When India gained independence from Britain on August 15, 1947, the majority of Anglo-Indians had either left or would leave soon after. Many within the Indian Civil Service would write of the trauma they
An underwater ancient city in Turkey may open up to diving for the first time in 30 years - Lonely Planet
A sunken city near the island of Kekova, near Antalya in Turkey, may open up to diving for the first time in 30 years. Diving at the ancient underground city has been banned since 1986 in order to preserve
The bombs, known as "Little Boy" and "Fat Man," were loaded onto bombers at the North Field airbase on Tinian Island in the Northern Mariana Islands, which are south of Japan. Until recently, few photographs
Getting religion out of politics was the key to Europe’s success, this work of economic history argues. The turning point was the Reformation Why are some parts of the world rich, and other parts poor?