After winning the battle for Independence, India’s leaders had to start rebuilding an economy that was in tatters. The First Five Year Plan led the way, starting 1951, and it exceeded its targets. This was the start of planned development. Take a look.
Did you know that the ‘Boson particle’ is named after an Indian scientist from Calcutta? Here’s the story of Satyendra Nath Bose, whose breakthrough in quantum physics and work with Albert Einstein in the 1920s was a scientific milestone in the #MakingofModernIndia.
He wasn’t afraid of taking on Big Pharma to make life-saving medicines accessible to all. Starting with an anti-HIV drug that cost ‘less than a dollar a day’ 20 years ago, CIPLA’s Yusuf Hamied has scripted a rare and incredible story of a drug maker with a conscience
The British thought Indians couldn’t fly planes yet they needed Indian fighter pilots to help them win wars. It was this irony that led to the birth of the Indian Air Force in 1932. Catch the story of pioneering brave hearts who stormed the skies and never looked back. #MakingofModernIndia
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