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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......

'Netaji would have done his best to stop partition'

Over six decades after his death, freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose remains one of the most intriguing figures of India's Independence struggle. In his recently released book His Majesty's......

So who was really responsible for Partition?

Jaswant Singh's book has raised a fresh controversy on who was responsible for the Partition of India. Some think it was Mohammed Ali Jinnah; others say Jawharlal Nehru/Sardar Patel. The truth is......

Jaswant's book released in Gujarat

The publishers of expelled BJP leader Jaswant Singh''s controversial book "Jinnah: India, Partition -- Independence" have released about 5,000 copies in Gujarat, on Saturday.Delhi-based Rupa and......

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......

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......

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......

Priyanka Chopra takes Mary Kom to Toronto

Here's a look at the top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:Priyanka Chopra and her Mary Kom director Omong Kumar have landed in Canada to attend the screening of their film at the......

Review: Kya Dilli Kya Lahore is a decent effort

'The idea behind Kya Dilli Kya Lahore is to once again point out the futility of war as well as highlight why human comes before being. And Vijay Raaz accomplishes that to a......

Gulzar selected for Dadasaheb Phalke award

Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen......

When Dhoni's hometown Ranchi was confused with Karachi

Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday reflected how times have changed from his debut years when some cricketers confused Ranchi with Karachi and now the Jharkhand capital is on the......

Carlsen arrives in Chennai for World Chess Championship

World No 1 and challenger Magnus Carlsen of Norway arrived on Monday to a grand reception by FIDE and All India Chess Federation officials for the much-awaited November 9-28 World Chess......
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Q. why was india not declared as a hindu state after partition when pak was,with majority
Kalpana Roy:  A.  more

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Zafar
Q. My grandfather says even after partition of India and pakistan there hindu and muslims used to live harminously in India barring few incidents but now a days these enimousity has increased a lot why is this happening who is responsible
Zafar:  A. countries have lot of substantial interest in india more

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Mohammed none Salim
Q. hate and anger is precondition to hidden love and respect;do you think that is what happening between India and Pakistan?
Mohammed None Salim:  A. the saffron persons more

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ashok sharma
Q. .....had the partition of India never happened how different would India be today???
Ashok Sharma:  A. that is why the partition took place more

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India-origin Richard Verma nominated new US envoy to India

US President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated Indian-origin former State Department official Richard Verma, as the country's ambassador to New... ...

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Why the Scotland referendum shows bullying won't solve the Kashmir issue

London: Given the predictable and highly polarised reactions in both India and Pakistan to the debate in Britain's parliament on the Kashmir issue,... ...

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Playing politics on KPs return

Kashmiri Pundits, like Punjabi Hindus, have no homeland to return to. Both want to go back. But the militancy that ousted them is still strong. On... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=36775
Conversations in and about Urdu

Among the many casualties of the Partition of 1947, Urdu too has suffered. Many mistakenly believe that Urdu was the language of a particular... ...

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Prof Ishar, Prof Gangal, Farooq Khan conferred International Ambassadors for Peace awards

Excelsior Correspondent Vice Chancellor Prof MPS Ishar alongwith members from Japan, US & Korea unveiling pamphlets of Peace Club launched at... ...

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