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Sep 07, 2018
Farooq Abdullah says politics is not bad but politicians can be, claims every election since Independence has divided IndiaFormer Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah has said that "politics is not bad but politicians can be bad".
Aug 12, 2018
Anti-India referendum in London: India's Independence Day celebrations to take place today to counter pro-Khalistan rallyIndia's Independence Day celebration is scheduled to be held on 12 August in London's Trafalgar Square to counter pro-Khalistan rally
Apr 20, 2018
BR Ambedkar feels more relevant to most Indians than MK Gandhi, as response to leaders' birth anniversaries showsPublic response to their birth anniversaries on 14 April and 2 October shows Ambedkar today influences the hearts, and thoughts, and actions, of far more Indians than Gandhi does
Apr 02, 2018
How Winston Churchill's bias against Indians led to one of the world’s greatest man-made disastersPlacing the tragedy that was the Bengal Famine of 1943 into the larger context of World War II, India’s freedom struggle and Winston Churchill’s legacy
Sep 03, 2017
Art without borders: The Pind Collective brings together Indian, Pakistani artists for an exchange of ideas, cultureThe Pind Collective has brought together 10 artists from both India and Pakistan, to respond to themes like 'Home' and 'Resistance' in their artworks
Aug 14, 2017
Tricolour rules India's streets ahead of 71st Independence DayTricolour-related paraphernelia sees exceptionally high demands in the Indian markets every year in the days leading up to 15 August.
Mar 09, 2017
Azaadi chants: Amending sedition law and curbing freedom is no solution to student violenceRecently, Union minister Venkaiah Naidu said the Centre was contemplating bringing in a stricter sedition law to deal with students and people who raise slogans calling for 'aazadi' or 'freedom'.
Nov 05, 2016
Shashi Tharoor: You can’t revenge yourself upon history, history is its own revengeShashi Tharoor's new book — An Era of Darkness — examines the legacy of the British Empire in India
Sep 28, 2016
The Ultimate Bhagat Singh Quiz: How well do you know your Indian history?On the occasion of Bhagat Singh's 109th birth anniversary, here's a quiz that'll let you know if it's time to return to those dusty school textbooks
Aug 15, 2016
India: Our challenges present the best opportunity for tech innovationIndia is celebrating its 70th Independence Day. That’s 7 decades. All we can ever fight about in our discourses are the past 6 decades and the progress we’ve made. Sure, that’s a good thing. Accountability is a great virtue. One half of the camp is caustic in disappointment, while the other half is up in arms in defence. The time to look forward is here. What's the story ahead?