'Hindu temple remnants were found at Babri Masjid site, Left historians distorted facts'

'Hindu temple remnants were found at Babri Masjid site, Left historians distorted facts'

In a revelation that has put the role of historians in shaping the fact-based history under scanner, former Regional Director(North) of Archaeological Survey of India KK Muhammad has alleged that an excavation done by a team headed by Professor BB Lal, then director general of the ASI during 1976-77, found the remnants of a Hindu temple at the Babri Masjid site.

Those returning awards are dishonouring the nation: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh slammed those returning awards saying their action reeked of a devious political conspiracy.

Now, historians join the bandwagon slamming PM Modi over 'growing intolerance'

Now, historians join the bandwagon slamming PM Modi over 'growing intolerance'

Now, over 50 historians have slammed PM Modi for not making any reassuring statement following concerns over "highly vitiated atmosphere" prevailing in the country.

Intellectuals demand debate before making changes in NMML

Claiming that role and repute of NMML has been endangered by "irresponsible" statements from a section of the government, four intellectuals, including former West Bengal Governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi, on Saturday demanded a public debate before any changes made to the institution.

Varsities' curriculum should include institutional history: Romila Thapar

Renowned historian Romila Thapar on Wednesday called for inclusion of "institutional history" in the curriculum of the subject taught at varsities across the country.

`Violence against woman seen as assertion of power`

Historian Romila Thapar called atrocities against women as assertion of power to maintain the caste structure.