Lord Lytton

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Allan Octavian Hume - Life and Career
... Rajputana Chiefs, leading to the abolition of this barrier, and Lord Mayo rewarded him with the Secretaryship to Government in the Home, and afterwards, from 1871, in ... He criticized the administration of Lord Lytton (before 1879) which according to him cared little for the welfare and aspiration of the people of India ... Lord Lytton's foreign policy according to Hume had led to the waste of "millions and millions of Indian money" ...
Earl Of Lytton
... Earl of Lytton, in the County of Derby, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom ... It was created in 1880 for the diplomat and poet Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 2nd Baron Lytton ... Robert Bulwer-Lytton was the son of the poet, novelist and politician Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton ...
Famines In India - British Rule - British Response
... The British Secretary of State for India, Lord Salisbury, did nothing for two months, by which time a million people had died ... citizens such as William Digby agitated for policy reforms and famine relief, but Lord Lytton, the governing British viceroy in India, opposed such changes in the belief that they would stimulate shirking ... Reacting against calls for relief during the 1877–79 famine, Lytton replied, "Let the British public foot the bill for its 'cheap sentiment,' if it wished to save life at a cost that would bankrupt ...

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