By Col HP Singh
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2020 09:12 PM IST
During the Partition migration the idea of India was still in its infancy. The common people exhibited great compassion while lending a helping hand to alleviate the sufferings of the victims of the communal holocaust
Hindustan Times | By Percy Bharucha
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 01:51 PM IST
In these troubled times, Chhotu reminds us that hatred is rarely endemic and that goodness is inherently human
Surat | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 19, 2020 11:13 AM IST
He said the Act, which seeks to give citizenship to non-Muslim minorities when entered India before December 31, 2014 from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, should have been passed 70 years ago.
By Mridula Mukherjee
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2019 07:41 PM IST
History matters. With the British continuing to give the veto to Jinnah, that the Congress, with great reluctance, to avoid civil war, and because it was left with no choice, “agreed” to Partition
Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2019 09:52 AM IST
Two-day event commemorating the Sindhis experience of Partition ‘Journey through Sindh: A Lost Homeland Day’ began on Saturday at the Partition Museum here with the inauguration of the exhibition.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Nirupama Dutt
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 02:40 AM IST
The two most acclaimed poems on the Partition came from Urdu poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz, ‘Subah-e Azadi (The Dawn of Freedom) and Punjabi poet Amrita Pritam’s ‘Ajj Akhan Waris Shah Nu’ (Ode to Waris Shah) are well known.
Hindustan Times, Attari | By Surjit Singh
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2019 12:02 PM IST
A red carpet was rolled out at Attari to welcome the procession from Nankana Sahib; devotees arrived in droves to have darshan of Guru Granth Sahib saroop on the Indian side.
Jhabua | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2020 12:51 AM IST
By now, five phases of Lok Sabha elections are over. The sixth phase of polling is taking place on May 12, while the last phase on May 19. The counting of votes will take place on May 23.
Hindustan Times, Patiala | By Vishal Rambani
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2019 10:01 PM IST
The two were engaged in 2016 when Sarjeet visited her maternal uncle’s house at Samana in Patiala.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Harinder Baweja
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2019 10:07 AM IST
As a four-year-old in 1947, Amir Singh Virk held on to a tender memory — that of his older cousin bandaging his toe after he’d slipped and fallen.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2018 04:05 PM IST
Saying that it was a challenge to bring those accused in such cases to justice because they enjoyed political patronage, the court referred to other incidents of mass killings that had taken place in the country.
Hindustan Times | By Etti Bali, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2018 04:19 PM IST
As his home state grapples with floods, Oscar-award winning sound designer Resul Pookutty asks us to stay united in this tragedy. He also thanks the members of Bollywood fraternity who have come forward to show support.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Nirupama Dutt, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2018 11:30 AM IST
Psychiatrist Anirudh Kala’s ‘The Unsafe Asylum: Stories of Partition and Madness’ in interlinked episodes explores the impact of Partition on mental health in both countries, and even of the future generations.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2018 11:41 PM IST
Vande Mataram became controversial as a large section of the Muslims were opposed to the worship of Goddess Durga mentioned in the song. Congress later came to the decision that only the first two stanzas, of the originally five-stanza song, would be sung.
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By Toufiq Rashid
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2018 11:15 PM IST
Congress leader Saifuddin Soz claims that Sardar Patel had said Pakistan could take Kashmir and let go of Hyderabad Deccan, which had a majority Hindu population and was nowhere near Pakistan by sea or land.
Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By Rajesh Ahuja
UPDATED ON JUN 23, 2018 07:01 AM IST
Claiming it was helping the “common man’s struggle”, the magazine goes on to say that Pakistan has “moral and legal” obligation to support the “struggle” in Kashmir, an unfinished agenda of partition.
Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad, Islamabad
UPDATED ON MAY 08, 2018 11:13 PM IST
Sharif is also facing three corruption cases in an anti-graft court that were registered following the Supreme Court’s verdict in the Panama Papers case.
Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmed
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2018 08:29 AM IST
The Pakistani Prime Minister says India continues to deny the people of Kashmir the right to self-determination enshrined in UN Security Council resolutions.