November 22, 2020 10:53 am
In The Lost Homestead: My Mother, Partition and the Punjab, Wheeler, the former wife of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, covers the complex subject of Partition as a very personal memoir of her Sikh mother's journey from Sargodha, now in Pakistan, to India and eventually to the UK.
October 05, 2020 9:30 am
The sight of 80-year-old Bilkis leading the Shaheen Bagh agitation was not a proud moment for our country. It reflects our sharp divisions, which have been made worse by the BJP leaders using foul language against Muslims.
September 30, 2020 3:58 pm
India’s relations with its neighbours will always be about carefully managing the inevitable difficulties that arise, writes C Raja Mohan.
September 25, 2020 7:43 am
In the confusion of moving, Daphia was allegedly kidnapped, and subsequently converted to Islam, married and bore seven children. However, she kept searching, for the other part of her family.
August 18, 2020 3:22 pm
As UK Parliament debated India Independence Bill 73 years ago, the British ‘regretted’ dividing the country even as they hoped that the ‘twin states’ will one day come together again
August 15, 2020 8:25 am
The actor, 76, on living through and learning from the dark times of war and violence
April 24, 2020 10:42 pm
The Khudai Khidmatgar was a non-violent movement against British occupation of the Indian subcontinent led by Abdul Ghaffar Khan, a Pashtun freedom fighter, in the North-West Frontier Province.
February 27, 2020 8:42 am
Speaking in Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed Jawaharlal Nehru had asked then Chief Minister of Assam Gopinath Bardoloi to differentiate between 'refugee' and a 'Muslim immigrant' when they came to India.
January 02, 2020 3:32 pm
Manjit Bawa’s 1984, in which the artist put the horrors of the anti-Sikh riots squarely on canvas, will be exhibited for the first time next week
December 14, 2019 12:17 pm
It is a moment of pride for all of us as this step will further strengthen India’s centuries-old ethos of assimilation and belief in humanitarian values.