Discuss Two Factors That Led To The Decline of Indian Textiles

The Decline of Indian Textiles The development of cotton industries in Britain led to the decline of Indian textiles and affected textile producers in India in several ways. First: Indian textiles now had to compete with British textiles in the European and American markets. Second: Exporting textiles to England also became increasingly difficult since very … Read more

When People Rebel 1857 and After – Class 8 History Notes

The peasants and the sepoys In the countryside, peasants and zamindars resented the high taxes and the rigid methods of revenue collection. Many failed to pay back their loans to the moneylenders and gradually lost the lands they had tilled for generations. The Indian sepoys in the employ of the Company also had reasons for … Read more

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