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Dec 06, 2019
Panipat movie review: Ashutosh Gowariker tweaks history into a Maratha fan fantasy sans Bhansali's insidious intentPanipat is shorn of Padmaavat and Kesari's insidious intent, but it is not exactly an innocent, truthful chronicler of Indian history.
Nov 13, 2019
President's Rule in Maharashtra: If governments cannot be changed through elections, democracy stands diminishedThe use of President's Rule to keep opposition parties out of power was a favoured tactic in the country during the rule of Indira Gandhi, when the Congress was a behemoth of the sort that the BJP is now becoming. If every election leads to the rule of the same party and largely the same few individuals, it is not very different from the one-party rule of China.
May 17, 2019
Slaves of Our HistoryThe millions sold into servitude within India and abroad have been erased from our national memory, but they haunt our present, scarring our culture and polity
Jan 09, 2018
Kabir Kala Manch booked for 'provocative' speech at Pune event commemorating Bhima-Koregaon battleSix members of the Kabir Kala Manch (KKM), a radical cultural group, were booked for allegedly making "provocative" speeches during the Elgaar Parishad held at Shaniwarwada in Pune on 31 December to commemorate the 200 years of the Koregaon Bhima battle.
Jan 05, 2018
Bhima-Koregaon violence: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat calls for social harmony, asks people to rid themselves of discriminationMohan Bhagwat on Thursday stressed the need to foster social harmony and called for banishing discord in society.
Jan 04, 2018
Maharashtra Bandh: Removal of board at Mahar samadhi was trigger for Bhima-Koregaon clashWhy were there clashes around Bhima-Koregaon this particular year? The reason might well be the removal of a board at a Mahar samadhi.
Jan 03, 2018
Bhima-Koregaon clashes: Complaint lodged in Pune against Jignesh Mevani, Umar Khalid for giving 'provocative' speechesThe police said they had received a complaint against Jignesh Mevani and Umar Khalid for their "provocative" speeches at an event in Pune on 31 December.
Jan 02, 2018
One dead as violence hits Bhima Koregaon event marking 200th anniversary of Mahars' victory over PeshwasThe event to mark 200th anniversary of the Bhima Koregaon battle in Pune district, in which forces of the East India Company defeated Peshwa's army, was marred by incidents of violence today, with at least one person getting killed.
Dec 28, 2017
Bhima-Koregaon clashes have their roots in 200-year-old history: All you need to know about its significance to DalitsMonday will mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Koregaon, where the Marathas led by Peshwa Bajirao II clashed with the British East India company.
Dec 18, 2015
Shows of Bajirao Mastani cancelled after BJP protests over distorted factsBJP activists staged protest against the film "Bajirao Mastani" which releases on Friday, forcing a multiplex cinema house to cancel all shows of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus.