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Let Padmavati be released!

Padmavati is one of India’s most anticipated historical films that almost everyone is eagerly waiting to watch. But due to the historical context of the film that deals with the exploits of a Rajput princess against the tyranny of a Muslim conqueror, the film has garnered its fair share of controversy. Groups such as the Shree Rajput Karni Sena (SRKS) and the Rajasthan State Women’s Commission (RSWC) have mobilized in large numbers and have threatened

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Few Interesting Facts about India

Though India was invaded many times but India never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of history. 5000 years ago, when most of the cultures were only nomadic and  forest dwellers, India established Indus Valley Civilization Chess was started by India. Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus were originated in India. The ‘Decimal System’ were developed in India. With more than a million employee Indian railways is the largest employer in the world. Nalanda is the world’s

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गजेंद्र चौहान कौन हैं?

25 साल से कम उम्र वाली पीढ़ी उन्हे नहीं जानती। जानती उन्हे पुरानी पीढ़ी भी नहीं है। सिर्फ दो दावे उनके बारे में। समर्थकों का कहना है कि महाभारत सीरियल में युधिष्ठर की जो कालजयी भूमिका निभाई थी, उसे कोई नहीं भूल सकता। गजेंद्र युधिष्ठर बने थे, अच्छी बात है। लेकिन केंद्र सरकार को गांधरी बनने की क्या ज़रूरत थी? बीजेपी के सदस्य होने के इनाम के तौर पर युधिष्ठर को लॉ कमीशन का चेयरमैन

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Movie Review: Mandela, Long Walk To Freedom

The film directed by Justin Chadwick is based on the late South African president’s autobiography by the same title. I was blown out by the performances put in by Idris Elba and Naomie Harris as Mr and Mrs Mandela.  The story is about Mandela’s rise as he first took to radicalism against a brutally oppressive apartheid regime in South Africa. A young Mandela had an eye for ladies and the ladies definitely saw him back. 

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Draupadi – The Voice of a Woman

“And so was born out of fire, Draupadi, daughter of King Drupad, and the princess of Paanchal”, said my mother placing the last morsel of dal soaked roti in my mouth. This signified the conclusion of the Chaitraratha Adi Parva in the epic of Mahabharata. The dinner-time story telling ritual continued throughout my childhood, and I heard the vivid tales of the epic from my mother. During one of these story sessions, my mother also

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Still I Rise By Maya Angelou

You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may trod me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I’ll rise. Does my sassiness upset you? Why are you beset with gloom? ‘Cause I walk like I’ve got oil wells Pumping in my living room. Just like moons and like suns, With the certainty of tides, Just like hopes springing high, Still I’ll rise. Did you want to see me

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Alexander – The Mighty Murderer

The header itself is quite controversial the way it has been presented – Alexander the Great. The great battle of Hydaspes says that Alexander won it after tough resistance from King Porus. Thereafter, Alexander was so impressed with the battle skills of Porus that Alexander – Forgave Porus Allowed Porus to continue with his kingship Added 2 more cities to Porus’s regime Gave up further invasion plans in the Indian Territory and retreated back Are

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What We Shall Read, is at Discretion…

Rabindranath Tagore said – “We Indian read foreigner’s history”. All we read is defeats, intrusions, every other monument built by some intruders. Our study material is vetted by government, and MIND YOU – they would like to make us know that they want to… Indian history that we study was being designed by a Briton named – Sir Alexander Cunningham. His task was to establish Muslim right on Indian territory, hence making them righteous about India,

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Make Others HAPPY :-)

  Anne Frank wanted to be a writer. She became one, but only after her death in a Nazi concentration camp at the young age of 15. While in hiding from the Nazis for 2 long years, she could say with confidence that she “wanted to be useful or bring enjoyment to all people, even those” she had “never met”. She believed that whoever is happy will make others happy as well. Happiness and wanting

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The Breadwinner’s Throne

It takes time for a man to build a foundation for himself. Especially, if the man isn’t born with a silver spoon, purkho ki jaydad, or a gigantic haveli. He battles against odds, overcomes each hurdle and inch by inch nears his destination. Every impediment makes him stronger, every failure makes him wiser and every betrayal makes him a believer. He becomes what life teaches him. Then a day comes when he gets married, starts

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