The Indian Home Rule movement was a movement in British India on the lines of Irish Home Rule movement and other home rule movements. The movement lasted around two years between 1916–1918 and is believed to have set the stage for the independence movement under the leadership of Annie Besant and Bal Gangadhar Tilak to the educated English speaking upper class Indians.
Influenced by the Indian Independence movement, it was secular and committed to Poorana Swaraj (Complete Self-Rule), national unity, and the eradication of inequalities imposed by caste. In 1927, the JYC invited the Indian independence movement leader Gandhi to visit Jaffna. The JYC led a successful boycott of the first State Council elections ...
American Indian Movement, also known as AIM, militant American civil rights organization founded in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 1968. Its goals encompassed the entire spectrum of Indian demands, such as the revitalization of traditional culture, autonomy over tribal areas, and the restoration of lands.
Aug 14, 2020 · The fight for independence first occurred in 1857 which is famously called the Indian Rebellion of 1857 post which the British hold on the Indian subcontinent grew stronger than before. Several freedom fighters plunged themselves in the Indian Independence Movement and fought the British bravely and ousted them forever on 15th August 1947.