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Aug_3

#ThrowbackToday: Happy birthday to Captain Fantastic Sunil Chhetri who turns 37 today

In today's #TBT, we sing praises for one of the best Indian footballers ever, Sunil Chhetri. We take you back to the day he made his international debut against none other than Pakistan

Published on 3rd August 2021
Aug_2

#ThrowbackToday: The thriller that gave us the line, 'I see dead people', was released 22 years ago today

In today's #TBT, we tell you about the release of the American supernatural psychological film The Sixth Sense, starring actor Bruce Willis. Here’s why it continues to be a fine film. Watched it yet?

Published on 2nd August 2021
August_1

#ThrowbackToday: When MTV came, saw and conquered television

In today's #TBT, we tell you about the time when MTV was launched and since then, how it has become so much more than a channel that plays just music videos. It has been a harbinger of a new culture

Published on 1st August 2021
July_31

#ThrowbackToday: A decade ago today, Karnataka CM Yediyurappa resigned over mining scam

In today's #TBT, we recall the time ten years back when we were talking about the resignation of BS Yediyurappa, just like we are today. Here's what happened back then. Total deja vu feels! 

Published on 31st July 2021
July_30

#ThrowbackToday: Penguin prepared for the paperback revolution 86 years ago today

It's National Paperback Day today and for very good reason! In today's #TBT, we tell you how paperback novels came to be and which publishing house started promulgating the idea way back in 1935

Published on 30th July 2021
July_29

#ThrowbackToday: The maharani who opened schools and went to jail during the emergency

In today's #TBT, we recall the contributions of the late Maharani Gayatri Devi. She was the ultimate lady who knew how to stand up for herself and the country and this is how she won every time 

Published on 29th July 2021
July_28

#ThrowbackToday: The magic behind the classic song Hey There Delilah

In today's #TBT, let's hum along to the lyrics of Hey There Delilah and recall how a stripped-down composition with sweet lyrics went on to become one of the most beautiful songs ever. EVER!

Published on 28th July 2021
July_27

#ThrowbackToday: When Queen Elizabeth II inaugurated the London Olympics with a li'l help from 007

In today's #TBT, we tell you about Her Royal highness and how she became the first monarch to inaugurate two Olympics games. The video clip that followed the opening act was hilarious to say the least

Published on 27th July 2021
July_26

#ThrowbackToday: When innovator extraordinaire Sonam Wangchuk won the Ramon Magsaysay Award

In today's #TBT, we tell you about how Sonam Wangchuk went on to win what is dubbed as Asia's Nobel Prize. Here are a few instances from his extraordinary life which he continues to live for others

Published on 26th July 2021
July_25

#ThrowbackToday: When the iconic musician Bob Dylan was booed off stage ruthlessly

In today's #TBT, in an attempt to boost your spirits, we tell you stories of two legends. One was a musician who wouldn't let anything keep him down and the other of a legendary short story writer

Published on 25th July 2021
July_24

#ThrowbackToday: Finance Minister Manmohan Singh delivers a budget speech like no other

In today's #TBT, we hark back to the speech of this economist who knew exactly what India needed so that it can limp, sprint and eventually run, shoulder to shoulder, with other countries

Published on 24th July 2021
July_23

#ThrowbackToday: Salutations to Captain Lakshmi who led INA's Rani of Jhansi Regiment

In today's #TBT, we refresh your memory of the courageous lady who fought for India both before and after the independence and why we need to remember her indelible contribution to our country 

Published on 23rd July 2021
July_22

#ThrowbackToday: The Oxford don who couldn't help but jumble words, giving us the term spoonerism

In today's #TBT, we introduce you to Rev William Archibald Spooner, a warden at New College, Oxford University who used to mix up words and oh, how hilarious it was for others and for even us now

Published on 22nd July 2021
July_21

#ThrowbackToday: When mercury hit absolute rock bottom at Vostok Station in Antarctica

In today's #TBT, we tell you about that fateful day when temperatures touched -128.6 °F on planet Earth and the various factors that enabled this occurrence. Read on to find out more about this

Published on 21st July 2021
July_20

#ThrowbackToday: How the July Plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler almost came through

In today's #TBT, we recall how a few disgruntled, and rightfully so, senior German officials who were done with cruel Hitler and his cruelties, attempted to assassinate him for good. This is how...

Published on 20th July 2021

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