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The three burials of Danny Denzongpa

Believing everything we hear has consequences.

| Jun 20, 2014

Memories of a land divided

A historian reflects on the challenges of reconstructing the lesser-known history of the Sylhet Partition many decades after the event.

| Mar 18, 2013

How not to write a history of Gorkhaland

Romit Bagchi's book on Darjeeling and the Gorkhaland movement rings hollow.

| Feb 22, 2013

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