History

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  • History is best told through series: Praneet Bhat

    History is best told through series: Praneet Bhat

    TV actor Praneet Bhat, who will next be seen in upcoming historical drama TV show Porus as Persian king Darius, feels TV and web-series are the best platform to narrate history with a better insight as films have a time constraint.......

    October 29, 2017
  • Roman coins show how Hannibal's defeat led to rise of Rome

    Roman coins show how Hannibal's defeat led to rise of Rome

    The defeat of the Carthaginian general Hannibal - regarded as one of the greatest military commanders in history - in the Second Punic War from 218-201 BC paved the way for the transition of Rome from a regional power to......

    August 14, 2017
  • Tampering with history not good for nation: Sharad Yadav

    Tampering with history not good for nation: Sharad Yadav

    Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday said the ongoing episodes involving tampering with the history will not be in the interest of the nation. "Truth of history builds the base for future journey. If you tamper even with......

    August 9, 2017
  • The unsung queen

    The unsung queen

    History has always been written by elements of the brighter side of the moon, who mostly were men. Women have always been considered man’s possession. History has always glorified the ones who died on battlefields, won kingdoms and ruled nations.......

    July 26, 2017
  • A Bridge between nations

    A Bridge between nations

    The study of Scottish literature, with its multi-lingual history in Gaelic and English, and its place in the cultural and political history of modern Scotland, is an astonishingly rich resource for understanding cultural diversity, the underpinnings of political power, and......

    March 20, 2017
  • Newer perspectives

    Newer perspectives

    A few of those who walk through Kolkata’s Park Street and its intersection with Chowringhee and Russell Street might be aware that the work done at three premises in this area shaped the history of South, and also a good part......

    March 5, 2017
  • Rare meteorites challenge solar system's history

    Rare meteorites challenge solar system's history

     After analysing minerals from 43 rare meteorites that landed on Earth 470 million years ago, a team of scientists proposes to revise the current understanding of the history and development of the solar system. There was a giant collision in......

    January 24, 2017
  • Stop twisting history in school books: BJP to Tripura govt

    Stop twisting history in school books: BJP to Tripura govt

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday organised a rally in Agartala, demanding among other things that the distortion of history be stopped in school curriculum in Left-ruled Tripura. "The Left Front government in Tripura while preparing the syllabuses for......

    September 20, 2016