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Election 2014: Modi versus Macaulay's ghost

The post-mandate comments that ‘darkness has descended on India’ show the kind of opposition Narendra Modi has to overcome. It is this aspirational India that is attempting to throw......

The Telangana story

In the Deccan region, the Kakatiya kingdom (AD 1083-1323) encompassed what is now known as Telangana. After the Kakatiya kingdom was invaded by the Delhi Sultanate, the political autonomy of the......

The battle for Telangana: A historical perspective

It is important for every sort of development and governance in Telangana that the people identify completely with their governing structures. This identification confers legitimacy on a government......

Auto driver finds 14th century coins near Kelwe beach

Driver hands it over to members of the the local panchayat who now wait for the Archaeological Survey of India ASI to take custody. Rachna Parmar reports. An auto rickshaw driver found around 20......

Remembering the Mighty Shivaji, truly a world leader

Shivaji revolutionised the art of warfare in India. His approach to the use of violence was radically different from that followed in the preceding 1,000 years.He was one of the great personalities......

The story of Kasimbazar's networks

If you do not know much about Kasimbazar, I would not hold it against you; after all it has a population of only 10,000 and lies in one of the most neglected corners of the state of West Bengal.......

3 NRIs among Vanity Fair's 'empire builders'

Three Indian-origin persons, including Foursquare's Naveen Selvadurai, have been named in Vanity Fair's 'Next Establishment 2010' list that features young 'empire builders' poised to become the......

The woman who makes wine

International Women's Day may mean different things to different people and you may even be toasting on Women's Day with a glass of rose. For Kavita Chougule, owner of India's first and only......

How rupee gained currency over the years

It was in late 1950s, India faced its first foreign exchange crisis. A string of stringent controls followed.A separate series of notes for exclusive circulation in the Persian Gulf region were......

Old theatres make way to grand multiplexes

It's probably a little late to be talking about the death of single-screen theatres. Multiplexes have become so ubiquitous these days that we forget that it was only a decade ago that standalone......

Novel penalty shoot-out for PHL

A novel penalty shoot-out that gives equal chance to the striker and goalkeeper will be introduced in the third edition of the Premier Hockey League next year.Under the new concept, during a......

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Sankar  Mitra
Q. In India, empire building was started by the rulers of Magadha. First such ruler was Bimbisar, who belonged to an Aryan dynasty known as Haryanka. After their demise, following three dynasties ruled much bigger empires. They were the dynasties of Sisunag, Nandas and Mauryas and all these three were non-Aryan dynasties. Does it not indicate that cast system was not enforced at least till the demise of Mauryas i.e. till 180 BC. Then why Mahabharata refers to cast system?
Sankar Mitra:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-india-empire-building-was-started-by-the-rulers-of-magadh/27739489/answers/

Francisco
Q. In the Maratha Empire, who succeeded Chhatrapati Rajaram Bhosale?
Francisco:  A. I do not understand what caste system has to do with conquering territories to build empires It is more about having military power and having...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-the-maratha-empire-who-succeeded-chhatrapati-rajaram-bhos/26364548/answers/27739508

laiba sna
Q. panipat ke yuddh kitani bar aur kab kab huye? kuchh malum hai ki buss QnA hi krna aata?
Laiba Sna:  A. tarabai succeeded him more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/panipat-ke-yuddh-kitani-bar-aur-kab-kab-huye-kuchh-malum-hai/26097091/answers/26364555

rajan
Q. Who was the first king of the Maratha Empire? Sambhaji Chhatrapati Shivaji Shahu Rajaram
Rajan:  A. There have been three Battles of Panipat:The First Battle of Panipat (1526), between the Mughal Babur and the Delhi Sultan Ibrahim Lodi, resulting...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-the-first-king-of-the-maratha-empire--sambhaji-chhat/23034602/answers/26097104

hitler
Q. Who is tipu sultan?
Hitler:  A. Chhatrapati Shivaji obviously more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-tipu-sultan/22691286/answers/23034606

  Web results for Maratha Empire
The glory of Adil Shahi

DHNS: The dry dusty city of Bijapur is synonymous with historical monuments like Gol Gumbaz, and other mosques and mausoleums. Most of the... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/432227/glory-adil-shahi.html
The Way of the Sepoy

Books: World War Special Amitav Ghosh is the author of several novels, including the first two volumes of the Ibis trilogy: Sea of... ...

http://www.openthemagazine.com/article/voices/the-way-of-the-sepoy
Uproot Congress-NCP in Maharashtra, urges Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah Thursday gave a clarion call to his partymen to "uproot the scam-ridden" Congress-NCP government in Maharashtra to ensure... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/uproot-congress-ncp-maharashtra-urges-amit-shah
Celebrity judges for Times Utsav Moorti Sanman Contest in Mumbai

Theme: The idol here is seated on a beautiful throne in a pandal that resembles the royal palaces of the Peshwa rulers from the Maratha Empire.... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Celebrity-judges-for-Times-Utsav-Moorti-Sanman-Contest-in-Mumbai/articleshow/41795182.cms
Hindu Hriday Samrat- How the Shiv Sena Changed Mumbai Forever

With a subject as colourful as the late Bal Thackeray, journalist Sujata Anandan's book on the rise of the Shiv Sena has its gems, but some obvious... ...

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