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Payal Rohatgi jailed after 8th lapse of judgement on Twitter

Some of the claims the actress and reality TV performer made on Twitter are indeed popular in right-wing social media circles, leading them to their embarrassment often

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Sports

Eden Gardens-like stadium to come up in Howrah

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly liked the plot in Padmapukur, Howrah, where an Eden Gardens-like international cricket stadium will come up

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Modi-Shah-Doval Turn Tables On Forces Of History

Under the architects of the integration of the newly named Union Territories, Syama Prasad Mookerjee’s vision of a Kashmir as a fully integrated part of India will certainly go forward

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Partition Of Bengal (1905) Shaped Indian Freedom Movement

A look at the events around that time that shaped the character of the revolution and the subsequent Partition of the nation

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Propaganda: ‘200 Years Of British Rule’

Why calculating the duration of British rule in India beginning with the 1757 Battle of Plassey when they defeated Siraj ud Daulah is a mistake

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Article History

Rajiv Malhotra’s Half-Truth On Raja Rammohun Roy

What excuse is there for a shoddy investigation into Raja Rammohun Roy by Rajiv Malhotra and his glossing over the side-lining of Sanskrit by the heroes of Hindutva?

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India

Lala Lajpat Rai: 10 lessons from the revolutionary

New Delhi: Lala Lajpat Rai, who sent shivers down the spine of the British Raj, had earned the epithet of the ‘Lion of Punjab’. Rai, who had plunged into the war of independence at a very young age, was not only a revolutionary, but also a philosopher, writer, banker, social reformer and a reputed lawyer. […]