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Uda Devi: Dalit Freedom Fighter In The 1857 Uprising | #IndianWomenInHistory

When we talk about women’s roles in 1857, we immediately think of Rani Lakshmibai and Begum Hazrat Mahal. But were these the only women who contributed to the struggle? There were many from the non-dominant castes that were significant to ...

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Distress in farms: GDP data confirms deflation is here

Agriculture growth lower in ‘nominal’ than ‘real’ terms during Apr-June quarter WHY did the last quarter, particularly June, see a spate of farm protests across large swathes of the country — from Nashik-Ahmednagar in Maharashtra and the Neemuch-Mandsaur-Ratlam stretch of ...

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Suravaram: A great man of letters

Telangana is in the process of rediscovering the men and women who brought it glory and talked about its greatness. An attempt to reconstruct the entire history of Telangana is being done with more passion than ever before. In this ...

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Jhalkari Bai: A forgotten warrior who risked her life to help Rani Laxmi Bai escape

Stories of her bravery are still famous in the households of Jhansi. It is said that she once killed a tiger with an axe when the animal tried to kill her in the jungle. While most of us are aware ...

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Uda Devi: The Dalit warrior from Lucknow who killed over 30 British soldiers in 1857 rebellion

She passed away more than 150 years ago but her bravery and courage is still an inspiration for many. Uda Devi was one of the prominent ‘Dalit Veeranganas’, who participated in the revolt of 1857 against the British East India ...

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