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May 24, 2017
Infosys Vishal Sikka is leading by example but it is a long haul in rough weatherWhatever you say about Sikka, you cannot call him indecisive. He is also leading by example.
Mar 22, 2017
Churchill trailer: Brian Cox gives a thunderous portrayal of the British Prime MinisterKicking off in June 1944, Churchill finds the Allied forces perched on the brink as a million soldiers are secretly assembled on the south coast of England.
Jan 28, 2017
Donald Trump brings his love for gilded decor to Oval OfficeAnother notable change was the Oval Office rug: A red-and-beige carpet with green leaves around its outer edge, which was used briefly by Bush but originated in the Reagan era.
Jan 21, 2017
Donald Trump gives Oval Office a makeover, reinstalls Winston Churchill bustTrump has held onto "The Avenue in the Rain," by the American impressionist Childe Hassam, from Obama's Oval Office, and the back wall still hangs a painting of George Washington above the fireplace.
Nov 12, 2016
The Crown season 1 review: This Netflix original does a great job of setting stage for history to unfoldThe sad truth about The Crown is that it’s difficult to align yourself with the protagonists because their “struggles” are with themselves, about themselves, and within their own cordoned-off immediate circle of elites
Oct 17, 2016
'Churchill and Gandhi were never going to be friends': Walter ReidIn his new book Historian Walter Reid offers another glimpse into the long explored and considered role of the Empire in shaping India’s colonial history. In this extract from the chapter titled ‘Looking Behind Churchill’s Words’, Reid argues that one of the few faults that Winston Churchill had, were found in his treatment of India.
Oct 02, 2016
Gandhi Jayanti: For today's youngsters, Mahatma is the man who got shotAre parents and teachers not sending out messages from our history, or is it packaged so badly that heroes of our recent past have become cardboards, and unreal, in both dimension and relevance to the new generation? Bikram Vohra shares his experience of talking about the Mahatma with the young generation
Sep 25, 2016
PM Modi sets his own terms, not willing to go headlong into a war with PakistanArray
Apr 22, 2016
Anti-EU campaigners ask Obama to 'butt out' after the US President asks UK to stay onCampaigners for a British exit from the European Union reacted angrily Friday to US President Barack Obama's call for the UK to stay in the bloc.
Apr 09, 2016
Author’s notebook: How Nehru, Mountbatten and Patel warded off India’s power grabbing princely statesHow Jawaharlal Nehru, Lord Mountbatten and Sardar Patel foiled the plan of princely states to secede from India