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The Government on Monday told the Supreme Court that India should not stake a claim to the famed Kohinoor diamond as 'it was neither stolen nor forcibly taken away.' Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar, ap...
In the age of digital India initiative with the loud slogans of 'invest in India', somewhere there lurks a similar danger, to which India seems blinded because the politics is now being sold under the banner of development with a rosy dream of India transforming into a superpower. While this takes India away from its reality to an imaginary farce, neo-colonialism takes control to make India its 'beloved colony', this time in the name of democracy and development.
This bridge epitomises the composite culture of the country. While some make a living around the bridge, for others it's a safe haven. I photographed a man sleeping on the edge of the bridge, with trains moving above his head.
The prized first flush from Namring's upper tea estate in Darjeeling has made its way to Britain's East India Company (EIC), often associated with colonialism in India, where it is estimated to fetch...