An ancient Indo-Roman port has been ‘found’ in coastal Maharashtra as the result of some pretty fancy detective work by historians and archaeologists. Follow this exciting trail as it leads from the Konkan to Oxford in England and back, and to some explosive discoveries along the way
Sonbhadra district in Uttar Pradesh is an important industrial town and has valuable mineral reserves including gold. But the region’s real treasures are its prehistoric fossils, rock art and historic forts, all of which together weave a fascinating tale
Cursed by the devil but revered by humans, the baobab is called the ‘tree of life’ for the natural bounty it offers. But why does it mysteriously pop up at medieval sites across India, a ghostly marker of a forgotten past begging to be discovered?
We know Siraj-ud-Daulah as the last independent Nawab of Bengal, who lost it all in the Battle of Plassey. But the Nawab’s palace, witness to some of the most defining events in India’s history, appears to have disappeared without a trace. Or has it? Embark on an astonishing journey of discovery in Bengal’s old capital, Murshidabad