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No time for long blogging posts at the moment I am afraid so I will just share a little fact with you.
I found out today that the little super market just up the street, that is part of the ‘Co-operative’ chain, now sells ‘natas’ – Portuguese custard tarts for just 69p. 52 more words
The grand scheme of Tarabai and her Peshwa was to capture all the ports on the western Ghats namely Calicut, Mangalore, Goa, Satara, Mumbai and Surat which could effectively ensure that Trade flourishes and income flows in at a good rate to the coffers which could in turn help Marathas in fielding bigger armies to counter the immense manpower that Mughals commanded. 777 more words