Social media is abuzz with the Google ad which has touched millions of heart across the country. The advertisement by Google depicts two elderly friends who reunite for the first time after the partition of India and Pakistan.
The publishers of former BJP leader Jaswant Singh`s controversial book on Jinnah have rushed about 5,000 copies to Gujarat within 24 hours of the state high court setting aside the ban on it by the Narendra Modi government.
Call it a ripple effect – not only Jaswant Singh`s Jinnah chronicle is enjoying a "very good sale" in the ongoing Delhi Book Fair but other publications on the Pakistan founder and Partition are on high demand too.
Union Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi on Saturday said Jaswant Singh`s argument in his book that Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Patel were also responsible for the partition
of India "does not deserve a reply."
Mohammed Ali Jinnah did not win Pak as Cong leaders Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel "conceded" Pakistan to the Quaid-e-Azam with the British acting as an ever helpful midwife, says senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh.