Wednesday, October 4, 2017

7 October - Day in History of India and Importance


1586 - Mughal army entered Srinagar
1708 - Guru Govind Singh was assasinated
1737 - 40 feet waves in Bengal coast - 300,000 dead.
1919 - Mahatma Gandhi started publishing Navjeevan newspaper
1950 - Mother Teresa started Missionaries of Charity

1999 - Majority for NDA


 Birthdays

1914 - Begum Akhtar
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1939 Smt. Bijoya Chakravarty - 2009 Lok Sabha Member
Usha Khanna (Music Director)

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http://www.indianage.com/1007.html


Updated 7 October 2017, 4 October 2014

Sunday, October 1, 2017

2 October - Day in History of India and Importance




The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi at the Museum inside Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, at Chanakyapuri, in New Delhi on October 02, 2016.
CNR :87848 Photo ID :90207 pib.nic.in

Birthday Mahatma Gandhi
Thoughts Of Mahatma Gandhi

Gandhi Jayanti 2017 -  Swachh Bharat Diwas
http://pib.nic.in/newsite/efeatures.aspx?relid=171247


Childcare Day



1929 - Mahatma Gandhi made Navjivan publication a charitable trust.
1934 - Indian Naval Force was established.
1951 - Bharatiya Janasangh was established
1972 - Broadcasting of  Bombay Doordarshan started


Birthdays

1869 - Mahatma Gandhi

1904 - Lal Bahadur Shastri

1939 - Budhi Kunderan

1942 - Asha Parekh




Perspectives in Indian History


Atul Kumar Sinha
Anamika Pub & Distributors, 2004 - India - 438 pages


Papers Collected In The Volume Pertain To The Social, Political, Economic, Religious, Cultural As Also To The National Movement. Contains 49 Papers Of Which 21 Are In English And The Rest In Hindi.


https://books.google.co.in/books?id=q0gQCrZ6hZwC


Updated 2 October 2017, 1 October 2015

Friday, September 22, 2017

23 September - Day in History of India and Importance




1803 - British Indian force defeated Marathas in the Battle of Assaye

1965 - The cease fire in the war with Pakistan came into effect.
1965 India - Pakistan War

1974 - First NCC Airforce Squadron for Women was started.
1992 - Indian-designed pilotless target aircraft 'Lakshya'  was successfully tested.
1996 - Sitaram Kesri was elected as the provisional president of Congress (I).




Birthdays

1917 - Asima Chatterjee
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asima_Chatterjee
Chatterjee's research concentrated on natural products chemistry and resulted in anti-convulsive, anti-malarial, and chemotherapy drugs.

 Prem Chopra (Bollywood Actor)
1943 - Mahadeo Singh Khandela - 2009 Lok Sabha Member


Updated 23 September 2017, 23 September 2014

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

21 September - Day in History of India and Importance



2014
http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2014/sep/21/liveupdates.htm

2015
http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2015/sep/21/liveupdates.htm

2016
http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2016/sep/21/liveupdates.htm


Birthdays
1964 - Dr. Ram Shankar Katheria - 2009, 2014 Lok Sabha Member
           Minister of State for HRD, Higher Education. Visited NITIE on 20 September 2015 as Chief guest for Convocation. I also sat on the stage along with him on the day.


Updated 20 September 2017, 25 September 2015

Sunday, September 17, 2017

18 September - Day in History of India and Importance



1615 - Thomas Roe presented himself in the court of Jehangir.

1803 - Second - Anglo Maratha War - defeat of Marathas in battle Assaye

1803 - Capture of Puri by Britishers from Marathas

1927 - Maharshtra Chamber of Commerce was established.

1965 - 1965 India - Pakistan War
http://indianexpress.com/article/research/here-is-a-history-of-india-pakistan-conflict/

2016 - An Army unit at Uri, Baramulla District, Kashmir was attacked by terrorists. 18 jawans were killed by terrorists.
Four terrorists were killed.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2016_Uri_attack
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/18-jawans-killed-in-pre-dawn-strike-at-Uri/article14988716.ece

2017 - Google to launch digital payment app "Tes" in India
http://www.hindustantimes.com/business-news/google-to-launch-mobile-payment-service-in-india-report/story-WlK26nDj9WFjOXWBQTdhOL.html

Birthdays

1941 - Arjun Charan Sethi 2009 Lok Sabha Member
1950 - Shabana Azmi
1951 - Kotla Jaysurya Prakasha Reddy
1989 - Ashwini Ponnappa

Updated 18 September 2017, 25 December 2012

Friday, September 15, 2017

16 September - Day in History of India and Importance




1932 - Gandhi begins fast in protest of caste separation
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/gandhi-begins-fast-in-protest-of-caste-separation


1965 - 1965 India - Pakistan War

Birthdays
1914 - Chaudhari Devi Lal
1916 - Bharat Ratna  M.S. Subbulaxmi

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Films Division

Annamacharya Keertanas by M.S. Subbulakshmi
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1931 - George Sudarshan
https://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/16th-september-1931-famous-indian-physicist-george-sudarshan-is-born
1945 - P. Chidambaram - 2009 Lok Sabha Member - Home Minister, Finance Minister



http://aajtak.intoday.in/education/story/16-september-in-india-and-world-history-in-hindi-1-833256.html


An Advanced History of Modern India

Sailendra Nath Sen
Macmillan, 2010 - India - 420 pages


An Advanced History of Modern India has been designed for undergraduate students as well as those preparing for civil services examinations at both central and state levels.
https://books.google.co.in/books?id=bXWiACEwPR8C


http://www.ancient.eu/Magadha_Kingdom/

MCQ SERIES: Indian History (850+ MCQ)

Kalinjar Publications - Juvenile Nonfiction


Useful for UPSC, IAS, PCS, Civil Services, SSC, IBPS, UGC, CBSE, CLAT, related Govt Recruitment Exams.
https://books.google.co.in/books?id=lohlCQAAQBAJ



Updated 16 September 2017, 25 December 2012

Glimpses of Indian History - Collection









Mughal Empire: Reign Of Akbar (1556-1605 CE)
http://glimpsesofhistory.com/mughal-empire-reign-akbar-1556-1605-ce/



Conquest Of Bengal: Battle Of Plassey,1757
http://glimpsesofhistory.com/conquest-bengal-battle-of-plassey/