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Historical Buildings & Monuments

How Delhi’s Monuments Inspire Queer Affirmation And Rebellion

Aug 02, 2021 Ateen Das

How Delhi holds within its embrace stories of Queer love that have transpired, and continue to do so, within the foundations of its five-thousand-year-old ruins.

Watch: YouTuber Climbs 58-Floor Paris Building With Bare Hands Within An Hour

Dec 07, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Leo Urban was filmed climbing the Montparnasse skyscraper without any safety harness on Saturday.

Notre Dame Cathedral: A Survivor Of Wars And Revolutions

Construction on Notre Dame — French for "Our Lady" — began in the 12th century and continued for nearly 200 years.

Pakistan Has Mecca, Medina For Sikhs: Prime Minister Imran Khan In UAE

Feb 11, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that for the first time in Pakistan, they have 70 countries from where people can come and get visas at the airport.

Why Not A Bigger Statue Of Mahatma Gandhi: CPI

Veteran Communist leader Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy raised a question demanding to know why a bigger statute of Mahatma Gandhi was not built by the BJP.

19 July, 2018

'Rani Ki Vav' Featured On New Rs 100 Note: Here's All You Need To Know About It

Outlook Web Bureau

Rani Ki Vav is a culturally important site with a history of about 1000 years.

11 April, 2018

If Shah Jahan Gave You Ownership Of Taj Mahal, Show Us His Signature: SC To UP Sunni Wakf Board

Outlook Web Bureau

"Who in India will believe it belongs to the wakf board?"

29 March, 2018

Temple Inscriptions Show Sudoku Was popular In Tamil Nadu 300 Years Ago!

Outlook Web Bureau

Archaelogical findings in the form of inscriptions on a pillar in Palani temple in Tamil Nadu suggests that this game was played by South Indians even in the 17th Century.

20 November, 2017

SC Denies Parking Lot Construction Near Taj Mahal, Says 'Tourists Can Walk To The Monument'

Outlook Web Bureau

In August, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) directed the Uttar Pradesh government to demolish illegal restaurant constructed by a private party near the historical monument.

17 October, 2017

Don't Agree With Sangeet Som As Taj Mahal Was Built By Indian Labourers: Yogi Adityanath

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The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) too has distanced itself from Som's statement calling it his "personal viewpoint".


16 October, 2017

'Will PM Modi Now Stop Hoisting Flag From Red Fort?' Asks Owaisi On Taj Mahal Controversy

Outlook Web Bureau

He said Taj Mahal is a "part and parcel" of India and the entire controversy over historical monument has exposed the "real face" of Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP).

Photo Gallery

Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Pritam Singh during a protest near the State Secretariat against the Devasthanam Act, in Dehradun.

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Indian Player Mayank Agarwal plays a shot during third day of the first Test cricket match between India and New Zealand, at Green Park stadium in Kanpur.

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MP & Bollywood actor Sunny Deol with his son Karan Deol (L) during Karan's birthday celebrations, at Sunny Super Sound studio in Mumbai.

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Sharad Agarwal, Head, Lamborghini India flags off a convoy of over 50 Lamborghinis as part of the Lamborghini Espierenza Giro India 2021, at Manesar in Gurugram.

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Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilas) President Chirag Paswan inspects Bapu Auditorium for preparation of his party foundation day function, in Patna.

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Lead Essay

Roses Among Thorns: The Many Solidarities Of Diverse Protests

Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.


Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.

Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Manual Scavengers

An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.

Bezwada Wilson
An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh