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The First Predator

History: The East India Company William Dalrymple's new book, The Anarchy: How a Corporation Replaced the Mughal Empire, 1756-1803 , will be published next year by Bloomsbury It was not the British government that seized India, ... Open, 2 weeks ago

90kg of Darjeeling tea to fetch over Rs4m in Britain

East India Company says tea it has sourced is harmonious in flavour and is a connoisseurs choice Kolkata: The prized first flush from Namring's upper tea estate in Darjeeling has made its way to Britain's East India Company (EIC), often associated ...
 Gulf News2 weeks ago 90 kg of Darjeeling tea to fetch over Rs.40 lakh in Britain  ProKerala.com2 weeks ago
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Tea Tuesdays: The Scottish Spy Who Stole China's Tea Empire

Robert Fortune was a 19th-century Scottish botanist who helped the East India Trading Company swipe the secrets of tea production from China. Apic/ Editor's Note: A version of this story originally ran in March2010. In the mid-19th ...
 Oregon Public Broadcasting3 weeks ago

When Hindus ate beef, India was NEVER conquered

'There is a remarkable link between the eating of beef (or at the very least, tolerating the eating of beef) and India being a superpower.' 'In India, whenever an empire was strong, religion took a back seat.' 'Alternatively, whenever religion asserted itself, the main empire of India crumbled...' 'By seeking to ban beef in every state that it rules, the BJP may well be taking India on the route to becoming a weakling,' warns Amberish K Diwanji. The Bharatiya Janata Party-led government in ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago India to Overtake China as fastest Growing Large Economy, Says IMF  Proactive weeks ago The Greatest Indian Art Show Of The Spring Is In America  Huffington Post2 weeks ago Bhutan: Education in India  Observer India2 weeks ago
Malay Mail

What startups in India can learn from Singapore's founder Lee Kuan Yew

Known as the founder of modern Singapore, Lee Kuan Yew, Prime Minister for three decades, had transformed the former British colony from a poor fishing hamlet into what's now a global financial hub and economic powerhouse. Though the city-state is ...
 Yourstory.in1 week ago A pragmatic leader, Lee Kuan Yew shines at home and abroad  Malay Mail1 week ago Quartz Daily Brief—Lufthansa's strike, Sharp cuts jobs, Target's payout, shadowless buildings  Quartz1 week ago Lee Kuan Yew: 'Singapore will survive' - a look back at the country's founding father  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 week ago

The Religion of Gold

Inca One Ramps Up Gold Production in Peru VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- India's Trade Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently announced that illegal gold seizures had jumped 30% in the previous year to $150 million.
 BizWire Express1 week ago Pretivm Resources CEO looks to China to develop one of Canada's richest gold mines  Infomine3 weeks ago

India's Daughter: 'Nirbhaya' rape documentary telecast banned

The upper house of India's parliament witnessed Wednesday to animated debate over British filmmaker Leslee Udwin's documentary 'India's Daughter'. The film was due to be broadcast on BBC4 in the UK, NDTV in India and in seven other countries on ...
 Emirates2473 weeks ago Indian Parliament Erupts After Rape Documentary is Banned  Variety4 weeks ago

British firm enters Russian market as part of global expansion; Sales promotions company Opia partners with Russian search giant Yandex to engage untapped market with cutting-edge deals

Chertsey, Surrey - Opia has set up a Russian company to take its creative approach and unique promotions offers to the world's biggest country. The Surrey-based firm, which delivers sales optimisation programmes for major international blue chip ...
 Bloomberg2 weeks ago

'US, UK Hacking of SIM Manufacturer's Data a Security Threat'

The reported hacking into the data of a large SIM card manufacturer by US and British intelligence agencies poses a national security threat as majority of phones in India may have SIMs of that company, a Rajya Sabha member said today. Raising ...
 Outlook India2 weeks ago US, UK hacking of SIM manufacturer's data, a security threat: K C Tyagi  Jagran Post2 weeks ago `US, UK hacking of SIM manufacturer`s data, a security threat`  ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago 'Gemalto's database hacking, a security threat'  Economic Times2 weeks ago

Is Gandhi still a hero to Indians?

When Mahatma Gandhi came to London in 1931, he stayed in the poverty-stricken East End of the city, then visited struggling cotton mill workers in Lancashire. Now he is to be honoured with a statue in London's Parliament Square, looking out over ...
 BBC2 weeks ago
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