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East India Company Army - FIBIwiki

04.05.2021· Overview. The East India Company maintained a formidable army in each of its three Presidencies.Although there was a military presence in each Presidency beforehand, the Company established formal armies following the French capture of Fort St George (Madras) during the War of Austrian Succession in 1746. These armies grew over the next hundred years until the renowned 'Indian

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British India Genealogy: Databases & Online

16.02.2019· Find online databases and records for researching ancestors in British India, the territories of India under the tenancy or sovereignty of the East India Company or British Crown between 1612 and 1947. Among these were the provinces of Bengal, Bombay, Burma, Madras, Punjab, Assam and United Provinces, encompassing portions of present-day India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan.

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British Military Presence in India 1612 to 1947

By the mid-18th century, three "Presidency towns": Madras, Bombay, and Calcutta had grown in size. 1757–1858 - was the period of Company rule in India. The Company gradually acquired sovereignty over large parts of India, now called "Presidencies." However, it also increasingly came under British government oversight, in effect sharing sovereignty with the Crown. At the same time it

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In Blood and Color: The Madras Torture Commission Report

apparatus to collect taxes from villagers in Madras, India, who were unable to pay the higher tax rates imposed upon them by the East India Company in the mid-19th century. The colonial state, therefore, relied on revenue officers' brutality towards their fellow Indians in order to secure payments. However, the report ignored the underlying issue of the colonial taxation that prompted brutal

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A Brief History of Fort St. George in Chennai,

21.12.2017· The fort also has the distinction of being home to a number of 'firsts' for the British in India. Among these are the Clive House (constructed in 1609), said to be the first British settlement in India, St, Mary's Church, India's first Anglican Church, and the Fort Museum, which was initially the first office of the Madras Bank.

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Madras | Encyclopedia.com

21.05.2018· Madras, or Chennai, with its respect for tradition and its search for continuity with the past, could never become an Anglo-Indian city in the manner that Kolkata could subvert British rule, or Mumbai could become the financial center of post-colonial India. Modern Madras, correctly understood, shares with its contemporary condition an underlying connection with its cosmological Tamil past.

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10 BEST Places to Visit in Chennai - UPDATED

Golden Triangle & South India Temples. Bus Tours. from ₹ 1,46,168.69 per adult (price varies by group size) Chennai Museum Walk with Archaeologist. 3. Walking Tours. from ₹ 5,333.34 per group (up to 4) Beach Holidays At Tranquebar-The Danish Village. Bus Tours.

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The English press in colonial India - DAWN.COM

22.09.2017· The weekly Madras Gazette (January, 1795) and the Indian Herald (April 2, 1795) followed it. The Bombay Presidency saw the publication of its first newspaper, the Bombay Herald, in 1789.

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Madras History - Culture, Religion and Lifestyle

Madras was the only Indian city attacked during World War I. After India gained independence in 1947, Chennai became the capital of Madras State. In 1969 Madras state was renamed as the state of Tamil Nadu. In 2004, An 'Indian Ocean Tsunami' altered the coastline of Chennai permanently, killing many and leaving thousands of hundreds homeless.

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In Blood and Color: The Madras Torture Commission Report

apparatus to collect taxes from villagers in Madras, India, who were unable to pay the higher tax rates imposed upon them by the East India Company in the mid-19th century. The colonial state, therefore, relied on revenue officers' brutality towards their fellow Indians in order to secure payments. However, the report ignored the underlying issue of the colonial taxation that prompted brutal

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