Indian History
India  /  Published 31.12.20

Call for scientific approach to history

Move seeks to challenge the RSS-BJP stand about the subcontinent having a monolithic culture...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.20

Future of history: India’s past is threatened

India’s past is now threatened with fatal revisionism...
By G.N. Devy

Books  /  Published 11.01.20

The battle of Plassey: Paving the way for the Empire

INSIGHT: A new book recounts the shots at Plassey, the shots that were to clear the way for the empire...
By Sudeep Chakravarti

India  /  Published 28.12.19

At history meet, CAA backlash

Kerala governor Arif Mohammed Khan faced slogans and placards for criticising demonstrators against the CAA-NRC...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 27.12.19

Lying as a modern art

Recent findings suggest that Oscar Wilde may have lamented the decay of lying too early...
By The Editorial Board


Opinion  /  Published 06.12.19

History against sectarianism

Echoes of the words of historian Mohammad Habib are relevant even today...
By Ramachandra Guha

Books  /  Published 07.01.19

The battle over the early Indians

Indo-European language speakers or Aryans did not spread from India outwards but came here from Central Asia Steppe regions. An excerpt from Early Indians by Tony Joseph...
By Tony Joseph

Books  /  Published 15.12.18

How Robert Clive raided India for the Company

Alex Rutherford, author of Clive's fictional biography, tells his tumultuous tale...
By Alex Rutherford

Opinion  /  Published 24.05.19

Majoritarianism and its remedy

The federal idea, with deep roots in regional cultures, has a renewed urgency today as an alternative to majoritarianism...
By Sugata Bose

World  /  Published 22.01.19

British museums to relabel colonial treasures

No plans to return artefacts but more transparency on acquisition...
By Amit Roy in London


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