Under the ever-tightening grip of the Israeli forces that had bombed and raided his offices several times since 2002, Yasser Arafat suddenly fell ill at the dining table and thus started the biggest mystery of the modern-day Middle East. With more than seven countries involved in this mystery, the setting is no less than a thriller movie.Read more "Dropping The Olive Branch From the Hand: Who Killed Yasser Arafat?"
Menstruation is always considered a taboo in India and this problematic issue continues as a large majority of the women population who belong to poor class families, have no educational status and are forced to make choices under constraints that have a long-term irreversible impact on their health and lives. Poor women in India, who […]Read more "Uterus For Money: India’s Medical Scandal Forcing Poor Women To Give Up Wombs"
was a watershed moment in the history of the world.Read more "No Day Shall Erase You: Unknown Stories of September 11 2001 Attacks"
Fiat 1100- D (Delight) or Pad or Padmini, or Bombay’s Kalli-Peeli is emblematic of Indian enterprises that stood firm on their legs during an era of strict licensing and state control. Almost 4-decades long journey of Padmini from the 1960s made it synonymous with a family luxury car in the yesteryears. Today, well remembered as […]Read more "The Diva On Roads: India’s Love with Premier Padmini"
The Mahabharata is the cornerstone of South Asian civilizations. It happened and was recorded in the Indian mainland of the time but has a far-reaching impact. Through this FaultLines article, explore South Asia from the eyes of The Mahabharata.Read more "Suvarnabhumi: Tracing the Impact of Mahabharata on South East Asian Countries"
June 6, 1944, is a significant date in the events that led to the end of the Second World War as the Allied forces comprising of the United States, the Soviet Union and Britain landed on Normandy Beach to liberate France from the German Nazi rule. Village after village, town after town, city after city […]Read more "Collaboration Horizontale: Shaving Heads of French Women Who Romantically Collaborated with Nazis"
Philip Mountbatten married then-princess Elizabeth in 1947 and their marriage became the longest royal union in the history. Just as the Queen is the longest-serving monarch, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh was the longest-serving Royal Consort in British history. He did not have any role in his wife’s official duties, but he provided her […]Read more "Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh: He Who Chose Shadow"
3 major airlines of the world. Emirates Airline, Etihad Airways & Qatar Airways with diversified strategies and a single aim- Global Aviation Dominance. A commentary on their growth, sustainability, global aviation hubs, and post-pandemic outlook.Read more "Skies Over the Middle East: The Showdown of the Big Air Carriers of the Gulf"
The Mahabharata is one of the two highest revered epics from Ancient India that forms the lifelines of billions of India who see it as source of spiritual fulfillment. Mahabharat chronicles the unimaginable powers of Lord Krishna and his love towards the beloved. The Great Battle did take place in Kurukshetra but to trace Krishna’s […]Read more "Widows of Vrindavan: Banished by Tradition, Abandoned by Families"