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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
Dec 26, 2016
Barack Obama's farewell to the troop he led: It's been a privilege to serve as your commander-in-chiefFor eight years, Barack Obama has led a military fighting in multiple theaters overseas, becoming the only president in US history to serve full two terms with the nation at war.
Dec 25, 2016
'From Mumbai to Durban: India’s Greatest Tests': India’s roller-coaster matches from 1947-2011‘From Mumbai to Durban — India’s Greatest Tests’, authored by S Giridhar and VJ Raghunath and published by Juggernaut Books is an ‘eye-witness’ account of India’s roller-coaster matches from 1947 to 2011. It's a beautifully crafted tome, akin to a Sunil Gavaskar inning!
Dec 23, 2016
Taimur is to India what Hitler is to Israel: Saif and Kareena, please pay attentionHow could anyone in India name their son after Taimur, a man who ordered so much bloodshed in India?
Dec 11, 2016
The Kohinoor's true (and bloody) history is traced by William Dalrymple, Anita AnandWilliam Dalrymple and Anita Anand spoke to Firstpost about how they uncovered the true history of the Kohinoor, the 'world's most infamous diamond'
Dec 11, 2016
True to type: How the humble typewriter became a force for great social change in modern IndiaThe typewriter was not just another machine — this humble device facilitated great social change in India. A new book now chronicles the typewriter's role in modern India's history.
Dec 09, 2016
Tracing smallpox: Virus found in child mummy could rewrite the disease's historyThe discovery of smallpox DNA in a 17th century child mummy may shorten the timeline of the deadly infectious disease's history, according to a study published Thursday
Nov 28, 2016
Relive the glory of Mandu's historic ruins with a 360-degree walkthroughA 360 degree walk-through showcases the ruins of the city of Mandavgarh, also known as Mandu, and its exquisite Afghan architecture, including structures like the Jahaj Mahal, Hindola Mahal
Nov 18, 2016
LeBron James to donate $2.5 million to Muhammad Ali exhibit in WashingtonLeBron James is donating $2.5 million to an exhibit dedicated to Muhammad Ali at the newly opened Smithsonian National Museum of African American History.
Nov 13, 2016
Video worth watching: Making the Ferrari F40An inside tour of how the F40 was designed, developed and tested. Also watch Enzo Ferrari speak about the car.