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The philosophical malaise in Ek Desh, Ek Vidhan and Ek Pradhan offers just cause for asymmetrical federalism in India
India

The philosophical malaise in Ek Desh, Ek Vidhan and Ek Pradhan offers just cause for asymmetrical federalism in India

The entire Kashmir policy of the Government of India, right from 1947, is that of misplaced intrigue. Trying to hammer something which is brittle into malleability.

Glad India was partitioned, says K Natwar Singh; Congress veteran claims Muslim League wouldn’t have allowed country to function
India

Glad India was partitioned, says K Natwar Singh; Congress veteran claims Muslim League wouldn’t have allowed country to function

'I am glad that India was partitioned' or else the Muslim League would not have allowed the country to function and there would have been more 'Direct Action Days', Congress veteran K Natwar Singh said on Sunday.

Partition was a historic swindle that India, Pakistan and Bangladesh must see through; steps to undo British wrongdoing necessary
India

Partition was a historic swindle that India, Pakistan and Bangladesh must see through; steps to undo British wrongdoing necessary

A historical united people’s struggle led by patriotic, modern-minded leaders, like Mustafa Kemal of Turkey or the leaders of Japan after the Meiji Restoration, will be required for bringing about a transformation to lift India from the ranks of underdeveloped to developed countries

The dangers of exclusivist nationalism: Lessons from Jinnah's dilemmas and Theresa May's resignation
India

The dangers of exclusivist nationalism: Lessons from Jinnah's dilemmas and Theresa May's resignation

If the South Asian experience of the 20th century teaches us anything, it would be that it's important to be very, very careful to control the dosages of an exclusivist nationalism, since unchecked, a destructive search for the truly authentic can only lead to a narrower, more impoverished and depleted experience.

Multan's third-generation hat-maker sends special Jinnah cap to Pakistan's prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan
World

Multan's third-generation hat-maker sends special Jinnah cap to Pakistan's prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan

A third-generation Pakistani cap manufacturer, Abbas Ali, has sent a special Jinnah hat for the prime minister-in waiting Imran Khan.

India-Pakistan Partition wouldn't have happened had Jawaharlal Nehru not been selfish, says Dalai Lama
India

India-Pakistan Partition wouldn't have happened had Jawaharlal Nehru not been selfish, says Dalai Lama

Preceding the interaction, the Dalai Lama spoke extensively on India's ability to merge its rich traditional knowledge with modern facets of education.

Kairana alliance: A month after BJP's bypoll drubbing, Narendra Modi still a force in Hindutva lab
Politics

Kairana alliance: A month after BJP's bypoll drubbing, Narendra Modi still a force in Hindutva lab

Though the opposition is united against BJP, the electorate seems divided. Just because it was defeated in Kairana bypolls, there is no reason for BJP to feel downcast.

'Not about Muhammad Ali Jinnah': AMU community claims there's more to portrait row than meets the eye
India

'Not about Muhammad Ali Jinnah': AMU community claims there's more to portrait row than meets the eye

There is consensus not only among the students, teachers and the administration of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) but also locals that, contrary to the perception created by media reports, the recent controversy and violence around the 143-year-old varsity has little to do with the portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Delhi chapter of AMU alumni body writes to President Ram Nath Kovind, urges judicial probe into campus violence
India

Delhi chapter of AMU alumni body writes to President Ram Nath Kovind, urges judicial probe into campus violence

Condemning the violence on the Aligarh Muslim University campus, the Delhi chapter of the AMU Old Boys Association (AMUOBA) has demanded a time-bound judicial inquiry and immediate arrest of persons involved in the 2 May incident

Exams in AMU postponed amid tension over portrait of Mohammad Ali Jinnah in university
India

Exams in AMU postponed amid tension over portrait of Mohammad Ali Jinnah in university

Aligarh Muslim University postponed all examinations amid the prevailing tension within the campus over a portrait of Mohammad Ali Jinnah

Jinnah portrait row: Mani Shankar Aiyar sparks fresh controversy, calls Pakistan's founder Quaid-e-Azam
Politics

Jinnah portrait row: Mani Shankar Aiyar sparks fresh controversy, calls Pakistan's founder Quaid-e-Azam

With the row over the portrait of Mohammed Ali Jinnah in AMU intensifying, comments by Mani Shankar Aiyar have sparked new political outrage

BJP MP Satish Gautam raises objection over Jinnah portrait at AMU, student union says he was donor at university
India

BJP MP Satish Gautam raises objection over Jinnah portrait at AMU, student union says he was donor at university

A BJP MP has asked Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) to explain why it displays a portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah, triggering a row days after a student sought permission to hold an RSS shaka on its premises

Pakistan terms India 'mother of terrorism' at UNGA, exhorts international community to halt New Delhi's aggressive acts
India

Pakistan terms India 'mother of terrorism' at UNGA, exhorts international community to halt New Delhi's aggressive acts

Pakistan on Sunday accused India of adopting a posture of that of a "predator" and said if the international community wishes to avoid a dangerous escalation between the two neighbours, it must call on New Delhi to halt its provocations and aggressive actions.

SC petition alleges conspiracy in Mahatma Gandhi assassination, claims there was a second murderer
India

SC petition alleges conspiracy in Mahatma Gandhi assassination, claims there was a second murderer

The petition by Dr Pankaj Phadnis claims that Justice JL Kapur Commission of Inquiry had not been able to unearth the entire conspiracy behind the murder of Mahatma Gandhi

Rangoon's Julia, played by Kangana Ranaut, owes more to Dina Wadia than Fearless Nadia
Bollywood

Rangoon's Julia, played by Kangana Ranaut, owes more to Dina Wadia than Fearless Nadia

Rangoon, in many ways, is a silent tribute to Nadia's sister-in-law, the much less celebrated Dina Wadia

Sena criticises Modi's Lahore visit, says Pakistan's 'cursed' soil a death knell for politicians' careers
Politics

Sena criticises Modi's Lahore visit, says Pakistan's 'cursed' soil a death knell for politicians' careers

Citing examples of AB Vajpayee and LK Advani, Shiv Sena said that political careers of leaders who got too close to Pakistan have been on the wane.

Dilip Kumar had visited Pakistan twice on secret missions: ex-Pak foreign minister Kasuri
India

Dilip Kumar had visited Pakistan twice on secret missions: ex-Pak foreign minister Kasuri

Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri, who was in Mumbai for the launch of his book, said movie idol Dilip Kumar had visited Pakistan twice on secret missions for the Indian government.

Gandhi, Jinnah tried to avoid partition, says Khurshid Kasuri
India

Gandhi, Jinnah tried to avoid partition, says Khurshid Kasuri

Former Pakistan Foreign Minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri said on Tuesday the Indian sub-continent's history would have been different if Mahatma Gandhi and Mohammed Ali Jinnah had succeeded in their efforts to keep the country united.

Pakistan has strayed from 'unique vision' for which it was created, says Pakistani daily
World

Pakistan has strayed from 'unique vision' for which it was created, says Pakistani daily

Why was Pakistan created, asked a leading Pakistani daily on Friday, ruing that the country has strayed from the "unique vision" of protecting the rights of its minorities.

From Dracula to Jinnah: Six Sir Christopher Lee films you shouldn't miss
Life

From Dracula to Jinnah: Six Sir Christopher Lee films you shouldn't miss

Horror legend Christopher Lee, who has died at the age of 93, frightened the wits out of generations of movie-goers.