Father of civil services in India
On 16th Oct 1906 Partition of Bengal came into force.
Anti-partition and Swadeshi movements.
Foundation of Muslim League in 1906.
Morley-Minto Reforms in 1909 increased the number of elected members in the
central and provincial legislatures, also introduced the system of communal
In 1906 Foundation stone of Victoria Memorial Hall laid at Calcutta.
In Oct 1906 Arundel Committee on political reforms submitted its report.
In 1906 Lord Minto received the Muslim deportation headed by Aga Khan.
In 1907 Indian Decentralization Committee was appointed under Sir Charles
On May 11 1907 the Seditious Meeting Act was passed.
On June 8th 1908 , Explosives Substances Act and Newspaper Act were passed.
In 1910 Press Act was passed.
In 1910 Depart of Education under the separate member of the Viceroy’s
Executive Council was established.
Sir John Strachey the finance member of the viceroy council tried to
equalize the rates of salt duties in the British provinces.
The famine of 1876-1878.
The British parliament passed the Royal Titles Act investing Queen Victoria
with the title of Kaiser-i-hind or Queen Empress of India.
Introduced the gold standard into the monetary system.