NCERT Notes: Charter Act of 1813
Due to Napoleon Bonaparte’s Continental System in Europe (which prohibited the import of British goods into French allies in Europe), British traders and merchants suffered.
So they demanded they be given a share...
NCERT Notes: The Regulating Act of 1773
The Regulating Act was passed in the British Parliament in June 1773. It was the first parliamentary ratification and authorization defining the powers and authority of the East India Company with respect to...
NCERT Notes: Modern History, Bipin Chandra
Warren Hastings (1732 – 1818) became the first Governor of the Presidency of Fort William (Bengal) in 1772 and the first Governor-General of Bengal in 1774 till he resigned in 1785.
NCERT Notes: Modern History Part 3
Hyder Ali and the First Anglo-Mysore War (1767-1769)
Hyder Ali started his career as a soldier in the Mysore Army.
Soon rose to prominence in the army owing to his military skills.
He was made the Dalavayi (comma...
History NCERT Short Notes for Modern India, Bipin Chandra. Part 2
Third Battle of Panipat
Fought between: Maratha Empire and Durrani Empire (Afghanistan)
People involved: Sadashivrao Bhau (Commander-in-chief of the Maratha Army), Vishwasrao, Malha...
History NCERT Short Notes for Modern India, Bipin Chandra.
Battle of Plassey: 1757
Fought between: Siraj-ud-daulah, the Nawab of Bengal and the British East India Company
People involved: Siraj-ud-daulah, Colonel Robert Clive, Mir Jaffar, ...