Browsing: 1947

Cover Story

Those Dark Days

Barely married he was and the partition took place. After surviving the massacres at his…

History

Before Pathan Raids

A series of developments took place before and after the crucial three days between October…

People

Mixed Memories

Perhaps the oldest surviving pensioner, Abdul Rashid Khan studied forestry in the UK when Hari…

Conflict

Rare Survivor

Barely eight and he lost his family in 1947 riots with Hari Singh in town.…

Books

My Jammu Memories

People who survived 1947 and migrated have not forgotten their motherland. Sorayya Khurshid, who was…

Books

A Statesman

In 1947, Kashmir was literally independent for many fortnights. After rumours about the major princely…

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