The Russian Revolution of 1917 is considered to be one of the most significant events in the history of mankind because its direct and indirect consequences were far-reaching. While the effect of the French revolution was initially confined to Europe the consequences of the Russian revolution were truly global. Two revolutions In the year 1917, … Read more
Spread of Industrial Revolution outside Britain For almost a half-century Industrial Revolution remained limited to Britain because the British government maintained strict control over new machines and technologies. Their export was not allowed in any form. Belgium During the opening year of 19th C, since the British mill owners migrated to Belgium and they secretly … Read more
Definition of Industrial Revolution The term the Industrial revolution refers to the changes brought about by the replacement of handtools by machine tools in the production process. Beginning in the 1760s, the mechanized production commenced in Britain. This process continued to gain momentum with the passage of time and Britain became the first country in … Read more
Hindu succession (amendment) act, 2005 This act governs property division within the Hindu undivided family. In the year 2005, Parliament amended this act. As per this amendment, daughters were allowed to have equal rights. They were made coparceners in ancestral property. A coparcener is someone who shares equally with others in inheritance. Under the Mitakshara … Read more
Regional kingdoms are important for the IAS exam. Here we have covered Kakatiya kingdom in detail- Establishment, main rulers, art and architecture, etc.
What is terrorism? In the most comprehensive sense, terrorism is an intentional use of indiscriminate violence as a mechanism to create terror or fear in order to achieve a political, religious, or ideological objective. Terrorism is a form of asymmetric warfare. It is the use of violence against innocent civilians or non-combatants. The word terrorism … Read more