Thomas Roe an ambassador from Queen of England met Mughal Emperor Jehangir in Ajmer.
1693 - Job Charnock, founder of Calcutta died in the same place.
1818 - Battle at Rampura between Marathas and Company forces.
1922 - Museum of Prince of Wales opened in Bombay.
1953 - Opening ceremony of CSIR
1980 - President invited Indira Gandhi invited to form Government.
Central Government notified 100 percent FDI in single-brand retail
Auto Expo 2012: Mahindra showcased hydrogen-powered three-wheeler
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