Amartya Sen gets Nobel prize for Economics
The awarding of the 1998 Nobel Prize for economics to Prof. Amartya Sen makes him the 6th Nobel Laureate from India. His illustrous predecessors are Rabindranath Tagore [Literatute], C.V Raman [Physics], Hargobind Khorana [Medicine], Mother Teresa [Peace], Subramanyam Chandrasekhar [Physics]. Meet Prof. Amartya Sen, interviewed on "India Talks" [Web coverage by India50] Read on...

It is but rarely that history presents the people of a nation an opportunity to
and Remember

What it is to achieve freedom

On 15th August 1997 time
presents to us one such
rare moment.


On this site you will witness the Golden Jubilee celebrations of Indian Independence, from the midnight session at Parliament House to the fly-by at the historic Lal Quila, and myriad other celebrations through the year.

This web site is
your window into
history in the making.

Photographs by
Pablo Bartholomew

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Kite Festival at Jodhpur

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A Photographic Tribute
to Mother Teresa

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Photo Essay on Cultivation of
Opium in India
For villagers in North India,
growing opium offers a
guarenteed income,
supplementing the
food and revenue
their small plots
of land generate.

India Talks: "State Of The Nation "
50 eminent Indians from various
walks of life talk about India,
past, present and future
Telecast on ABNi,
Webcast on I50.

"A picture is worth a thousand words"
Eminent photographers share
some glimpses of India
over the years...

A few facets of the INDIA 50 web site
to look forward to...

The INDIA 50 Project: Read what
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about us!

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funded by many key sponsors
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