General and his Army’s bravado

General and his Army’s bravado

Translation series of “Heroes of 1857”, by Sayyada Anees Fatima, Episode IX (First Ed., 1949) Gunners under General ‘s leadership exhibited such brave acts that it stirred the rank and file of the enemy. Zaheer Dehlvi narrated eye witness account: “It was a...
General Bakht Khan

General Bakht Khan

Hero of the Lost War Translation series of “Heroes of 1857”, by Sayyada Anees Fatima, Episode VIII (First Ed., 1949) “Conflict with the Ghazees before Bareilly, scene from the Indian Mutiny. Engraving from 1858, Engraver Unknown Photo by D Walker” The...
The Retreat of Lucknow

The Retreat of Lucknow

Translation series of “Heroes of 1857”, by Sayyada Anees Fatima, Episode VI (First Ed., 1949) Notes selected from Russel’s Diary titled “The last moments of Lucknow’’ Attack of the Mutineers on the Redan Battery at Lucknow, 30 July 1857, Wiki Images “The city of...
Plassey: Siraj vs Clive

Plassey: Siraj vs Clive

Cover page of the book Book Review, “Plassey: The Battle that changed the course of Indian History” The book was authored by senior columnist & author, Sudeep Chakravarty, and published by Aleph Book Company. It was released in January, 2020. Here is a...
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