East India Company
11 Nov 2020
United States President-elect Joe Biden has twice in the past mentioned having a family in India. The 77-year-old Democrat had referenced his distant relatives in 2013 during his maiden visit to India and then again in 2015.
02 Jul 2020
Over the past few weeks, there have been calls to "cancel" Yale University over its ties to slavery.
15 Jan 2020
India celebrates its 72nd Army Day today. Every year, the Army Day is celebrated across India on January 15 as a way to honor the country's forces.
27 Jan 2019
Kangana Ranaut's Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi is doing wonders at the box office. The movie, which was released amid controversies and protests, has managed to impress the audience.
22 Oct 2018
It seems like Shimla is set to join the increasingly long list of Indian cities that have been renamed.
02 Oct 2018
Once you see the teaser of 'Manikarnika: Queen of Jhansi', you will forget all the controversies surrounding the movie. That is the power of Kangana Ranaut's performance.
27 Sep 2018
'Thugs of Hindostan', the highly anticipated big-budget film, has dropped its first trailer.
08 Sep 2018
The Supreme Court, which unanimously struck down part of the British-era law that criminalized gay sex, has traced the history of the 158-year-old provision in its judgment back to the reign of King Henry VIII in 1533.
29 Aug 2018
The arrests of five activists in different cities on Tuesday on allegations of being associated with Maoists has sparked an uproar.
02 Jul 2018
Around 10 lakh traders are launching a country-wide protest against the multibillion dollar deal between Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart and US-based retail giant Walmart.
25 Apr 2018
A pair of gold pendant earrings from the collection of last Sikh Queen of Punjab Maharani Jind Kaur fetched £175,000 (Rs. 1.6cr approximately), nearly six times the guide price, at an auction.
15 Apr 2018
A British historian wants the skull of an Indian soldier who was among those executed after the revolt of 1857 against the East India Company to be repatriated to India and buried where he participated in his last battle.
27 Feb 2018
In an interesting development, leading business historians and academicians explored fascinating stories from India's economic past in a six-episode documentary series, curated by management guru Gurcharan Das.
02 Jan 2018
After one person was killed in clashes at the anniversary celebrations of the 1818 Bhima Koregaon battle, anger spilled over across Maharashtra.
10 Nov 2017
The Indian Army's 9th Gorkha Rifles (GR) regiment is celebrating 200 years of its raising with a grand two-day function.
15 Dec 2016
A fine of Rs.11 lakh was levied on Patanjali Ayurved Ltd, by a Haridwar court for "misbranding and misrepresentation of its products."
16 Sep 2016
Patanjali Ayurved has petitioned the High Court accusing the ASCI of defamation and seeking interim relief against the ASCI's notices.
16 Aug 2016
Baba Ramdev's Patanjali displays a cross which showcases the East India Company as a symbol of foreign companies.
06 Aug 2016
India's advertising regulator Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) hauled up a fleet of consumer goods companies for broadcasting misleading advertisements to the public.