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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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Hume, Allan Octavian (1829–1912), administrator in India, founder of the Indian National Congress, and ornithologist

Edward C. Moulton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Ornithology. 1556 words.

Hume, Allan Octavian (1829–1912), administrator in India, founder of the Indian National Congress, and ornithologist, was born on 4 June 1829 at St Mary Cray, Kent, seventh child of Joseph...

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Yadav, Mulayam Singh (1939–)

Chris Ogden.

in A Dictionary of Politics and International Relations in India

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics. 56 words.

An Indian politician and founder of the *Samajwadi Party. Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh from 1989 to 1991, 1993 to 1995...

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Subrahmanyam, K. (1929–2011)

Chris Ogden.

in A Dictionary of Politics and International Relations in India

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics. 115 words.

A prominent strategic thinker in India. One of the founders of the foundations of independent India’s strategic community, he broadened the debate of foreign policy beyond the confines of...

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World Trade Organization ((relationship with India))

Chris Ogden.

in A Dictionary of Politics and International Relations in India

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Politics. 123 words.

An international body founded in 1995 that regulates the goods, services, and intellectual property underpinning global trade. India was a co-founder of its precursor—the General Agreement...

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The Indian Jesuits

B. R. Nanda.

in Gokhale

June 1999; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 5409 words.

This chapter describes the friendship that developed between Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Gopal Ganesh Agarkar, despite the differences in their backgrounds and temperaments. Both shared a...

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The End of an Era

B. R. Nanda.

in Gokhale

June 1999; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 5740 words.

This chapter focuses on the events that occurred after the death of Gokhale. Within nine months of Gokhale’s death, the Moderates suffered another shattering blow. Pherozeshah Mehta died on...

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Punjab

Ashutosh Kumar and Jagroop Singh Sekhon.

in Party Competition in Indian States

May 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Indian Politics. 6115 words.

Recent elections in Punjab have hardly promised a cataclysmic shift in the basic nature of electoral politics of the state. The gains or losses of the two contending parties – namely...

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