CONSOLIDATION AND BEYOND
• Demand for Fiscal Responsibility.

• Demand for Indianisation of Services.

• Protest against economic emasculation.

• Government insensitive to Natural disasters.

• Famine Plague Floods.

• Lokmanya Tilak works for the famine affected polpulace of Pune - accused of inciting violence by his writings in "Kesari" - imprisoned.

• The Curzon Vice-Royalty - many repressive measures Sedition Act curbing the elementary liberties of the people Official Secrets Act with burden of proof of innocence shifted onto the accused.

• Protest against proposed Partition of Bengal along communal lines.

• 1896 Resolution blaming the British for creating the Famine.

• 1899 First Party Constitution framed.

• 1900 British reaction to growing Congress Movement - curb availability of Education to Indians - Universities Act seeks to limit spread of English education.

• 1901 Mahatma Gandhi appears on the Congress platform for the first time seeking support for the struggle in South Africa.