A cabal of self-confessed Hindu nationalists,as distinct from Indian nationalists,consistently lauds Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel because it finds in him a soulmate. He is not praised by himself;significantly,he is always pitted against Nehru. By A.G. NOORANI
“The communalism of a majority is apt to be taken for nationalism.”
- Jawaharlal Nehru on January . . . →Read More:India’s biggest threat
Away it went in ignominy,on hundreds of wheelbarrows to be dumped in a dirty,humid and putrid discarded horse stable. I am talking about one of the world’s finest,and surely the second largest collection of rare books,manuscripts and document dealing with the history of Punjab,from Kabul to Delhi and from Kashmir . . . →Read More:Our history,dumped in a stable
The leaders of India and Pakistan have agreed to restore calm on their de facto border in Kashmir after a spate of recent shootings in order to improve strained relations. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif reached the agreement during a landmark meeting on the sidelines of the 68th UN . . . →Read More:Positive discussions on Kashmir tension
TheNation Editor-in-Chief and Nazaria-e-Pakistan Trust (NPT) Chairman Majid Nizami has reiterated that Kashmir would be freed,even if by struggle.
“Free the jugular vein otherwise our country would be converted into a desert,” he added.
. . . →Read More:Majid Nizami urges for the freedom of Kashmiris
Though western media have a soft corner for India,as they consider it a largest democracy of the world and a secular state,reports abound that India’s security forces use torture and rape as a weapon to punish,intimidate,humiliate and degrade the victims in Kashmir and elsewhere in India. The pattern of Army’s misconduct . . . →Read More:The Amazing Indian Army