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The Emperor's Tale
New Indian Express

The Emperor's Tale

History text books rarely chronicle history. They are as selectively factual as government press releases. To develop an objective view of the past, one has to first unlearn all the facts that were handed out at school. The Mughals, for example, ... New Indian Express, 1 month ago

How Lord Ram is punishing the BJP in Gujarat

The lesson the BJP has to learn from the violence in Gujarat is that once you practise the politics of hate against any community, it will surely get back to you some day, says Syed Firdaus Ashraf. In 1990, as a student of Class 12, I was ...
 Hawkindia.com3 days ago
DAWN Group

Mughals were at the right place at the right time

KARACHI: In the context of the Mughal Empire, an open-ended succession system was at the heart of Mughal success. It allowed a certain kind of dynamism and vitality that coursed through the political veins of the empire. This was the central point ...
 DAWN Group1 week ago

Yakub Memon, Mir Baqi and the dance of death

  Syed Firdaus Ashraf/ walks the streets of Mahim, where Yakub Memon grew up and lived till the day before the serial blasts in 1993, on the day he was hanged, and discovers an undercurrent of unease and restrained anger. Why this tamasha? What is the message the government wants to send? And why create tension? As you walk the streets near the Mahim dargah in north-central Mumbai where the Memon family lives, you don't see a single shop open. Tension and fear appears to have ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Lahore's architecture: Study of not-so-famous buildings an alternative history source

Speake­r claims first docume­nted instan­ces of vandal­ism in the city were during a raid by Mahmud Ghaznv­i's father­ Speaker claims first documented instances of vandalism in the city were during a raid by Mahmud Ghaznvi's father.
 The Express Tribune1 month ago

Imaraat: The fabric of history

One of the more popular legends associated with Chanderi is that of Baiju Bawra, or Baiju the crazy. Baijnath Mishra, better known as Baiju Bawra was a dhrupad musician from medieval India. Nearly all the information on him comes from legends and ...
 Financial Chronicle1 month ago the fabric of history  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Stretching the boundaries of traditional art

Ganjifa Raghupathi Bhatta PRESERVING ART FOR POSTERITY Artists are saddled with this awesome responsibility, says Raghupathi Bhatta. TOPICS Mysore-based Ganjifa Raghupathi Bhatta says that he continues to experiment and explore the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Eurasia Review

Babur, Timur and Shastri: as Modi visits Tashkent, a short history of Indo-Uzbek ties

HISTORY REVISED; India and Uzbekistan have shared a rich if not always amicable past. Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicks off his tour of Central Asia on Monday with a visit to Uzbekistan. Uzbekistan is a speck in modern India's view of the world ...
 Kashmir Observer1 month ago Where do Ram and Allah live?  Kashmir Times2 months ago Is Modi Failing To Deliver On His Promises? OpEd  Eurasia Review2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Modi departs from RSS line to praise Islamic influence

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's lavish praise of Central Asia's Islamic traditions as a positive influence on India was just the right thing to say during his five-nation tour, analysts say, but the views are contrary to the long-held beliefs of the ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

This Day in History (10-4-1394)

Today is Wednesday; 10 th of the Iranian month of Tir 1394 solar hijri; corresponding to 14 th of the Islamic month of Ramadhan 1436 lunar hijri; and July 1, 2015, of the Christian Gregorian Calendar. 1369 lunar years ago , on this day in 67 AH, ...
 IRIB World Service1 month ago
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