Ira Mukhoty on her book Akbar, and why the Mughal monarch remains, 'despite the current climate, a beloved figure'
In Akbar: The Great Mughal, writer Ira Mukhoty demystifies the 16th century ruler and sheds light on why he continues to hold sway on the culture and society of the subcontinent.
Speculations on Rahul Gandhi losing bungalow premature; decision to be taken only after Lok Sabha Speaker is selected
Any decision regarding the accommodation of Rahul Gandhi, or any other MP for that matter, will only be made after the Speaker of the Lok Sabha is selected.
Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony: Delhi Traffic Police says arrangements in place for tomorrow's proceedings
Elaborate arrangements have been made by the Delhi Traffic Police ahead of the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a second term tomorrow, officials said on Wednesday.
Posters hailing Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi seen outside Congress headquarters in New Delhi; no clarity on who put up hoardings
Posters of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and her sister Priyanka Gandhi have been put outside the party headquarters in New Delhi
Priyanka, least reluctant politician in Nehru-Gandhi clan: How much of Sonia and Indira shines through her?
As Priyanka Gandhi enters politics, comparisons with her grandmother Indira Gandhi are bound to intensify, as are obvious signs if she has taken after the political path charted by her mother, Sonia.
A poster with 'Maharana Pratap Marg' written on it was on Wednesday found pasted on an Akbar Road signboard in Lutyens' Delhi, with the police later removing it.
Narendra Modi to inaugurate BJP's new, modern, multi-storeyed headquarters at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg in Delhi today
Narendra Modi will inaugurate new BJP headquarters, a multi-storeyed modern construction fitted with latest communication technologies, on Sunday
Congress president Rahul Gandhi's kiss on mother Sonia Gandhi's forehead is the perfect farewell to ex-party chief
As Sonia Gandhi handed over the charge of Congress president to her son Rahul, nothing could have been a more picture-perfect moment than the one in which he kissed his mother on her forehead.
The name 'India,' is said to have European origins and was first used around 5th century during the time of Greek historian, Herodotus.
It would be immoral and opportunistic of us to be ashamed of an Akbar Road, get embarrassed by an Aurangabad and simultaneously feel proud of the Taj Mahal
Social activist and lawyer Aires Rodrigues, whose petition led a Panaji court to issue a warrant for search of the official residence of Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, on Friday filed a police case against the former Goa chief minister for "harbouring" the absconding state minister Fransisco Miccky Pacheco.
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday asked Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and Delhi Congress Chief Jai Prakash Agarwal to fill up party posts in the organisation ahead of the assembly elections around November.