Siraj Ud Daulah
People  /  Published 26.07.22

From boardroom and campus to crime: The journey of a storyteller

Author Sudipta Sen Gupta gets candid about her debut novel, launched last month...
By Piya Roy

Places  /  Published 28.06.22

Church where Charnock lies: Colonial heritage of historic St. John’s Church

The church, which offers a glimpse into the past, also witnessed the political intrigues of Warren Hastings...
By Adil Ahmad

Culture  /  Published 28.11.21

Siraj ud-Daulah’s musnud at Victoria Memorial Hall

The story of what used to be Bengal’s highest seat of power and of some who braved the ascent ...
By Paromita Sen

Culture  /  Published 22.08.21

Bloodline Bengalie

Close to three centuries after Nawab Siraj ud-Daula lost the fabled Battle of Plassey, research reveals how a branch of his descendants became Hindus...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

Heritage  /  Published 17.01.21

Mir of the Metaphor

When Suvendu Adhikari crossed over to the BJP, it was said there’s no reason to fuss over the desertion of Mir Jafars. Now actor Rudranil Ghosh has earned the sobriquet of Mir Jafar 2.0. But what is...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Books  /  Published 18.12.20

Plassey: History written in blood

Overall, it is a good book for the general reader to use to get up to speed on the intricacies and subplots of this historical event....
By Jayanta Sengupta 


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