History

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

Alongside Pandit Nehru and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Maulana Azad firmly fought for a united India. ...

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Verghese Kurien

Verghese Kurien

Dr. Verghese Kurien, India's Father of the White Revolution, died at the age of 90 in Nadiad, Gujara...

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Benoy-Badal-Dinesh

Benoy-Badal-Dinesh

On 8 December 1930, Benoy Basu along with Dinesh Gupta and Badal Gupta, dressed in European clothing...

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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanth...

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Alexander Invasion of India

Alexander Invasion of India

Alexander, the son of Philip of Macedonia, is widely recognized as one of the greatest conquerors of...

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Charak

Charak

Indian medicine has a long and illustrious tradition. The sacred writings known as the Vedas, especi...

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Annie Besant

Annie Besant

Annie Besant was born Annie Wood on October 1, 1847, to William Burton Persse Wood and Emily Roche M...

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J.R.D. Tata

J.R.D. Tata

Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata (born July 29, 1904 in Paris, France—died November 29, 1993 in ...

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Jayaprakash Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan

Jayaprakash Narayan, a prominent Indian political leader and theorist, was born in Sitab Diyara on...

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Cultural Contribution of Decca

Cultural Contribution of Deccan States

The Deccan states had a number of cultural contributions to their credit. Ali Adil Shah (d. 1580) lo...

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Causes of the Fall of the Maur

Causes of the Fall of the Maurya Empire

The Magadhan empire, which had been reared by successive wars culminating in the conquest of Kalinga...

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Assassination of Indira Gandhi

Assassination of Indira Gandhi

On the morning of October 31, 1984, Indira Gandhi,' the Iron Lady' of India, was assassinated. She w...

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