How was Cleopatra related to Alexander?

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By Sunil Kumar Cleopatra VII was from the Ptolemaic dynasty who ruled Egypt for 275 years; from 305 to 30 B.C. Ptolemy, one of the seven somatophylakes(bodyguards) serving as Alexander’s generals and deputies was appointed satrap of Egypt; after his …

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Haider

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By Sunil Kumar A macabre symphony of sorts; Haider; the Vishal Bharadwaj adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” is a dark look at a subject that is dour and serious in the first place; the Himalayan vale of Kashmir. Let me begin …

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