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Feb 20, 2017
Statehood Day for Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram: Brief history of the two North Eastern statesWhile Arunachal Pradesh was granted statehood on this day in 1987, Mizoram was declared a state in 1972.
Feb 11, 2017
Rewriting history to suit Hindutva: The Vasundhara Raje govt is insulting the legacy of Maharana PratapIn a state obsessed with royalty and titles, the royalty is obsessed with its history. So much so that the line that exists between facts, fiction, superstition and tea-stall talk often gets blurred, leading to some really interesting insights into history.
Jan 31, 2017
Raees shows Shah Rukh Khan has come full circle in modelling his career on Amitabh Bachchan'sLook closely and you will see that Shah Rukh Khan's Raees Alam is a hat tip to Amitabh Bachchan's Sikandar from Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, the gait an acknowledgment of Vijay's from Deewar and Trishul, the ethos a salute to Kaalia and Agneepath
Jan 30, 2017
Video worth watching: 50 years of AMGTo celebrate the 50th Anniversary of AMG, Mercedes-AMG has created a video tracing the beginning of an epic journey
Jan 30, 2017
Padmavati row: The real challenge with the narrative on Rani Padmini and Rajput identityHistory is about facts from sources that are respected or trusted by historians. But the protests over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati shows that historical issues today are rarely about facts and always about inferences and ideologies.
Jan 26, 2017
Republic Day: Do you have what it takes to ace this really really difficult quiz?Test your Indian history aptitude with this really difficult quiz in honour of the 68th Republic Day of India!
Jan 24, 2017
Javed Akhtar at JLF 2017 spoke about Bollywood history and women, but ended up mansplainingThe JLF session was supposed to be about the depiction of women and men in Bollywood, but Javed Akhtar went on a completely different tangent.
Jan 23, 2017
As Mumbai's Flora Fountain gets restored, authorities find an intriguing way to cover the iconic siteArray
Jan 22, 2017
Sarnath Banerjee's The Poona Circle hones in on a contentious aspect of school education: TextbooksAt the ongoing Pune Biennale, Sarnath Banerjee's work The Poona Circle encourages young minds not to believe everything that is printed in ink, and to question textual authority
Jan 02, 2017
Gwalior Fort: In this 360 degree video, we take you on a walk through this magnificent monumentExperience Gwalior, the land of Tansen, Jhansi Ki Raani, Scinidias, via this 360° walkthrough