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Re-christen all roads, monuments named after Mughal emperors: VHP

Re-christen all roads, monuments named after Mughal emperors: VHP

VHP today demanded that all roads and monuments named after Mughal emperors be re-christened, claiming that the country should not drag on with "signs of slavery".VHP's international secretary general Champat Rai backed the demand made by a Delhi BJP leader for renaming Shahjahan Road, while asking Muslims to show no affection towards Mughal emperors."Any proud community won't drag on with signs of slavery. What has been Aurangzeb, Babur, Humayun, Akbar or Shahjahan's contribution to this ..., 2 months ago
Millennium Post

Babur Conqueror of Hindustan | The Mighty Emperor

Author: Royina Grewal Publisher: Rupa Publications India Price: 395 We might immediately associate the great emperor Zahiruddin Muhammad Babur, for constructing the Babri Masjid, but there is much to this warrior-poet's persona which Royina ...
 Millennium Post1 month ago

Slippers down the ages

Fancy bedroom slippers made from elk skin were among the presents Sir Walter Raleigh gave to Queen Elizabeth I after one of his voyages. Far away from London, Sir Thomas Roe, James I's envoy to the court of Jahangir, presented a pair of exquisite ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago

Historic and other tombs of Delhi

As November comes around one's thoughts turn in this month of the dead to graveyards. How sleep the great and not-so- great, who have been part of Delhi's history at some time or the other? Restfully in most places, including Qutab Sahib's Durgah ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago

`Lord Ram was born in Pakistan, not Ayodhya`

New Delhi: In what could ignite a controversy, a book has claimed that Lord Ram was not born in Ayodhya, but in Pakistan. The book by All India Muslim Personal Law Board's member Abdul Rahim Qureshi also raises doubts over belief that Lord Ram ...
 ZeeNews.com3 weeks ago 'Lord Ram was born in Pakistan, not Ayodhya'  Punjabkesari3 weeks ago

Skeletal mausoleum being restored

The Sabz Burj has been renovated and its distinctive tiles put in place and now the tomb of Abdul Rahim Khan-e-Khanan, a skeleton of its former self, is being restored by Agha Khan Trust and the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). Focus on the ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Buxar caught up in social groups' war

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Buxar, Oct. 25 -- Buxar, a district 130 km west of Bihar's capital Patna, was where Lord Ram and his brother Lakshman are believed to have learnt the Vedas from ...
 HT Syndication1 month ago
IRIB World Service

This Day in History (24-07-1394)

Today is Friday; 24 th of the Iranian month of Mehr 1394 solar hijri; corresponding to 2 nd of the Islamic month of Moharram 1436 lunar hijri; and October 16, 2015, of the Christian Gregorian Calendar. 1376 lunar years ago, on this day in 61 AH, ...
 IRIB World Service1 month ago
The Express Tribune

The Tales Walls Tell

Delhi's monume­nts reflec­t the city's glorio­us past, which is being reclai­med throug­h extens­ive preser­vation effort­s Jama Masjid is one of the largest mosques in India. PHOTOS: ATHAR KHAN Dilli has always dreamt big. It ...
 The Express Tribune2 months ago
International Business Times India

World Tourism Day 2015: Best tourist destinations you should not miss in India [PHOTOS]

Tourism Day 2015: Best Tourist Destinations in India KeralaTourism/KeralaTransporter/Mysore Tourism/ Welcome to Incredible India! India is one of the top tourist destinations with more than22.57 million tourists arriving in the country as per the ...
 International Business Times India2 months ago
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