wealth from Bengal in the 18″ century. [BPSC- 2016]

Q. Trace the course and explain the consequences of the drain of wealth from Bengal in the 18″ century. [BPSC- 2016] Ans: The drain of wealth was the constant flow of national wealth from India to England for which India did not get an adequate economic, commercial or material return. It has been interpreted as […]

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Q. Analyse the causes of the partition of India. [BPSC-1997]

Q. Analyse the causes of the partition of India. [BPSC-1997] Ans: The British conquered India and gave it a political unity. Yet, when the British left India in 1947, the country was divided along religious lines into India and Pakistan. The partition of India was the product of complex processes and was the outcome of […]

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Discuss the impact of Railways on Indian economy. [UPPSC-2017]

Q. Discuss the impact of Railways on Indian economy.  [UPPSC-2017] Ans: Railways are considered to be contribution of British rule towards the development of modem economic infrastructure. Governor General Dalhausie issued his famous Railway Paper in 1853. And Bombay to Thane was the first railway line opened for public traffic in 1853. Since then the […]

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