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Viewpoint: Why Britain does not owe reparations to India

Predicaments of Forest-Dwelling Tribes by Dint of the Indian F...

by Suparna Sanyal Mukherjee The East India Company, owned by the British monarch, took charge of India in 1760. India was a large field of trade initially and subsequently exploitation. The rich flora and fauna amalgamated with natural resources (...) - 2015 ... Mainstream, 1 month ago
India jumps on the TPP bandwagon in Vietnam American Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam, 5 days ago

1857 revolt news clippings: Reports went from fair to pro-British

158 years ago, on May 10, sepoys of the East India Company stationed at Meerut, turned against their British officers triggering what went on to become the biggest revolt against the British. MEERUT: 158 years ago, on May 10, sepoys of the East India Company ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

India's Tata Motors aiming for increased truck exports

Tata Motors, the country's largest automaker by revenue and also the parent company of British premium carmaker Jaguar Land Rover, announced it would triple its exports of trucks and buses to countries in Asia and beyond. The company has been ...
 Inautonews1 week ago Tata Motors expand operations world-wide  Newshence.com2 days ago

The New 'Great Game' in Central Asia

In 1839, Captain Arthur Connolly of the Sixth Bengal Light Cavalry of the East India Company spelt out his vision of the Great Game, a term that he had coined, If the British Government would only play the grand game — help Russia cordially to all ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

Calicut to Kohima: Young Karnad traces his family history to WWII

CHENNAI: It seems like the summer of writing about history. Central to it are the wars fought by the East India Company using Indian recruits while the Madras connect is a recurrent feature. After Amitav Ghosh's 'Flood of Fire' highlighting the ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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Kolkata's Writers Building refit plagued by problems

It dates back to 1776 when Hastin­gs commis­sioned Lyon to constr­uct buildi­ng for East India Compan­y's legion­s of... Indian labourers undertake renovation work on the Writers' Building in Kolkata. PHOTO: AFP KOLKATA: It was home ...
 The Express Tribune2 weeks ago Restoring India's iconic building  Brunei Times2 weeks ago Kolkata Writers Buildings refix sparks problems  The Gulf Today2 weeks ago Kolkata's Writers' Building refit plagued by problems  Yahoo! News2 weeks ago

25 million scattered pages reveal the Dutch East India Company

Next year will mark the 400th anniversary of exploration of the west coast of Australia by Dirk Hartog and the Dutch. As part of an ongoing program of activities related to the upcoming anniversary, the National Archives is hosting Professor ...
 Noodls3 weeks ago Media release: 25 million scattered pages reveal the Dutch East India Company  Foreign weeks ago Russia Country Analysis Brief  Foreign days ago Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference - Halifax, Nova Scotia Monday, July 20, 2015  Noodls1 week ago

Bowers & Wilkins Sound System stage for WOMAD

With East India Youth, Cara Dillon, Hannah Peel, John Metcalfe and more Bowers & Wilkins, the British audio innovator, returns to WOMAD 2015 with its genre-defining Sound System delivering Hi-Fi quality sound in a festival environment. Bowers & ...
 Safe Concerts3 weeks ago

If The British Had Never Ruled Our Country, This Would Be India Today

The British ruled the Indian subcontinent for 200 years starting with the East India Company in 1757 after Robert Clive's forces won the Battle of Plassey, and the British Empire which crushed the Revolt of 1857. But what if the English explorers ...
 Indiatimes3 days ago

[Techie Tuesdays] Amitabh Misra, the architect of India's largest online marketplace

Known as the Leather City of the world and Manchester of the East, Kanpur is far from the fame it deserves for its other contributions. Historically, it was recognized first by the British Army as a strategically important place given its location.
 Yourstory.in5 days ago
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