Rafi Ahmed Kidwai was an Indian independence activist, a politician and a socialist leader. He belonged from the Barabanki District of United Provinces of British India; now in Uttar Pradesh, India. Here are a few facts you might not know about the unsung hero of India’s freedom movement! Family Background[Read More…]
The letter is addressed to Einstein’s sister, Maja.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condoled the death of Nobel Prize-winning author V.S. Naipaul, who shared ancestral roots with India. “Sir V.S. Naipaul will be remembered for his extensive works, which covered diverse subjects ranging from history, culture, colonialism, politics and more. “His passing away is a major loss to the world of literature. Condolences to his family and well wishers[Read More…]
Although US President Donald Trump creates a lot of buzz on Twitter round the clock, it is his predecessor Barack Obama who has the most-liked tweet of 2017 in his kitty. According to Twitter’s year-in-review list, Obama’s tweet reacting to racist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, in August was not only[Read More…]
Well, until now we have been only watching Game of Thrones on Television and reading its novel. The bizarre part begins with the announcement of Harvard University, which has decided to offer a medieval history course inspired by HBO’s fantasy drama ‘Game of Thrones’. As per the report of TIME[Read More…]
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India’s history is not restricted to defeat, slavery and poverty, but the country has given the world, the message of good governance, non violence and Satyagraha. The PM who was speaking at Delhi’s Vigyan Bhawan on the occasion of Basava Jayanti said, “Bharat ka[Read More…]
In a progressive move, the sex ratio in the state has touched the 950 mark for the first time in the history of Haryana. The state is infamous for its skewed sex ratio. Haryana’s CM Manohar Lal Khattar informed that the sex ratio at birth stood at 950 girls to[Read More…]
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced its decision to eliminate a section entitled ‘Caste, Conflict and Dress Change’ from its social science syllabus meant for Class IX students after the Madras high court ruled to remove the “objectionable content.” The removed portion of the NCERT textbook that is[Read More…]