30 Articles Related to "empire"

Mystery of Pompeii Lakshmi: The 2000-YO Link Between India & the Roman empire!

Unearthed by Amedeo Maiuri in 1938, an Italian scholar, Pompeii Lakshmi is an ivory statuette that lays testimony to the intensity of Indo-Roman trade relations dat...

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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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How a Street Sweeper and His Wife Built Britain’s Largest Indian Food empire

Laxmishanker Pathak and his wife, Shanta Gaury, were pioneers of the food revolution that made Indian cuisine one of Britain’s most popular cuisine. The coupl...

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From working as a peon to building $1.36B empire, the story of India's Fevicol Man

This is the story of Balvant Parekh, one of the first-generation entrepreneurs of post-independence India. Known widely as the Fevicol Man, Balvant launched Pidil...

7 months ago . 109 views

Facebook Investors Want Mark Zuckerberg Out, Share Structure Redone: The Full Story

As long as Facebook’s dual-layer share structure prevails, control-freak CEO Mark Zuckerberg is highly unlikely to give up his iron grip on the empire that ...

10 months ago . 136 views

Man Who Lost $35 Billion In One Year Has Some Advice For Elon Musk

Eike Batista owned a commodities empire that once made him the world's eighth-richest person, and a household name in Brazil.  

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5 unbelievable success stories of big companies that were once a startup

Some of these companies were a product of well-thought-out and implemented ideas while others formed as an accident. You'll be surprised to know how these peo...

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Brands that made India even before she got her independence

It is 69 years since the stroke of midnight when India became free. It’s been over six decades since the sun set for the British Empire. Though broken by th...

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The Incredible Story Of Chanakya’s Revenge Which Brought Down An Entire empire

He was a pioneer of political science and economics. A man who won battles using his brain. He helped establish the Mauryan Empire. But before he helped Chandragupt...

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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...

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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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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 be...

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From sixth richest in the world to possible arrest: The fall of Anil Ambani

The court's decision comes after a tough year for Ambani, as parts of his empire saw losses and competition in India's telecommunications market became incr...

1 year ago . 161 views

Who Is to Blame for Partition? Above All, Imperial Britain

LONDON — Seventy years ago this week, India and Pakistan became independent from the British Empire. The celebrations were cut short as the...

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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...

1 year ago . 178 views

Singhania vs Singhania: Father and son battle for billion-dollar empire

HIGHLIGHTS   *Vijaypat Singhania's troubles started after he handed over his 37-per cent ...

1 year ago . 184 views

Name Change Fever Grips The Nation, Now Maratha Group Wants Pune To Be Renamed 'Jijapur'

Joining the bandwagon of unusual names that are replacing iconic cities of India, Pune which was the base of Maratha Empire might soon be known as ‘Jijapur&...

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Little known history of Goa and the Portuguese Inquisition

Not many people know the real story behind the Goa Inquisition act with the Portuguese empire. The Goa inquisition act was done with the Indian state of Goa and t...

1 year ago . 241 views

‘Pan number misused by bogus firms’: 27-year-old learns he is ‘director’ of 13 firms

Srivastav said he came to know about his "business empire" for the first time from a notice issued by the Income Tax department in January.

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Amazon’s real rival in India isn’t Walmart, it’s Reliance

If India’s draft e-commerce policy becomes a law, Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail will emerge as the most formidable challenger to Je...

1 year ago . 188 views

 
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No Excuses, Please, For What Happened At Nizamuddin Markaz

Four days from now, on the April 9, is Shab-e-Barat. For Muslims, this is a somber occasion, a night of forgiveness during which the faithful visit the graves of fa...

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Covid-19: India partially lifts restrictions on export of hydroxychlor...

Covid-19 update: India had restricted the exports of pharmaceutical ingredients and medicines on March 3. Paracetamol and its formulations accoun...

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All-New Genesis G80 Sedan Unveiled; Looks Stunning Inside And Out

The new Genesis G80 has an alluring design and tech-savvy interior complemented by a set of three new engine choices  

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MS Dhoni Wanted To "Make Rs 30 Lakh" From Cricket And Live Peacefully ...

Wasim Jaffer recalled that MS Dhoni, during his early days in the Indian team, had told him that he wanted to "make 30 lakh from playing cricket" to liv...

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Kangana Ranaut details her bad days: ‘I ran away from home when I was ...

Kangana Ranaut shared story of her initial days in Bollywood, saying how she was with such bad people at one point of her life that only death could have saved her....

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Who were the Asurs of the Vedas?

The word “Asur” has been used more than a hundred times in the Rigveda, 90 of them in a positive sense. “Asu” means soul or vitality and &ld...

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Best Water Purifiers Brands Online in India 2018
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The Difference Between Devas And Asuras, Gods And Demons

In Hindu cosmology the Asuras (rakshasas) enjoy the same status as the gods and humans. The gods, demons and humans are considered children of Brahma. They all pr...

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Difference between Rakshasas, Asuras and Daanavas

Rakshasas were one of the class of beings created by Brahma when he created night. [incidentally, the other beings were Yakshas. Devas were created with daytime, ...

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This Chennai Startup’s Ready-To-Use Solar-Powered Homes Produce Water ...

“A 1000 sq ft home built by us can save upto 5 lakh litres of water every year just by saving the rain water and recycling the waste water from the house,&r...

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Oppo R17 Pro review: Good performance, great cameras
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Azim Premji of Wipro donates more than Rs 50,000 crores to charity

GUWAHATI: Wipro founder chairman and managing director Azim H Premji has decided to make another humongous philanthropic contribution by donating R...

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Sachin Tendulkar opens the batting in ODIs for India for first time on...

Sachin Tendulkar's strength at the top of the order was revealed when captain Mohammad Azharuddin gave him a chance to open the innings in place of Sidhu.

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PM interacts with Radio Jockeys

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today interacted with Radio Jockeys (RJs) via video conference.

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Nokia 5.1, 3.1 and 2.1 hands-on review
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Home Loan Moratorium Period: What is it and its Importance

Highlights   --Moratorium period is also known as an EMI holiday period   -...

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Google SEO 101: Updating Your Google My Business Listing

Google‘s latest ‘Search for Beginners’ video on YouTube is an introduction on how to use Google My Business.

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Meet Our Oldest Common Ancestor: A 555 Million-Year-Old Worm-Like Crea...

Scientists have discovered our earliest common ancestor — and the earliest ancestor of all animal life.

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Top 10 Real Estate Websites for Property Search
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5 Best Pressure Cooker In India 2019
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Redmi Smart TV MAX is a 98" monster on a budget

Right now you can't go to the cinema, so what if the cinema can come to you? Xiaomi just unveiled the insane Redmi Smart TV MAX with an enormous 98" screen...

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Key Tips To Keep Your Home Coronavirus Free

New Delhi: As the deadly coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) spreading rapidly, people are doing everything to keep themselves safe but what about yo...

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Want to see deleted messages on WhatsApp? There is an unofficial way t...

Android users can see deleted messages in WhatsApp through an app called WhatsRemoved+. However, one should understand that the app is not officially supported....

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Apple AirPods (2nd Gen) Review
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Vodafone Red vs Jio Postpaid: Benefits Compared
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Superconductivity Has Been Discovered in Meteorites For The First Time

Scientists have found naturally occurring superconducting materials in extraterrestrial objects for the first time, discovering superconductive grains embedded insi...

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New WHO recommendations to prevent tuberculosis aim to save millions o...

Geneva –  New World Health Organization (WHO) guidance will help countries accelerate efforts to stop people with tuberculosis (TB) infection becoming si...

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The Lessons from Italy’s Covid-19 Mistakes

  Italy was unlucky in being hit hardest first in Europe. Its neighbors, and the U.S., should have learned from its missteps. &...

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Top 5 Best Air Conditioners in India
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