Partition

'Partition is not over': Pakistani Hindus find little refuge in India

'Partition is not over': Pakistani Hindus find little refuge in India

Many have no choice but to toil illegally in the stone quarries near where they live because their movements are strictly controlled by the authorities, suspicious of anyone from across the border.

 

Aug 13, 2017, 09:46 AM IST
Divided Muslim family yearns to reunite, 70 years after India-Pakistan split

Divided Muslim family yearns to reunite, 70 years after India-Pakistan split

As India and Pakistan prepare to celebrate 70 years of independence from Britain next week, thousands of families in the nuclear-armed neighbours remain divided by a border that strained diplomatic ties make harder to cross.

Aug 12, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
Huma Qureshi bemused over people's rigid ideologies and food habits

Huma Qureshi bemused over people's rigid ideologies and food habits

Actress Huma Qureshi said she is baffled by how people divide others on the basis of their rigid ideologies and food habits.

Jun 30, 2017, 10:50 AM IST
This mind-blowing video on 'Muhammad Ali Jinnah - The man who divided India' is MUST WATCH for every Indian

This mind-blowing video on 'Muhammad Ali Jinnah - The man who divided India' is MUST WATCH for every Indian

On the occasion of 70th Independence Day, here is a mind-blowing short film on 'Muhammad Ali Jinnah - The man who divided India'.

Aug 15, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Jaya Bachchan raises concern over migrant workers being targeted, warns of 'second partition'

Jaya Bachchan raises concern over migrant workers being targeted, warns of 'second partition'

Jaya Bachchan on Wednesday warned of a second "partition" in India.

Mar 17, 2016, 02:20 AM IST
After Partition and Babri, India most polarised now: P Chidambaram

After Partition and Babri, India most polarised now: P Chidambaram

The senior Congress leader said the poor and the marginalised were living amidst “great insecurity” and “great apprehension”.

Feb 27, 2016, 09:29 AM IST

Rediscover old tales in a forgotten language at Dastangoi Festival in Delhi

Dastango Aamir & Dastango Affan performing 'Dastan-e-Amir Hamza' at Dastangoi Festival

Dec 18, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Gandhi, Jinnah tried to avoid partition, says Kasuri

Former Pakistan Foreign Minister said 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.

Oct 13, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

DNA: 'Go back Rahul' slogans raised at OROP protest

Rahul Gandhi on Friday faced some resistance when he tried to join a protest by ex-servicemen over non-implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) as they insisted on not politicising the issue a

Aug 15, 2015, 00:03 AM IST

DNA: Pulwama encounter caught on camera

The 14-hour-long gunfight between the alleged Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists and Army jawans was caught on camera.

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Aug 14, 2015, 23:41 PM IST

Rival groups in Pakistan's Punjab end pre-partition enmity to give peace a chance

A pre-partition enmity between two families in Pakistan's Punjab province that claimed 125 lives has ended after the two sides struck a reconciliation deal.

May 03, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Goutam Ghose explores Partition in his next film

Celebrated filmmaker Goutam Ghose explores Partition of Bengal as the subject of his next film.

Mar 07, 2015, 12:31 PM IST

Beyonce Knowles, Jay Z going separate ways?

Singer Beyonce Knowles and husband-rapper Jay Z will reportedly "lead separate lives" while touring.

Jun 29, 2014, 20:54 PM IST

Beyonce cheating on Jay-Z with bodyguard?

Beyonce cheating on Jay-Z with bodyguard?

May 31, 2014, 20:39 PM IST

Beyonce pays tribute to late fan

Pop star Beyonce paid reverence to her super fan Chelsea Lee James after she died from cancer last week.

May 01, 2014, 16:47 PM IST

`Kya Dilli, Kya Lahore` depicts the pain of Partition: Vijay Raaz

Actor Vijay Raaz, who is turning director with period war drama `Kya Dilli Kya Lahore`, says his film raises some pertinent questions while depicting the pain and agony of Partition.

Apr 29, 2014, 19:07 PM IST

Jay Z, Beyonce buy house in London?

Celebrity couple Jay-Z and Beyonce have reportedly bought themselves a sprawling 5.5 million pound London townhouse.

Apr 23, 2014, 20:00 PM IST

Man buried alive in Pakistan home in search of gold

A young Pakistani man, in search of gold that a soothsayer told him a Sikh family had hidden during partition, was buried alive in a 30-feet deep well dug by him in his house.

Apr 14, 2014, 20:05 PM IST

Beyonce, Jay Z holiday in Dominican Republic

Singers Beyonce and Jay Z are enjoying a vacation in Dominican Republic to celebrate their wedding anniversary.

Apr 10, 2014, 19:42 PM IST