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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......

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......

'Anurag Kashyap is a father figure. I am his rebel daughter'

'We are at an amazing stage now in terms of the kind of content that is being generated and the filmmakers who are unapologetic about what they make. They don't belong to film families.' 'So what......

Shyam Ramsay: People say the ghosts in my films were not scary

'People criticise me saying that the ghosts in my films sometimes wore canvas shoes and were not scary. That is true. In those days, we were not technically sound.' 'Films were made on a very low......

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......

Milkha Singh honoured at House of Lords

Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh was honoured for his services to sports at a special event at the House of Lords on Friday. House of Lords member and NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul......
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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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/my-grandfather-says-even-after-partition-of-india-and-pakist/27215910/answers/27311071

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

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/.....had-the-partition-of-india-never-happened-how-different/26985417/answers/27102302

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The Juhapura model

A ghetto takes shape when members of an ascriptive group gather together in one place irrespective of class and other social factors. Revisiting a... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/the-juhapura-model/
Punjab Congress President Bajwa moots...

The Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee President Partap Singh Bajwa today proposed that the sacred Kartarpur Sahib shrine situated across Ravi in... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/punjab-congress-president-bajwa-moots-exchange-kartarpur-shrine-territory-across-border
Ayyappa Mandir celebrates Pran Prathishta Anniversary

Dharamvir Bharti's Andhayug, regarded as one of the most significant plays of modern India was written immediately after the partition of the... ...

http://www.centralchronicle.com/ayyappa-mandir-celebrates-pran-prathishta-anniversary.html
Khushwant Singh laid to rest at 'home'

in death, Khushwant Singh did his bit to maintain the ties between India and Pakistan. On Tuesday, a handful of his ashes were placed in a memorial... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/khushwant-singh-ashes-hadali-pakistan-punjab-fakir-syed-aijazuddin/1/357252.html
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

Mumbai: National Award winning filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is happy that a host of biopic films are being made post 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' even... ...

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