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Celebrations as Chennai turns 376 today

From one of the early settlements of the British East India Company to a vibrant metropolis retaining its cultural moorings, erstwhile Madras (Chennai) has come a long way. On Saturday, the city celebrates its 376th birthday. It was on August 22, 1639, when ... Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
Times of India

Forbes, Gujarati's renaissance man

A young Scottish officer with British East India Company arrived in India in 1843 in Bombay Province as part of the administrative mechanism and instantly fell in love with India and its diverse culture.
 Times of India1 month ago

Congress blames Modi government's 'utter apathy' for nationwide strike

"It seems just as the Britishers wanted to benefit the East India Company at the expense of millions of labourers of this country, the Modi government wants to benefit 5-6 crony businessmen friends of this government", the party spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi ...
 Jagran Post1 month ago Govt's utter apathy to blame: Congress  AhmedabadMirror.com1 month ago Bharat Bandh: Congress expresses solidarity with striking unions  Oneindia1 month ago
Business Today India

Berger Paints boost to manufacturing

In order to bolster its presence in East India, Kolkata-based paint company Berger Paints India Ltd has decided to set up two manufacturing units in the north-eastern state of Assam. According to KS Dhingra, chairman, Berger Paints India Limited ...
 Smart Investor2 months ago Berger Paints plans two units in Assam  Hindu Business Line2 months ago Berger Paints India plans 2 new plants in Assam  Economic Times2 months ago Berger plans 2 new plants in Assam  Press Trust of India2 months ago
Baird Maritime

The Twilight Of The East India Company: The Evolution of Anglo-Asian Commerce and Politics 1790-1860

Author: Anthony Webster Publisher: Boydell Press From Baird Maritime While modern commercial discussion centres on the great multi-national companies of our time such as Apple, ogle, Microsoft, GE, GM, Toyota, Volkswagen, Maersk, Shell and Exxon, ...
 Baird Maritime5 hours ago

Did security firm put staff at risk?

As six British maritime security guards prepare to face trial in India charged with illegal possession of weapons, the company they were working for is accused of abandoning them. But did AdvanFort put the men at risk of being arrested by breaching ...
 BBC4 weeks ago
WA Today

What's on TV Wednesday: Birth of Empire: The East India Company

Sam Wood woos viewers on The Bachelor Australia. In a TV world dominated by food, renovation, talent shows, police procedurals and funeral insurance commercials, it is nice to know that there are a few serious-minded people making shows about ...
 WA Today1 month ago

14:28Ukraine to get Shell's calculations on shale gas production in east of country

The Dutch-British oil company Shell that had started the process of development of deposits of unconventional hydrocarbons in Kharkiv and Donetsk regions, but later in June decided to put an end to this project, is ready to hand all of its project ...
 UNIAN3 weeks ago
NDTV Profit

Taxi Driver-Turned Indian Billionaire Behind Shake-Up at This Company

File photo: Mukesh Jagtiani of Landmark Group London : A Dubai-based Indian billionaire is reportedly behind a shareholder rebellion at one of Britain's major fashion retailers, a media report said on Sunday. Mukesh "Micky" Jagtiani, an ...
 NDTV Profit1 week ago ‘Jagtiani plots a coup at UK firm’  Asian Age1 week ago Dubai-based Indian billionaire behind UK shareholder rebellion: Report  Financial Express1 week ago Indian billionaire behind UK shareholder rebellion: report  Asian Age1 week ago

The Brits who did their bit for India

NEW DELHI: Did you know that as far back as the 1850s, a British engineer had chalked out a plan to link all the major rivers in India or that it was an Englishman who mastered Sanskrit and translated Kalidasa's work in English? From laying the ...
 IndiaPost1 month ago The Britons who did their bit for India  Asian Age1 month ago
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