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  • At which one place did Mahatma Gandhi first start his Satyagraha in India : Champaran 
  • 'Holding a Bandh' was declared illegal for the first time in India by which High Courts : Kerala High Court 
  • By which ruler was the practice of military governorship first introduced in India : Greeks 
  • By whom was Artificial gene synthesis first done in laboratory : Hargovind Khurana 
  • By whom was Gene first isolated : Hargobind Khurana 
  • By whom was Swaraj as a national demand first 'made : Dadabhai Naoroji 
  • By whom was first successful vaccine against virul disease of small pox discovered : Edward Jenner 
  • By whom was first women's university in India was founded : Dhondo Keshave Karve 
  • By whom was the Bhakti Movement first organised : Ramananda 
  • By whom was the calculation of electronegativities first done : Pauling 
  • By whom was the first Muslim invasion of India lead : Mohammad-bin-Qasim 
  • By whom was the first attempt to initiate economic planning in India made : By M. Visvesvaraya 
  • By whom was the first estimate of national income in India made : Dadabhai Naoroji 
  • By whom was the first republic of the world established in Vaishali : Lichhavi 
  • By whom was word Adivasi was used for the first time to refer to the tribal people : Thakkar Bappa 
  • During India's Freedom Struggle, which led to the first 'All India Hartal' : Protest against Rowlatt Act 
  • During the Mughal period which trader first came to India : English 
  • During whose reign did the Mongols first invade India : lltutmish 
  • From when was the Zero Base Budgeting in India first experimented : April, 1987 
  • From-which date shall the tenure of every Panchayat be for five years : From the date of its first meeting 
  • In India, in which was the service tax first introduced : 1994 
  • In India, which first bank of limited liability managed by Indians and founded in 1881 : Oudh Commercial Bank 
  • In what commodity the English first conducted trade from India : Indigo 
  • In which Aryans first settled : Punjab 
  • In which State was the Panchayatl Raj first introduced : Rajasthan 
  • In which country was Buddhism first propogated outside India : Srilanka 
  • In which of the years was the first Railway line between Bombay and Thane laid : 1853 
  • In which reign was the first Buddhist Council held : Ajatashatru 
  • In which was Indian Constitution amended for the first time : 1951 
  • In which year did India first take part in the Olympic Games : 1920 
  • In which year did the Congress loose its monopoly of power in the States for the first time after the elections : 1967 
  • In which year did the first modem Olympic Games take place : 1896 
  • In which year was Vande Mataram first sung at the session of the Indian National Congress : 1896 
  • In which year was the first no confidence motion moved in the Lok Sabha after independence : 1963 
  • In which year, some more commercial banks in addition to the first lot of 141 were nationalised in India : 1980 
  • Journalist's day was celebrated for the first time all over the country on which date : Oct 1, 1984 
  • The Asian Games were held in Delhi for the first time in which year : 1951 
  • The Ninth Schedule was added by which Amendment : First 
  • The first Commonwealth Games were held in the year 1930 at which place : Hamilton (Canada) 
  • The first Indian to cross seven important seas by swimming : Buljl Chaudhary 
  • The first law of thermodynamics is concerned with the conservation of which thing : Energy 
  • The first major inscription in classical Sanskrit is that of which king : Rudradaman 
  • The first railway line in India was opened in which year : 1853 
  • The massive hole in the ozone layer over the Antarctica was first discovered in which year : 1985 
  • What is the duration of proclamation of Financial Emergency : At the first instance two months 
  • What is the first compound which is fixed during photosynthesis : Glucose 
  • What is the first large research reactor of India that uses U-233 as fuel : KAMINI 
  • What is the first month of the 'Saka era' : Chaitra 
  • What was Sachin Tendulkar's average when he made his first thousand runs in ODls : 35.83 
  • What was the first major inscription in classical : Sanskrit of Rudradaman 
  • What was the first venture of Gandhiji in all- India politics : Rowlatt Satyagraha 
  • When did man first land on moon : 1969 
  • When the first metal tool came into being why was it used for : Clearing jungles 
  • When was the Constituent Assembly for undivided India first met : 9th December, 1946 
  • When was the first 'International Non-Smoking Day' observed all over the world : 04.07.1988 
  • Where was first Madarasa set up by the British in India : Calcutta 
  • Where was the first iron and steel industry of India established : Jemshedpur 
  • Where was the first session of the Constituent Assembly held : New Delhi 
  • Where were first Olympic Games held : 776 B.C. 
  • Which Act formally introduced the principles of elections for the first time : Indian Councils Act, 1909 
  • Which Act gave representation to Indians for the first time in the Legislature : Government of India Act, 1935
  • Which God lost his importance as the first deity during the Later Vedic period : Varuna 
  • Which Rajputa king defeated Muhammad Ghori for the first time : Prithviraj III
  • Which Scientist first explained about circulatory system : William Harvey 
  • Which State was first annexed by Lord Dalhousie under the Doctrine of Lapse : Satara 
  • Which country ranks first in producing teak : Thailand 
  • Which decade is celebrated as First International Decade of the World's Indigenous People : 1994-2004 
  • Which decade is celebrated as First United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty : 1997-2006 
  • Which first Europeans came to India : Portuguese 
  • Which first Indian leader to undergo imprisonment in 1882 : Vijiaraghavachari 
  • Which first movement was launched against the British in India : Swadeshi Movement 
  • Which first woman to become a Chief Minister of any State in India : Sucheta Kripalani 
  • Which is the first Indian woman to reach Olympic finals in individual track events : P.T. Usha 
  • Which is the first National Park established in India : Corbett National Park 
  • Which is the first company-managed major port in India : Ennore 
  • Which is the first geostationary telecommunication satellite of India : APPLE 
  • Which is the first multipurpose river valley project of independent India : Damodar Valley Corporation 
  • Which is the scientist who explained about blood circulation for the first time : William Harvey 
  • Which metal was first discovered by man : Copper 
  • Which ruler at first assumed the title of 'Hazrat-i-Ala' and afterwards 'Sultan' : Sher Shah Suri 
  • Which war was ended by the Treaty of Madras : First Mysore war 
  • Which was the first Asian lady swimmer to have crossed the English Channel : Arati Saha 
  • Which was the first English ship that came to India : Red Dragon 
  • Which was the first India satellite to go into orbit : Aryabhatta
  • Which was the first Indian woman to scale Mount Everest : Bachendri Pal 
  • Which was the first National Security Advisor of India : Brajesh Mishra 
  • Which was the first State to become bifurcated after independence : Madras 
  • Which was the first dynasty of the Vijayanagar kingdom : Sangama 
  • Which was the first fort constructed by the British in India : Fort Sf. George 
  • Which was the first metal used by man : Copper 
  • Which was the first newspaper to be published in India : Bengal Gazette 
  • Which was the first scholar, who read Ashokan edicts : James Princep 
  • Which was the first talkie film of India : Alam Ara 
  • Which was the first to legalize euthanasia : Netherlands 
  • Which was the first woman Governor of a State in free India : Mrs. Sarojini Neidu 
  • Which was the first woman film star nominated/elected to the Rajya Sabha : Nargis Dutt 
  • Which was the first woman to climb Mount Everest : Junko Tabei 
  • Which was the medieval ruler who was the first to establish a ministry of agriculture : Mohammad-bin- Tughlaq 
  • Who among the first Indian to receive the Magsaysay award : Vinoba Bhave 
  • Who among the issued the coin rupee for the first time : Shershah Suri 
  • Who first divided his empire into Iqtas during the process of civil administration : Iltutmish 
  • Who first voiced the idea of a separate Muslim state in India : Mohammad Iqbal 
  • Who firstly predicated the existence of electromagnetic waves : Maxwell 
  • Who has become the first Indian to score a-triple century in Tests : Virender Sehwag 
  • Who is considered as the first national ruler of India : Chandragupta Maurya 
  • Who is the first Air Chief to receive the honour of "Marshal" : Arjun Singh 
  • Who is the first Indian woman to win an Asian Games gold in 400 m run : Kamaljit Sandhu
  • Who is the first non-Indian to receive the Bharat Ratna : Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan 
  • Who is the first person to set foot on Moon : Neil Armstrong 
  • Who is the world's first woman cosmonaut : Valentina Tereshkova 
  • Who laid the foundation of the first independent Turkish kingdom in India : Outubuddin Aibak 
  • Who produced the first film in India 'Raja Harishchandra' in 1913 : Dada Saheb Phalke 
  • Who set up the Atmiya Sabha in Kolkata in the first half of the nineteenth century : Ram Mohan Roy 
  • Who was awarded the first Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award : Mother Teresa 
  • Who was the President of the First Buddhist Council held at Rajagriha : Mahakassapa 
  • Who was the first 'Indian to swim across English Channel : Mihir Sen 
  • Who was the first Defence Minister of India : N. Gopalaswami Ayyangar 
  • Who was the first Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission of India : Shri V. T. Krishnamachari 
  • Who was the first Englishman to preside over a Congress session : George Yule 
  • Who was the first European to translate the Bhagwad Gita into English : Charles Wilkins 
  • Who was the first General-Secretary of the Indian National Congress : Dadabhai Neoroii 
  • Who was the first Governor General of Bengal : Warren Hastings 
  • Who was the first Indian to be honoured with a lifetime achievement Oscar Award : Satyajit Roy 
  • Who was the first Indian to get selected in ICS : Surendranath Banerjee 
  • Who was the first Indian to win the World Amateur Billiards title : Wilson Jones 
  • Who was the first Indian woman President of the Indian National Congress : Sarojini Naidu 
  • Who was the first Indian woman to scale the Mount Everest : Bachhendri Pal 
  • Who was the first Indian woman to swim across the English Channel : Arati Saha 
  • Who was the first Indian woman who owns the gold medal in Asian Games: Kamaljit Sandhu 
  • Who was the first Muslim President of Indian National Congress : Badruddin Tyyabji 
  • Who was the first President of the Indian Trade Union Congress in 1920 : Lala Lajpat Rai 
  • Who was the first Sultan of Delhi to introduce the practice of ‘Sijda' : Balban 
  • Who was the first and the last woman ruler of Delhi : Razia Sultan 
  • Who was the first Asian to have received the Nobel Prize : R.N. Tagore 
  • Who was the first foreigner to invade India : Darius I
  • Who was the first leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha : Kamlapati Tripathi 
  • Who was the first person to cross the Alps with army : Hannibal 
  • Who was the first speaker of the Lok Sabha : Malgaonkar 
  • Who was the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court : Leila Seth 
  • Who was the first woman minister of a state : Rajkumari Amrit Kaur 
  • Who was the first woman to win the Jnanpith Award : Ashapurna Devi 
  • Who was the leader to have the unique distinction of firing the first shot in the rebellion of 1857 : Mangal Pande 
  • Who was the member of the Rajya Sabha when first appointed as the Prime Minister of India : Indira Gandhi 
  • Who were the first Europeans to reach India for trade : Portuguese 
  • Who were the first to establish trade contacts with the Roman empire: Tamils 
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Major events in Indian independence


1757: Battle of Plassey.
1857: First War of Independence.
1858: India comes under the direct rule of the British crown.
1885: The Indian National Congress was formed in Bombay.
1905: The Partition of the Bengal.
1909: Minto – Morley Reforms.
1911: Bengal Partition annulled.
1914-1918: Britain drags India into World War I.
1915: Gandhi returns to India from South Africa.
1916: Lucknow Pact.
1917: Champaran and Kheda Satyagraha.
1919: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre.
1921 to 1922: Civil Disobedience Movement.
1922: Chauri – Chaura Incident.
1924: Moplah riots between Hindus and Muslims.
1927: The British government appoints the Simon Commission.
1928: Bardoli Satyagraha.
1930: Salt Satyagraha, First Round Table Conference.
1931: Second Round Table Conference, Gandhi-Irwin pact.
1932: Poona Pact, Third...


Famous slogans in indian independence


ഇന്ത്യൻ സ്വാതന്ത്ര്യത്തിലെ പ്രസിദ്ധമായ മുദ്രാവാക്യങ്ങൾ .

ഇൻക്വിലാബ് സിന്ദാബാദ് മുഹമ്മദ് ഇക്ബാലാണ് ഈ മുദ്രാവാക്യത്തിന്റെ ഉപജ്ഞാതാവ്. ആദ്യമായി മുഴക്കിയത് ഭഗത്സിംഗ്. .
പ്രവർത്തിക്കുക അല്ലെങ്കിൽ മരിക്കുക ഗാന്ധിജി .
ജയ്ഹിന്ദ്. ചലോ ദില്ലി സുഭാഷ് ചന്ദ്രബോസ് .
സ്വരാജ്യം എന്റെ ജന്മാവകാശമാണ് ബാലഗംഗാധര തിലക് .
സത്യവും അഹിംസയുമാണ് എന്റെ ദൈവങ്ങൾ ഗാന്...


Simple and Compound Interest


P - Principal, the sum of money lent or borrowed. .

R - Rate of interest: Annual interest, often expressed as a percentage. .

T - Time period for which the money is lent or borrowed. .

Simple Interest = Principal * Time * Rate of interest / 100 .

  SI = P * T * R .

For example, Principal is 4000, Rate of Interest is 8% and Time period is 4 years.

SI = 4000× 8% × 4 =  4000× 0.08 × 4.

= 1280. .

In compound interest , the principal amount with interest after the first time period becomes the part of principal for the next time period.

CI =   [P (1 + R/100)^T] – P .

Total amount = [P (1 + R/100)^T] .

If time period is half-yearly, .