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Relive the glory of Mandu's historic ruins with a 360-degree walkthrough

Updated : Nov 28, 2016

By : Siddharth Aalambayan

Category : Life

Relive the glory of Mandu's historic ruins with a 360-degree walkthrough

A 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 #travel #India #history #Tourism #Madhya Pradesh #architecture #places to visit #Mandu #360-degree video #Jahaj Mahal #Hindola Mahal #Mandavgarh
Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes banned: High-value notes demonetisation -- it's 1978 redux!

Updated : Nov 09, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes banned: High-value notes demonetisation -- it's 1978 redux!

Higher denomination banknotes of Rs 1,000, Rs 5,000 and Rs 10,000 were reintroduced in 1954 and all of them were demonetised in January 1978. #RBI #NewsTracker #history #currency notes #Prime Minister Narendra Modi #Rs 500 and Rs 1000 note banned
Uri attack: Both India and Pakistan have nuclear bombs, why is only India anxious?

Updated : Sep 22, 2016

By :

Category : Politics

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

Updated : Sep 20, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : Bollywood

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
Wave Theory: Sanjeev Sanyal on how the Indian Ocean shaped human history

Updated : Aug 28, 2016

By : Sukanya Charuchandra

Category : Life

Wave Theory: Sanjeev Sanyal on how the Indian Ocean shaped human history

In a new book, Sanjeev Sanyal tells us the story of how the Indian Ocean shaped human history #Books #history #Indian Ocean #Geography #authors #Tipu Sultan #Sanjeev Sanyal #FWeekend #maritime history #Penguin Randomhouse #Ocean of Churn #Oceanic History #Ashoka
Warrior princess: Tara Anand's mission is to revive interest in India's forgotten heroines

Updated : Aug 20, 2016

By : Ankita Maneck

Category : Life

Warrior princess: Tara Anand's mission is to revive interest in India's forgotten heroines

17-year-old Tara Anand, a Mumbai-based illustrator, has brought the stories of India's warrior women to light with a new project called 'I Am No Man' #history #Begum Samru #Bajirao Mastani #Indian history #FWeekend #women in Indian history #Tara Anand #Women warriors #historical warriors #forgotten Women Warriors #Bibi Dalair Kaur #Rani Velu Nachiyar #Rani Rudrama Devi #Chand Bibi
Plebiscite in Kashmir: Is Jyotiraditya Scindia missing the 'Crown'?

Updated : Jul 24, 2016

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Category : India

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

Updated : Jul 21, 2016

By : FP Sports

Category : Sports

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