Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Topic: historian

Renowned historian Ranajit Guha dies at 100

Renowned historian Ranajit Guha, who would have turned 100 this May, has passed away.

Veteran historian Prof Sheik Ali dies at 98

Renowned historian and former Vice-chancellor of Goa and Mangaluru Universities, Prof B Sheik Ali died on Thursday in Mysuru after a brief illness.

Rizwan Qaiser, noted historian and Jamia Millia professor dies of COVID-19

Professor of Modern Indian History in Jamia Millia Islamia, Rizwan Qaiser, died on Saturday, days after he was admitted to a Delhi hospital following the coronavirus infection.

Renowned historian Mushirul Hasan dies at 71

Professor Mushirul Hasan, a renowned historian who served as vice-chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, passed away early Monday morning. He was 71. Hasan's health started...

Earlier ‘threatened for criticising’; Now Ramachandra Guha praises Modi

Earlier this week, Ramachandra Guha tweeted that he has been getting "identical" threat mails warning him not to be critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP. He claimed that the mails also warned him against criticising BJP President Amit Shah. And today he said that Modi is set to become third most successful PM after Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi.