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He died a forgotten man, but Pingali Venkayya lives forever in the Tricolour

SOURISH BHATTACHARYYA Two Indians engaged in the Second Boer War (1899-1902) in South Africa, which is known in history books as the 'dirty war', were...

40 years before freedom, Bhikaiji Cama hoisted the first Indian flag in Stuttgart

QUAID NAJMI The moment of legendary freedom-fighter Bhikaiji Patel-Cama first hoisting the Indian flag in Germany and issuing a simple appeal to the world to...

Beyond ‘RRR’, the ‘Forest Warrior’ who propelled the 1922-24 Rampa Rebellion

NARENDRA PUPPALA Thanks to ace movie director SS Rajamouli and his blockbuster 'RRR', the name Alluri Sita Rama Raju, who was the inspiration for the...

The Ukraine war shapes a new world order – unipolarity crumbles to give way...

TALMIZ AHMAD New Delhi, July 5: (In Part-1 of this article the author argues that the war in Ukraine may be the culmination of a...

With Russia busy in Ukraine, China asserts itself in Central Asia

ADITI BHADURI New Delhi, July 4: The Russia-Ukraine conflict has opened up new windows of opportunity for different countries in various ways. As an immediate...

The Ukraine war shapes a new world order – unipolarity crumbles to give way...

TALMIZ AHMAD New Delhi, July 4: As Russian troops commenced military operations in Ukraine on 24 February, the reverberations of this event are being felt...

The Congressional hearings on the January 6thinsurrection: What does it mean for America?

By Shivaji Sengupta Right at the outset, let me say that the ultimate consequences of the ongoing Congressional Hearings are still nebulous. They can be...

Losing opportunities: Oppn needs to get its act together

DEEPIKA BHAN A sleepy and disjointed opposition may be a boon for any ruling dispensation, but for a nation and a democracy, it is a...

Politics by proxy is disturbing internal peace

D.C. PATHAK The diminished opposition in the second term of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in office has stepped up its propaganda offensive against the regime...

Understanding who lit the flames of ‘Agnipath, and why

KAVYA DUBEY It is an indescribably inspiring feeling to see a 'fauji' on the move - clad in his camouflage uniform at a railway platform...