Preface In the 15th century Vasco-da-Gama discovered direct sea route to India. After this Europeans started dreaming for golden land and golden islands. So, they started entering into far east. Example: – Macau became base for the Portuguese, Canton for British, Farmossa (Taiwan) for Dutch. And from here European started entering into the China and …

Phases of Japanese Imperialism Japanese Imperialism Initial Phase In 1894, Japan was a modern power in Asia. And now, Japan wanted its entry into Asian mainland. For this the closest option was to enter from Korea. Korea at that time was a territory of China. So, attaking Korea would certainly an attack on the Chinese …

Preface From 1910, Korea became a victim of Japanese Imperialism. Korea was also the investment hub for the United States of America and Japanese capitalists. Along with this Korea shared border with the China and Union of Soviet Socialist Republic. So, it was strategically important for the United States of America. So, both the super powers …

Background History of Vietnam In the 18th century Vietnam was the colony of France. It is a country with vast Buddhist majority and farmer community. In 1946, France re-entered in Vietnam. But France faced resistance from the local organisation Viet-in-Minh. Ho-Chi-Minh was the prominent leader of Viet-in-Minh organisation. For the next 6 years, France struggled …

Middle-East, this is definitely a region which gives headlines to the daily newspapers and news channels. So, here we will discuss this region in a very simple manner. And will know why this region takes so much of importance in world politics. In this particular post, we will discuss birth of Israel. Genesis of the …

In the last post we have read that Israel became a nation for Jews in 1948. India also recognised the Israel as an independent Jew’s homeland. But the natives of Palestine were Arabs. And they were not in a mood to recognise Israel. As they considered Palestine was their native place and holy land. Arab …

Conquest of China From the very ancient time India and China were the big business destinations for the European powers. European powers came into the region of South-East Asia as the trading company. But their real motives for coming were to establishing their political authority over the region. When European got the direct sea route …

Rebirth of China Exploitation by the European powers led to awakening in the China. In this the most important event was Young China Movement. May fourth Movement, intellectual revolution and sociopolitical reform movement occurred in China in 1917-1921. These movements were directed towards national independence. They emphasised on the change in the administration of the China. They …

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