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Formation of Kerala — I

28 Nov 2020 5:13 PM GMT
Changing circumstances and sentiments post-independence enabled the creation of the Union of Travancore-Cochin

From Madras to Tamil Nadu - II

21 Nov 2020 6:15 PM GMT
Leadership decisions and changing circumstances eventually enabled the rise of Dravidian politics in Tamil Nadu

From Madras to Tamil Nadu - I

7 Nov 2020 5:48 PM GMT
The transformation of Madras to Tamil Nadu was based on the realisation and assertion of the Tamil ethnic and linguistic pride

A tribute to Sardar

31 Oct 2020 5:31 PM GMT
On the occasion of this year's Rashtriya Ekta Diwas, the work of Sardar Patel as the architect of unified India holds even greater relevance as India endeavours towards becoming 'Shreshtha Bharat'

A hundred thousand islands

24 Oct 2020 5:27 PM GMT
From a historical and storied past, the UT of Lakshadweep is now moving towards a future that will see the islands emerge as a model of development interventions done right

Unification of Karnataka - II

10 Oct 2020 5:14 PM GMT
Navigating through the many events and personalities that shaped the culture and identity of the state that would eventually become Karnataka

Unification of Karnataka - I

3 Oct 2020 5:28 PM GMT
Born of an inward-looking linguistic movement, the formation of a unified Karnataka State was initially impeded by staunch opposition from the territory of Mysore

Saga of Sikkim-II

26 Sep 2020 4:17 PM GMT
The second of the two-part part article tells the story of the final days of the Choygal Dynasty and questions whether things could have gone differently for the unpopular ruler

Saga of Sikkim-I

19 Sep 2020 4:42 PM GMT
The first of the two-part article recounts the spectacular fall from grace of the last ‘Choygal’ King and how this process sparked the eventual transition of Sikkim to becoming a full-fledged Indian state

Loveliest & loneliest frontier

12 Sep 2020 4:48 PM GMT
A land with a heritage as varied as it is ancient, Arunachal Pradesh followed a largely atypical path — with little to no regional aspiration — to achieving eventual statehood

Mizoram: from UT to State

5 Sep 2020 4:36 PM GMT
Unfulfilled political aspirations following the declaration of Mizoram as a Union territory erupted in armed conflict that ultimately led to its transition to a full-fledged state

Statehood for Meghalaya

29 Aug 2020 6:39 PM GMT
Initially envisaged as an autonomous district, Meghalaya’s achieved statehood after a series of long, contentious and ultimately unsuccessful negotiations between the APHLC and the Assam Congress
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