Category Archives: UK

Soldiers from the Hills: The Gurkhas

[Translate] Soldiers from the Hills: The Gurkhas

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Guns for hire in Hereford: inside England’s unlikely global security hub

[Translate] Guns for hire in Hereford: inside England’s unlikely global security hub With the SAS based nearby, this picturesque city has a long military history. Now Hereford is formalising its place as a major centre for a controversial industry which … Continue reading

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Leonardo Awarded $330M UK Military Helicopter Support Contract

[Translate] Leonardo Awarded $330M UK Military Helicopter Support Contract Scott Nicholas January 10, 2017 Contract Awards, News 59 Views Leonardo has secured a potential five-year, $330 million contract from the U.K.’s ministry of defense to provide training and support services for … Continue reading

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So Reviled: Plots of Revenge and Rebellion

[Translate] So Reviled: Plots of Revenge and Rebellion The Story of the East India Company’s many enemies The East India Company was a British corporation of scarcely comprehensible power and influence. After securing its complete dominance of trade from Britain … Continue reading

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The Case of the United Kingdom

[Translate] The Case of the United Kingdom

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What was the real East India Company? BBC1’s Taboo takes on the formidable corporation

[Translate] What was the real East India Company? BBC1’s Taboo takes on the formidable corporation The truth about the powerful body in the BBC1 drama (no, not Tom Hardy’s) By Huw Fullerton Saturday 7 January 2017 at 6:08PM New BBC1 … Continue reading

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What was the East India Company? Tom Hardy takes on British institution in BBC’s Taboo

[Translate] What was the East India Company? Tom Hardy takes on British institution in BBC’s Taboo Jan 4, 2017 It’s being portrayed as the ‘biggest, baddest multinational corporation on earth’, but what was the true story of the EIC? BBC … Continue reading

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The Root of the Opium War: Mismanagement in the Aftermath of the British East India Company’s Loss of its Monopoly in 1834

[Translate] The Root of the Opium War: Mismanagement in the Aftermath of the British East India Company’s Loss of its Monopoly in 1834

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The Drugging of the Empire: The relationship between the Society of Apothecaries and the British East India Company 1706 to 1858

[Translate] The Drugging of the Empire: The relationship between the Society of Apothecaries and the British East India Company 1706 to 1858

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A legal analysis of the British East India Company

[Translate] A legal analysis of the British East India Company

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