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A Temple Of Modern India

What stands out in the design of this building is a consistent architectural vocabulary made of clean, bold lines, a minimum of ornamentation, facades of exposed red brick or concrete and lots of… 147 more words

Architecture Photography

To Break Free or Stay Dominated in the World of Hypocrites

The Story of Reena, a Girl Who Finds Her Way Out of a Dire Situation
She knew it was going to be the boldest thing she had ever done, but did she have a choice? 209 more words


The Private Life of Mrs Sharma by Ratika Kapur

I received a copy of this from Netgalley in exchange for a fair and honest review.

‘Renuka Sharma is a dutiful wife, mother, and daughter-in-law holding the fort in a modest rental in Delhi while her husband tries to rack up savings in Dubai. 255 more words

Book Reviews

JP and Nanaji

1974, Patna– India was in turmoil, as a vast wave of discontent, swept the nation. The heady days of idealism were gone, as a nation came into terms with the loss of innocence. 1,814 more words

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Lal Bahadur Shastri

“I am just an ordinary man and not a very bright man.”

May 27, 1964- The first Prime Minister Jawharlal Nehru passed away due to a heart attack, and sent a nation into mourning. 2,119 more words

Great Indians

Bhagat Singh- The Early Years

This is basically a two part series on Bhagat Singh, this deals with his early years for details related to his trial and execution check here… 1,311 more words

Indian History

Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar

A young officer was travelling to another place to listen to a lecture, at a village, somewhere in Bengal, during the late 19th century. The train reached its destination and the officer was looking for a coolie to carry his luggage. 1,467 more words

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