Posts Tagged ‘anita anand’

These were the top 10 books on Juggernaut in April

Here are the top 10 books on Juggernaut this February

#BestReads2016 continues with Anita Anand, journalist and author

What happened after Nader Shah stripped the Peacock Throne of the Kohinoor?

On 9th December, acclaimed authors William Dalrymple and Anita Anand reveal the story of the Kohinoor, only on Juggernaut

The Jewel in the Crown author Anita Anand on Maharaja Ranjit Singh's legacy and the troubled history of the Kohinoor.

A diamond no man can wear. Another that killed its owner. And one that did not sway a woman's heart. These are the world's most famous diamonds!

The Kohinoor was taken by the British, by force, from a frightened little boy

No other gem has captured imaginations as the Koh-i-noor, the ‘mountain of light’, and it continues to make news even now, with the Supreme Court of India asking the government what its plans were, after a plea was entered to bring back the diamond from the UK, where it currently is. As with many other historical...