Saturday, October 1, 2016 |Latest E-book
You are here:
history
#

history

Articles

Uri attack: Both India and Pakistan have nuclear bombs, why is only India anxious?

Sep 22, 2016

Uri attack: Both India and Pakistan have nuclear bombs, why is only India anxious?

Hostility was on display again on 18 September, when eighteen Indian soldiers were killed and dozens wounded in an attack on the Indian Army camp at Uri, planned, sponsored and executed by Pakistan. Each time, we have prior intelligence input. Each time, we wait. Each time, we do not engineer a response. #India #Lashkar-e-Taiba #Pakistan #Taliban #ISI #Jihad #Narendra Modi #Pervez Musharraf #ConnectTheDots #Kashmir #history #Nawaz Sharif #Jammu Kashmir #Kargil #nuclear #Uri #Jaish-e-Muhammad
Padmavati in trouble again: Sanjay Leela Bhansali asked for assurance of historical accuracy

Sep 20, 2016

Padmavati in trouble again: Sanjay Leela Bhansali asked for assurance of historical accuracy

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati has run afoul of the Patidar Navnirman Sena, which has said they won't allow the film to be shot or screened in Rajasthan unless the filmmaker assures them that it is historically accurate #Bollywood #Ranveer Singh #history #Deepika Padukone #Shahid Kapoor #Sanjay Leela Bhansali #Cinema #Rajput #Bajirao Mastani #Rani Padmini #Padmavati #Chittor #historical film #historical inaccuracy
Plebiscite in Kashmir: Is Jyotiraditya Scindia missing the 'Crown'?

Jul 24, 2016

Plebiscite in Kashmir: Is Jyotiraditya Scindia missing the 'Crown'?

By reference to the 'crown' and 'plebiscite' in Kashmir, what message is the uncrowned Maharaja of Gwalior giving to the people of independent India? #India #Congress #Jammu and Kashmir #Lok Sabha #history #CriticalPoint #parliament #Jawaharlal Nehru #Jyotiraditya Scindia
Busting the myths: Watch the rich history of the iconic Olympic Flag and Rings

Jul 21, 2016

Busting the myths: Watch the rich history of the iconic Olympic Flag and Rings

The Olympic Flag is iconic, but there are a few misconceptions floating around surrounding the history of the design. #history #design #Trivia #Olympic Rings #Rio 2016 #Olympics 2016 #Rio Olympics 2016 #Olympic Flag #Pierre de Frédy #Pierre de Coubertin
Brexit: A look at the long history of the struggle for unification of Europe

Jun 26, 2016

Brexit: A look at the long history of the struggle for unification of Europe

The project to make a European Union is the oldest in the world. The British exit from the union is the latest episode in this project. #World #France #didyouknow #Europe #Germany #Rome #history #Britain #United Kingdom #Istanbul #UK #Hitler #Napoléon #Alexander #Crusades #Brexit #Julius Caesar