As a result there is no political life at all in the native states.
This is the Sawbwa, or chief, of Hsipaw, one of the native states.
These native states have agreed to conform to the British system.
In addition, about 68,000 persons were in receipt of relief in the native states.
There are some seven hundred native states, and the rulers of every one has his treasure-vaults on a more or less elaborate scale.
The rajahs of the native states in India prepared a memorial and sent it to the British Government.
In the partition of Africa native states have been treated as non-existent except as local bodies.
Only in the native states do the Indians see remaining traces of their former independence.
It referred to non-interference by the Congress in the internal affairs of the native states.
It is hardly possible that the present popular wave in Europe would not have touched our native states.