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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......

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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Q. write few lines on Independence day
:  A. Independence Day of India is celebrated on Fifteenth of August (8/15/47) to commemorate its independence from British rule and its birth as a...... more

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NILESH RASIKBHAI PAREKH
Q. who was the last viceroy of India???
NILESH RASIKBHAI PAREKH:  A. Governor General - Lord Louis Mountbatten more

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sangeetha
Q. Who was the last Viceroy of India ?
Sangeetha:  A. Lord Louis Mountbatten more

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RAJESH  ALHAT
Q. Who was the first Indian to become the advisor to the British Viceroy?
RAJESH ALHAT:  A. Vapal Pangunni Menon, also known as V. P. Menon, was an Indian civil servant who played a vital role in the partition of India and the integration...... more

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George Mathew
Q. Who was last Governeral General under the British rule ?
George Mathew:  A. Viceroy Lord Louis Mountbatten more

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Partition and common people's voice

Despite all attempts on the part of Mahatma Gandhi, the partition of British India could not be avoided. It is painful to say that Gandhiji being a... ...

http://echoofindia.com/reflex-action/partition-and-common-people-s-voice-66298
How Gandhi Inspired Attenborough to Spend 20 Years, Mortgage House for Film

Film-maker Richard Attenbourough passed away at 90 Reuters British film-maker Richard Attenborough knew little about Mahatma Gandhi before he... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/how-gandhi-inspired-richard-attenborough-spend-20-years-mortgage-house-film-607563
Veil of history has done harm to Kashmir

India cannot afford to nurture holy cows. It should lay bare the role played by the British, especially Mountbatten with his mesmeric hold on... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/edit/veil-of-history-has-done-harm-to-kashmir.html
Dishing out the dirt

The American and British reading public can devour countless books of politicians washing their dirty linen — and other people’s linen — in... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/leisure-writing/bitihaasb-dishing-out-dirt-388
Why historians feel the destruction of 1.5 lakh government files is akin to the Taliban destruction of the Bamiyan Buddha statues

“Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.” - Ray Bradbury In a development reminiscent of the Dark Ages and the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/standpoint-why-historians-feel-the-destruction-of-15-lakh-government-files-is-akin-to-the-taliban-destruction-of-the-bamiyan-buddha-statues-1998173

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