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Prateek Dasgupta

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Founder of Rebel Health and Fitness Solutions, combat sports enthusiast, history and culture nerd and lifelong seeker of knowledge

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Freight Equalisation Policy Crippled Bihar, Bengal,...

The freight equalisation policy ensured that Maharashtra and Gujarat enjoyed hegemony in metal as well as cotton while Bihar, Bengal and Odisha got an upper hand in none

Tilak Can’t Be Damned, Viewed Through...

After targeting Raja Rammohun Roy, Rajiv Malhotra has targeted Bal Gangadhar Tilak, quoting him out of context; a snippet historian's take is but just as serious as the conspiracy theory about Rabindranath Tagore-composed National Anthem or the Congress propaganda that Jawaharlal Nehru launched the IISC and HAL

Rash Behari Bose: The Forgotten Hero

The fact that the British humiliated him on grounds of his ethnicity would be the trigger to developing a strong determination to prove Bengalis could match the British in warfare

Bihar Deaths: Misreporting Aggravates Failed State

A study of hypoglycaemic encephalopathy, which is actually the disease that killed children in Bihar, will lead one to the root cause of malnutrition, a condition for which the state is responsible

Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay: Whose Pen Shaped...

Bankim Chandra has become primarily famous for his work Anandamath and the song Vande Mataram. While he is always seen as a nationalist figure his works reflected that they were far beyond patriotic novels and poems

‘200 Years Of British Rule’ A...

Why calculating the duration of British rule in India beginning with the 1757 Battle of Plassey when they defeated Siraj ud Daulah is a mistake

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