Tag: Pandit Nehru

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  • Recalling Radcliffe’s division of India

    Recalling Radcliffe’s division of India

    It was the worst tragedy in the history of India. The impact was everlasting and would be melancholically endured by generations of Indians and Pakistanis. On the one hand, the nation was gleefully celebrating Independence Day and on the other a perennial line crystallised by Sir Cyril Radcliffe was forcing unwitting millions to migrate amidst …

    August 15, 2018
  • Only half the battle won

    Only half the battle won

    To begin with, it needs no rocket scientist to conclude that the reprehensible practice of instant triple talaq is not far away from becoming a punishable offence after the Lok Sabha on December 28 passed this historic Bill by voice vote. The Bill expressly stipulates a jail sentence of up to three years for the …

    January 11, 2018