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Asiatic Society


Explained: Now with first woman president, what is Asiatic Society, Mumbai

September 03, 2019 7:30 pm

The Asiatic Society is a learned society whose activities include conducting historical research, awarding historians, and running an institute of post-graduate studies.

‘We are working hard to ensure we move with the times’

July 08, 2019 11:28 am

Prof Vispi Balaporia, honourary secretary of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai, speaks to The Indian Express about the challenges of attracting younger members and the relics possessed by the library, which was founded in 1804

Maharshtra govt sanctions Rs 5 cr for Asiatic Society to digitise rare items

February 06, 2016 1:19 am

The Asiatic Society has a collection of over 1,00,000 books, 2,500 manuscripts and 1,200 maps - some of which date back to the 12th century.

Windows to the Past

August 19, 2015 12:00 am

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai will publish a series of 25 monographs that chronicle the contribution of foreign scholars to Imperial India.

Dr Upen Biswas: From crimebuster to politician

March 22, 2011 12:07 am

Man of many interests,former CBI additional director Upen Biswas is now Trinamool candidate.

Asiatic Society set for revamp with Centre’s help

June 20, 2009 3:42 am

The 225-year-old building of The Asiatic Society at Park Street is set to get a makeover.