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Kapil Dev Nikhanj
Kapil Dev Nikhanj emerged on the cricket scene just when the era of great Indian spinners was in its twilight. The country needed wicket-taking pace bowlers more than ever and the stu...[read more]

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Lal Bahadur Shastri
Lal Bahadur Shastri was born near Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. He served as prime minister of India from 1964 to 1966. A follower of Mohandas K. Gandhi, he was imprisoned several times ...[read more]

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Swami Vivekananda
Narendranath Dutt was born into an upper-middle-class Kayastha family in Bengal. His education was in a western-style university where he was exposed to western philosophy, Christiani...[read more]

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Prasantha Chandra Mahalanobis
Coincidence he died on his birthday. P.C. Mahalanobis was the founder of the Indian Statistical Institute. Mahalanobis had his early education in the Brahmo Boys School in Calcutta an...[read more]


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