The Partition of India: A Brief Timeline

British Rule The British arrived in India in the 1600s, In 1858 the country came under direct British rule; this began the period known as the Raj, meaning “to rule” or “kingdom” in Hindi. At the time, dominant religious groups in the country included Hindus, Muslims, and Sikhs. The British colonised this large nation throughContinue reading “The Partition of India: A Brief Timeline”