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Shah Jahan's dagger sold for 1,700,000 pounds

A dagger that once belonged to Mughal emperor Shah Jahan fetched 1,700,000 pounds at the Bonhams Indian and Islamic sale in London on Thursday.The elegant and understated personal dagger carried by......

Shah Jahan's dagger to be auctioned at Bonhams

A gold-encrusted dagger belonging to Mughal emperor Shah Jahan is expected to fetch 500,000 pounds when auctioned at Bonhams on Thursday.The dagger is part of the collection of Islamic and Indian......

Taj Mahal to get 'mud-pack treatment' soon

The iconic Taj Mahal, which finds its place among the seven wonders of the world, is set to receive a 'mud-pack treatment' to restore the natural sheen of the white marble which is yellowing due to......

Day after Advani's dig, Anshuman Mishra hits back

Non-resident Indian Anshuman Mishra, who was recently in the news as the Bharatiya Janata Party's controversial candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls from Jharkhand, has written an open letter to......

Sarkozy, Bruni pay surprise visit to Taj Mahal

French President Nicolas Sarkozy could not wait to keep his date with Taj Mahal in the company of his wife Carla Bruni. The French First Couple advanced their visit to the monument of love in Agra......

How Indian cities can be successful

Indian cities need a new intellectual underpinning, says Sanjeev Sanyal. It is not often recognised that all cities are ultimately a reflection of some underlying ideology that not only is a......

Priceless Taj Mahal valued at Re 1

John Samuel Raja D in New Delhi The country's priceless assets will carry a negligible price in the first of its kind valuation attempt, even as the government rejigs its accounting system and......

Priceless Taj Mahal valued at Re 1

The country's priceless assets will carry a negligible price in the first of its kind valuation attempt, even as the government rejigs its accounting system and plans to put a value on all the......

India's gold dagger set for record auction

A gold-encrusted dagger once carried by the builder of the Taj Mahal is expected to fetch some 500,000 Euros at an auction this week, says a report from the World Gold Council web site.The......

The enduring lure of India

More and more business travellers are headed to India, with a requisite stop in New Delhi. It is a long way to India from almost anywhere, and the wise traveler will tack on a day to see one of the......

Michael Radford set to direct Taj

Michael Radford has given his nod to directing Taj, a movie that tells the story of 17th century Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his favourite queen Mumtaz Mahal for whom he built the Taj......

Robin Khosla makes a bilingual Taj Mahal

An English speaking Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan? Yes! Director Robin Khosla plans to make his film Taj Mahal -- A Monument Of Love bilingual."Taj Mahal has an universal appeal," he says. "Everybody......

Ben Kingsley: India is my second home

It was way back in 1982 when Sir Ben Kingsley came to India to portray Mahatma Gandhi on screen. Now, he is back in a new avatar, all set to play a mathematician in Amitabh......

The 'Mahatma' at the Taj

British actor Ben Kingsley and his wife Daniela pose for a picture during their visit at the historic Taj Mahal in Agra on Wednesday. Kingsley, best known for his Oscar-winning title role in......

Cameron Diaz wants to see the Taj Mahal

Golden Globe nominated Cameron Diaz wants to see universal symbol of love Taj Mahal and palaces of Jaipur in India, according to reports.She reportedly loves the dances depicted in Bollywood movies......

  People speak for mughal emperor shah jahan

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pravin
Q. My color is a part of my name. I was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. Name the monument?
Pravin:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/my-color-is-a-part-of-my-name.-i-was-built-by-the-mughal-emp/25649170/answers/

truth exposed
Q. who established the city of Moradabad ?
Truth Exposed:  A. Lal Kila more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-established-the-city-of-moradabad-/25438984/answers/25649176

Dimple
Q. Who was the favourite daughter of Shah Jahan?
Dimple:  A. It was established in 1600 by prince Murad, the son of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-the-favourite-daughter-of-shah-jahan/25286914/answers/25438988

truth exposed
Q. Which Mogul Emperor to his credit has maximum architectural wonders ?
Truth Exposed:  A. Shahzadi Jahanara Begum Sahib was the eldest daughter of Emperor Shah Jahan and Empress Mumtaz Mahal. She was also the older sister of her...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-mogul-emperor-to-his-credit-has-maximum-architectural-/24919982/answers/25286926

truth exposed
Q. why did Shahjahan built the Taj Mahal ?
Truth Exposed:  A. Taj MahalThis world famous monument is known for its breathtaking architectural beauty. It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World which was built...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-did-shahjahan-built-the-taj-mahal-/24846270/answers/24920063

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Understanding postcolonial Muslim politics

Despite the extraordinary proliferation of the term Muslim politics, especially in relation to the debates on secularism/communalism, our knowledge... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/lead/understanding-postcolonial-muslim-politics/article6363255.ece
10 Must Visit Tourist Destinations In India

BANGALORE: India is considered to be the world's seventh-largest country that stretches from the high mountains of the Himalayas to the tropical... ...

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The Verdant Mughal Gardens of Kashmir

BANGALORE: Although Kashmir has many hoary, ancient sites of Buddhist and Hindu heritage, it is the unique Mughal styled gardens that attract the... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bangalore/The-Verdant-Mughal-Gardens-of-Kashmir/2014/08/28/article2401452.ece
Growing human load seen as threat to the Taj Mahal

Mughal emperor Shah Jahan wanted it to be a place of peace and tranquillity, but the 17th century Taj Mahal today sees a daily influx of nearly... ...

http://post.jagran.com/growing-human-load-seen-as-threat-to-the-taj-mahal-1408439234
Students join in drive to save City heritage

Delhi can very well be called a 'mini-India'. It is a mixed-bag of cultures, religions and faith. With multiple identities, it is home to numerous... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/426320/students-join-drive-save-city.html

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