141 Articles Related to "century"

How fake news may have shaped the future of a Tamil empire in medieval India

The author of a novel about Rajendra Chola delves into the provocation for an Indian kingdom to invade Indonesia in the 11th century.

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The changing map of India from 1 AD to the 20th century

Battles were fought, territories were drawn and re-drawn. An amateur historian has caught these shifts in a series of maps.

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Delhi Smog: Emperor Ashoka Did Something In 3rd century BC that Our Modern Day Policymakers Can Learn From

For the last few day, air pollution in New Delhi has been truly off the charts. The level of PM 2.5, tiny particles suspended in the air that can lodge in lungs and...

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8 Small Investment Business Ideas In India For 2020

Considering how fast-paced the 21st century is, it is vital that everyone plays catch up. In the case of business especially, starting right and entering th...

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Look At These Pictures Of 10 Indian Maharanis For Shaadi Ke Kapde Inspo

Yes, copying Sonam Kapoor’s lehenga design is great, but have you ever tried emulating a real queen? They say, fashion is cyclical, so why not indulge in a ...

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Nepal captain Paras Khadka creates World Record; beats Virat Kohli, Steve Smith to historic first with his maiden T20I ton

Nepal captain Paras Khadka beat the likes of Steve Smith, Virat Kohli and Chris Gayle with his historic century in a T20I against Singapore in tri-series which also...

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Moirangthem Loiya Has Single-Handedly Replanted A 300 Acre Forest In Manipur And Saved Over 250 Species Of Plants

Forests are quickly disappearing and if we don't act soon to regain the lost cover, we might soon bear the brunt. In the last quarter of 20th century, forest ...

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In Revamp, Draft Education Policy Does Away With 10+2 Model of Schooling, Brings in 5+3+3+4 Format

The reconfiguration has been proposed “to deliver the vision of education enunciated in this policy and to prepare our students optimally in the 21st Centur...

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3 secrets to happiness, according to Roman Stoics

What have the Romans ever done for us? Well, obviously the roads – the roads go without saying. How about guidance for how to live in the 21st century? That s...

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Volcano on Indonesia’s Bali erupts, flights cancelled

Mount Agung became active again in 2017 after more than a half century of slumber following a major eruption in 1963.

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Indigenous Tribe Emerges From Centuries Of Isolation To Warn Humanity About Its Impact On The Planet

One of the few existing tribes that were living in isolation is the Arhuaco, along with their Wiwa and Kogi neighbors. Once they had to face the Spanish conquista...

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The battle of Saragarhi: when 21 Sikh soldiers stood against 10,000 men

In the late 19th century, tensions were heightened between Britain and Russia as the nations battled over territories in central Asia. British forces held vulnerabl...

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Disney Now Owns Hotstar After Buying Star India as Part of $71 Billion Fox Deal

HIGHLIGHTS   • Disney closed the deal with 21st Century Fox for $71 billion • With th...

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Nostradamus prediction : India will produce the immortal ruler

Quatrain 75, Century X Long awaited, he will not take birth in Europe,  India will produce the immorta...

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A Strange Case of Doppelgangers: Hitler and Gandhi in India

Mein Kampf, which by law cannot be sold in Germany, has much more than a respectable market in India.  In a country where the sale of 5,000 copies is enough to...

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Men Who Damaged 16th century Hampi Ruins Made To Re-Erect Pillars: Report

The four men were arrested after a video of stone pillars at Hampi being damaged by some men went viral.

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New Building Material- Freshly Ground Lime Instead of Cement

By the end of the Nineteenth century, the British rulers had imported ‘Cement’ to India and commenced discouraging the method of using freshly ground li...

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Big Crisis, A Third Of Ice In Himalayas Will Thaw This century: Experts

The report, by 210 authors, said that more than a third of the ice in the Himalayas will melt by 2100

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Why the 15-Hour Workweek Never Happened

Status-driven spending keeps people chained to their work   Almost a century ago, in 1930, the great economist John Maynard Key...

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The Status of Women in India

If looked at, closely, the 18th century was an inglorious period in the history of India. Gradual disintegration and collapse of the Mughal Empire and debased cha...

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8 Hacks & Tips For Indians Visiting Dubai For The First Time

I’ve been to over 10 countries and I recently travelled to Dubai for the first time ever (shocking, no?). Dubai to Indians is what Goa is to Mumbaikars. Almos...

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After Yesterday's Tesla Fiasco, Here Are 9 Other Fails By The World's ...

With the launch of a new product, every brand wants to make a big deal out of it. It spends a ton of money on advertising and wants to grab the attention of the m...

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8 Hollywood Actors Who Want To Work With Indian Actors

Nowadays, people are getting more acquainted with Bollywood than Hollywood movies, because of the sheer talent and presence of our celebrities on the foreign soil. ...

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From 'Munna Bhai' To 'PK', How Just 5 Films Turned Rajkumar Hirani Int...

Rajkumar Hirani, the man who forged the most surreal oeuvre of cinematic excellence with merely five films to his name. An industry outsider who happened to be a cr...

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'Bahut Kanjoos Hai Rey Tu', Angry Thief Leaves Note For Homeowner Afte...

One can’t say that thievery is an easy profession, it being a crime is another matter altogether. But one has to set a target, sneak into a house, work stealt...

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Bengaluru is India’s top-ranked city in new global inclusive prosperit...

Delhi, Mumbai too are on the first-ever Prosperity & Inclusion City Seal and Awards (PICSA) Index

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Metal-organic framework captures and converts toxic air pollutant into...

An international team of scientists, led by the University of Manchester, has developed a metal-organic framework, or MOF, material that provides a selective, fully...

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India’s youngest judge who never used Facebook or social media

Mayank Pratap Singh topped the Rajasthan Judiciary Services Examination after completing his five-year law college studies.

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Society | Why IIT-Madras is no longer Tamil Nadu’s pride

There is an increasing public perception that the social dynamics inside the IIT-Madras, which has an exclusive and elitist academic environment, is out of sync wit...

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Sub Lieutenant Shivangi is the first-ever woman pilot for Navy

From a moffusil girl in Bihar to becoming the first woman pilot of Indian Navy, it’s been a long journey  

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"Don't Have Hangman, Will Get From Other State": Tihar Jail Official

Vinay Sharma, one of the convicts facing death penalty for the gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old paramedic student in Delhi, had filed a mercy petition before P...

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Top 5 Best Baby Bath Tub in India
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Top 10 Best Inverter Batteries in India With Price 2019
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No Cabinet meet, PM uses powers to revoke Article 356

HIGHLIGHTS   • PM Modi used the special powers conferred on him under rules f...

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Earth's Most Uninhabitable Place Found

The study, published in the journal Nature Ecology and Evolution, revealed that any form of microbial life was absent in the hot, saline, hyper acid ponds of the ...

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Amid Rising Prices, Tamil Nadu Couple Gets Bouquet Of Onion At Wedding

Onion price rise: Flanked by their friends, the smiling couple in their bright, crisp wedding clothes takes hold of a packet of onion on their wedding

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Sanju Music Review: An Album You’ll Surely Overdose On!
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20 Times Bollywood Shamelessly copied Posters from Hollywood

For the present age Bollywood isn’t only a bollywood   outlet, yet it had connected sincerely with the sentiment of fans. From the previous 104 ye...

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Bollywood Celebrities Who Look Exactly Like Their Parents

Very often we hear about or come across look-alikes of celebrities who are living a totally different life, somewhere in another part of the world, miles away. Yo...

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What Is The Difference Between A Startup & A Business?

When I hear the word startup the image of some youngsters working in a cool environment for 5 days of the week and hanging with venture capitalists in restaurants a...

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Best Air Conditioners Online in India | 2018
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WWE Accidentally Leaks Rehearsals Due To YouTube Glitch & Our Childhoo...

According to a report by Vice, WWE seems to have committed a pretty clumsy slip-up, accidentally releasing an internal production feed of the NXT UK tapings from ...

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From Streets To A 1000-Crore Company: The Inspiring Success Story Of B...

‘Bikanervala’ is a leading brand in the line of Indian snacks and sweets. Their specialization in this field dates back to about a hundred years back....

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Exclusive: BJP Received Donation From Company Being Probed for 'Terror...

Weeks after Amit Shah accused NCP leader Praful Patel of treason for having bought a property from the wife of an accused terrorist, the 'Mirchi' factor h...

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Top 5 Best Hair Colors in India for Men & Women
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