Nawabs of Bengal

The conspiracy against nawab Siraj ud Daula

Description: Shawkat Jung acquired the rights of nizamat (civil administration) of Bengal-Bihar-Orissa. He secured the rights by giving the ...

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Siraj ud Daulah’s Revolt Against Grandfather Nawab Alibordi Khan

When Alibordi appointed Raja Jankiram as Siraj uddaulah’s representative to rule Bihar, Siraj felt neglected and attacked Jankiram to seize ...

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Nawab Alibordi Khan's Fall Out With His Commanders

Roghuji Vosle attacked Bengal on Mustofa Khan’s instigation. When two of his commanders, Sardar Khan and Samsher Khan helped Raghuji to esca...

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Mustafa Khan’s Revolt Against Nawab Alibordi Khan

A fter the successful assassinations of Vaskar Pandit and other Maratha commanders, nawab Alibordi Khan promised his chief commander Mustafa...

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The Fall Of Nawab Sarfaraz Khan

Sujauddin had already fallen ill when the news of Nader Shah’s victory of Peshawar and Punjab reached Bengal. Hearing this news the bed-ridd...

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The Reign Of Nawab Shuja Uddin

Murshid Quli did not have any son. So, nominating a successor became complicated. According to the succession policy, this son-in-law and th...

Murshid Quli Khan As The Governor Of Bengal, Bihar, Orissa

Truly, Aurangzeb was the last powerful mughal emperor. Because, after his death, due to lack of worthy successors, the Mughal empire gradu...