Situated on rich alluvial soil and near mineral deposits, especially iron, Magadha was at the center of bustling commerce and trade. The capital was a city of magnificent palaces, temples, a university, a library, gardens, and parks, as reported by Megasthenes, the third-century B.C.
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By around 500 B.C., most of northern India was inhabited and had been brought under cultivation, facilitating the increasing knowledge of the use of iron implements, including ox-drawn plows, and spurred by the growing population that provided voluntary and forced labor.
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Chandragupta was a noble member of the Kshatriya caste (the warrior-ruler caste) and the main proponent for removing all fragments of Macedonian influence form India. He was related to the Nanda family, but he was an exile. Ironically enough, Chandragupta was a fugitive in the camp of Alexander
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Had a cursory look at analyst presentation on the results for 2015, 2016 and 2017. What keeps on going up: a) Employee benefits expenses b) Provisions and writeoffs and keeps consistently coming down a) Net Profits b) Dividend to shareholders. It seems ironical that while company wants to punish
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was adversely affected by the note ban," Roy said. Chakraborty noted the capacity utilisation of plants for cement, steel, sponge iron and aluminium is on the higher side, which, in turn, would push up the demand for coal. "It is difficult to judge real consumption in the non-power sector due to absence
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