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The day India freed Goa from Portuguese rule

Goa on India's western coast was freed from Portuguese rule on 19 December 1961, more than four centuries after it was colonised.

1 year ago . 185 views

Dark side of Alauddin Khilji's sexuality and Baccha Bazi that led to his brutal death!

Secret's of Alauddin Khilji's sexuality Several historians argue that the roots of ancient Indian history, especially linked to the foreign invasions and inva...

1 year ago . 1K views

A motivational incident from life of Abraham Lincoln

An extraordinary courage and leadership of a ordinary man strengthened the prospects of United States and this man was none other than Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President...

2 years ago . 358 views

The Battle of CHAMKAUR

In western history, battles that have changed the course of history are well chronicled. They also form part of the folklore of the country. Two such examples are the Bat...

11 months ago . 267 views

History of Hindi

A friend of mine from Bihar told me what we considered as the national language Hindi was indeed a form of the Khariboli of Delhi. The Hindi they spoke was different, not...

11 months ago . 162 views

8 Valuable Shipwrecks That Will Get You Interested in Sea Exploration

Humans have been sailing the seas for hundreds of thousands of years, and we have been bringing our valuables with us! It is suspected that humans have been sailing the s...

2 years ago . 244 views

History of India - from Dinosaurs to Dhoni
1 year ago . 307 views

86 Years After Bhagat Singh’s Death Sentence, A Pakistani Lawyer Is Trying To Prove His Innocence

He was just 23 years old when he sacrificed his life for the country. One of the foremost revolutionary leaders in India's struggle for independence, Bhagat Singh'...

2 years ago . 243 views


The saree is one of the world’s oldest and perhaps the only surviving unstitched garment from the past. Over the millennia, it has not only become a sensuous, glamo...

11 months ago . 251 views

Raksha Bandhan 2018, significance and history of the festival

When a girl/woman ties a rakhi around her brother’s wrist, he promises to protect her from all the problems in life and gives her his blessings.

1 year ago . 167 views

The Man Who Survived Two Atomic Bombs
9 months ago . 136 views

Top 5 Bestseller Novels in India 2018
1 year ago . 353 views

Why BR Ambedkar's three warnings in his last speech to the Constituent Assembly resonate even today

On November 25, 1949, he spoke of the need to give up the grammar of anarchy, to avoid hero-worship, and to work towards a social – not just a political – dem...

1 year ago . 129 views

Nehru, the real architect of modern India

Nehru was the product of modern India

1 year ago . 159 views

7 Good Things The British Did For India And Indians!

India’s history is wealthy and diverse due to the distinctive mix of ancient civilizations, countries, beliefs and thoughts. To mention only a few the attractions i...

1 year ago . 482 views

Top Rated Eyeliners On Glamrada
1 year ago . 376 views

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Why letter-writing still holds relevance in this day and age

Two new books, one by former Indian minister K Natwar Singh, and the other by prize-winning international bestselling author Simon Sebag Montefiore, rekindle the joy of w...

1 year ago . 250 views

The cities of Delhi: How the sultans built citadels of Qutub and Siri

The Delhi Sultanate, founded by Qutubuddin Aibak, built five cities in its over 300 years of rule. In Part 2 of our series, we looks at the remnants of these structures

1 year ago . 293 views

Thomas Edison

One of the World's Most Famous Inventors Thomas Edison was one of history's most influential inventors, whose contributions to the modern era transformed...

1 year ago . 225 views

Nokia 6 (2018) 4GB Review
1 year ago . 356 views

When a handful of salt shook an Empire!

Today, 89 years ago, Bapu embarked on the iconic Dandi March. Though aimed at protesting unfair Salt Laws, Dandi March shook the foundations of colonial rule and became a...

8 months ago . 148 views

Remembering Raja Ramanna: The Unsung Man Who Put India on the Nuclear Power Map

A visionary scientist, pianist, author and Sanskrit scholar, this multi-disciplinary genius is why India today holds the status of a ‘developed nation’ in nuc...

10 months ago . 219 views

Today in History: Oct. 7

Today’s Highlight in History:

2 years ago . 186 views

Top 9 Best Rice Bran Oil Brands in India
5 months ago . 161 views

The Best BarCode Scanners in India – Detailed Review
11 months ago . 238 views

VANDE MATARAM - Birth and Journey of the Mantra

The first day of the year 2019 began with a controversy in the Capital of Madhya Pradesh. The Chief Minister of the newly formed Congress government, Mr. Kamalnath discon...

11 months ago . 110 views

From Ancient Times to the Modern: 7 Indian Inventions You Use In Daily Life!

In this article, we shall see old inventions that we use to this date and newer ones that have just come about. Nevertheless, these are inventions from India that changed...

7 months ago . 141 views

Today is Friday the 13th. Here’s why the date is so dreaded

If you had a bad start to the morning or are not having the best day today, you can blame it on the date. The associations of Friday 13 with misfortune are so popular in ...

2 years ago . 198 views

Our Story in 1 Minute
1 year ago . 352 views

Motorola One Power Review
1 year ago . 284 views

Today in History:September 20

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 20, the 263rd day of 2017. There are 102 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 20, 1967, the...

2 years ago . 257 views

19th November 2017: 100 years of Indira Gandhi. She was the mother of every Indian supremo

She was imperious, she was shy; she was called a goongi gudiya but she became Ma Durga; she was the frail teenager who became India’s first political bahubali; she ...

2 years ago . 268 views

Dilip Kumar met an old gentleman in an aircraft. You wouldn't guess what happened next!

An inspiring story of a simple yet extraordinary encounter on a plane. Flights are much more than just a means of transport. Some of the most interesting inciden...

1 year ago . 164 views

Ghevar- The Festive Treat
1 year ago . 248 views

Facts About Titanic That You Didn't Know!
1 month ago . 43 views

The Evil Eye Curse: What Is It and Why Is It Suddenly Popular?

In the past few months, fashion trends have seen a rise in the appearance of an ancient occult symbol: the evil eye. From tattoos to earrings, necklaces to home dé...

11 months ago . 171 views

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