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Indian treasure, found in UK castle cupboard, up for grabs!

A Mughal-era manuscript filled with Indian miniatures discovered locked up in a cupboard inside a rural England castle is now up for sale at Sotheby's upcoming auction in London. Image: The romance......

It's goodbye for Delhi's 'tonga' rides

A tonga ride unfailingly evokes myriad memories of yore. From mythological heroes, kings of ancient India, Mughal emperors, British rulers and a feisty Basanti played by Hema Malini in Sholay,......

London's Portrait Gallery showcases Mughal art

London's National Portrait Gallery has mounted an exhibition, running till June, titled The Indian Portrait offering 60 portraits painted between 1560 and 1860 --- of Mughal emperors, holy men,......

Deconstructing the Mughal rule

Yoginder Sikand reviews Salman Khurshid's Sons of Babur-- A play in search of India.'Sons of Babur have only two places: the graveyard or Pakistan!' went the bloodcurdling cry of Hindutva fascists,......

Revisiting India's first war of independence

The voice of Prince Mirza Muhammad Feroze Shah, a cousin of the last Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar, was loud and clear when he declared war against the British in 1857."I do now proclaim a......

Mughal-e-Azam rakes in Rs 88 lakh

Forty-five years after K Asif's magnum opus 'Mughal-e-Azam' was released in India and ran non-stop for three years at theatres, raking in around Rs 3 crore (Rs 30 million), the re-coloured epic has......

Superman-Hanuman, Indian animation rules!

"The Indian animation industry is coming of age," announced Subhash Chandra, media mughal and chairman of Zee Network, at the international launch of the Animation Producers Association of India in......

12 Indian hotels that will take your breath away

The Oberoi, Mumbai. Photograph: Kind Courtesy, Oberoi Hotels & Resorts Travel+Leisure magazine has come up with the best 500 hotels in the world. The list features 12 hotels from India. Majority......

Modi vows to fix broken government, but no big bang reforms

Critics say Modi scores high on oratory but has delivered on few of his election campaign promises. Prime Minister Narendra Modi voiced dismay on Friday at the government in-fighting he found on......

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......

How well do you know Mughal-e-Azam?

Mughal-E-Azam, which completes 50 years today, is admittedly one of the greatest movies ever made in Indian cinematic history.  Take this quiz and find out how much you know about......

Say farewell to Naushad

Today, one of India'strue legends passed away. Naushad, 86, gave us unforgettable music in films like Mughal-E-Azam, Baiju Bawra and Mother India. With his passing, we have lost one of the finest......

Mughal-e-Azam contest: rules

The contest is only open to residents of India.Prizes: 20 winners will be selected by a draw of lots among all the correct entries received by rediff.com by the notified last date.No cash......

'Nargis, Meena Kumari, Madhubala, Suraiya... they all loved me'

'Madhubala told me that of all the addictions, the biggest addiction is make-up; once you put it on, you can never leave the limelight even if you want to,' Tabassum tells Patcy N. The petite......

What if Sajid Khan directed Mr India, Sholay?

What if Sajid Khan, who recently gave us Humshakals, touched our classics? Would cinema be as good? We take a look. Just how bad is Sajid Khan as a filmmaker? Awful enough to make the new age Ram......

India's most fascinating rural sports... Take a look!

Traditional Indian sports have been played in villages since ages. Though most sports lovers in the country follow cricket, hockey, tennis and even English football on television, disciplines like......

'We would one day succeed in including polo as an Olympic sport'

Polo is regarded as the sport of kings. It was played by the likes of Darius, Genghis Khan and Alexander the Great. In India, it was widely played in medieval times, which is evidenced by the fact......
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Q. Why are Mughals and Muslim rulers in India glorified in textbooks, while all they did was kill and convert people to Islam?
Tanu:  A.  more

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Q. When Mughals ruled in Delhi, an ordinary man in Assam or Gujarat or Kerala used to be least bothered about who is ruling India. Same attitude continued during British rule. After British introduced western education, gradually people were becoming conscious of foreign rule and idea of India as a country and independence developed. But it remained confined to a minuscule minority. Congress party was struggling to find out how to enlighten the masses. Suddenly like a magic Indian masses were made conscious about independence and also about the country of India or Bharat. How did it happen?
Sankar Mitra:  A. because it was politically convenient to the government of the day, when India got independence more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-mughals-ruled-in-delhi-an-ordinary-man-in-assam-or-guja/27752964/answers/28032347

Ramesh Agarwal
Q. JAI SHRI RAM WHY INDIANS ARE SO KAAM CHOR THAT NEED SUPERVISION TO WORK LIKE OUR GOVT SERVICES, COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY AND SCHOOL STAFF.ALWAYS GO ON STRIKE OR DODGE CLASSES OR OFFICE.FEW PRIVATE RENOWNED COMPANIES ARE EXCEPTION.
Ramesh Agarwal:  A. frankly speaking bengalis and punjabis played most important role in independence of India other communities such as marwaris, south indian were...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/jai-shri-ram-why-indians-are-so-kaam-chor-that-need-supervis/27632824/answers/27752972

Pacific Ocean
Q. why semi nudity,revealing clothes is allowed in indian movies ,if its not part of indian culture?shouldn't it be banned by censor board?
Pacific Ocean:  A. mughals brought such culture to India.. more

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  Web results for Mughal India
PDP promises corruption free good governance, rebuilding economy

Fayaz Bukhari PDP leaders releasing party manifesto in Srinagar on Friday. Srinagar, Nov 28: People's Democratic Party (PDP) today released... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/pdp-promises-corruption-free-good-governance-rebuilding-economy/
The Way Things Were

Aatish Taseer. Photo: Raj K Raj/Hindustan Times Given the recent kerfuffle over the Union human resource development ministry's decision to... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/r2Z2cj15zekUo1GrLjQkjI/Book-Review-The-Way-Things-Were.html
So Lounge | Poetry in objects

It's not often that poetry and products converge, but when the artists are exceptional and the organizations dedicated, magic can happen. That's... ...

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10 Best Biryani Recipes Everyone Must Try

"If there is such a thing as foods of the God, it is undoubtedly the biryani. The magic of biryani lies in the way rice is transformed into... ...

http://cooks.ndtv.com/article/show/10-best-biryani-recipes-610418?pfrom=home-recipes
What to Eat in Mumbai

This week, as I thought of what is Mumbaiah cuisine to me and asked friends to make their pick, I drilled down to this. What's most exciting about... ...

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