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Division of Bengal,Simon Commission,Round Table Conference,Dandi March, Indian history

Which governor general gave support to the division of Bengal?
Lord Curzon (In 1905. In 1911 Lord Hardinge abolished bengal division)

Swadesh movement was started during the year?
1905

Gandhiji entered into Indian Politics through Champaran Satyagraha. Where is Champaran located?
Bihar

Who started Khilafat movement?
Ali Brothers (Muhammed Ali and Shaukat Ali) in 1920

Why Gandhiji refrained from Civil Disobediance Movement?
Due to the ChauriChaura incident in Uttar Pradesh

Which freedom fighter died in lathicharge during the protest against Simon Commission?
Lal lajpat Rai

When was Quit India movement launched?
Bombay Session, 8th August 1942

Gandhiji participated in which round table conference?
2nd round table conference in 1931

Started on March 12 1930, when did Dandi March end?
April 6

Pakistan came into existence through the session held at which place?
Lahore

First Indian cabinet formed on 15th August 1947

First Indian cabinet formed on 15th August 1947 consisted of the following members:

Jawaharlal Nehru - Prime Minister, External Affairs and common wealth- relations, Scientific Research

Sardar Vallabhbahai Patel - Home, Information & Broadcasting, States

Dr.Rajendra Prasad - Food and Agriculture

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad - Education

Dr.John Mathai - Railways and Transport

R.K.shanmugham Chetty- Finance

Dr.B.R.Ambedkar- Law

Jagjivan Ram - Labour

Sardar Baldev Singh - Defence

Raj Kumari Amrit Kaur - Health

C.H.Bhabaha - Commerce

Rafi Ahmed Kidwai - Communication

Dr.Shyam Prasad Mukherji - Industries and supplies

V.N.Gadgil - Works, Mines and power

Festivals and dances in various months in India

Festivals and dances in various months in India
Note: Please refer calendar for changes accordingly

January

Makara Sankranti, Lohri, Pongal, Thai Pusam,  Flot,  National Kite Festival, Kerala Village Fair, Bikaner, Pattadakal Dance Festival, Id-ud-Fitr, Vasant Panchami


February

Mahashivratri, Goa Carnival, Desert Festival, Nagaur Fair, International Yoga Week, Elephant Festival, Deccan Festival, Taj Mahotsav, Surajkund Crafts Mela
Chapchar Kut, Islands Tourism Festivals


March

Holi, Ganaur, Jamshed-e-Navroz, Ramnavami, Id-ul-Zuha, Mahavir Jayanti, Khajuraho Dance Festival, Elephant Festival,  Hoysala Mahotsava, Ellora Festival


April

Good Friday, Easter, Baisakhi, Gudi Padva or Ugadi, Pooram, Muharram, Buddha Purnima, Mewar


May

Urs Festival


June

Ganga Dussehra, Hemis Festival


July

Rathyatra, Guru Purnima


August

Janmashtami, Onam, Nag Panchami, Rakshabandhan, Ganesh Chaturthi


September

Tarnetar Mela


October

Navratri, Durga Puja, Dussehra, Marwar Festival


November

Sharad Purnima, Diwali, Guru Purab, Ka Pomblang Nongrem, Sonepur Fair, Pushkar Fair, Hampi Festival


December

Christmas, Konark Dance Festival

IBL2013 schedule and telecasting channel in India

IBL 2013 telecasting channel in India: STAR Sports

 

Indian Badminton League schedule 2013

Aug 14 2013

Krish Delhi Smashers vs Pune Pistons, Delhi, 20:00 IST


Aug 15 2013

Hyderabad Hotshots vs Awadhe Warriors, Delhi, 16:00 IST


Aug 15 2013

Banga Beats vs Mumbai Masters, Delhi, 20:00 IST


Aug 17 2013

Krrish Delhi Smashers vs Hyderabad Hotshots, Lucknow, 16:00 IST


Aug 17 2013

Mumbai Masters vs Pune Pistons, Lucknow, 20:00 IST


Aug 18 2013

Banga Beats vs Awadhe Warriors, Lucknow, 18:00 IST


Aug 19 2013

Hyderabad Hotshots vs Pune Pistons, Mumbai, 20:00 IST


Aug 20 2013

Krrish Delhi Smashers vs Mumbai Masters, Mumbai, 18:00 IST


Aug 22 2013

Hyderabad Hotshots vs Mumbai Masters, Pune, 16:00 IST


Aug 22 2013

Awadhe Warriors vs Krrish Delhi Smashers, Pune, 20:00 IST


Aug 23 2013

Pune Pistons vs Banga Beats, Pune, 18:00 IST


Aug 24 2013

Awadhe Warriors vs Mumbai Masters, Bangalore, 20:00 IST


Aug 25 2013

Banga Beats vs Krrish Delhi Smashers, Bangalore, 18:00 IST


Aug 26 2013

Awadhe Warriors vs Pune Pistons, Hyderabad, 20:00 IST


Aug 27 2013

Hyderabad Hotshots vs Banga Beats, Hyderabad, 18:00 IST


Aug 28 2013

First semi-final, Hyderabad, 20:00 IST


Aug 29 2013

Second semi-final, Bangalore, 20:00 IST


Aug 31 2013

FINAL,Mumbai,20:00 IST

Chief ministers who became Prime Ministers of India

Chief ministers who became Prime Ministers of India

 

Morarji Desai, Bombay State, Feb 1952-Nov 1956, March 1977-July 1974

Charan Singh, UP, April 1967-Feb 1968 and Feb-Oct 1970, July 1979-January 1980

V.P Singh, UP, June 1980-June 1982, Dec 1989-Nov 1990

P.V Narasimha Rao, AP, Sept 1971-January 1973, June 1991-May 1996

H.D Deve Gowda, Karnataka, Dec 1994-May 1996, June 1996-April 1997


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