See also



  1. ^ "The first modern nationalist movement to arise in the non-European empire, and one that became an inspiration for many others, was the Indian Congress."[21]
  2. ^ "South Asian parties include several of the oldest in the post-colonial world, foremost among them the 129-year-old Indian National Congress that led India to independence in 1947"[23]
  3. [update], the Congress has Chief Ministers in 5 states and one Union territory: