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

'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 ..., 1 month ago
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The Reality of "Emerging Markets"

Nov 27, 2017 The British Empire was the largest in history. At the end of World War II Britain had to start pulling out. A major part of the reason was, ironically, the economic prosperity that had come through industrialization, massive improvements in ...
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Ed Sheeran all set to play at Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's royal wedding

British singer Ed Sheeran, who recently been honoured with the Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE), is keen to perform at the forthcoming royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.The 26-year-old singer, who was the ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Ed Sheeran wishes to perform at Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's royal wedding  catchnews.com1 week ago Heard Shape of You? Then you're responsible for this!  Rediff.com6 days ago Ed Sheeran awarded MBE by Prince Charles  Business Standard1 week ago

Padmavati 'saviours' didnt care about British invaders: Tharoor

Amid a row over film Padmavati, former Union minister Shashi Tharoor claimed today that the "so-called valourous maharajas" had scurried to accommodate themselves when the British "trampled" over their honour and were now after a filmmaker claiming their prestige was at stake.At an event Tharoor was asked why his book, An Era of Darkness: The British Empire in India, had a "whiff of victimhood" when he holds that Indians had connived with the English."In fact, every single one of ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago 'Maharajas' after filmmaker now, scurried when British trampled their honour: Tharoor  Rediff.com1 month ago

Britain finally discovers how the Raj hurt India

Unlike the Germans, Britons began to face the hard truths about their colonial empire only recently, says Kanika Datta.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ It has taken a little under seven decades for British academia, if not ordinary Britons, to acknowledge the deleterious nature of their 200-odd year rule of the Indian sub-continent.   The past two years has seen a raft of revisionist histories from British writers that seek to highlight in unequivocal terms the combination of ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

British-Indian couple launch awareness drive in memory of

An Indian-origin couple based in London have launched a worldwide allergy awareness drive in memory of their nine-year-old daughter who died of a severe reaction to blackberries and dairy.The Nainika Tikoo Memorial Trust (NTMT) for Allergy Care and Brain ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Anil Agarwal to boost Anglo American stake, invest $2 billion

Mining billionaire Anil Agarwal plans to purchase up to 1.5 billion pounds worth of additional stake in blue-chip British miner Anglo American Plc to become its largest shareholder with over 21 per cent holding, his family trust said.The acquisition of about ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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India has pivotal role to play in Commonwealth: British Minister

With talk about India being asked to play a more active role in the Commonwealth, a British Minister has said that New Delhi has a "pivotal role" to play in the 52-nation bloc of countries that were once part of the British Empire."India is not just the ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago

Freedom Files: The real plotters behind the feudal lords

While many of the Princes were British stooges and oriental despots, it was their Dewans who front ran operations against the populace. The sum of all fears was what the Dewans played on, keeping the pot boiling at all times The diabolical and even ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago

Let’s make a song and dance about India’s cultural heritage

Amit Khanna Cultural industries can create over five million jobs in the next five years. It has the potential to be a $200 billion industry in the same time frame. For this it requires a complete mind set change India’s cultural heritage goes back over ...
 The Financial Chronicle13 hours ago
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