Essays Tagged: "Indian National Congress"

Mohandas Ghandi, about Ghandis works to bring peace to India

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, also known as mahatma Gandhi, was a Indiannationalist leader, who established his country's freedom through a nonviolent revolution.Gand ... untry's freedom through a nonviolent revolution.Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule.He believed and dedicated his life to demonstrating that both individu ... amaster politician. Others believed him a saint.Gandhi became a leader in a difficult struggle, the Indian campaign for home rule.He worked to reconcile all classes and religious sects. Gandhi meant n ...

(4 pages) 168 1 3.9 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Imperialism in India

n control was between 1740 and1858. During this period the British East India Companycontrolled the Indian sub-continent under the guise of economicimperialism, when in fact the manipulation of Indian ... omplishedthis in January of 1757. Then later that year, Clive lead agroup of 950 European and 2,000 Indian soldiers(sepoys) againsta group of 50,000 Indians lead by a degenerate nawab at Plassey.The v ...

(4 pages) 125 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Imperialism in India

control was between 1740 and 1858. During this period the British East India Company controlled the Indian sub-continent under the guise of economic imperialism, when in fact the manipulation of India ... plished this in January of 1757. Then later that year, Clive lead a group of 950 European and 2,000 Indian soldiers(sepoys) against a group of 50,000 Indians lead by a degenerate nawab at Plassey. The ...

(4 pages) 161 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

"Gandhi: Voice of a New Age Revolution"

degree. He was met with little success and so he took the opportunity of a year's contract with an Indian firm in South Africa. Gandhi remained there to unite the Indian community and help to publici ... hed by Gandhi, and to have non-Hindus in the house.In 1899 he raised a volunteer ambulance corps of Indians, both free and indentured laborers, to help the British during the Boer War. After victory t ...

(2 pages) 91 2 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

British Colonies: colonization of India and why was it a turning point.

s gradually transformed politically, economically and socially.The British plundered every class of Indian people and ruled India for its own benefit. Due to this invasion people revolted. The revolt ... English crown and a major part of the British Empire.Through the years and after being educated the Indians demanded political and economic rights, as the public grew aware of the this they formed the ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Man of The Millennium: mahatma gandhi

hat Gandhi never accepted the argument that Hindus and Muslims constituted two separate elements in Indian society. These were some of the concerns most prominent in Gandhi's mind, but he was also to ... thing else in India, he would still be remembered as one of the principal figures in the history of Indian journalism.Once back in India, he began supporting Britain in World War One. During this peri ...

(4 pages) 66 0 4.9 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

India in the Post-Colonial Era

me convinced that they were not receiving the full rights of the British citizen. Once the seeds of Indian nationalism were sewn, they began to sprout in the form of the Indian National Congress. The ... r force than petty uprisings was required if India wanted to gain independence.Mohandas Gandhi, and Indian lawyer, probably played the most important role in India's fight for independence. Gandhi use ...

(4 pages) 54 0 1.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Nonviolence Resistance

and so he could study law. He became a lawyer and sailed for South Africa to become a lawyer for an Indian firm, after that he extensively helped fight for Indian rights.India had wanted independence ... pendence since the mid 1800's. The first group that was formed to rid India of foreign rule was the Indian National Congress in 1885 and the second is the Muslim League in 1906. World War 1 is what re ...

(3 pages) 54 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Gandhi and Non-Violent Protest.

and so he could study law. He became a lawyer and sailed for South Africa to become a lawyer for an Indian firm, after that he extensively helped fight for Indian rights.The first group that was forme ... helped fight for Indian rights.The first group that was formed to rid India of foreign rule was the Indian National Congress in 1885 and the second is the Muslim League in 1906. World War I is what re ...

(3 pages) 43 0 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Untitled

rought peace and order to the countryside. They revised the legal system to promote justice for the Indians regardless of class. Indian landowners and princes, who still owned territory grew rich from ... m as a means of communication. These improvements and benefits from British rule eventually lead to Indian nationalism. The exposure to European ideas caused an Indian nationalist movement, the people ...

(3 pages) 480 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Government in India

both the national and state levels. There are many parties, and their orientations are diverse. The Indian National Congress, or its dominant faction, has governed India since independence except for ... have a fairly good chance of being elected. Despite the high level of illiteracy, voter turnouts in Indian elections are normally large.India's Economy and People, Today Economically, India often seem ...

(11 pages) 60 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Mahatma Gandhi

in history that have a very successful life and peoples highly respected. Gandhi himself became the Indian National Congress's most influential political leader and was one of the most amazing heroes ... practice law. Gandhi stayed and working for human rights in South Africa for twenty one years. The Indians was named him 'Mahatma' meaning Great Soul. His ideas of fight upon the principles of courag ...

(4 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Key Factors in the Struggle for Indian Freedom

ed. In rare cases, the actions of the native population are characterized by non-violence, with the Indian independence movement led by Mahatma Gandhi being one of the most notable examples, and the v ... feelings were not brought to life until a man by the name of Gandhi took over the leadership of the Indian National Conference. Contrary to this belief, such feelings of nationalism had been present i ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Salt Satyagraha Movement: The dissatisfaction against the Salt Tax in order to gather large public support

due to the decreasing export tax, the Government of India increased the Salt Tax. By this time, the Indian National Congress, the largest political opposition party in India was working hard to take I ... ary 31, he sent a presented a letter to Lord Irwin in which Gandhi tried to reveal the condition of Indian people under British rule along with other demands. However, Irwin Government did not pay any ...

(9 pages) 14 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Indo-Pakistani Conflict

ing in mounting antagonism in the region. The conflict ignited when tensions heightened between the Indian National Congress (INC), which represented the majority Hindu population, and the All-India M ... population, and the All-India Muslim League (AIML), which argued for a separate homeland from Hindu Indians.� The conflict further escalated when Muslim opinion was not equally regarded by the ...

(17 pages) 2 0 0.0 Mar/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers