British expedition to Tibet
The British expedition to Tibet or Younghusband expedition to Tibet began in December 1903 and lasted until September 1904. The expedition was effectively a temporary invasion by British Indian forces...
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List of renamed Indian cities and states
Ever since the British left India in 1947, many cities, streets, places, and buildings throughout India were assigned new "Indian names". Certain old names, however, continue to be popular.
Jodhpur
Jodhpur (Hindi: जोधपुर) (/ˈdʒɒdpʊər/   ) is the second largest city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. After its population crossed a million, it has been declared as the second "Metropolitan...
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Partition of Midnapore
The Partition of Midnapore (Bengali: মেদিনীপুর জেলা বিভাজন) was the administrative breakup of the Midnapore District of West Bengal, India into the western Paschim Medinipur and the eastern Purba Medi...
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Belgaum border dispute
The Belgaum border dispute is a dispute involving the Indian states of Karnataka and Maharashtra. Belgaum also known as Belagaon in Marathi, currently a part of Karnataka and earlier the erstwhile Bom...
Ahirauli Baghel
Ahirauli Baghel is an Indian village located on the border of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Bhojpuri is the primary language spoken in this village. The famous Bajaj Hindusthan Pratappur sugar mill is loca...
Kayamozhi
Kayamozhi is a village which is situated 9 km in west of Thiruchendur in Thoothukudi district, Tamil Nadu, India. The history of this Village goes back to 16th century AD as a capital of the old ...
INS Tarangini
INS Tarangini is a tall ship of the Indian Navy, commissioned in 1997 as a sail training ship for naval cadets. Tarangini is a three-masted barque, square rigged on the fore and main masts and fore-an...
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Chheharta Sahib
Chheharta sahib is a village located 7 km west of Amritsar city of Punjab in India, on the Grand Trunk Road leading to the Pakistan Border.
Guru Arjan, the fifth Sikh guru, had a large well ...
Vallabhnagar
Vallabhnagar (वल्लभनगर) is a town and tehsil headquarters in Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan.
Khan Bhankri
Khan Bhankri (or simply Bhankri) is a village in the Dausa district of Rājasthān, India.
Chachaura-Binaganj
Chachaura-Binaganj is a town on the border along Rajasthan and a nagar panchayat in Guna district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.
As of 2001 India census, Chachaura-Binaganj had a populatio...
Geological Survey of India
The Geological Survey of India (GSI), established in 1851, is a government organization in India which is an office attached to the Ministry of Mines of Union Government of India for conducting geolog...
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Malkheda
Malkhed (Malkheda, Mānyakheṭa, Prakrit Mannakheḍa, Ancient Manyakheta) on the banks of Kagina River in Sedam Taluk of Gulbarga district, Karnataka state was the capital of Rashtrakutas from (818- 982)...
Sikkim Expedition
The Sikkim Expedition was a British military expedition to expel Tibetan forces from Sikkim. The roots of the conflict lay in British-Tibetan competition for sovereignty over Sikkim.
Sikkim had a ...
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Kathgola
88°16′01″E / 24.207093°N 88.26707°E / 24.207093; 88.26707Kathgola (also known as Katgola) is a neighbourhood in the city of Murshidabad, and was at one time the capital of Ben...
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Parassala
Parassala is a small but busy town in India, at the southern end of Kerala, bordering Tamil Nadu. Thus, both Malayalam and Tamil are spoken by the residents. This is south most place of Kerala
The...
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Cartography of India
The cartography of India begins with early charts for navigation and constructional plans for buildings. Indian traditions influenced Tibetan and Islamic traditions, and in turn, were influenced by th...
Muhammadgarh, India
Mohammadgarh or Muhammadgarh (Hindi: मोहम्मदगढ़) is a town in Gyaraspur tehsil, Vidisha district, Bhopal division of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is located at an altitude of 432 m above sea level. T...
Mirzapur, Mohali
Mirzapur is a village of Kurali tehsil, Mohali district, Punjab, India. It is located on the North of Chandigarh, adjacent to Mullanpur- Garibdas.