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The king who made his own calendar
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The king who made his own calendar

Wajid Ali Shah, the last Nawab of Awadh, was not just a poet, playwright, dancer and patron of the arts, says Payal Mohanka. He was a royal who hand-created his personal calendar. Wajid Ali Shah, the last ruler of Awadh.Image: Courtesy Wikimedia Commons Kolkata’s famed Victoria Memorial Hall’s innovative stroke is paying off. A year-and-a-half ago, it introduced a new concept titled ‘Object of the Month’. This series began with the display of two original sketches by ... Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago

Theme restaurants the new buzzword in Kolkata

Kolkata, May 26 (PTI) Not just food, restaurateurs in the city are now focusing on creating the right mix of ambience and d-cor to go with the spread. Theme restaurants are now in fashion, with some preferring to create a rain forest, some a sports ...
 Press Trust of India2 days ago Theme restaurants, the new buzzword in Kolkata  Economic Times2 days ago

Centrality of Lucknow in world's …

Last year, addressing a group of foreign policy analysts in New Delhi, the ambassador of Iran to India, Gholamreza Ansari, made an important admission. He admitted that Ayatullah Ruhollah Khomeini, leader of Iran's Islamic Revolution, came from an ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago Centrality of Lucknow in world's Shia culture  Daijiworldcom1 week ago
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200 years ago, Britain recruited S Asia's fiercest warriors

Listen Akhilesh Pillalamarri The famed Gorkha Rifles, the renowned Nepalese warriors who formed an important part of imperial British and then modern Indian forces, were first formed two hundred years ago on April 24, 1815. The origin of the ...
 Gulf Time UAE3 weeks ago

Begum kin want Nepal tomb repaired

The descendants of Begum Hazrat Mahal have sent a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure restoration of her tomb in Nepal that has developed cracks in the April 25 earthquake. A copy of the letter has also been sent to Uttar Pradesh chief minister ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago Restore tomb of Begum Hazrat Mahal, demands family  Times of India3 weeks ago

7 Urban Legends In India That Remain A Mystery To This Day

India has its fair share of stories that may not have a logical explanation but continue to arouse our curiosity to this day. These are similar to the existence of the Loch Ness Monster in Scotland and the Yeti in the Tibetan Himalayas, both of ...
 Indiatimes4 weeks ago
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