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May 18, 2017
Amarinder Singh rubbishes reports of ever mulling to join BJP, slams media for distorting old newsAmarinder, however, said there are ups and downs in politics and predicted that a time will come when the Congress will bounce back
Apr 13, 2017
Like Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan, these books and films also chronicle the Partition of IndiaFrom Faiz Ahmed Faiz's Subh-e-azadi to Khushwant Singh's Train to Pakistan, here is a list of books and films that capture the pain and pathos of Partition.
Oct 06, 2016
Petitioners seeking ban on Sardar jokes submit a 800-page response to SCThe Supreme Court has sought suggestions from the Sikh community on how to implement ban on Sardar jokes across platforms
Sep 24, 2016
Once a complex market, India is now opening up to the idea of well-connected literary agentsWhy Indian publishers will be forced to adopt the agent-only model to accommodate authors.
Apr 19, 2016
Sushma Swaraj in Iran: Good manners is no sign of weaknessIf Sushma had strode in to this meeting with skin showing and a sliver of her waist exposed in a sari which part of it would have made her critics feel that she had scored a point for the flag and the country.
Nov 02, 2015
No laughing matter: Lawyer seeking Santa Banta ban also blames Khushwant Singh for 'disservice' to SikhsHarvinder Chowdhury spoke to Firstpost about her PIL and circumstances that compelled her to ask for a ban on Santa and Banta jokes.
Aug 31, 2015
Citizen historians scrambling to collect 10,000 Partition storiesThe 1947 Partition Archive that began as a small grassroots effort to preserve the disappearing memory of Partition, at the University of California at Berkeley in 2011, has quickly spread across the globe to 157 cities
Nov 11, 2014
Above law: Commandos at service, Haryana Sant takes on courtThe Punjab and Haryana High Court has also pulled up the BJP government of Haryana for constituting a medical board to look in to the health of the Sant without its authorization or permission.
Jun 20, 2014
Hic Hic Hurray, not? Indians are drinking less whiskyIndia's love affair with whisky has been knocked down a few pegs. The growth in whisky drinking is slowing down. There's no danger it will dry up but our relationship with whisky is changing. As Facebook would say it's complicated.
Mar 21, 2014
Life's a great gift, I've tried to get as much out of it as I could: Khushwant SinghThe following excerpt is from Singh's introduction to The Free Thinker's Prayer Book.