Historians

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POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Communalism, Irfan Habib, Historians

Are Indian historians against the idea of Bharat?

Mythologist Devdutt Pattanaik interviews Purushottam Agarwal, a historian of literature.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking views  |   Long-form
Dadri Murder, Historians, Intolerance

Modi's silence worrying us too: Open letter from overseas historians and social scientists

It is a sad commentary on proclaimed traditions of tolerance an individual can be lynched for an alleged social transgression.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Congress, Irfan Habib, Marxism, Historians

Defacing the national psyche: A brief history

The story of these realities must be told to build a nation based on accepting and digesting even the harshest of historical truths.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Narendra Modi, Historians, RSS, Vedic Science

Intolerance only rising in media: Stop bashing Mr Modi, Vedic science

There are those who consider a lecture on ancient discipline as intolerable as a beheading.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Writers Protest, Historians, Adarsh Liberal, Liberal

Tough times ahead: Anti-Modi is the new 'intellectual'

The people who were once revered and celebrated are today vilified.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
AwardWapsi, India, Mythology, Historians

Devdutt Pattanaik on 14 things historians taught him

The best thing they passed on is that no knowledge is fixed and finite.