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Mar 14, 2017
Begum Jaan trailer: Vidya Balan looks indomitable as madam of brothel in this period dramaVidya Balan plays the titular character in Begum Jaan, the madam of a brothel located in Punjab during the Partition period.
Mar 14, 2017
Parliament amends Enemy Property Act; successors of immigrants to Pakistan & China can't inheritSuccessors of those who migrated to Pakistan and China during partition will have no claim over the properties left behind in India, after the parliament passed a bill on Tuesday to amend a 49-year-old law.
Mar 07, 2017
Begum Jaan first look: Vidya Balan in a stunning avatar as madam of brothelVidya Balan plays the madam of a brothel located near the India-Pakistan border in Begum Jaan, which is set during the troubled times of the Partition.
Mar 01, 2017
Ramjas clash: Letting loose 'break India' forces in campuses would Balkanise IndiaIndia needs to work towards strengthening its democracy rather than weakening it, which could well be the case if these "break India forces — the tukde gang" of few campuses have their way
Feb 21, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Be it Kairana, Muzaffarnagar or Aligarh, India is headed towards multiple 'Partitions'The nature of the partition need not always be territorial. India is heading towards multiple religious partitions in the midst of its cities and regions.
Jan 31, 2017
Ahead of Manipur elections, Naga Council to join 3 February tripartite talks in DelhiThe United Naga Council (UNC), which had imposed an indefinite economic blockade of Manipur on 1 November to protest against the creation of new districts, will take part in the proposed tripartite talks in Delhi on 3 February.
Jan 30, 2017
Is Aligarh Muslim University, once again, leading a campaign for Partition of India?After serving 35 years in the Indian Army, Brigadier (retd) Syed Ahmad Ali joined the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) as its pro-vice chancellor in 2012 and seems to have conveniently forgotten the secular ethos that are integral to the military life.
Dec 24, 2016
Sultan of Delhi review: Nowhere close to being the Indian Godfather, but the book has its meritsArnab Ray’s Sultan of Delhi: Ascension is an attempt not to mime that void into something material, but siphon the ruinous remains of a story that originates perchance out of partition.
Dec 22, 2016
Asif Karadia to return to Pakistan? After spending 49 years in India, he might be deportedAsif Karadia, a 51-year-old Pakistani national, was denied long-term visa extension by the Bombay High Court on Wednesday. Karadia, whose parents are India, is not a tourist in the country, but has been living in India for the last 49 years.
Dec 17, 2016
Krishen Khanna looks back on his friendship with MF Husain: 'He had a great sense of humour'In a conversation with Firstpost, Krishen Khanna (one of the leading, and last surviving modernists) held forth on his deep friendship with the late MF Husain, his love for poetry, and how — sadly — his paintings depicting Partition have not had a cathartic effect.