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When was the French East India Company Formed

French East India Company (French name is “Compagnie française pour le commerce des Indes orientales”) was a commercial enterprise formed in 1664, established by Jean-Baptiste Colbert for the purpose of trading in the Eastern Hemisphere.…

National Symbols of India

Find the list of National Symbols of India with detail information, meanings, and why these are Indian national symbols. Know National Flag, Emblem, Anthem, Song, Calendar, Pledge, Flower, Fruit, River, Tree, Animal, Aquatic Animal, Bird,…

How did the British come to Rule in India

The East India Company, founded in 1600, known as The Company of Merchants of London trading with the East Indies started trading in India and established a factory in Masulipatnam in 1611. Later in 1858, The system of governance was…