Rakhigarhi

Harappa “couple”: What does Indian Express mean by “aunt and her nephew”?

Indian Express, Piddi, Rakhigarhi, skeleton couple, Vasant Shinde, Indus Valley, Jesus, Muhammad, King Arthur, Home, Robin Hood, Marxists, Macaulytes, Muslimytes, Charles Darwin, Emma, Caliphs, Islam, Christianity, BBC

Express: mocking a Harappa discovery

Piddi, my pet, was livid. He had got hold of Friday’s Indian Express (January 11, 2019).

Padmavati: History as per se Times of India

 Times of India, Romilla Thapar, Irfan Habib, English mainstream media, AMU, Delhi University, Left-Congress, Saraswati River, Aryans, Dravidian, Sanskrit, Vedic literature, Kalinga War, Ashoka,  Mohanjodaro, Harappa, Kalibangan, Hanumangarh, Rakhigarhi, Itihasa, Rishis, Yogis, Smriti, Shruti, Hindusim, Abrahamanic religions, Judaism, Islam, Christianity, West, Akhlaq, Rohith, BJP workers, Padmavati, Khilji, Kamala Devi, King Ramachandra, Devagiri, Amir Khusro, Khazain-ul-Fatuh, Jazia Tax, Malik Kafur,

Let's know first what's History

My first instinct on reading this Times of India (29.1.2017) headline was that the likes of Romilla Thapar and Irfan Habib have been pressed into service by