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Decline of Indian industries during British rule

British economic policies had disastrous consequences on India. Due to this, the rural economy of India was shattered. Agriculture declined and industries were destroyed, instead of cottage industries, more attention was paid to preparing the same by machines. As a…

Reforms of Lord Dalhousie (1848-1856) in India

Lord Dalhousie was an imperialist as well as an efficient administrator. By adopting the policy of empire-expansion, he increased the extent of the British Empire in India and the company became the supreme power of India. Various Reforms made by…