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Babur in India: An emperor who loved the monsoon breeze but wasn’t impressed by the melons or grapes

It could be argued that India’s dislike of Babur is merely a reflection of Babur’s dislike of India.

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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...

6 months ago . 142 views

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...

1 year ago . 127 views

End of an era as Japan's Emperor Akihito declares historic abdication; son Naruhito takes over Chrysanthemum Throne

Tokyo: Emperor Akihito of Japan formally stepped down on Tuesday, the first abdication for 200 years in the world's oldest monarchy, as his s...

1 year ago . 128 views

Chanakya Death Mystery

Chanakya is one of the most remembered and awesome personalities of the ancient India whose contribution to the field of economics and statecraft are looked with wo...

1 year ago . 207 views

Chanakya's end: The bizzare death

According to a legend which is a later jaina invention, while Chanakya served as the Prime Minister of Chandragupta Maurya, he started adding small amounts of poi...

1 year ago . 302 views

Sheer Khurma To Murgh Musallam, 13 Mughlai Dishes That The Mughal Emperors Left Us

India has a diverse culture and owing to its rich history. But no one influenced the food of India the way the Mughals did. Most of our favourite meaty dishes are M...

1 year ago . 436 views

Mughal dynasty ‘heir’ says sorry for Ram temple razing

LUCKNOW: Self-proclaimed descendant of Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar, Yakub Habeebuddin Tucy, in a letter to Hindu Mahasabha on Sunday, apolo...

1 year ago . 230 views

'It Doesn't Look Like Marble Anymore': Why The Taj Mahal Has People Worried

Taj Mahal, India's best known historical monument built as tribute by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan to his wife Mumtaz, is becoming a victim to the ravages of time....

2 years ago . 182 views

Taj's underground chamber suffers neglect, visitors see red

In mid-April, on the occasion of Shah Jahan's birth anniversary, visitors to the Taj Mahal were allowed to see the graves of the Mughal emperor and his wife Mum...

2 years ago . 305 views

Penguins Found A Camera - And Then Filmed Themselves. Watch

Two emperor penguins in Antarctica captured a short video of themselves after coming across a camera left on the ice by a human.  

2 years ago . 166 views

Dinpanah and Shergarh of Purana Qila: Why 2 rival kings chose the same site to raise cities

The second Mughal emperor, Humayun, built Dinpanah and died there on his way from Lahore to Agra in 1556. The site was appropriated by Sher Shah Suri for Shergarh a...

2 years ago . 476 views

Chanakya Death Mystery

Chanakya is one of the most remembered and awesome personalities of the ancient India whose contribution to the field of economics and statecraft are looked with ...

2 years ago . 351 views

13 February 1931: New Delhi became the capital of India

New Delhi, the capital city, had its foundation stone laid by George V, the then Emperor of India. The event took place in the Delhi Durbar of 1911. The city’...

2 years ago . 262 views

28 Shocking Facts about Ashoka

In this post I will share 28 amazingly shocking facts about Ashoka.   Our history text books in school teach us that Ashoka was...

2 years ago . 1K views

Martyrdom of Guru Arjan

  On 16 June 1606, the Mughal Emperor Jahangir ordered that Guru Arjan Dev Ji, the fifth Sikh Guru be tortured and sentenced to death after th...

2 years ago . 267 views

Hollywood icon Paul Newman’s Rolex sold for record $17 million (Rs 115 crore) at auction

A Rolex Daytona Ref. 6239, owned by and named after the legendary star Paul Newman sold for $17.75 million (Rs 115 crore) at an auction. The sale, made o...

2 years ago . 212 views

Today in history: Oct. 13.

On Oct. 13, 1792, the cornerstone of the executive mansion, later known as the White House, was laid by President George Washington during a ceremony in the Distr...

2 years ago . 244 views

Mughals to machines: How Ramlila lived through ages in Delhi’s streets and royal courts

One Dussehra morning in the 19th century, Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar watched as a Neelkanth bird (Indian Roller) was set free from Lal Quila. According to me...

2 years ago . 466 views

PM Modi calls on Japanese emperor ahead of bilateral talks with Abe

PM Narendra Modi today approached Japanese Emperor Akihito in front of key two-sided converses with partner Shinzo Abe amid his three-day visit. "An...

3 years ago . 150 views

 
 

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China’s tactical play in Ladakh isn’t just about the boundary

China has amped up its presence along the Line of Actual Control around the same time that it is struggling with the Covid-19 induced surge in economic distress...

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Salman Khan launches personal care brand FRSH, starts with sanitisers

After sanitisers, other products like deodorants, body wipes and perfumes will be launched under the brand, said Salman Khan  

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MAGNETIC HILL ( LEH ) INDIA
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Difference between a tubeless tyre and ordinary tyre
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How A Turbaned Motor Mechanic Sampooran Singh Became The Legendary Gul...

The legendary filmmaker Bimal Roy’s last film Bandini in 1963 gave birth to another living legend. The story from obscurity to celebrity, this is no less than...

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8 Cricketers Who Had Sad Endings To Their Glorious Careers

Cricketers go through a lot of ups and downs throughout their career. There have been many cricketers whose career faced the saddest of endings.  Here, we brin...

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What the World Thinks of INDIA
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ESR Wireless Earbuds Review: Truly Wireless on a Budget
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Top 10 Best Gym Equipment Brands in India 2018
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Why A Shiny Dinosaur Went To Space With Astronauts On SpaceX's Histori...

The dinosaur toy was spotted with astronauts in a video that has gone viral on Twitter with over a million views.

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2021 Ford Bronco Rendered Stylishly In Both 2- And 4-Door Format

2021 Ford Bronco was expected to make its debut this year at the 2020 Detroit Auto Show, however, the show got cancelled and the unveil has been delayed

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Pineapple filled with firecrackers killed pregnant wild elephant

She suffered excruciating pain, but remained calm; died standing in Velliyar in Malappuram

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NCERT SYLLABUS TO BE CUT BY 50%
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Some Best Massagers By Tokuyo
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JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM MOVIE REVIEW
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Top 9 Best Rice Bran Oil Brands in India
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Zamindar of Singampatti, an LIC agent and last of ‘crowned’ rulers lef...

T.N.S. Murugadoss Theerthapathy was 3 when he took over as ruler in 1934 but his family lost some 74,000 acres of land after Zamindar Abolition Act was passed in ...

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Businessman Hires 180-Seater Plane To Fly 3 Family Members, Help

The man is said to have booked the entire flight to ferry his family members to Delhi in an attempt to avoid crowd at the airport and in flight amid the COVID-19 ...

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Explained: The state of international air travel in India, and the wor...

The aviation sector has been among the worst-hit during the coronavirus pandemic. Here is a look at measures being taken by countries with regard to air travel....

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Beware! A new scam is targeting WhatsApp users

WhatsApp has warned users asking them to never share verification codes with anyone.  

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Amazfit T-Rex Smartwatch With 20-Day Battery Life Launching in India i...

Amazfit T-Rex is a rugged watch that is MIL-STD-810G compliant. It has passed 12 regulations on military grade testing.

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Long Lasting Fragrances For Women Under 2k
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Maruti Suzuki may soon start leasing cars out to retail customers: Rep...

The move would generate additional revenue for the company and dealers as the automobile sector battles serious setbacks from the economic slump and lockdown due ...

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Explained: Why India has a desert locust problem this year; what’s the...

Locust Attack in India: The danger from the swarms is not now, but when they breed after July with the new kharif crop.  

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पांच किलोमीटर में फैली वो सल्तनत, जहां गुजारे के लिए मछलियां पकड़ता है...

दुनिया का सबसे छोटा ये मुल्क (smallest kingdom of world) लगभग 5 किलोमीटर के दायरे में फैला है और यहां का राजा रेस्त्रां (restaurant) चलाकर अपनी गुजर-बसर करता है.

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Best Bike Chain Lubricants in India 2018
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This Bronx Teen Teaches Math To Out-Of-School Students On Tik Tok

A 16-year-old Bronx teen has taken the world of TikTok by storm, not for the reasons you might assume. While all of us are trying to get by, Alexis Loveraz is surfi...

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These Giant Tarantulas Keep Frogs As Pets And Both Protect Each Other ...

Animals keeping other animals as pets? Yes, you have read it right. Adding to the list of unlikely friends, we bring you a wonderful codependent relationship betwee...

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Oru Adaar Love movie review: Where’s the plot?
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Top 5 Best Air Conditioners in India
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