Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday termed Rajput warrior Maharana Pratap as a role model for the society.
We do not need to re-interpret Aurangzeb, for, revulsion for his conduct in the past cannot be misinterpreted as revulsion for people of his own faith in the present.
Historian Audrey Truschke says she wrote her book on Aurangzeb, which has triggered quite the backlash, because she felt there was a hunger among some in India for a balanced, historically-based view of the Mughal emperor
In the book, Audrey Truschke tackles the demonisation of this Mughal emperor by people on social media; she has been accused of misleading readers and causing unrest.
As a warning to trolls and abusers, Rishi Kapoor has changed his bio to say that he will block them, calling himself the "terrorist of the family".
It is clear that the descendants of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III continue to modernise Lukshmi Vilas Palace which stands undoubtedly as the most magnificent bridge between the east and the west.
Tipu Sultan can be remembered as a freedom fighter, secularist or a religious bigot who forcibly converted many Hindus and Christians into Islam. He was also a famous warrior who built the first missile and fought the British and even today, his life is debated hotly in Karnataka by politicians, historians and prominent citizens who are divided over whether he was a patriot or a tyrant.
Karanataka govt celebrating Tipu Sultan Jayanti is like celebrating Aurangzeb's birth anniversary: Mohandas Pai
Mohandas Pai said the Karnataka government's plan to celebrate 'Tipu Jayanti' is like celebrating the anniversary of Aurangzeb, "who was a tyrant Mughal Emperor and a staunch religious fundamentalist."
Arjun also shared that he likes the journey he gets to experience in Half Girlfriend
Parineeti Chopra returns to the big screen after a year with Meri Pyaari Bindu, co-starring Ayushmann Khurrana.
Older than the calls for Aurangzeb Road to be renamed Abdul Kalam Road is the Shiv Sena's demand for Aurangabad to be renamed Sambhajinagar. Here's why the BJP is keeping its distance from these plans
A group of Hindutva hardliners led by senior BJP leader L Ganesan has advised Rajinikanth not to play the role of Tipu Sultan in a proposed eponymous biopic.
As an Indian Muslim born in Pakistan, I first visited India in 2013 and was shocked to see the name Aurangzeb adorn one of the most majestic streets of India’s capital.
In his first exclusive interview with a daily newspaper Rahul Gandhi tries to give us a history lesson with Ashoka and Akbar on one side and Aurangzeb on the other. So if Congress walks in the footsteps of Ashoka and Akbar, as he claims, who walks in the footsteps of Aurangzeb?
The first half of 2013 is over. It's monsoon time. And it's raining hits in Bollywood with film after film crossing the success barrier.
Arjun Kapoor-starrer Aurangzeb has not drawn a decent response at the box office with an opening day collection of Rs 3.75 crore.
Aurangzeb is a story of potentially epic proportions (and near-epic run time), but it struggles to be coherent and its final conclusion is unable to match the build-up and premise.
Team Aurangzeb promoted the film in an innovative way by holding a press conference at a construction site. Here are the images.
Southern actor Prithviraj, who plays a policeman in "Aurangzeb," says the movie is different from commercial cop films like Dabangg and Rowdy Rathore.