The Revolt of 1857

The Revolt of 1857

Although it is believed that the revolt of 1857 was the result of outrage caused among the sepoys, but there were several other factors that contributed to this revolt. Most important causes of Revolt of 1857 are explained below: 1. Economic causes: a. Peasants: The farmers were worst affected by Read more…

Indian National Congress

Indian National Congress

Indian National Congress (INC) was founded by A.O. Hume (retired English civil servant) with its first session at Bombay in Dec 1885. Aims and objectives of Indian National Congress: Promote a spirit of nationalism and unity among Indians, irrespective of their caste or religion. Present the demands and grievances of Read more…