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Kashmir 'unfinished agenda of partition,' says Pak army chief

In one his strongest remarks on Kashmir, Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday said it is an "unfinished agenda" of the partition in 1947 and Pakistan and Kashmir are......

How Nelson Mandela avoided the partition of South Africa!

His other big achievement -- of avoiding a partition of South Africa against a determined bid by Zulu chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi has not received much attention. He was thus a Mahatma Gandhi and......

Why India needs more well-managed and viable states

India’s fear of small states derives from memories of Partition and the paranoid view that it will break up under ‘too many’ states. It’s time to shed such fears and bite......

What really happened in August 1947

Why did Mountbatten suddenly declare that the Partition of India would take place with inexplicable haste on August 15, 1947, almost a year ahead of schedule? Colonel Anil Athale (retd) explains......

Our main political parties have become deaf and blind

The Mayawati government's resolution for partitioning Uttar Pradesh and Manmohan Singh's move of allowing FDI in the retail sector are classic diversionary tactics to draw eyeballs away from the......

Historical burden: Pakistan owes India Rs 300 cr!

Pakistan is yet to clear a pre-partition debt of Rs 300 crore (Rs 3 billion) to India, which has been carrying forward year after year in its Budget account as a "liability".The Budget books refer......

Security nod to Indo-Pak cable link

Close to six decades after Partition, India and Pakistan will finally connect their telecom networks through a terrestrial link. Indian security and government agencies have given the go-ahead to......

Modiji, not just Teesta, talk of transit, transhipment, please!

Although India is projecting Modi’s forthcoming visit as an effort to focus on trade and mutual cooperation, issue of transit corridor is likely to top his agenda. After reaping huge social,......

Modi committed to usher achche din for job seekers, assures labour minister

'The Modi government wants to protect workers’ rights and create employability.' 'Firms with 10 employees will get employee provident fund coverage, instead of the current 20.' 'Pension funds......

The Most TOUCHING Films on the Partition

Partition is a hurtful, harrowing chapter in Indian history.    The estrangement from India to create the Islamic nation of Pakistan in 1947 is a disputable move that led to influx of......

Neve Campbell in Partition

Neve Campbell may join Jimi Mistry and Kristin Kreuk for an epic romance called Partition,set around the time Indiagained Independence in 1947.According to Zap2it, Scream-star Campbell will play......

Pinjar is a must-see

Partition is one of India's most explored themes, more so the partition of Punjab. The rending of the Land of Five Rivers into two parts, solely because one side had a Muslim majority while the......

'He used to speak a lot about the Partition'

Saeed Mirza directed the late Bhishm Sahni in his debut Hindi film, Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho. The director pays a tribute to Sahni, who died due to a cardiac stroke on Friday:For Mohan Joshi's face in......

'He was the finest writer in Hindi'

Filmmaker Govind Nihalani adapted novelist Bhishm Sahni's novel Tamas onthe small screen. The moving Partition drama is still considered a classic today. Bhishm Sahni died of a cardiac stroke......
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JNU and the "new India" story of growth

A great university reflects the character of the whole nation. A great university will need great sacrifice on the part of the community and all... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/jnu-and-the-new-india--story-of-growth/73685.html
Mr Owaisi, please don't hurt India's Muslims

saduddin Owaisi runs his party, in effect, on a platform of betterment of the Sunni community, and has received substantial support on the basis of... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/analysis/mr-owaisi-please-dont-hurt-indias-muslims
Unbeaten at 100, Mahatta & Co is a CP landmark

NEW DELHI: For old timers, Connaught Place is a graveyard of memories. Most shops and hang-outs, the bookmarks of their youth, are gone with the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Unbeaten-at-100-Mahatta-Co-is-a-CP-landmark/articleshow/47942469.cms
A patriot at heart

Hari Krishen Goswami, aka Manoj Kumar, has been actor, writer, director, producer, editor and lyricist. And his image as Mr Bharat sticks, though... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/487441/a-patriot-heart.html
A strange and indifferent address

I was born in Calcutta, but we moved to Bombay when I was one-and-a- half years old, maybe in early 1964. The company my father worked in had... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150705/jsp/calcutta/story_29637.jsp

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