[Solved] Highlight the difference in the approach of Subhash Chandra Bose and Mahatma Gandhi in the struggle for freedom

[Solved] Highlight the difference in the approach of Subhash Chandra Bose and Mahatma Gandhi in the struggle for freedom. Although Subhash Chandra was a follower of Gandhi during the initial days, the later part of the 1930s witnessed a growing radicalization of his thoughts and Bose became increasingly frustrated with the lack of momentum in … Read more

[Solved] Discuss the role of women in the freedom struggle especially during the Gandhian phase

[Solved] Discuss the role of women in the freedom struggle especially during the Gandhian phase Woman’s participation in India’s freedom struggle began as early as in 1817. Bhima Bai Holkarfought bravely against the British colonel Malcolm and defeated him in guerilla warfare. • The role of Rani of Ramgarh, Rani Lakshmi Bai, Tapasvini Maharani in … Read more

[Solved] Explain how the Uprising of 1857 constitutes an important watershed in the evolution of British policies towards colonial India.

[Solved] Explain how the Uprising of 1857 constitutes an important watershed in the evolution of British policies towards colonial India. One of the important events of Indian history is the ‘Revolt of 1857’ or ‘India’s first war of Independence’ or ‘The Sepoy Mutiny’. It was the first rebellion against the East India Company which took … Read more

[Solved] Krishnadeva Raya, the King of Vijayanagar, was not only an accomplished scholar himself but was also a great patron of learning and literature. Discuss

[Solved] Krishnadeva Raya, the King of Vijayanagar, was not only an accomplished scholar himself but was also a great patron of learning and literature. Discuss Historians consider Krishnadevaraya as the greatest ruler of the Vijayanagara kingdom.His greatest achievement is of the broad tolerance that existed during his rule in his empire. • His reign marked … Read more

[Solved] Early Buddhist Stupa-art, while depicting folk motifs and narratives successfully expounds Buddhist ideals, Elucidate

[Solved] Early Buddhist Stupa-art, while depicting folk motifs and narratives successfully expounds Buddhist ideals, Elucidate In Buddhism, the earliest stupas contained portions of the Buddha’s ashes, and as a result, the stupa began to be associated with the body of the Buddha. • Buddha had asked pupils to place the relics “where four roads meet”. … Read more

What is Jet Stream?- UPSC NOTES

What is Jet Stream? The Jet Stream is a geostrophic wind blowing horizontally through the upper layers of the troposphere, generally from west to east, at an altitude of 20,000 – 50,000 feet. Jet Streams develop where air masses of differing temperatures meet. So, usually surface temperatures determine where the Jet Stream will form. Greater the difference in … Read more

[Solved] “The growth of cities as I.T hubs has opened up new avenues of employment, but has also created new problems.” Substantiate this statement with examples ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017)

[Solved] “The growth of cities as I.T hubs has opened up new avenues of employment, but has also created new problems.” Substantiate this statement with examples ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017) IT sector has been one of the most important sectors to help India achieve good growth and provide avenue for employment of rapidly growing … Read more

[Solved] Distinguish between religiousness/religiosity and communalism giving on example of how the former has got transformed into the latter in independent Indian ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017)

[Solved] Distinguish between religiousness/religiosity and communalism giving on example of how the former has got transformed into the latter in independent Indian ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017) Religiousness/religiosity mean lead your life according to the principles and rules enshrined in religious text. This also include practice, profess, preach the religion. Communalism means giving priority to … Read more

[Solved] The women’s questions arose in modern India as a part of the 19th century social reform movement. What are the major issues and debates concerning women in that period? ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017)

[Solved] The women’s questions arose in modern India as a part of the 19th century social reform movement. What are the major issues and debates concerning women in that period? ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017) During the British rule the spread of English education and Western liberal ideology among Indians and spread of Christianity and … Read more

[Solved] What characteristics can be assigned to monsoon climate that succeeds in feeding more than 50 percent of the world population residing in Monsoon Asia? ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017)

[Solved] What characteristics can be assigned to monsoon climate that succeeds in feeding more than 50 percent of the world population residing in Monsoon Asia? ( UPSC GS-1 mains 2017) The tropical monsoon climate experiences abundant rainfall like that of the tropical rain forest climate, but it is concentrated in the summer season. The monsoon … Read more