History

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...
Not too long ago, when Brahamdagh Bugti, the son of Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti – the slain Baloch leader, made an impassioned appeal to...
The year was 1336 AD and the place was Southern part of India. All the kingdoms that had reigned over here had been destroyed...
One of the commonest cliches that goes around is that in India, we don't have a chronicled history apart from some random and isolated...
The issue of Indian fishermen caught by or shot by Sri Lankan Navy is something which we hear almost every other day. This issue...
The last and the 7th phase of the Vidhan Sabha elections brought to the forefront the city of Varanasi also known as Kashi and...
We Indians have a forgiving and forgetful nature. While forgiving is Ok we should not be forgetful to the brutalities of our history, since...
India's independence and its history have always been written from the point of view of Delhi. With leaders of great national importance always sidelined...