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Colonialism in India: A Perspective
Colonialism in India

It is aptly said that the history of India is the history of colonialism. The colonial era that began in the early 16th century with the Portuguese invasion, didn’t have a decisive end until 400 years later when the bugle of rebellion was sounded and the last colonizer was shown the door. Indian sub-continent was the location chosen by the French, Dutch and the British to fight power battles. Whoever came, established trading posts across the length and breadth of the country. They marauded, mingled, and left behind their legacies in the form of cultural footprints. Colonialism and […]Read more