People’s Government in the 10th Century

India History “We, the members of the assembly of Uttaramerur Caturvedimangalam, made this settlement for the prosperity of our village in order that wicked men may perish and the rest may prosper”, reads the inscription which details how village government would be elected from among the people and what tasks it would perform. The inscription… Read More People’s Government in the 10th Century

More drama from the Indian History Congress

Rajiv Lochan The Indian History Congress is the voluntary association of historians in India. The IHC became the venue for ideological struggles of the left and the right in the late 1960s, when a number of younger historians pointed out that the papers read at the IHC were essentially promoting hatred against Muslims of India… Read More More drama from the Indian History Congress

Journalism has helped in shaping history: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

National and State-level Honours for Excellence in Journalism Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today said that Journalism has given direction and helped in shaping events through history. We cannot forget the role played by journalists during the French Revolution or India’s freedom movement, he pointed out. Chouhan said that in the post-Independence… Read More Journalism has helped in shaping history: Shivraj Singh Chouhan