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Mohammad Ali Jinnah

'Rahul Jinnah more appropriate,' says BJP; 'Savarkar nation's idol,' Sena joins

Veer Savarkar is revered as Hindutva icon for BJP but is accused by its rivals of tendering apologies to British government.

14 Dec 2019 7:36 PM

1919: The turning point in our freedom story

It is only right that both countries should jointly commemorate events such as Jallianwala Bagh and honour heroes such as Bhagat Singh.

14 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

People’s Jinnah and his memorial hall

The campaign that inspired the memorial began the day of Willingdon’s insult to B.G. Tilak at a provincial war conference on June 10, 1918.

27 Jan 2019 2:33 AM

Swaraj: Jinnah House soon to become MEA property

innah House was the residence of Mohammad Ali Jinnah in Malabar Hill of south Mumbai.

20 Dec 2018 6:43 AM

No govt has the right to stifle people’s voice

There is a profound misconception of the role of the people and their surrogate the media in the making of foreign policy.

25 Nov 2018 12:00 AM

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Why Bangladeshis hate Jinnah

Jinnah’s attitude completely shocked all those who supported his two-nation theory on the basis of religion.

10 May 2018 5:26 AM

Fatwa issued against Jinnah in UP

Bareilly dargah asks Muslims to not stand by Pak founder.

09 May 2018 2:29 AM

Jinnah is not the target, it’s India’s liberals under attack

There’s no logic to what mindless hordes do to pander to their notions of nationhood on either side of the border.

09 May 2018 12:27 AM

AMU controversy: Police arrest two over violence at varsity

Amit Goswami and Yogesh Varshney, former city president of Hindu Yuva Vahini, were arrested late on Sunday and sent to jail, police said.

07 May 2018 2:50 PM

AMU on edge after saffron activists burn Jinnah effigy

BJP MP Satish Gautam had written to the AMU vice-chancellor demanding that the portrait of Jinnah should be removed without delay.

03 May 2018 1:27 AM

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BJP MP wants Jinnah photo removed from AMU

The portrait was installed in 1938 before Partition, at the peak of Muslim League campaign for a separate nation for Muslims.

02 May 2018 1:07 AM

Farooq Abdullah blames Nehru, Azad, Patel for India’s ‘division’

Abdullah's comments drew strong reaction from Jitender Singh, who asked the NC chief to 're-read the history of the sub-continent'.

05 Mar 2018 12:17 PM

Venkaiah Naidu, Hamid Ansari spar on ‘unease of minorities’

Outgoing V-P warns of ‘tyranny’ if criticism is not allowed; BJP hits back, VHP likens Ansari to Jinnah.

11 Aug 2017 2:24 AM

70-yr itch as 2 nations look back to 1947

Pakistan’s trajectory was delineated long ago. That is not the only example, though, of a lack of foresight.

10 Aug 2017 12:19 AM

How Pakistan is courting the abyss

For Jinnah, ‘Pakistan’ was more a means of grasping power, rather than any conviction of creating an Islamic state.

23 Jun 2017 12:48 AM

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Book review: The love affair that shook India…

It is because of Reddy’s ability to pore through all the material and connect the dots that she brings these two hazy figures to life.

16 Apr 2017 2:10 AM

On terrorism, some points for Pakistan to ponder about

This is not the first Sufi shrine they have targeted, and it’s unlikely to be the last.

23 Feb 2017 6:03 AM