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A Thrilling Robbery Near Kakori.

‘Sarfaroshi Ki Tamanna Ab Humaare Dil Mein Hai.’ Image by HindustanTimes These words inspired the revolutionaries. And they proved these lines on an interesting date- August 9, 1925. That historical evening of August 9, 1925… “3 second class Lucknow!” A young man said, while giving the money for the tickets in the ticket counter.

Facts About History You Thought Were True, But Definitely Aren’t.

‘Facts’ About History You Thought Were True, But Definitely Aren’t. It’s almost as if you should relearn everything you know about history. *[Takes deep breath]* Vikings didn’t have have horns on their helmets, iron maidens aren’t real, Columbus didn’t prove the world is round, Napoleon wasn’t short, Paul Revere didn’t shout “the British are coming,”

History of Bende Kaalu Ooru — Bangalore — Bengaluru

The popular tale of Bengalooru (now Bangalore) getting its name from 'Bende Kaalu Ooru' meaning 'Town of boiled beans' after King Veera Ballala II of the Hoysala dynasty in 1120 AD was fed boiled beans by an old woman in the forest is historically incorrect. The name 'Bengalooru' was recorded much before King Ballala's time

Who am I? – ADOLF HITLER

WHO AM I?

I was born in one country, raised in another. My father was born in another country. I was not his only child. He fathered several children with numerous women. I became very close to my mother, as my father showed no interest in me. My mother died at an early age from cancer. Although my father deserted

How the Famous Companies were named?

Ever wanted to know how the different companies were named? Here is an interesting primer.

Mercedes: This was actually financier's daughter's name. Adobe: This came from the name of the river Adobe Creek that ran behind the house of founder John Warnock. Apple Computers: It was the favourite fruit of founder Steve Jobbs.He was three months late for filing a name