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The Sepoy Rebellion began in Meerut, India in May 1857 and continued until it was suppressed in April 1859. During this time, the rebellion spread to Delhi, the Ganges Valley, central India and parts of Bengal. More »

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The Sepoy Rebellion of 1857 was the result of a number of aggressive policies imposed by the British upon their colonial Indian subjects in the years preceding the revolt. These included vast territorial expansion; divid... More »

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The cause of the Sepoy Mutiny, also known as the Indian Rebellion of 1857, is often attributed to the incident which is believed to have sparked the uprising: the opposition by Hindu and Muslim soldiers in the British Ar... More »

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