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Commercialization Of Agriculture During British Rule in India

Commercialization Of Agriculture During British Era What is Commercialization of Agriculture? Commercialisation of agriculture is a phe­nomenon where agriculture is governed by commer­cial consideration i.e. certain specialised crops began to be grown not for consumption in village but for sale in national and even in international market. Commercialization of agriculture in India began during the […]

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MORLEY-MINTO REFORMS, 1909

MORLEY-MINTO REFORMS, 1909 The Indian Councils Act 1909, commonly known as the Morley-Minto Reforms, was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that brought about a limited increase in the involvement of Indians in the governance of British India.The Act amended the Indian Councils Acts of 1861 and 1892

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Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms and Government of India Act, 1919

Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms and Government of India Act, 1919 In line with the government policy contained in Montagu’s statement (August 1917), the Government announced further constitutional reforms in July 1918, known as Montagu- Chelmsford or Montford Reforms.

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India and her neighbours (1947-1964)

India and her neighbours (1947-1964) 1) India-Bhutan For much of its history, Bhutan has preserved its isolation from the outside world, staying out of international organisations and maintaining few bilateral relations. Bhutan had come under the British suzerainty after clashing with the colonial powers in 1865 after Duar War. In 1910, the British had signed […]

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Nehru’s Foreign Policy

Nehru’s Foreign Policy Jawaharlal Nehru is considered to be the architect of modern India. Apart from his careful handling of India’s tumultuous domestic situation in the years immediately after the Independence, Nehru’s major contribution lies in the field of foreign policies. Apart from handling the domestic situation, Nehru’s major contribution lies in the area of […]

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