History Daily

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India’s Frontier Fighters

What is the link between a mass movement that swept through the region on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border during the turn of the 20th century and Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan?

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Hazratganj-The Heart of Lucknow

The hub of entertainment and culture for the elite in Lucknow today, Hazratganj has an interesting history owed to the enterprise of the early Nawabs, much before the British came to town

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The Birth of the University of Mumbai

University of Mumbai (then Bombay) was incorporated on 18th July 1857

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Kargil - Where Roads Once Met

The conflict of 1999, between India and Pakistan has etched the name Kargil in our collective consciousness. But why is Kargil so important? We dig deep into its history to find out.