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'We can no more do away with the Mughals than we can do away with the British'
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'We can no more do away with the Mughals than we can do away w...

'Both empires had profound influences on modern India.''But neither can India's history be reduced to the actions of imperial rulers.''We need to think about India's history beyond India's current borders.' IMAGE: Shah Jahan, who built the Taj Mahal, with his son Dara Shikoh in 1638. Photograph: Kind courtesy the Victoria and Albert Museum. Scanned from a book, via Govardhan/Wikimedia Commons Harvard historian Sunil Amrith, 38, was utterly surprised and shocked to hear that he had won the ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago

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From the Raj to Azadi, how I saw India change

As a child in British India, Bharati Dutt, now 81, lived a privileged and sheltered life in an extended joint family of civil servants, doctors, engineers and Gandhians. Between the ages of seven and 11, when just old enough to understand, chronicle and remember, she witnessed the life-changing events that shaped a nation still struggling to break out of the shackles of its past and forge a new future. Bharati Dutt shared her memories -- a narrative of India on the threshold of freedom as seen ...
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A Last Glimpse

Fans of the late actor Tom Alter can catch him in his last role in a short fantasy film The Black Cat Actor Tom Alter, who passed away at the comparatively young age of 67 on September 29 in Mumbai, left behind a huge number of grieving fans, who can now see ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 weeks ago Veteran actor Tom Alter dies at 67  Deccan Herald2 months ago
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'Rum is the true spirit of India'

'In Sri Lanka, they told me if you remove the India branding from the bottle, we'll buy it.''I told them the reason we have India in the logo is because we are proud and want to showcase the product.''Just to sell, I won't sell my soul.'With tiger stripes and India in its logo, Gautom Menon wants to put an Indian rum on top of the world. IMAGE: Gautom Menon, founder-chief brand officer, Wild Tiger Rum, wants Indian rum to capture the world's imagination like Guinness or Corona. Photographs: ...
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Army Chief pushes for Bharat Ratna for Field Marshal General K M Cariappa

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today pitched for conferring the country's highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna on independent India's first army chief, Field Marshal General K M Cariappa. "The time has also come to recommend Field Marshal Cariappa for the ...
 DNA1 month ago Army chief pitches for Bharat Ratna to Field Marshal Cariappa  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Burning down the house: Myanmar’s destructive charcoal trade

A trader turns off his truck’s engine at yet another checkpoint and, again, the soldiers ask him for cash. His truck is filled with charcoal from Myanmar, destined for factories in China’s mountainous southwest province of Yunnan. The charcoal ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Little attention paid to Rohingyas ties with international terrorism: Expert

[USA], Oct 27 (ANI): Little attention has been paid to Rohingyas ties with international terrorism despite media covering the mass exodus of the minority community following violence in Myanmar's western Rakhine State, says an expert. "Although the media has ...
 Sify1 month ago
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Why History is more important now than ever before

'Studying History, we come close to all of the messiness of human life -- we understand what motivates people, what makes them get along or go to war, what dreams they had for themselves and their futures.' Sunil Amrith, professor of South Asian Studies and Professor of History at Harvard University, is one of the 24 recipients of the most prestigious MacArthur Genius Grant that was announced recently. In the second part of an interview to Rediff.com's Archana Masih, the 38-year-old historian ...
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When Netaji set up Azad Hind provisional govt 74 years ago!

On this day 74 years ago, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose had announced the establishment of the provisional government of Azad Hind in occupied Singapore in 1943. Known as Arzi Hukumat-e-Azad Hind, it was supported by the Axis powers of Imperial Japan, Nazi ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

SC seeks doc, asks Centre, Rohingya not to make emotional plea

The Supreme Court today made clear to the Centre and two Rohingya Muslims, who have challenged any move to deport illegal refugees to Myanmar, to desist from making emotional arguments and personal attacks and asked them to file documents, including ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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