History

History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry; knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past. Events occurring before the invention of writing systems are considered prehistory. "History" is an umbrella term that relates to past events as well as the memory, discovery, collection, organization, presentation, and interpretation of information about these events. Historians place the past in context using historical sources such as written documents, oral accounts, ecological markers, and material objects including art and artifacts.History also includes the academic discipline which uses narrative to describe, examine, question, and analyze a sequence of past events, and investigate the …

Wikipedia

Publications

PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 12 February 2024 English

First History Lesson: The World of Tea

First History Lesson: The World of Tea


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 9 January 2024 English

First History Lessons: Aspects of War

First History Lessons: Aspects of War


1 January 2024 English

All India Women’s Conference (AIWC), the oldest national women’s organization in India was born in January, 1927 in Poona. But the genesis had actually begun much earlier.

Science College  An important milestone in the history of the organization was the setting up of the


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 14 November 2023 English

First History Lessons: The Partition

First History Lessons: The Partition


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 November 2023 English

First History Lessons is a series of books published by the Institute of Development Studies Kolkata (IDSK). Aiming to simplify and explain important historical ideas, the series has been sponsored by 2023 and elaborates on ‘Aspects of War’. It was originally written in Bengali by Santanu Sengupta, history teacher at Polba Mahavidyalaya, West Bengal, and translated to English by Arunava Sinha who is a

First History Lessons: Aspects of War Santanu Sengupta Translated from the Original Bengali by Arunava Arunava Sinha Kolkata, November 2023 First History Lessons: Aspects of War Kolkata, November 2023 Author– actually began. It is important to understand the history of the whole thing. You know what’s strange? The two places within minutes. So, we will read the history of war keeping in mind the fact that the nature nature of war has changed with time. Now, the history of war can be read in many ways. The causes and outcomes


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 November 2023 English

First History Lessons is a series of books published by the Institute of Development Studies, Kolkata (IDSK). Aiming to simplify and explain important ideas of history, the series has been sponsored by

First History Lessons: The World of Tea Supurna Banerjee and Anwesha Sengupta Translated from original by Arunava Sinha Kolkata, November 2023 First History Lessons: The World of Tea Kolkata, November 2023 the world got acquainted with the taste. The history of the potato is also connected to people travelling reading up the history of the potato also allows us to learn a good deal about the history of the Portuguese So, can a history of tea be written? It definitely can. And every layer of this history holds stories


Rekhta Foundation · 23 August 2023 English

and writer late, Kushwant Singh, called Urdu a dying language. How did a language with such a rich history become the subject of discussions about its ultimate decline? The situation may not be as dire as

language. How did a language with such a rich history become the subject of discussions about its ultimate


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 16 August 2023 English

This handbook was released on August 16, 2023, by the Supreme Court of India. Ideated as a knowledge resource of the e-Committee of the Supreme Court, this handbook aims to …

choices (e.g., the clothes she wears) and sexual history. These assumptions may also impact how her actions number of sexual partners she has had. Her sexual history does not define her and must not influence criminal “two finger test”) and irrelevance of sexual history In State of Jharkhand v. Shailendra Kumar Rai be further from the truth - a woman’s sexual history is wholly immaterial while adjudicating whether woman’s testimony does not depend upon her sexual history. It is patriarchal and sexist to suggest that


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 8 August 2023 English

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) released this 92-page Climate Dictionary on August 8, 2023. It provides simple and concise definitions for 40 climate-related terms frequently in use.Subtitled ‘Speak climate …

life, the displacement of communities, loss of history and culture or loss of biodiversity. 51 Long-term in areas that have not been forested in recent history. Afforestation helps restore abandoned and degraded


PARI: The CounterMedia Trust · 1 August 2023 English

The State of India’s Birds (SoIB) is a periodic, national-level examination of the distribution range and abundance trends of Indian birds that aids in formulating conservation plans. The SoIB last …

are characterised by their long and continued history of human use, by livestock grazers, farmers, and coexisted with people. Open habitats have also had a history of neglect and conversion into plantations or disproportionately endangered due to their slow life-history traits and specialised ecological needs. While solutions are often unique and context-specific. 60 HISTORY OF THE EFFORT The Hornbill Nest Adoption Program


View more