Partition(Search results - 22)
Beyond NewsAug 18, 2021, 8:26 AM IST
Radcliffe Line: How Were The India-Pakistan Partition Borders Drawn?
Let's revisit the story of how a man who had never visited India, Sir Cyril Radcliffe, got the task of 'drawing' the lines of partition.
IndiaJun 4, 2020, 3:02 PM IST
Truth versus Reality: Unshackling the Burdens of Intrigue in Kashmir
Col DPK Pillay’s article Truth versus Reality: Unshackling the Burdens of Intrigue in Kashmir exposes how news or photos that win awards often report inaccuracies as truths; including a recent photograph of a defiant protestor attacking a police vehicle in Kashmir.
The article was first published on Vivekananda International Foundation.
IndiaJan 7, 2020, 3:38 PM IST
How govt’s new domicile norms for Jammu, Kashmir will heal wounds of refugees stranded by partition
Once this provision is introduced, there would be a 15 year minimum residency norm for an outsider in order to attain domicile status in Jammu and Kashmir. Watch SimplifiedBy on MyNation to understand the importance of domicile certificate.
IndiaDec 18, 2019, 2:50 PM IST
When Jogendra Nath Mandal, a Pak Hindu minister rushed to India alleging anti-Hindu bias
Jogendra Nath Mandal was the first Hindu law and labour minister of Pakistan. But he resigned from his post after partition and returned to India, allegedly anti-Hindu bias in that country
ViewsNov 18, 2019, 1:44 PM IST
Citizenship Bill: Stranded by partition, time to grant refugee to sons and daughters of Bharat Ma
Moving on from decisions on Article 370 and Triple Talaq, Union home minister Amit Shah has been vocal about reviving the Citizenship Amendment Bill. All eyes are on another possible historic decision taken by the government with the Winter Session commencing today.
CricketOct 18, 2019, 7:43 PM IST
First test cricket between India and Pakistan: Interesting facts
India and Pakistan are considered arch rivals even while playing cricket. It is considered as a matter of pride. Watch the video to know what happened during the first test cricket match between India and Pakistan.
IndiaOct 15, 2019, 1:18 PM IST
Bharat Ratna for Veer Savarkar: Allegations the leader faced and their rebuttals
With the BJP promising Bharat Ratna for Veer Savarkar in his Maharashtra election manifesto, let’s take a look at several allegations against the leader and the rebuttals for the same.
IndiaOct 10, 2019, 7:38 PM IST
Why does Congress love Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party? Does Nehru have a role to play?
Why does the Congress love the Labour Party? And why does the Labour Party always needle India on the sensitive issue of Jammu and Kashmir? Read on as we reveal it to you.
IndiaSep 26, 2019, 11:32 AM IST
PM Modi extends wishes to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on birthday
Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended his greetings to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the latter’s birthday. Dr. Manmohan Singh was born on September 26, 1932, in Punjab's village of Gah before partition.
IndiaAug 15, 2019, 4:11 PM IST
Independence Day: This family recalls blood-shed, loss, destruction and shock of partition
On the one hand, India and Pakistan are celebrating Independence Day. But on the other, Kaur’s family still remembers the horrors of partition that sent shivers down their spine 72 years ago.
IndiaAug 12, 2019, 7:28 PM IST
Independence Day special — This day that year: What happened on August 12, 1947?
Here are five major happenings that occurred on August 12, 1947. We recall the days leading to India gaining independence from the British on August 15, 1947
IndiaAug 8, 2019, 8:53 AM IST
Ayodhya case in Supreme Court: Nirmohi Akhara draws CJI's anger
The top court is hearing 14 appeals filed against the 2010 Allahabad high court judgment, delivered in four civil suits, that the 2.77-acre land in Ayodhya be partitioned equally among the three parties — the Sunni Waqf Board, the Nirmohi Akhara and Ram Lalla
IndiaAug 2, 2019, 5:37 PM IST
First time after partition, 'Nagar Kirtan' carrying Guru Granth Sahib arrives from Pakistan to India
Guru Nanak 550th birth anniversary: First time after independence, Nagar Kirtan arrived from Nankana Sahib district of Pakistan's Punjab province to Attari (Amritsar) in India.