Mohammad Ali Jinnah
Opinion  /  Published 29.05.22

Singular achievement

The 161st birth anniversary of Pandit Motilal Nehru, twice president of the Indian National Congress — 1919 and 1928 — fell on May 6, 2022. Motilal Nehru was a great parliamentarian, ...
By Praveen Davar

Culture  /  Published 27.02.22

A Tale of Two Cities

Tyabji also supported Patel during the Bardoli Satyagraha. On the last day of the  conference, Gandhi decided to visit the people of Godhra’s Mahar compound. The compound was home to those ...
By Mehul Devkala

Opinion  /  Published 04.02.22

Genocide: refute or ignore?

In a US Congressional briefing, Gregory Stanton, Genocide Watch president and academic, said on January 12, “We are warning that genocide could very well happen in India.” A week later, in...
By Vivek Katju

India  /  Published 14.11.21

Opposition supports Taliban, says Adityanath

Those who are raising the issue of partition are in a way supporting the Taliban, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Sunday. His remark is seen as a veiled dig at the Samajwadi Part...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 20.10.21

Man and myth: The elusive A.Q. Khan

I recall the collective gasp of dismay that ricocheted around Islamabad in early February 2004 when A.Q. Khan appeared on television, confessing that he had acted against Pakistan’s interests in...
By T.C.A. Raghavan

Opinion  /  Published 30.01.21

The moral evolution of Mohandas K. Gandhi

The American writer, Louis Fischer, is best known for his book, The Life of Mahatma Gandhi, which Richard Attenborough drew upon while making his award-winning film of 1982. Fischer’s book ...
By Ramachandra Guha

India  /  Published 18.09.19

Thackeray claims no Pakistan if Savarakar was PM; Twitterati find it hard to digest

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday said Pakistan would not have come into existence had Hindutva ideologue Veer Savarkar been the country's Prime Minister at the time, and also demanded that ...
By The Telegraph in Mumbai

India  /  Published 03.07.19

Jinnah expected India and Pakistan to be best of friends

After preparing the Partition formula, Lord Louis Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of the Raj, requested Mahatama Gandhi for a meeting. Mountbatten told me when I met him, that he felt there was a halo w...
By Kuldip Nayar


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