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India – summary of history since 1900

India – summary of history since 1900

We begin in the early 20th century, when the vast Indian subcontinent is dominated by the British Empire for nearly 150 years. The region is divided into provinces directly administered by the British Empire, and hundreds of princely states indirectly under the British crown, including Jammu and Kashmir to the north. The colony of India …

Searching History (Git Tutorials for Beginners)

Searching History (Git Tutorials for Beginners)

Git provides you with much information about the history of your project, and the individual files in them. There are several ways to review this history, which may be helpful for you in determining what previous programmers were intending for the files in the project. You can scroll through the tree visualization, and see the …

North Korea – summary of 70 years of history

It’s one of the most closed and isolated countries in the world. Ruled with an iron fist for 70 years by the Kim dynasty. This country is also a thorn on the side of the largest military power in the world, the United States. Let’s trace on a map the evolution of North Korea, ever …

The Middle East’s cold war, explained

The Middle East’s cold war, explained

The Middle East is one of the most complex regions in the world: Currently there are 4 failing states and 3 wars, with major powers increasingly taking opposite sides. Countless armed militias and terrorist groups are spreading violence across borders. The region has seen conflict after conflict going back well into the 20th century. But …

Yemen – summary of 28 years of history

Yemen – summary of 28 years of history

In just 28 years of existence, insurrections, conflicts, riots, terrorist attacks and wars have weakened and divided this country which is the poorest in the Middle East. Let’s retrace on a map, since its creation, the history of the Republic of Yemen. We begin in 1988 when Yemen was divided in two. In the south, …

A history of the Kashmir conflict | The Economist

A history of the Kashmir conflict | The Economist

The Economist in 1947 Britain prepared to end nearly a century of rule over the Indian subcontinent and its 390 million people Hindus were concentrated in central and southern India Muslims in Bengal in the northwest a British Commission divided the territory into majority Muslim Pakistan and majority Hindu India in the chaos that followed …