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An Uncanny Strategy: The Chapati Movement Of 1857

When we talk about the nationalism in India, we often tend to overlook the small scale movements and the struggles of common people who shook the British regime. There are numerous people...

INDEPENDENCE DAY : Singing the Unsung Heroes

India’s independence has been a struggle throughout. From beginning to today, when we complete 74 years of “Independent India” it has been an overwhelming journey and a large (by large I mean...

A Letter to Indian Soldiers (Thank You and Sorry, Dear Armed Forces)

Dear Soldiers of Indian Armed Forces, With the whole nation consumed with the pandemic and general debates about definition of nationalism, I am writing this letter to you. I hope this letter finds...

74 years of Indian Independence: A myth, labyrinth or a dream come true

“At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India shall awake to life and freedom.” These were not just words from any ordinary speech but the very first Prime...

Some Lesser Known Facts About 15th August – The Independence Day

Seventy-two years ago, on this day, India awoke to life and freedom. And in these seven decades, the stories behind this day have often been blurred by veils of indifference and neglect. This...
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY- 2ND MARCH

This Day in History is DUE’s daily dose of trivia for all the history buffs out there. So sit back and take a ride of...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY- 1ST MARCH

This Day in History is DUE’s daily dose of trivia for all the history buffs out there. So sit back and take a ride...

DU Awards ‘Digital Degrees’ to Nearly 1.8 Lakh Students

The Delhi University (DU) on Saturday became the first institution in the country to award "Digital Degrees" to its 1,78,719 students during its 97th...