The 1904 Olympic Marathon is regarded today as one of the strangest athletic events in history and certainly the strangest Olympic event. The man initially crowned as the winner had ridden 11 miles of the marathon in a car.
The war between India and Pakistan in 1965 was a manifestation of the exercise of territoriality to address territorial disputes in both the Rann of Kutch and Jammu and Kashmir.
The Gamestop short-squeeze was a significant event in the history of Wall Street. It showed that when people unite against a cause, they can take down much bigger opposition.
The Plague of Justinian was the first bubonic plague pandemic in history that was reliably recorded, and it lasted for more than two centuries.
The shortest war in history lasted just minutes, 38 minutes to be exact.
LGBT community is given very few economic benefits and no support from family and laws, yet still sometimes manages to achieve the qualification.
Ice Cream, a literal translation of cream frozen at below room temperatures using ice as the primary medium, has taken various forms from its inception to the present aesthetic that we are all familiar with.
At the heart of Mendez v. Westminster was Sylvia Mendez of Mexican and Puerto Rican descent, born in 1936 in Santa Ana, California.
Ever imagined what would happen if the basic necessities for life, essential for sustenance, experienced an increase in prices per hour?
On September 16, 2007, employees of the Blackwater Security Consulting private security firm opened fire on unarmed Iraqi civilians in Nisour Square in Baghdad while directing traffic.
Organized crime groups mostly engage in regular economic activity, the production and distribution of various services and drugs, gambling, and prostitution.
the lost Persian army has survived over two and a half millennia - despite a blatant lack of hard evidence.
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Catastrophic circumstances led India to spend approximately 1.14 trillion rupees in 16 years just on Kashmir security to defeat regular terror attacks.
Working mothers face an even wider pay gap than working women without children, this is known as the motherhood penalty.