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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...

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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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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...

7 months ago . 72 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...

7 months ago . 102 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...

7 months ago . 134 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...

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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 . 157 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....

1 year ago . 136 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...

1 year ago . 196 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.  

1 year ago . 132 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...

1 year ago . 308 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 ...

1 year ago . 274 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 . 201 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...

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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 . 208 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 . 173 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 . 178 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 . 352 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 . 118 views

 
 

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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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5 Best External Hard Disks (1TB) in India
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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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Top 5 Best Digital Kitchen Scales in India
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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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Don’t Talk Unemployment in India
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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 MOVIE REVIEW
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Roccat Vulcan 120 AIMO review
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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 smartphones under Rs 10,000 for July 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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Power of IAS officer
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Amazing Facts About Dubai
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