Denotified tribes of India
Denotified Tribes (DNTs), also known as vimukta jati, are the tribes that were originally listed under the Criminal Tribes Act of 1871, as Criminal Tribes and "addicted to the systematic commission of...
Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act
Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act, commonly known as TADA, was an anti-terrorism law which was in force between 1985 and 1995 (modified in 1987) under the background of Punjab insur...
Kailash Nath Katju
Kailash Nath Katju (K. N. Katju) (June 17, 1887 in Jaora – February 17, 1968) was a prominent politician of India. He was the Governor of Odisha and West Bengal, the Chief Minister of Madhya Pr...
The Hindu Inheritance (Removal of Disabilities) Act, 1928
The Hindu Inheritance (Removal of Disabilities) Act, 1928 was enacted to abolish the exclusion from inheritance of certain classes of heirs, and to remove certain doubts regarding their ability to inh...
Constituent Assembly of India
An idea for a Constituent Assembly of India was proposed in 1934 by M. N. Roy, a pioneer of the Communist movement in India and an advocate of radical democracy. It became an official demand of the In...
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Age of Consent Act, 1891
The Age of Consent Act, 1891, also Act X of 1891, was a legislation enacted in British India on 19 March 1891 which raised the age of consent for sexual intercourse for all girls, married or unmarrie...
Rowlatt Act
The Anarchical and Revolutionary Crimes Act, 1919 popularly known as the Rowlatt Act was a legislative act passed by the Imperial Legislative Council in Delhi on March 21, 1919, indefinitely extending...
S. A. Ayer
Subbier Appadurai Ayer (14 April 1898 – 1 April 1980) was the Minister for Publicity and Propaganda in Subhas Chandra Bose's Azad Hind Government between 1943 and 1945, and later a key defence witne...
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Burhan-ud-Din of Chitral
Prince Burhan-ud-Din (1915 - 1996) (Urdu: برھان الدین‎) of Chitral, Pakistan was a veteran of the Indian National Army. Burhan-ud-Din was the son of Mehtar Shuja ul-Mulk, the Ruler of Chitra...
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Indian speeches about independence
India won independence from Britain by the Indian Independence Act 1947, ending the British Raj. This act, passed in June and receiving royal assent in July, took effect on 15 August 1947.
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Hindu Personal Law
Hindu personal laws refer to the laws of the Hindus as it applied during the colonial period (British Raj) of India beginning from the Anglo-Hindu Law to the post-independent Modern Hindu Law. The Bri...
Manuvāda
The term Manuvāda (also Manuvād, Manuwād, Hindi मनुवाद) denotes the ethos of a society governed by Manusmṛti, with the term Manuvādi denoting a proponent of such an ethos. In contemporary discourse, ...
Rai Sikh
—The Rai Sikh are a Sikh community found in the states of Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Haryana and Punjab in India.They have been classified as sc in 2003 in Punjab so as to get benefits for their further ...
Dāyabhāga
The Dāyabhāga is a Hindu law treatise written by Jīmūtavāhana which primarily focuses on inheritance procedure. The digest is most notable for being based on Śāstric doctrines differing from those mo...
Viṣṇu Smṛti
Vishnu Smriti (IAST: Viṣṇu Smṛti) is one of the latest books of the Dharmaśāstra tradition in Hinduism and the only one which does not deal directly with the means of knowing dharma. The text has a s...
Viṣṇu Smṛti - Wikipedia
Political integration of India
At the time of Indian independence in 1947, India was divided into two sets of territories, the first being the territories under the control of the British Empire, and the second being the territorie...
Political integration of India - Wikipedia
States Department
The States Department, later States Ministry, was a department of the Government of India headed by the Minister of States. Its responsibility was to deal with the princely states and manage their re...
States Department - Wikipedia
Charodi (community)
Charodi also referred to as Meshta/ Achari / Konkani Achari/ Nayak / Khandekar is a community from Karnataka State in India. They are usually called as Achari , Mestha or Charodi in Some North part...
Gold Control Act
The Gold Control Act, 1968 is a repealed Act of the Parliament of India which was enacted to control sale and holding of gold in personal possession. However excessive demand for gold in India with ne...
Khangar (community)
The Khangar community are a clan of Indian origin. They are referred to by many other names, such as Khangaar, Khungar, Khengar, Khagar, Khangdhar and Rao Khangad.The community ruled areas of present-...
Khangar (community) - Wikipedia