Modern Indian History

November 15, 2015

Guarantee System in Indian Railways

Originally, the Indian railways were operated by the private companies owned by the British businessmen. They were granted free land and given a guarantee of minimum returns on capital. Guarantee System These two companies entered into contract with East India…

October 26, 2015

Reforms of Warren Hastings

Warren Hastings was first Governor of the Presidency of Fort William (Bengal), who remained in office during 1732 to 1818. He was the real  builder of the modern Indian administrative system. His reforms can be outlined as following. Administrative Reforms…