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Dec 25, 2018
This Christmas, St Thomas Cathedral, a church that grew up with Mumbai, marks its 300th anniversaryThe first place of public worship for the followers of the Anglican Church came up on Christmas day, 300 years ago, in the form of St Thomas’ Church.
Dec 24, 2018
The British in India: Author David Gilmour on writing a social history of the Raj, overcoming stereotypes, debating the pastIn his latest book historian David Gilmour presents a social history of the British Empire in India, climbing down from the most glittering of personalities and the commonest names.
Dec 05, 2018
British national Matthew Hedges, convicted in UAE for 'spying', says he was psychologically tortured in detentionMatthew Hedges described being put in ankle cuffs whenever he left his cell to go to the bathroom and said he was "blindfolded and handcuffed" when being moved to different premises
Nov 25, 2018
The Allure of India: Historian Seema Bhalla resurrects the Company style miniatures that once flourished under the European patronsHistorian Seema Bhalla commissioned 25 miniature paintings in the Company style that was started and spread by European patrons.
Nov 20, 2018
Simit Bhagat's In Search of Bidesia is a poignant narrative of longing, pain and separation'In Search of Bidesia', a film by Simit Bhagat, is a poignant narrative of longing, pain and separation, that dates back to an era which has been resigned to history books and selective accounts by fourth generation migrants.
Nov 13, 2018
Savarkar's grandson files complaint against Rahul Gandhi for claiming activist wrote to British to be freedAt an event on 20 October, Rahul Gandhi had claimed that Veer Savarkar had apologised to the British and written to them to be released from jail while Congress leaders were in jail.
Oct 30, 2018
Uber defends in court its business model of treating drivers as self-employedUber defends its model of treating drivers as self-employed, entitling them few rights in law.
Aug 23, 2018
Apple set to win EU antitrust approval for acquiring music discovery app ShazamThe European Commission opened a full-scale investigation into this deal in April.
Aug 12, 2018
VS Naipaul dies at 85: Nobel-winning novelist's flawed character kept him from greatnessVS Naipaul was a stupendous writer who perhaps missed being great because he was not morally up to a visionary.
Aug 06, 2018
India's water crisis: Tracing the country's history of water management and crucial, destructive shifts in policyA report by the Niti Aayog states, ‘India is suffering from the worst water crisis in its history and millions of lives and livelihoods are under threat.’