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Battle of Plassey: The war between British East India Company ...

Battle: Plassey War: Anglo-French Wars in India (The Third Carnatic War) Date : June 23, 1757 Place : In Bengal on the Bhagirathi River to the north of Calcutta. Combatants: The British East India Company against Siraj-ud-Daulah, the Nawab ... India Today, 1 week ago

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Still holding the fort, a citadel turns 375

On February 20, 1640, the ships Eagle and Trinity landed on the coast of Madrasapattinam. East India Company employ ees Andrew Cogan and Francis Day, on board the vessels, chose a spot they felt was ideal for the British to secure a trade line in India -a ...
 Times of India3 days ago

All you need to know about Mangal Pandey

He joined the East India Company’s Army as a sepoy at an age of 22. He was a soldier in the 6th Company of the 34th Bengal Native Infantry. He started the revolt in Barrackpore near Kolkata on March 29, 1857 by attacking his British sergeant as the ...
 Jagran Post2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Hamlets of many voices

Tower Hamlets in London's East End denotes class and race. It did so when the Ilbert Bill controversy raged in India 132 years ago and does so again in Britain's current election campaign. Trying to rally East Enders against the Bill's attempt to ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 days ago

South Korea, Greece top list of Iran's oil debtors

Greek refineries, British-Dutch-owned Shell refineries, BP (British Petroleum), South Korean Petrochemical and Polymer Company, along with Indian refineries top the list of Iran's oil debtors. Seyed Mohsen Qamsari, NIOC International Affairs ...
 Mehr News5 days ago

Marooned in an overgrown tea garden

From the section Magazine India became a major tea producer after the British set up plantations in the 19th Century to break China's monopoly. The huge estates have traditionally provided for all their workers' needs - but if owners shut them ...
 BBC1 week ago Tea Tuesdays: How Tea + Sugar Reshaped The British Empire  NPR2 weeks ago How Tea + Sugar Reshaped The British Empire  NPR2 weeks ago
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Innovify Q&A how does Indian entrepreneurialism compare to Europe?

Maulik Sailor is founder of Innovify , a London-based technology incubator which helps companies bring products to market quickly and cost-efficiently. The company also has a strong presence in India from its offices in Ahmedabad, and Sailor claims ...
 Red Herring2 weeks ago

What National Maritime Day Means to Goa

By Nandkumar M Kamat Today, India celebrates the National Maritime Day. On this day despite British rule, an Indian shipping company dared to enter the competition with British shipping companies as SS Loyalty the ship acquired by The Scindia ...
 Navhind Times3 weeks ago This Day in History — April 16  Jamaica Observer1 week ago Thursday, April 16  New Zealand Herald2 weeks ago

RIL net profit up 8.5%

Reliance Industries, India’s second largest company by market value, reported an 8.5 per cent growth in consolidated net profit to Rs 6,381 crore on the back of strong performance in the refining sector and lower raw material costs during the fourth quarter ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 week ago

Reckitt share price opens higher as company reports bumper Q1 sales

Shares in Reckitt Benckiser (LON:RB) rose almost one percent at the opening bell this morning after the British consumer goods maker reported better-than expected quarterly sales and stood by its full-year target. Reckitt posted a rise in ...
 Invezz2 days ago
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