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  • Hitesh Rangra
  • 1983 Saga: A match which broke Mighty King Clive Lloyd's Army and Went off All Records

    Thursday, May 24,2012, 18:28 IST .

    The 1983 World Cup was full of dramatic Cricket moments right from the start. Teams like India and Zimbabwe, who were not playing well in those times scored victories over the then masters West Indies and Australia respectively. England, Pakistan, India and tournament favorites West Indies qualified for the semifinals.213 proved to be unlucky number for England cricket team when they faced In..

  • Inventing Aryan Race : Max Muller

    Tuesday, Apr 24,2012, 19:45 IST .

    Friedrich Max Müller known as Max Müller, was a German philologist and Orientalist hired by Britain for creating academic environment so that Aryan race theory planted in Indian minds. He was one of the founders of the western academic field of Indian studies and the discipline of comparative religion.Müller wrote both scholarly and popular works on the subject of Indology, a d..

  • Imagining the German Past using Schlegel's romanticism of India

    Thursday, Apr 19,2012, 01:13 IST .

    German scholar felt kinship towards India like other american scholar. They started pouring idea of Sanskrit with German past and founded German School of romanticism. Schlegel's brother started their literally thought. Duo were architecture of romantic German school.  

    Although the philosophical dimension and profundity of his writings remain underrated,  Friedri..