women in history
The Queen's Last Salute review
Rani Lakshmibai’s Was A Heroism That Finds Echos In The Women Who Speak Up Today

Historical fiction becomes richer when it resonates in the present too. Does The Queen's Last Salute by Moupia Basu deliver in those terms?

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Why Should You Watch Manikarnika, The Latest From Kangana Ranaut?
Manikarnika movie review

An impassioned Manikarnika movie review by Surbhi Rastogi that speaks of how she much she loved the movie, recommending this as a must watch.

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Our Mistake Is To Put Romantic-Erotic Love Before Other Kinds: Sharanya Manivannan
Sharanya Manivannan

"I wrote The Queen of Jasmine Country in six weeks," says Sharanya Manivannan, "unlike the five years, nine years, a dozen years that I labour over a manuscript."

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70+ Postal Stamps That Represent Indian Woman Power, Historical And Contemporary
Indian women on postal stamps

Putting someone on a national postal stamp is a matter of great honour, and there are several Indian women on postal stamps, from historical to contemporary women.

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The Reign Of This Indian Empress Was Astonishingly Feminist For The Times She Lived In
Nur Jahan by Ruby Lal

From the widow of an ordinary official to the empress of a great empire, Nur Jahan was exactly that - the extraordinary woman who was the light of the world she ruled over.

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At 15, The Fiery Saraswathi Rajamani Was The Youngest Spy To Join India’s Freedom Movement
Saraswathi Rajamani

Saraswathi Rajamani joined Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's Indian National Army at 16, as a spy, and has lived a sensational life that seems like fiction now. She passed away in January this year.

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