August 13, 2022 11:28 am
For Kabul residents, the garden, with its chinar and walnut trees and flower beds, is one of the few open spaces in the city, a green oasis that has provided a sense of peace and solace through the violence, turmoil and uncertainty that has constantly battered their country.
June 09, 2022 11:36 am
The last palace built by the Mughals, the huge red sandstone gate impresses from a distance.
September 24, 2021 6:18 pm
A new virtual exhibition, 'Bagh-e-Hind', takes audiences through the fragrant worlds of Indian miniatures, one note at a time
December 02, 2020 8:04 am
The Chikkamagaluru MLA, who has made provocative statements in the past, had said recently that a ban on cow slaughter and religious conversions for the sake of marriage would soon be a reality in Karnataka.
September 17, 2020 7:21 am
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had announced the name change, saying in “the new Uttar Pradesh there is no place for symbols of mindset of slavery”.
June 21, 2020 9:43 am
The writer on why the present-day vilification of the Mughals is a British legacy and what it was like to write about Akbar.
November 24, 2019 3:31 pm
Can everything that grows under the Sun be pickled? In India, possibly yes. A look at the staple household condiment — and its long history in the sub-continent
November 24, 2019 6:01 pm
How Mughal rule enriched Indian cuisines
September 15, 2019 2:58 am
Claiming that “Babar was an outsider who attacked native Indians”, members of the outfit blackened the English, Hindi and Punjabi texts of the road’s name on the board. The Urdu text remained untarnished.
April 16, 2019 8:55 am
Organised by The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) in collaboration with Delhi Art Gallery — titled “Drishyakala”, begins with British artists Thomas and William Daniell, who travelled through India late eighteenth century onwards to produce “Oriental Scenery”, often described as “the finest illustrated work on India”. “
December 21, 2020 7:41 pm
It is believed that in 1598, Rahim had built a tomb for his dear wife Mah Banu, near Humayun’s Tomb in Nizamuddin East. With time, it came to be recognised as an architectural symbol of love which, many historians believe, was the inspiration for Taj Mahal