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Food from India did not just form a major part of import, but had over time become an essential part of British diet.
MGR used his popularity both as an actor and as a public figure to make the AIADMK a successful political party that would go on to achieve sweeping victories over many elections.
Hollingworth passed away on January 10 having lived a daring, adventurous life of 105 years.
With a population of 0.26 crore and 60 Assembly seats, the state has seen the Congress government in power for the last 15 years with Okram Ibobi Singh in chief ministerial role since 2002.
According to majority of the Burmese Buddhists, ‘Rohingyas’ is a fabricated religious identity.
In a year that saw several battles between the Left and the Right, history kept getting caught in the middle.
Akhilesh Yadav was convinced of the necessity for the party to break away from the caste based, dynastic electoral strategy and move ahead with changing times.
In 2016, history in India was the victim of ‘nationalism’, the word that in present times is often confused with ‘patriotism’ and ‘Hinduism’.
There were several images of Mughal rulers with Biblical characters in the murals above, therefore serving the purpose of religious justification for Mughal rule.
An official estimate of 200,000 to 400,000 women were raped by the Pakistani military and the supporting Bihari and Bengali Razakar and al-Badr militias.
Each map tells us the story of the world as seen through the eyes of the one creating it
Even as Raees makers deny any resemblance, there are indications that Shah Rukh Khan's character in the film takes inspiration from gangster Abdul Latif who was reportedly involved in Mumbai bomb blasts.