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Why Paika rebellion appeared in news recently?

Why Paika rebellion appeared in news recently?

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The ‘Paika Bidroha’, which was set off in March 1817 and continued until May 1825 Read More
8th phase excavations in Keeladi likely to start in January

8th phase excavations in Keeladi likely to start in January

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Need a decade to unlock the mysteries of the civilisation and regional power that flourished here 2,600 years ago. Read More
 Second Afghan city falls into Taliban hands

Second Afghan city falls into Taliban hands

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Sheberghan - the second provincial capital fell into Taliban hands. Read More
Location of Dara Shikoh’s grave still a mystery

Location of Dara Shikoh’s grave still a mystery

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Prelim - History The final resting place of Mughal prince Dara Shikoh remains a mystery, with the A... Read More
Ancestral Dravidian tongues spoken on Indus Valley sites

Ancestral Dravidian tongues spoken on Indus Valley sites

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Ancestral Dravidian languages were possibly spoken by a significant population in the Indus Valley Civilisation. Read More
Celebrations begin to mark 150 years of iconic artist Abanindranath Tagore

Celebrations begin to mark 150 years of iconic artist Abanindranath Tagore

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Abanindranath Tagore was the creator of the iconic ‘Bharat Mata’ painting. Read More
Centre moves to redact retrospective tax law

Centre moves to redact retrospective tax law

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The government done away with the contentious retrospective tax law of 2012 to solve Vodafone and Cairn Energy issue. Read More
Denying Security clearance to street protester in J&K

Denying Security clearance to street protester in J&K

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Passports can be denied to applicants for engaging in activities prejudicial to the country’s sovereignty and integrity, or detrimental to its security. Read More
Govt. plans to observe birth anniversary of Rajendra Chola

Govt. plans to observe birth anniversary of Rajendra Chola

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Aadi Thiruvathirai observed as the birth anniversary of the legendary Tamil king Rajendra Chola I. Read More
Head of a terracotta woman figurine with hair-bun found

Head of a terracotta woman figurine with hair-bun found

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The head of a terracotta woman figurine found at Agaram in Sivaganga district. Read More