History of Modern India

Modern india

Modern india The process of British conquest of various parts of India extended over a period of nearly a century. The English suffered many diplomatic failures and some military but ultimately emerged victorious. A number of causes explain the victory of the British against their Indian adversaries. The British were superior in arms, military tactics … Read more

Anglo Maratha War Treaties

Anglo Maratha Treaty

Anglo Maratha Treaty Treaty of Surat (1775) The earlier treaties between the Company and the Peshwa were confirmed. An English contingent of 2500 men was to be placed at the disposal of Raghoba for supporting his candidature for the Peshwaship. Raghoba was to deposit jewellery worth Rs 6, 00,000 as security in British custody as … Read more