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International Day of Non-Violence: History, theme, significance; here's all you need to know

International Day of Non-Violence: History, theme, significance; here's all you need to know

The International Day of Non-Violence is observed on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movemen...Read More

Hindi Diwas 2020: Date, importance, history, and significance of the day

Hindi Diwas 2020: Date, importance, history, and significance of the day

Every year, Hindi Diwas is observed on September 14 to celebrate the adoption of Hindi as one of the two official languages of India.On t...Read More

Racing rides into history; Pune season to held behind closed doors

Racing rides into history; Pune season to held behind closed doors

MumbaiJust like other sports that played to 'fanless' arenas, Indian racing too has decided to follow suit. The Pune season, due to begin...Read More

CBSE Class XII Board Exam: After easy English, tricky History leaves students disheartened

CBSE Class XII Board Exam: After easy English, tricky History leaves students disheartened

Some students did find the paper to be tricky, but still were happy and felt it was only a little tough.

For third time in history, US President goes to trial

For third time in history, US President goes to trial

Trump impeachment hearing begins in Senate at the start of an election year

History always repeats itself... in Hindi films at least!

History always repeats itself... in Hindi films at least!

SANDEEP HATTANGADI examines the lure of the long-lasting historical trend

Need to rewrite history, without Savarkar, 1857 would have remained a revolt, says Amit Shah

Need to rewrite history, without Savarkar, 1857 would have remained a revolt, says Amit Shah

"The Mutiny of 1857 would have remained a revolt as the British had labelled it. It was Veer Savarkar who gave it the name of the first w...Read More

CJI Ranjan Gogoi’s tryst with history

CJI Ranjan Gogoi’s tryst with history

If Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi manages to produce a verdict on the vexed Ayodhya land dispute before he retires next month, which he seems...Read More

Our neighbouring galaxy is violent, say researchers

Our neighbouring galaxy is violent, say researchers

Canberra: Australian researchers have found that Andromeda, our neighbouring large galaxy, has a history of eating galaxies going back 10...Read More

Efforts being made to change history, Constitution: Mamata to teachers

Efforts being made to change history, Constitution: Mamata to teachers

20 professors, 22 secondary and 25 higher secondary school teachers were given the 'Siksha Ratna' honour by the state government in recog...Read More

Web series review: Beecham House -- History revisited

Web series review: Beecham House -- History revisited

The plot has ably imparted an evolutionary perspective. It’s about how some Brits have played a crucial role in delivering Indians to the...Read More

Last narrow gauge line in C India to chug into history

Last narrow gauge line in C India to chug into history

Now, the last surviving narrow gauge line, running 106 km between Itwari-Nagbhid near Nagpur on the South East Central Railway (SECR), wi...Read More

World Cup 2019 India vs New Zealand Semi-Final: Weather update, stats, history; all you need to know

World Cup 2019 India vs New Zealand Semi-Final: Latest weather update, stats, history

It has been a dream World Cup campaign for the Indian cricket team and now everything boils down to having two perfect days. The quest st...Read More

How a studious Zakir Rashid Bhat became the dreaded ‘Zakir Musa’

How a studious Zakir Rashid Bhat became the dreaded ‘Zakir Musa’

Srinagar: The journey of Zakir Rashid Bhat, from a well-to-do middle class family of Noorpora village in Jammu and Kashmir’s Tral area, t...Read More

CBSC: No lesser studies, better score but lesser options, says Expert

CBSC: No lesser studies, better score but lesser options, says Expert

Indore: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to reduce chapters of Social Science by slashing as many 75 pages fro...Read More

Those who fail to create history try to distort it: PM Narendra Modi

Those who fail to create history try to distort it: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Those who fail to create history try to distort it, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Thursday as he stressed on the need for ...Read More

Nostalgia for Eternity: Journeys in Religion, History, and Myth on the Indian Subcontinent by Leonid Plotkin: Review

Nostalgia for Eternity: Journeys in Religion, History, and Myth on the Indian Subcontinent by Leonid Plotkin: Review

Book: Nostalgia for Eternity: Journeys in Religion, History, and Myth on the Indian Subcontinent

Sabarimala Row: Two women stop just short of making history

Sabarimala Row: Two women stop just short of making history

Sabarimala: The attempt by the Kerala police to take two women to Lord Ayyappa temple in the light of the Supreme Court verdict has given...Read More

Asia Cup History: How tournament started and why it’s played in T20I as well as ODI format; all you need to know

Asia Cup History: How tournament started and why it’s played in T20I as well as ODI format; all you need to know

Bangladesh will clash with Sri Lanka in the first match of Asia Cup 2018 which will begin on Saturday. Six nations will participate in th...Read More

I was my history teachers’ favourite: Shalini Kapoor

I was my history teachers’ favourite: Shalini Kapoor

Actress Shalini Kapoor who will be seen in the television show ‘Chandrashekhar’ says she was her history teachers’ favourite student in a...Read More

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