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News India » History: These Are the Indian Modernist Masters Left Out of Art History

News channel or source: http://observer.com/2018/02/delhi-gallery-dag-changes-art-history-with-indias-french-connection-exhibition/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

When Delhi Art Gallery opened in 1993, there was little international interest in or even a domestic infrastructure for showing modern Indian art. The small but ambitious venture has now become one of the leading private galleries in India with additional ...

News India » History: Centurion gives India a shot at limited overs history

News channel or source: http://www.abplive.in/sports/centurion-gives-india-a-shot-at-limited-overs-history-59865-654862
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

With limited options in South Africa, a team generally travels to the same venue multiple times in a long tour involving all three formats of the game. The situation with India is no different, as they have made their way to Centurion for the fourth time ...

News India » History: India film star Kamal Haasan launches political party

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-43137914
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Indian film star Kamal Haasan has launched his new political party in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Mr Haasan, 62, made the announcement in the town of Madurai before crowds of his party supporters. The state has a history of actors-turned-politicians ...

News India » History: The India coin that set off millions of messages

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/the-india-coin-that-set-off-millions-of-messages/ar-BBJo5Im
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

As I'll explain, the truth is that money is the greatest confidence trick in the history of humanity. The issue in India is simple: many people don't seem to believe that the 10 rupee coins are real and, as a result, they are unwilling to accept them.

News India » History: Author discusses her book about India’s history in “Ahimsa”

News channel or source: http://www.voicenews.com/life/author-discusses-her-book-about-india-s-history-in-ahimsa/article_68f99b06-62a2-597a-912d-50be404fee4b.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Supriya Kelkar has always desired to share her stories with the world. Her efforts have been rewarded, as her latest book, “Ahimsa,” was named to the Amelia Bloomer list for feminist books. A Metro Detroiter of Indian heritage, she started writing ...

News India » History: India vs SA preview: India renew pursuit of history

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/sport/cricket/india-vs-sa-india-renew-pursuit-of-history/article22729029.ece
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Knocked back in the previous match, India will look to crush a South African revival before it becomes a threat to their pursuit of a maiden ODI series triumph here when the two sides clash in the fifth one-dayer, on Tuesday. India still have a two-match ...

News India » History: Canada’s troubling indifference to the Air India bombing

News channel or source: http://www.macleans.ca/news/canada/canadas-troubling-indifference-to-the-air-india-bombing/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

It may be that since most of the Canadian victims were of Indian ancestry, that their fellow Canadians discounted them as outsiders or minorities. Whatever the reason, a great wound had been left to the families to tend to on their own, and history had ...

News India » History: India closes bank branch at heart of fraud, shares slide

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/video/2018/02/19/india-closes-bank-branch-at-heart-of-fra?videoId=402585512
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Indian investigators have closed down a branch of a state-run bank that is at the heart of a $1.77 billion fraud and questioned more of its employees as they probed the biggest scam in the country's banking history. As Kate King reports it's left investors ...

News India » History: History Textbooks and Aryan Invasion Theory

News channel or source: http://www.indiawest.com/letters_to_editor/history-textbooks-and-aryan-invasion-theory/article_e5c003ba-1371-11e8-b988-8f21dfd63dbd.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Apropos a letter by Himansubhushan Ghosh, I wish to join with concerned people regarding the depiction of Indian history in school textbooks. A few years ago, a similar issue was debated and, in the end, the California Supreme Court declared that the Aryan ...

News India » History: Past Continuous: How Bardoli Satyagraha Became a Turning Point in the Indian Nationalist Struggle

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/225765/past-continuous-bardoli-satyagraha-became-turning-point-indian-nationalist-struggle/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Universally, in history, small or ginger steps taken in unison with peers ... The Bardoli satyagraha, launched 90 years ago in February 1928, is one such episode in India’s national movement which not just elevated Sardar Vallabhai Patel to a new ...