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Remembering some of Ismat Chughtai’s most controversial stories on her 107th birth anniversary

Since the 1930s, Ismat Chughtai’s work offered frank depictions of women’s lives while exploring topics of sexuality, femininity and class struggle, which are indeed pertinent to today.

published on : 21st August 2018

Google Doodle marks author Ismat Chughtai's 107th birthday

Born in Budaun, Uttar Pradesh on August 21, 1911, Chughtai championed free speech, social liberation, and gender equality through her writing

published on : 21st August 2018

Google Doodle marks commencement of Asian Games 2018

The doodle features sports like Kabaddi, weightlifting, Archery, Baseball, Fencing, and Jujitsu.

published on : 18th August 2018

Google Doodle pays tribute to Dilip Sardesai on his 78th Birth Anniversary

Sardesai was the first Indian to score an Overseas Test double hundred 212 against West Indies, Kingston in 1971 and also went on to score a double hundred after 'following on' in a Test against NZ.

published on : 8th August 2018

Google Doodle honours Meena Kumari on her 85th birth anniversary

Meena Kumari was not only an iconic star of Hindi cinema, she was also a poet of great flair and delicacy.

published on : 1st August 2018

Google Doodle honours Georges Lemaitre's Big Bang theory

Lemaitre's thesis was based on calculations derived from Albert Einstein's Theory of General Relativity.

published on : 17th July 2018

Google celebrates astronomer Georges Lemaitre's birth anniversary

Lemaitre proposed what is known as the "Big Bang theory", the origin of the universe.

published on : 17th July 2018

Google dedicates doodle for FIFA World Cup 2018 Quarters

The doodles are part of its series that celebrates the rich cultures and talent of all 32 participating countries.

published on : 6th July 2018

Google celebrates India's first recording artist Gauhar Jaan's 145th birth anniversary

The legendary musician and dancer was born in Azamgarh, Uttar Pradesh as Angelina Yeoward. Her father was Armenian and her mother Victoria Hemmings was an Indian by birth.

published on : 26th June 2018

Google Doodle remembers famous glass chemist Marga Faulstich

Born on June 16, 1915, Faulstich worked with Schott AG for 44 years.

published on : 16th June 2018

Google doodle honours FIFA World Cup's cultural diversity

The 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup is set to kick off at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium, where 32 nations, divided into eight groups will fight it out for the coveted trophy in the month-long event.

published on : 14th June 2018

Google Doodle honours SPL Sorensen who introduced pH scale

Sorensen's method of expressing acidity -- the negative logarithm of hydrogen ion concentration (pH) -- still has a wide range of real-world uses.

published on : 29th May 2018

Google doodle celebrates Raja Ram Mohan Roy's 246th birthday

Known as the "Maker of Modern India", Roy was known for his contribution towards the abolition of the practice of sati.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Google marks Dadasaheb Phalke's birthday with Doodle

Google on Monday dedicated its creative doodle to mark the 148th birth anniversary of the father of Indian Cinema Dhundiraj Govind Phalke.

published on : 30th April 2018

Google doodle marks freedom fighter Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay’s 115th birth anniversary

She is not just remembered for her contribution to freedom movement but for also being the driving force behind the renaissance of Indian handicrafts, handlooms and theatre in independent India.

published on : 3rd April 2018
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