Saturday, September 25, 2021

Tag: HISTORY

The Intermeshing Histories of a Nation and a School

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In his latest book, 'The Modern School (1920-2020)' historian Rakesh Batabyal takes us on an engaging historical journey where we find the pasts of a nation and a school meshing beautifully into one another.

10,000 Year Old Preserved Mammoth Uncovered from Siberian Lake

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Scientists in Siberia have found the remains of a 10,000 year old wooly mammoth. This will pave way for further research into its anatomy, diet and climatic conditions that caused its death.

Ancient History & Lessons in Compassion for the Pandemic

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The following article looks at history to search for answers to some of the most pressing questions that the whole of humankind is faced with amid the pandemic.

Shillings, gods and runes: clues in language suggest a Semitic superpower in ancient northern...

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Remember when Australians paid in shillings and pence? New research suggests the words for these coins and other culturally important items and concepts are...

Celebrating the Struggles and Stories of the LGBTQ Community: A History of the ‘Pride...

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Every year during the month of June, the LGBTQ community celebrates Pride Month to peacefully protest and raise political awareness on current issues facing the community.
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India’s initial coronavirus response carried echoes of the colonial era

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Leading economists are pointing out that the Indian government’s relief package to the poor is thoroughly inadequate, with many falling through the cracks.
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CAA and a Resistance to the Majoritarian Discourse Around the ‘Northeast Frontier’ and Beyond

This is an article looking at the complex intersections of democracy, resistance and the emerging new trends in India’s political history.

The Idea of Indianness

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With a critique of the dominant historiography and sensitivity to diversity and folk traditions, particularly of India’s north east, the article makes us rethink the idea of Indianness and nationalism.

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