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Clive's treasure fetches £ 4.7 m

Mughal treasures taken to Britain by Robert Clive fetched 4.7 million yesterday at an auction at Christie's in London, reports The Telegraph, London. The collection, sold by Clive's descendants,......

Christie's to auction Raj artefacts

A jade flask that once belonged to Robert Clive is expected to fetch 1 million when it is auctioned at Christie's in London in April.It was victory at the 1757 Battle of Plassey that established......

Why British politicians should take tips from us

Ever since The Telegraph broke the story a couple of weeks back, the British media has been full of reports about Members of Parliament padding up their expenses recoverable from the exchequer.......

India's foreign policy running aground

The world knows Henry Kissinger as a grey eminence of international diplomacy. He tirelessly lobbies for American interests abroad. Last week in Delhi he augmented his fame. Kissinger waded into......

The battle that gave India away

It is ironical -- and tragic -- that an innocent flower would be compelled, by history, to take on connotations of war and loss. Polash, a bright red flowering tree -- also known as Flame of the......

Economics Nobel winners through history

The Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for 2005 will be declared on Monday, October 10. Here we present a list of all the recipients of the Economics Nobel that was first given in 1969. 2005......

Drug firms setting up crack R&D teams

Pharmaceutical companies are furiously trying to set up 'research advisory boards' and are scouring the globe for former research heads of pharmaceutical MNCs, faculty heads of research institutes......

Kydland, Prescott win Economics Nobel

The 2004 Nobel Prize for Economics was jointly won by Finn E Kydland (right) of Norway and Edward C Prescott (left) of the United States on Monday.The duo won the coveted prize 'for their......

Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations

The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......

Golden Globes 2015: Julianne Moore, Michael Keaton win

The 72th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There have been quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST MOTION......

Julia Roberts to shoot film in India?

Julia Roberts could be back in India in a few months but it won't be for a vacation. The 41-year-old actresswill be shooting for a film produced by Brad Pitt's company. Based on the international......

Desi spotting in The Accidental Husband

So who is looking forward to the September 5 release of the Uma Thurman and Colin Firth-starrer The Accidental Husband?A recent e-mail alerted us that one Rajat Kumar of New Jersey works on the......

Weekend Watch: Closer

Before talking about this extremely thought-provoking Mike Nichols film, it is important to warn you that this is not a date movie. In fact, it is the absolute antithesis of date movies -- a......

Murray and Dimitrov book Grand Slam re-match

Andy Murray celebrates winning in his third round match. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Andy Murray has set up a mouth-watering clash with Grigor Dimitrov and a chance to avenge his......

Is fluorescent 'in' at Australian Open?

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada serves. Photograph: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images The Australian Open started with a bang and the stars weren’t hard to miss as most of them were seen wearing loud......

Australian Open PHOTOS: Djokovic, Wawrinka, Serena march forth

Images from the Australian Open matches played at Melbourne Park on Thursday. Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a backhand in his second round match against Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia during the 2015......

Dhoni rubbishes reports of Kohli-Dhawan spat

Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan. Photograph: Christopher Lee/Getty Images Rubbishing the speculations that all is not well in Indian dressing room captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that these......

Clarke follows Punter's footsteps... records 2,000 Test runs vs India

Rain played spoilsport on Day 2 of the first Test between Australia and India at the Adelaide Oval. It caused three interruptions, but in the 30 overs that were bowled, Australia captain Michael......

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Q. Who entered Bengal in the name of a business & established British colony & handed over the administration to British hand?
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Q. who was defeated by english in the battle of plasey
PAWAN KUMAR:  A. Robert Clive working under East India Company more

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Q. The treaty of Srirangapatna was signed between Tipu Sultan anda) Robert Cliveb) Warren Hastingsc) Cornwallis
Pravin:  A. British rule in India is conventionally described as having begun in at the Battle of Plassey, a small village and mango grove between Calcutta...... more

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Q. Who was the founder of the Asiatic Society of Bengal?David HareWilliam BentinckSir William JonesRobert Clive
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Falling short

The South Africa of 1999 remains one of the greatest teams never to have won the cup India wrote a fairytale in the English summer of 1983. It... ...

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These teams tasted...

1/10 West Indies (1975, Clive Lloyd): The inaugural edition of the cricket World Cup, held in England, saw the West Indies emerge as the... ...

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Murray and Dimitrov book Grand Slam re-match

Andy Murray celebrates winning in his third round match. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Andy Murray has set up a mouth-watering clash... ...

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Warner has set a bad trend with his on-field behaviour

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Reuters NO SORRY: David Warner, who was involved in an on-field incident with Rohit Sharma, said they... ...

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