#DidYouKnow that India’s space programme began in a church in a fishing village in Kerala in 1963? From using satellites for weather forecasting and remote classrooms to orbiting Mars, India is now on the cutting-edge of space exploration. Let’s rewind to when it all began.
India’s first Olympic gold medal in 1928 represented a country determined to shake off the colonial yoke. Here’s India’s fascinating story at the Games, from barefoot athletes, to a dream run on the hockey field, to a country trying to rekindle the Olympic spirit. Take a look.
Ninety years ago, the first ‘All-Living, Breathing, 100 per cent talking’ movie, Alam Ara, released in India. But adding sound to films didn’t just bring them alive, it changed every aspect of movie-making. Catch the story of India’s celluloid sound revolution in this edition of Milestones...
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