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Banning of Bipan's book in DU display of ignorance, say historians

Noted historians Romila Thapar, Irfan Habib and Amar Farooqi believe that banning the sale of a book by DU because it refers to Bhagat Singh as a "revolutionary terrorist", is display of......

Romila Thapar wins Kluge prize

Romila Thapar and Peter Brownwill be awardedthe 2008 Kluge Prize for Lifetime Achievement in the Study of Humanity in a ceremony on December 10, at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC.Endowed......

'Media wants a byte, not a book'

Professor Romila Thapar, one of India's finest historians, is in the news again -- for refusing the Padma Bhushan. During the reign of the National Democratic Alliance government, she was in the......

'I have a sense of unease about State awards'

Professor Romila Thapar, one of India's finest historians, is in the news again -- for refusing the Padma Bhushan. During the reign of the National Democratic Alliance government, she was in the......

Historian Romila Thapar refuses Padma award

Noted Indian historian Romila Thapar declined to accept the Padma Bhushan Award saying that she had resolved not to accept 'state awards'.Shestressed that this was a 'purely personal decision'. "I......

Who was Prithviraj Chauhan?

Prithviraj Chauhan has always been a name familiar to students of Indian history. His exploits still crop up in school textbooks. Residents of Ajmer speak of him reverently, centuries after his......
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The saga of the Sarasvati

For some reason, unless it is for no reason, the word mythical has come to stick to the bygone Sarasvati river, with most mass media articles about... ...

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Essential reading to understand India’s past as well as present

On Nationalism, with essays by Romila Thapar, AG Noorani, Sadanand Menon, is a must-read book. The post On Nationalism: Essential reading to... ...

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A NEW BOOK - TRAGICOMEDY OF CONSTITUTIONAL AUTOCHTHONY By Basil Fernando

Many of the essays published in this booklet were initially published in several publications, such as Ceylon Independent, The Nation, and Colombo... ...

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Words matter- Writings against silence | Democracy and Political Hindutva

10 July 2016, M R Narayan Swamy A theme that runs through the book, a collection of essays by scholars, artists, activists, journalists,... ...

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Varsity to host history meet

Kerala University will host the 77{+t}{+h}international conference of the Indian History Congress. The Indian History Congress has chosen Kerala... ...

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