News  /  Published 28.01.22

Wajid Ali great grandson passes away

Sahebzada Wasif Mirza, 87, the great grandson of Nawab Wajid Ali Shah, the last ruler of Awadh, passed away on January 25, his family said. He is survived by two sons and two daughters. “My fa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

Heritage  /  Published 04.10.20

Jab chhor chale... Nakhlau nagari...

By Moumita Chaudhuri

Opinion  /  Published 21.04.19

Lucknow's Hazratganj struggles to keep pace

Legend has it that the pride of Lucknow — Hazratganj — was inspired by Calcutta’s Chowringhee. Saadat Ali Khan, who was the half-brother of the nawab of Awadh, had fled to the city on the banks ...
By Alpana Chowdhury

Books  /  Published 05.03.20

Blueprints of an uprising

The Great Revolt of 1857 has been one of those moments in Indian history that have captured both intellectual and popular imagination since their occurrence. That fascination has endured over time as ...
By Shantanu Chakrabarti

Food  /  Published 04.06.19

Recipe: Lagan ki boti, an Awadhi meat preparation

By Smita Tripathi


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