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Why was Alauddin Khilji’s coin minted in Nepal?

It would not be a hyperbole to say that the name ‘Alauddin Khilji’ was until recently limited to Indian history books. The 14th century┬áSultan, considered one of the most powerful rulers of Delhi’s Khalji dynasty, has captured the imagination of billions of people, hundreds of years after his death–thanks to Ranveer Singh, who portrays the […]

Bijayapur: Once the capital of valorous state is now struggling to survive

Once again, the Integrated Urban Development Project in Dharan of Sunsari district, funded by Asian Development Bank, has come under the outrage of locals. While people raised questions of transparency and sustainability of the project worth Rs 1.8 billion, this time they have accused the project of trying to destroy a site of historic importance […]