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Bharat Mata ki Jai!

The female personification of India is Bharat Mata and history of thousands of years has many references to this term. Most prominently it was seen during independence movement. Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay’s in 1882 wrote a novel Anandamath and introduced the hymn “Vande Mātaram” which soon became the song of the emerging freedom movement in India. A R Rahman, a… Continue reading Bharat Mata ki Jai!

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Everything @AgustaWestland chopper scam

Story of the ₹36 billion deal for 12 AW-101 choppers to ferry VVIPs that ran into rough weather when it was discovered that bribes were paid to IAF officers, bureaucrats and politicians in India to win the deal. Current Status: In April 2016, Guiseppe Orsi, the former chief of Finmeccanica UK (which owns AgustaWestland) and… Continue reading Everything @AgustaWestland chopper scam