History

The history of the Mughals has been a bit unkind towards the Mughal princesses. While the Mughal princes hogged the limelight for all the...
The 1st of May has, for 57 years, facilitated unbridled celebrations about belonging to Maharashtra. Yet, it has also seen the importance of a...
“Assi varsh ki umar mein bhi, jaga josh purana tha, Sab kehte hain Veer Kunwar Singh, Bada veer Mardana Tha” As aptly quoted by...
Not so long ago, a Congress MP demanded reparations from the British for the exploitation of India that they rampantly carried out in their...
“I would have fired with machine guns, if I could.” - Dyer, November 19, 1919. The Hunter Commission, comprising of 7 people, 4 British and 3...
While people from every political camp debate the validity of the Muslim personal law, what people don’t realize is the lack of a historical...
It takes a loud voice to make the deaf hear. Said by French anarchist Jean Auguste Vaillant, this signifies the power one needs the...
Let me tell our dear readers a story. A story of a simple man named Dr Paul Joseph Goebbels. Dr Goebbels was a humble, studious,...
In pre-independent India, there were many princely states. Some were governed excellently and some were governed poorly. Some rulers were visionaries and some were...
Each time I google the word 'Indology', to my surprise I find that the number of Europeans and Americans highly outnumber the Indians. It...
India is perhaps the only country in the world where even the worst among the tyrants are defended by certain sections of the society....
The last weekend three of my friends and I happened to go to a quiz competition and the question put to us happened to...