jun 23, 1757 - Battle of Plassey
British East India Company under Robert Clive defeats the Nawab of Bengal - Siraj-ud-daulah. French power dwindles. Heralds an era Company's consolidation of power in India.
Image: Robert Clive and Mir Jaffer, source wikimedia
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History of Education in India during Colonial Times- 1700-1947
Editors: Shivakumar Jolad, Susanna G and Pranjali Kulkarni ...