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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......

Who divided India?

Historian Stanley Wolpert's book -- Shameful Flight -- revisits Partition, and lays the blame for one of the most horrific episodes of the 20th century squarely on the shoulders of a......

Gurinder Chadha brings Mountbattens to India

The Viceroy's House features Lord Grantham playing Lord Mountbatten :) Gurinder Chadha is set to arrive in Jodhpur to begin shooting her new film The Viceroy's House, August 31 onwards. The......

Irrfan Khan to play Nehru?

Filmfare Award winner Irrfan Khan is expected to play India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in Cate Blanchett starrer Indian Summer, according to reports.Indian governmentofficials, being......

Bapu, Nehru & The Last Viceroy

Actor Surendra Rajan who plays Mahatma Gandhi along with Roshan Seth who plays Jawaharlal Nehru, during shooting for the film The Last Viceroy, in Pataudi, some 100 km south of New Delhi. The Last......
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Watch archival footage

Ever wondered what people did on the day India attained freedom? Other than Delhi, where the leaders of the freedom struggle were present to take... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/india-news/what-india-did-on-august-15-1947-watch-archival-footage/article1-1380234.aspx
How August 15 became Independence Day

How August 15 became Independence Day When astrologers proclaimed ‘Aug. 15 a date so inauspicious’, Nehru called the Constituent Assembly on... ...

http://www.asianage.com/columnists/how-august-15-became-independence-day-857
How August 15 became Independence Day

Gurdaspur has been in the news lately but, unfortunately, for the wrong reasons. There may be only a handful of people today in the district, or... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150814/commentary-op-ed/article/how-august-15-became-independence-day
Gurinder Chadha brings Mountbattens to India

The Viceroy's House features Lord Grantham playing Lord Mountbatten :) Gurinder Chadha is set to arrive in Jodhpur to begin shooting her new film... ...

http://www.rediff.com/movies/report/gurinder-chadha-brings-mountbattens-to-india/20150731.htm
Partition continues to cast a long shadow even today

The Partition of India and Pakistan is a much documented horror and several books, movies and documentaries have been themed around it. However,... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/section-ii/-partition-continues-to-cast-a-long-shadow-even-today/75882.html

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