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The language of dress code

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 14:49

It is a paradoxical case of societal norms versus what may be a practically simple thing to do and accept.

Raj-era hunter`s sketches offer glimpses of Africa

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 08:13

An exhibition of sketches by 19th century British military engineer and hunter Sir William Cornwallis Harris will offer a glimpse into the wilderness of Africa.

Bhagat Singh, Azad were terrorists, says UK historian

Last Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014, 23:41

A UK-based historian described Indian freedom fighters -- Bhagat Singh and Chandrashekhar Azad -- as "terrorists" during a lecture held here recently, sparking a controversy.

Record`s show Cameron`s links with East India Company

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 16:53

British Prime Minister David Cameron`s links with the East India Company have come to light after nearly 2.5 million records chronicling the lives of Europeans under the British Raj were made available online.

65 years after India`s freedom, UK to scrap `raj` era laws

Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 17:01

Britain is in the process of scrapping as many as 38 acts related to Indian Railways that were enacted between 1849 and 1942.

Australian college accused of racism

Last Updated: Sunday, June 10, 2012, 10:58

An elite Australian college has sparked a race controversy after it organised a "colonial-themed" party.

Delhi celebrates 100 years as India`s capital

Last Updated: Monday, December 12, 2011, 08:48

It was on December 12, 1911, that then Emperor of India George V proclaimed Delhi as the capital of the British Raj.

Current S Asian woes legacy of British Raj: Pak UK envoy

Last Updated: Saturday, February 13, 2010, 16:16

Criticising Britain for the colonisation of India and Pakistan, Pakistan High Commissioner to Britain Wajid Shamsul Hasan has blamed English rule for various problems confronting the region at present.