Culture and History
Articles that details the rich cultural heritage and history of India
Indologist Shrikant Talageri, who has comprehensively debunked the Aryan Invasion Theory, awarded honorary D.Lit degree by Indus University, Ahmedabad
Shrikant Talageri is one of those scholars who have come forward to question the Aryan Invasion Theory
One of the key concepts therein has been that of Varna. There are said to be four Varna: Brahmin, Kshatriya, Vaisya and Shudra, in society.
The Imperial Cholas, Part II: Uniting South India under a highly organized and efficient monarchic form of governance
Rural governance under the Cholas followed a complex and well-organised system comprising of numerous officials and committees,
Alt News falsely claims that Swastika without four dots can't be Hindu symbol
Kshetrayanam by Pragyata: 1-day conclave in Chennai to discuss challenges faced by Hindu sacred places and cultural practices
Pragyata is organising "Kshetrayanam" - an annual 1-day conclave that discusses the challenges facing our sacred spaces and their associated cultural practices
From a study of the annals of Indic studies, it is quite clear that the Imperial Cholas of south India claim the record for being the longest ruling dynasty in Indian history.
How Makar Sankranti is celebrated in India, especially in Gorakhpur, explains UP CM Yogi Adityanath.
Kalari Marma Chikitsa is a technique for healing injuries relating to the musculoskeletal system
The issue is not whether Faiz or his poetry is anti-Hindu, the issue is that there are new voices that are speaking up and unsettling a narrative that ruled for decades, if not centuries.
Marxist historians like Romila Thapar did present a ‘rose tinted’ version of Hindu-Muslim unity in Nehruvian textbooks: William Dalrymple admits
William Dalrymple said that history books written in the 1950s left sufficient room for questioning their authenticity.
Here are the six significant statements by the court today while denying bail to Tahir Hussain, accused in the Delhi anti-Hindu riots
Tahir Hussain had sought bail saying there was no cogent evidence to link him to Ankit Sharma's murder
Nepal PM says Shri Ram was Nepali and India has created ‘fake Ayodhya’, admits scholars will not believe his ‘new fact’
Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli claimed that India falsely says Shri Ram was born in Ayodhya, India.
Amidst rising demand to boycott Chinese products, Bollywood actor Karthik Aryan drops multi-crore endorsement deal with Oppo
Karthik Aryan has become the first Bollywood actor to drop a multi-crore deal with a Chinese brand.
AMU girl complains about being threatened and hounded since CAA was passed, told she will be made to wear “brass hijab”
Calling her a "Sanghi", the fellow AMU students had attacked her for calling out sexualisation of women in the varsity
The death of BJP MLA Debendra Nath Roy shows that no opposition political leader is safe in West Bengal
BJP MLA in West Bengal, Debendra Nath Roy, was found hanging in public on Monday.
The curious case of ‘Drone Boy’ who has made 600 drones using broken mixer grinders and televisions. A fact-check
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While 'drone boy' Prathap NM has claimed to have made 600 drones using e-waste, not a single photo or video of them exist
‘Drone boy’ Prathap NM makes a statement after OpIndia fact-check: Here is why his explanation makes little sense
'Drone boy' Prathap NM says he won't show his drones due to intellectual property issues, but will show certificates from unregistered events
Sachin Pilot reaches Delhi with 25 MLAs amid speculations of Rajasthan government collapse, Gehlot holds late night meetings
Ashok Gehlot claimed that the State government was stable and would continue to remain so despite all efforts to the contrary
Pakistanis are shocked that Turkish actress does not cover herself head-to-toe in real life like her role in TV show Ertugrul, slams for wearing...
Pakistani Islamists troll Turkish actress Esra Bilgiç for her modern clothing, not traditional dress like her historical role in a TV show
Stand-up comedian apologises for insulting memorial to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Arabian sea after MNS workers vandalised studio
The stand-up 'comedian' Agrima Joshua had made scornfully derisive remarks in her video against the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial that is going to be erected in the Arabian Sea