What is an Independence Day?
Independence Day, observed annually on 15 August in India commemorating the nation's independence from Kingdom of Great Britain on 15 August 1947. India attained independence following an independence movement noted for largely nonviolent resistance and civil...
Independence Day of India
Respected teachers and my friends,
I wish you a happy Independence Day. India became independent on August 15, 1947...
A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new…India discovers herself again." - J.L.Nehru
On the eve of...
Pakistan dayIndependence Day (Urdu: یوم آزادی; Yaum-e Āzādī), observed annually on August 14, is a national holiday in Pakistan, commemorating the day when Pakistan achieved independence and was declared a sovereign nation, following the end of the British Raj in 1947. Pakistan came into existence as...
widely regarded as the father of the Indian Constitution.
The Constitution was enacted by the Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949, and came into effect on 26 January 1950. The date 26 January was chosen to commemorate the Purna Swaraj declaration of independence of 1930. With its adoption, the Union...
"At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new…India discovers herself again."
- Jawaharlal Nehru
(on Indian Independence Day, 1947)
political and ideological leader of India during the Indian independence movement. A pioneer of satyagraha, or resistance to tyranny through mass civil disobedience—a philosophy firmly founded upon ahimsa, or total nonviolence—Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom...
In the days leading up to yet another August 15, I found myself reminiscing about my favorite memories associated with the day. As a schoolgirl, I remember Independence Day as a festive occasion for one and all. There was something in the air that particular day that evoked a sense of pride at the sight...
India's Independence Day
"At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new...India discovers herself again." - Jawaharlal Nehru
After more than two hundred...
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 began as a mutiny of sepoys of the British East India Company's army on 10 May 1857, in the town of Meerut, and soon erupted into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day...
widely known as the father of the Indian Constitution.
The Constitution was adopted by the Constituent Assembly on 26 November 1949, and came into effect on 26 January 1950. The date 26 January was chosen to commemorate the Purna Swaraj declaration of independence of 1930. With its adoption, the Union...
Independence Day Of India
Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we will redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which...
Today some Indians were also there who did not get their rights . Some fight for money , some on the basis of caste , religion and other factors . In our country , poor people have no right to stand in front of the Rich one .
Today due to corruption richers become more richer and poorers become more...
On this Special Day I would like to recollect the words of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on the eve of India’s Independence.
“Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we will redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. A moment comes, which comes...
Pakistan India Relations
As seen in “The Nation” newspaper. Link http://nation.com.pk/archives/May-20-2008
Pakistan-India relations since independence have been the victim of oscillations between short-lived periods of euphoria and raised expectations followed by long intervals marked by disappointment...
Declaration of Independence FRQ
As an act of rebellion, the citizens of The New World wrote The Declaration of Independence, which was aimed towards the British Rule. This historical document has been interpreted in many of ways. Some people claim it to be written as a bid for French support and an...
1930, Indian independence leader Mohandas Gandhi begins a defiant march to the sea in protest of the British monopoly on salt, his boldest act of civil disobedience yet against British rule in India.
Britain’s Salt Acts prohibited Indians from collecting or selling salt, a staple in the Indian diet....
Declaration of Independence
It is necessary to branch out and start over from what the laws used to be and set new norms. To understand that god has created all equal, and therefore all men should have equal rights and freedom of opinion.
* The king refused to agree with the laws in relation...
Resting place | Rajghat in New Delhi |
Nationality | Indian |
Other names | Mahatma Gandhi, Bapu |
Alma mater | University College London, University of London |
Known for | Prominent Figure of Indian Independence Movement
Propounding the philosophy of Satyagraha and Ahimsa |
here today on the occasion of India's Republic Day. A short while ago, we have heard the speech from our honorable Chief Guest after hoisting the national flag of India. We also got an opportunity to meet and hear the chief guest's speech on the Republic Day topic. We also heard the speech from our School...
The Indian culture instilled a sense of honor in me, which to the present day is contributing to the personal and intellectual development of me. My intellectual development has largely been cherished through my parents, who taught me the sense of honor for myself, and the family as family image was...
Vinayak Damodar Savarkar
Vināyak Dāmodar Sāvarkar (Marathi: विनायक दामोदर सावरकर) (May 28, 1883 – February 26, 1966) was an Indian politician and an Indian Independence Movement activist, who is credited with developing the Hindu nationalist political ideology Hindutva. He is considered to be the...
Republic Day (India)
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Soldiers of the Madras Regiment during the annual Republic Day Parade in 2004
Observed by India
Date 26 January
Celebrations Parades, distribution of sweets in schools and cultural...
Indian rebellion of 1857.
Brutal execution of Indian soldiers who participated in the Indian rebellion of 1857 by British cannons
1857–1858 was a period of armed uprising and rebellions in mostly northern and central India against British colonial rule on the subcontinent. The war brought about the...
Women in Indian Freedom Struggle
Women in Indian Freedom Struggle have played a vital role with immense courage, confidence and patriotism. They were the iconic figures in Indian political arena.
Role of Women in Independence Movement
Women in Indian freedom struggle have significantly...
Indian drama in English
Drama is a composite art in which the written word of the playwright is concretized when it becomes the spoken word of the actor on the stage. It involves the playwright, the actor, the audience, plot construction, characterization, dialogues, music, dance, posture, stage setting...
impenetrable British Empire, and had a direct effect on the independence movement within India. As Germany attempted to hurt the British by infiltrating India and establishing the roots of rebellion through the Hindu-German Conspiracy, Indian troops fought valiantly for the entente powers and began to...
APUSH 7th Hour
Take Home Essay
September 13, 2008
The charges against the king in the Declaration of Independence were extremely valid and colonists had every right to make these charges. The King’s policies were having negative effects on the political, economic, and social life...
here to celebrate the 68th independence day of this great Nation, Bharat. Being an Indian, it is no less than an honour to give speech on Independence Day of our great nation and share my notions with you.
India celebrate her Independence Day on 15th August every year. The day is being celebrated since...
15, 1947, India shook off the shackles of British Rule and became free. It was a night of celebration all over the country.
It is a red-lettered day, on which the schools and govern ment and private offices remain closed. Early in the morning, the young students sing in chorus the national anthem...
Republic Day Parade
An Agni-II intermediate range ballistic missile displayed at the Republic Day Parade in 2004.The Republic Day Parade is an annual military and cultural parade held in the Indian Capital of New Delhi on 26 January, the Republic Day of India. Republic Day is celebrated with the hoisting...
well known even today for his great powerful leadership skills and non-violent protests through speech and strikes to completely change the whole of Indian society all together. Many books and films have been written, putting into perspective his courage and consistency when composing his unique protesting...
India will awake to life and freedom.” These were the historical words of our first Prime Minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, on the eve of India's much awaited Independence Day. However, has India really woken up from its sleep of dreams and aspirations? It was a memorable occasion when the rule of slavery came to a...
activities today are Jammu and Kashmir,Mumbai, Central India (Naxalism) and Seven Sister States (independence and autonomy movements). In the past, the Punjab insurgency led to militant activities in the Indian state of Punjab as well as the national capital Delhi (Delhi serial blasts, anti-Sikh riots)....
night on a train to the country of South Africa an Indian man, in first class, was asked to leave the section he was sitting in, because of his colour. This man argued for his right to ride in first class, since he had paid for the ticket. The Indian man was very surprised. He had come from a moderately...
India. Anecdotally, during my fieldwork in the state of Uttar Pradesh I visited a remote village school, one that receives power for only a few hours a day, equipped with a single computer. When I joined the teachers after-hours, they were huddled around it, playing Medal of Honor, a World War 2 shooting...
21h.001 How to Stage a Revolution Essay 1 rewrite
The Indian Revolution during the American Revolution
Unlike most revolutions in history the events that took place in north America from 1775 to 1783 did not involve just two competing groups of people. On one side was the British Empire trying...
and early leader of the Indian independence movement. The younger Nehru graduated from Cambridge University, and returned to India in 1912. Over the next thirty years, he rose to become the top political leader of the Indian National Congress Party and its struggle for independence from Britain. He was...
Republic day is a national day. It is observed on 26th January every year, because India, after being an independent country, became a Republic on 26th January 1950.
We got political independence in August 1947. But there was no Constitution of India at that time. It took more than two years to frame...
National Education Day
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA HAS DECIDED TO OBSERVE 11th NOVEMBER, THE BIRTHDAY OF MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD, A GREAT FREEDOM FIGHTER, AN EMINENT EDUCATIONIST AND FIRST UNION MINISTER OF EDUCATION, AS ‘NATIONAL EDUCATION DAY’ EVERY YEAR FROM 2008 ONWARDS.
A brief biography...
Apache Indian Research Paper
Apache, that very name struck unforgiving fear in the minds of settlers and tribes throughout the Great Plains and the southwest. Fierce Apache warriors were quick to learn the tactics of their enemies and use it against them. Not only were the Apache cheated by the Americans...
according to the slogan, “the sun never set.” His death by an assassin’s bullet came when India had gained its independence as a sovereign nation. Although the struggle for Indian independence has elements that are unique to that subcontinent’s history and culture, it was also part of the epic story of...
Nowadays, due to India's population is constantly increasing, the Indian became more and more powerful economy and trade country, more policy relaxation of import and export trade standards, more and more multinational companies to enter the Indian doing business. This report is going to be discussed about...
World War II’s Impact on the Indian Independence Movement
The success of the Indian Independence movement is, by some scholars, largely attributed to efforts of Mahatma Gandhi. As stated by BBC, “Gandhi was the leader of the Indian nationalist movement against British rule, and is...
Extremists and Moderates
Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
Civil Disobedience Movement
Quit India movement
The appointment in 1848 of Lord
Dalhousie as Governor General of the
East India Company set the stage for
Spanish empire influenced language, culture, and religion in Spain itself, the Americas, and Asia.
During the early years, after Spain gained independence from the African Moors, between 1490 and 1502 there were some changes in the population of the Spanish Jews and Muslims. Spain had just become independent...
India’s automotive industry is booming. The industry currently contributes about U.S. $34 billion to the Indian economy, equivalent to five percent of its national GDP. It produces over 11 million vehicles a year making it one of the eleventh largest passenger car producers in the world...
American Federal Government
14 January 2013
Understanding the Declaration of Independence
The Declaration of Independence is a fundamental document which outlines the standards on which the United States of America was founded on. Within this document, there is...
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Independence Day 2013 Speech In English For School Students
Ho me > Independence Day - 1 May 2013
Indiacelebrates Independence Day on August 15 each year. India became an independent nation...
Also called Swatantrata Divas (Hindi)
Observed by Indians
Date August 15
Flag hoisting, distribution of sweets in schools, flying kites, singing patriotic songs, entertainment and cultural programmes
India’s Independence Day (Hindi: Swatantrata Divas)...
machine, fibreboard container and filter rods. By 1970 BAT had
invested in all the complementary businesses of cigarette business in India.
In post- independence India ITC, BAT’s subsidiary and the associate company, has been
investing consistently in its main and compleme ntary businesses. The annual Gross...
India got its independence from Britishers in 1947 who ruled India for over 190 years. First through East India Company, and then British Raj was esstablished. What led British to take over India? India was a country of diversities viz-a- viz:...
The American revolution began in 1763, after some victories at the end of the French and Indian War stopped the French military threat to British North American Colonies. Britain imposed a series of direct taxes to its colonies. Americans protested at the idea that they could be passed on this kind of...
India. Although independence was a huge victory, it led to the emergence of rivals between different religious groups within the country both wanting control. The leader of this revolution, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, inspired people across the nation to fight for their independence in ways other than...
I am kavita. Although India obtained its independence on August 15, 1947, the Constitution of India came into effect only on January 26, 1950. During the transition period from 1947 to 1950, King George VI was the head of country. C. Rajagopalachari served as the Governor-General of India during this...
two-party system is better Group Discussion Topics For Against The stability of multi-party democracy in India The Roots and Specifics of Indian Democracy
For nearly four decades now democracy in India has appeared somewhat of an anomaly. India is a multinational, agrarian society with a...
Resting place | Rajghat, New Delhi, India |
Nationality | Indian |
Other names | Mahatma Gandhi, Bapu |
Alma mater | University College London, University of London |
Known for | Prominent figure of Indian independence movement
Propounding the philosophy of Satyagraha and Ahimsa |
Freedom at Midnight (1975) is a book by Dominique Lapierre and Larry Collins. It describes the events in the Indian independence movement in 1947-48, beginning with the appointment of Lord Mountbatten as the last viceroy of British India, and ending with the death and funeral of Mahatma Gandhi.
The country attained independence after hundreds of leaders including Gandhiji pledged their life and involved in various movements and the Quit India Movement held in 1942 forced the Britishers to quit the country. Today’s generation should understand the amount of patriotism involved in such movements...
Presidency, British India
Alma mater University of Calcutta
Known for Prominent Figure of Indian independence movement
Title Head of Azad Hind
Political party Indian National Congress, Forward Bloc
Spouse(s) Emilie Schenkl
Children Anita Bose Pfaff
Today is a very special day for all of us, as the whole country celebrates India's Republic Day with pride remembering our great freedom fighters who have laid their life for our freedom. 26th January, being a very significant date makes us recall the memories of millions of individuals who stood united...