HISTORY OF MODERN INDIA


HISTORY OF MODERN INDIA

Governor Generals of India

THE DUAL SYSTEM OF ADMINISTRATION OF BENGAL

Subsidiary Alliances system    

The Doctrine of Lapse

EAST INDIA COMPANY

FIRST CARNATIC WAR 1746-48

SECOND CARNATIC WAR 1748-54

THIRD CARNATIC WAR 1756-63

BATTLE OF PLASSEY 1757

THIRD BATTLE OF PANIPAT 1761

BATTLE OF BUXAR 1764

ROBERT CLIVE, COMPANY’S GOVERNOR IN BENGAL 1765

DUAL GOVERNMENT OF BENGAL 1765-72

The first Anglo Mysore war 1767-69 and Treaty of Madras

THE GREAT BENGAL FAMINE 1770

WARREN HASTINGS AS GOVERNOR OF BENGAL (1772-86)

THE REGULATING ACT WAS PASSED 1773

The first Anglo-Maratha war 1775-82 and Treaty of Surat, Purandar, Wadgaon, Salbai

The Second Mysore war-1780-84 and Treaty of Mangalore

PITT’S INDIA ACT-1784

Lord Cornwallis, governor-general 1786-93 and Cornwallis Code

Third Mysore war 1790-92 and Treaty of Shrirangapattanam

PERMANENT SETTLEMENT 1793

SIR JOHN SHORE, GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1793-98

Lord Wellesley as governor-general (1798-1805) and Subsidiary Alliance

FOURTH MYSORE WAR 1799

CENSORSHIP OF PRESS ACT, 1799

TREATY OF BASSEIN, 1802

SECOND ANGLO-MARATHA WAR 1803-05

SIR GEORGE BARLOW AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL (1805-07)

LORD MINTO AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1807-13

TREATY OF AMRITSAR 1809

LORD HASTINGS AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1813-23

CHARTER ACT OF 1813

Anglo-Gurkha War 1814-16 and Treaty of Sugauli

PINDARI WAR 1817-18

THE THIRD ANGLO-MARATHA WAR 1818-19

LORD AMHERST GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1823-28

LICENSING REGULATIONS, 1823

The First Burmese War 1824-26 and the Treaty of Yandabo

LORD WILLIAM BENTINCK AS GOVERNOR GENERAL 1828-35

CHARTER ACT, 1833

SIR CHARLES METCALF, GOVERNOR-GENERAL, 1835-36

PRESS ACT OF, 1835

MACAULAY’S EDUCATION RESOLUTION, 1835

LORD AUCKLAND AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1836-42

THE FIRST ANGLO AFGHAN WAR 1839

LORD ELLENBOROUGH AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1842-44

LORD HARDINGE AS GOVERNOR-GENERAL 1844-48

First Anglo-Sikh War 1845-46 and Treaty of Lahore

SECOND ANGLO-SIKH WAR 1848-49

LORD DALHOUSIE AS GOVERNOR GENERAL 1848-56

SECOND ANGLO-BURMESE WAR 1852

CHARTER ACT OF 1853

CHARLES WOOD’S DESPATCH ON EDUCATION, 1854

LORD CANNING – GOVERNOR GENERAL 1858-62

REVOLT OF 1857

LICENSING ACT, 1857

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA ACT, 1858

INDIAN COUNCILS ACT, 1861

LORD ELGIN – GOVERNOR-GENERAL, 1862-63

SIR JOHN LAWRENCE THE VICEROY, 1864-69

REGISTRATION ACT, 1867

LORD MAYO AS VICEROY, 1869-72

LORD NORTHBROOK, 1872-76

LORD LYTTON, 1876-1880

LORD RIPON, 1880-84

LORD DUFFERIN, 1884-88

VERNACULAR PRESS ACT, 1878

FACTORY ACT, 1881

HUNTER COMMISSION – 1882

ILBERT BILL CONTROVERSY, 1883-84

INDIAN NATIONAL CONGRESS – 1885

LORD LANSDOWNE, 1888-94

INDIAN COUNCILS ACT – 1892

LORD ELGIN-II, 1894-99

LORD CURZON, 1899-1905

RALEIGH COMMISSION – 1902

PARTITION OF BENGAL – 1905

THE SWADESHI MOVEMENT – 1905

LORD MINTO II, 1905-10

MUSLIM LEAGUE FORMED AT DACCA – 1906

SURAT CONGRESS, SURAT SPLIT – 1907

NEWSPAPERS ACT – 1908

TILAK CONVICTED OF SEDITION – 1908

INDIAN PRESS ACT, 1910

LORD HARDINGE, 1910-15

LORD CHELMSFORD, 1915-21

LUCKNOW PACT – 1916

WOMEN’S UNIVERSITY AT POONA-1916

HOME RULE MOVEMENT – 1915-16

AUGUST DECLARATION OF 1917

SADDLER COMMISSION 1917 (Calcutta University Commission, 1917)

MONTAGUE-CHELMSFORD REFORMS-1919

THE GOVERNMENT OF INDIA ACT -1919

ROWLATT ACT – 1919

JALLIANWALA BAGH MASSACRE – 1919

THE HUNTER COMMISSION -1919

KHILAFAT MOVEMENT – 1920

NON CO-OPERATION MOVEMENT – 1920

MOPLAH REBELLION – 1921

LORD READING, 1921-26

CHAURI CHAURA INCIDENT -1922

SWARAJ PARTY-1923

MADRAS PROVINCE SWARAJYA PARTY-1923

MUDDIMAN COMMITTEE – 1924

COMMUNIST PARTY OF INDIA – 1925

KANPUR COMMUNIST CONFERENCE – 1925

LORD IRWIN, 1926-31

BUTLER COMMISSION – 1927

SIMON COMMISSION-1928

NEHARU REPORT – 1928

FOURTEEN POINTS OF JINNAH – 1929

LAHORE SESSION (PURNA SWARAJ) – 1929

MEERUT CONSPIRACY CASE – 1929

CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE MOVEMENT – 1930

GANDHIJI’S DANDI MARCH – 1930

DHARASANA SATYAGRAHA

THE FIRST ROUND TABLE CONFERENCE – (November 1930 – January 1931)

GANDHI-IRWIN PACT SIGNED – 1931

SECOND ROUND TABLE CONFERENCE (SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 1931)

LORD WILLINGDON, 1931-34

CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE MOVEMENT SECOND PHASE – 1931-1934

THIRD ROUND TABLE CONFERENCE, NOVEMBER – DECEMBER 1932

COMMUNAL AWARD – 1932

POONA PACT – 1932

CONGRESS SOCIALIST PARTY – 1934

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA ACT, 1935

INDIAN PROVINCIAL ELECTIONS, 1937

RESIGNATION OF CONGRESS MINISTRIES – 1939

AUGUST OFFER – 1940

INDIVIDUAL SATYAGRAHA – 1940-41

PAKISTAN RESOLUTION PASSED BY MUSLIM LEAGUE AT LAHORE – 1940

CRIPPS’ MISSION – 1942

QUIT INDIA MOVEMENT – 1942

WAVELL PLAN AND SIMALA CONFERENCE – 1945

INDIAN PROVINCIAL ELECTIONS, 1946

CABINET MISSION PLAN – 1946

Direct Action campaign – 1946

INTERIM GOVERNMENT – 1946

MOUNTBATTEN PLAN – 1947 (Indian Independence Act 1947)

REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENT FOR INDIAN INDEPENDENCE

REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENTS IN BENGAL

ANUSHILAN SAMITI

JUGANTAR/YUGANTAR

HINDUSTAN SOCIALIST REPUBLICAN ASSOCIATION

REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENT IN MAHARASHTRA

INDIA HOUSE

GHADAR PARTY

TRADE UNION MOVEMENT IN INDIA BEFORE INDEPENDENCE

ALL INDIA TRADE UNION CONGRESS, 1920