Replace history books written by Britishers: Subramanian Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday advocated replacing history books written by Britishers in pre-Independence era, alleging they had "distorted" facts about India.

Nirbhay Wadhwa bags role in '...Maharana Pratap'
Nirbhay Wadhwa bags role in '...Maharana Pratap'

After mythological show “Mahabharat”, actor Nirbhay Wadhwa is all set to enter historical drama “Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap”.

Krip Suri 'privileged' to play Akbar on Television
Krip Suri 'privileged' to play Akbar on Television

Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) Actor Krip Suri, who is playing Akbar in the "Bharat Ka Veer Putra Maharana Pratap" historical show, will be shwowcasing the negative side of the Mughal emperor and says it's tough.

Rajat Tokas does a dabangg!

While his onscreen image is one of imperial royalty, Rajat Tokas aka Akbar of Zee TV’s 'Jodha Akbar', was seen in a jovial mood on the sets and posed for the shutter-bugs in a Dabangg avatar.

Arish watched movies to play Akbar perfectly

Actor Arish Bhiwandiwala, currently seen as young Akbar in historical TV show `Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap`, says watching `Jodhaa Akbar` and `Mughal-e-Azam` helped him get under the skin of the character.

Arish Bhiwandiwala to play young Akbar in TV show

Child actor Arish Bhiwandiwala, who played the young Hrithik Roshan in the remake version of `Agneepath` will be now seen as teen Akbar in television show `Bharat Ka Veer Putra-Maharana Pratap`.

TV`s Maharana Pratap fan of Bollywood`s Akbar!

Actor Faisal Khan, who is happy to play the titular role in new TV show ‘Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap’.

Fatehpur Sikri was once a Jain pilgrimage centre: Book

Fatehpur Sikri, that Mughal emperor Akbar established as his capital and is now a World Heritage site 32 km from here, was once a "flourishing trade and Jain pilgrimage centre", a new book says.

Akbar`s deserted capital gets new tourist lounge

For tourists visiting Mughal emperor Akbar`s deserted capital Fatehpur Sikri, a new facility was opened by Le Passage to India (LPTI), India`s premium award winning `destination management` company.

`Akbar` ready to roll out for tiger sighting at Sariska

After overhauling, one of the last surviving steam locomotives of the country is all set to travel to the national capital for its journey towards Alwar carrying tourists for tiger sighting at Sariska.

Akbar was a colourful man: Belgian historian

Akbar was fundamentally an eclectic, a rationalist as well as a mystic.

Abhishek Bachchan proud to have worked with ‘Amar, Akbar, Anthony’

Jr B is proud that he has been able to work with the ‘Amar Akbar Anthony’ trio - Vinod Khanna, Rishi Kapoor and Big B - in just over a decade of being in the film industry.

Gandhi, Akbar among TIME magazine`s top icons

Indian political geniuses Mahatma Gandhi and Emperor Akbar have been listed among the `Top 25 Political Icons` of all time by TIME magazine.