Adhunik Bharat Ka Itihas, is a preparatory text for students who intend on writing the IAS or PCS examinations.
Summary Of The Book
The Indian Administrative Services Exam is conducted by the Union Public Commission. These exams are used to recruit suitable candidates for various position within the Civil Services. The exam consists of a preliminary part and a main part. The preliminary exam assesses General Studies and Aptitude. The Main part involves nine essays, a personality test, and a personal interview. The Civil Services Examinations are some of the most difficult in the world. Only 0.3% of applicants are accepted for employment into the Civil Services.
Adhunik Bharat Ka Itihas, will help students prepare for the General Studies portion of the IAS/PCS preliminary and main exams. In General Studies, topics such as Indian Heritage, Culture, World History, World Geography, and Society are covered. This test preparation text follows the latest syllabus outlined by the Union Public Commission.
Contemporary Developments useful information of General Studies Paper of IAS/PCS which is compulsory in IAS/PCS (Pre. & Main) Examinations. Some of the chapter titles of the book are Rise of the British Power in Bengal, Decline/Disintegration of the Mughal Empire, Achievements of the Early Peshwas, Anglo-French Rivalry in the Carnatic, Plassey and Buxar, Administrative Reforms of Cornwallis, Career and Achievements of Duplex, Maratha Administration under the Peshwas, Lord Wellesley, Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali, Lord Hastings and Establishment of British Paramountcy in India, William Bentinck, Sindh’s Annexation, Ranjit Singh’s Achievements and Career, Lord Dalhousie, the Anglo-Sikh Wars, Nehruvian Era, Modern India.
Some of the topics covered in the chapters are Artistic, Cultural, and Literary Movements in present-day India, First Phase of Independence, Impact and Legacy of British Rule in India.
About The Authors
B. L. Grover has also authored A New Look at Modern Indian History From 1707 to the Modern Times, Bhartiya Savtantarta Sangram Tatha Savadhanik Vikas, and Sources on National Movement Curzon and Congress.
Alka Mehta has also authored A New Look At Modern Indian History From 1707 to the Modern Times.
Yashpal has authored Pratinidhi Kahaniyan, Meri Teri Uski Baat, Pinjre Ki Udan, Geeta, and Amita.