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August 14 To Be Observed As 'Partition Horrors Remembrance Day': PM Modi

Aug 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The pain of partition can never be forgotten, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

Jinnah's Role In Weakening Indian Territorial Integrity

Sep 24, 2020 Vappala Balachandran

Muhammad Ali Jinnah had demanded autonomy for the provinces and one third Muslim presence in all ministries. That was the beginning of the games played by the British in capitalizing on the fears of minorities in India.


Jinnah, Partition And The Rise Of Hindu Nationalism

The division of British India on the basis of religious majorities was the principal factor that reinforced and legitimized the ideology of Hindu nationalism.

Jinnah Was 'Secular', Congress' Communalism Caused Partition: BJP's CK Bose

Jan 22, 2020 ANI

Unfortunately, Jinnah passed away, and thereafter Pakistan became an Islamic state. But India remained a secular state and that is the spirit of India, CK Bose said.


Got Freedom But Lost Friends, Saw Division: Ruskin Bond On 1947

Ruskin bond recalls his memories of 1947, his friends and his meet with Azhar.

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14 March, 2019

Presenting The Past: Tracing History Of Shared Names Across India And Pakistan

Outlook Web Bureau

India-Pakistan, locked into a hyphenated relationship of a shared history and a divided present, is not just about rift but also about the many vestiges of unity that have survived seven decades.


11 March, 2019

Centre Directs State Govts To Put Enemy Properties To 'Public Use'

Outlook Web Bureau

Of the total properties left behind by those who took Pakistani citizenship, 4,991 are located in Uttar Pradesh, the highest in the country.


10 August, 2018

'Past Is Past': Dalai Lama Apologises For Saying Nehru Opposed Gandhi's Wish To Make Jinnah PM

Outlook Web Bureau

He had said Nehru had a "self-centred attitude" to become India's first prime minister even though Mahatma Gandhi was in favour of Muhammad Ali Jinnah taking the top post at that time.




24 January, 2018

'Deendayal Upadhyay Wanted A United India', BYJM Exam Paper Blames Nehru, Jinnah's 'Greed Of Power' For Partition

Outlook Web Bureau

Opposition Congress termed it a conspiracy to mislead the youth.


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05 August, 2017

Pakistan Textbooks Refer To Hindus As "Thugs" Who Killed Muslims

Outlook Web Bureau

The book says, Hindus were "thugs" who "massacred Muslims, confiscated their property, and forced them to leave India". The books also refer to Hindus as "traitorous"


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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