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The Ides of August
Indian Express

The Ides of August

This rare 1947 photograph provided by the Ministry of Defence shows Lord Mountbatten, Edwina Mountbatten and Jawaharlal Nehru at the first Independence Day celebrations in New Delhi. A report in Fauji Akhbar said Mountbatten and Nehru rescued ... Indian Express, 1 month ago

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Sligo Weekender, 3 weeks ago
Capital Bay, 1 month ago

The Queen's cousin was killed by the IRA while holidaying in Classiebawn Castle, in Mullaghmore, County Sligo.

The last Viceroy of India (1947) and the first Governor-General of the independent Dominion of India (194748) Lord Louis Mountbatten was killed by a bomb blast on his boat in Ireland on August 27, 1979. One of the earl's twin grandsons, Nicholas, ...
 Radio Pakistan3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

The tumbler trap

THE TUMBLER TRAP Fish poachers deploy many an ingenious method but this one was startling. On a ramble through the Shiwaliks, I came across a boy and a man placing steel tumblers in a gushing rivulet near Nanakpur village on the Pinjore-Baddi ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago
Melbourne Age

Adelaide gets that sinking feeling

Australian politicians and our defence department are always at their most deadly and damaging to industrial capacity when they are making acquisition decisions. When, for example, Australia decided to buy what was then called the TFX (and later the ...
 Melbourne Age1 week ago

Jinnah - some faded memories

9/11 has been a significant date for the entire world since 2001. But for me, as a Pakistani, this has always been an important date. It was on this day that our founder, our leader, Mohammad Ali Jinnah, passed away after a year of Pakistan's ...
 SAMAA TV1 week ago
Capital Bay

Prince William's delight and worry over Kate Middleton's baby announcement

Kate, 32, mother to Prince George, one, is expecting a child next year Prince William spoke openly yesterday of his concern for poorly wife Kate is again suffering from 'super sickness' hyperemesis gravidarum She did not accompany William on ...
 Capital Bay1 week ago Prince Harry reacts to Prince William and Kate's royal baby news  Capital Bay1 week ago

Partition and common people's voice

Despite all attempts on the part of Mahatma Gandhi, the partition of British India could not be avoided. It is painful to say that Gandhiji being a life-long follower of non-violence and believer of Hindu-Muslim brotherhood was defeated before the ...
 The Echo Of India3 weeks ago

Today in History August 27

Highlights of this day in history: Krakatoa erupts in South Pacific; President Lyndon Johnson and Mother Teresa born; America's first successful oil well; Britain's Lord Louis Mountbatten
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International Business Times India

How Gandhi Inspired Attenborough to Spend 20 Years, Mortgage House for Film

Film-maker Richard Attenbourough passed away at 90 Reuters British film-maker Richard Attenborough knew little about Mahatma Gandhi before he first read a biography on him, written by Louis Fischer on a winter day in 1962, when he was almost 40. ...
 International Business Times India3 weeks ago Richard Attenborough Dies: Highlights of His Career  The Guardian Express3 weeks ago Lesser known facts of Attenborough's 'Gandhi'  Times of India3 weeks ago

Jack the Ripper Claimed his First Victim (August 31, 1888)

by Michael Thomas Barry This week (August 25-31) in crime history: Outlaw Bill Dollin was killed (August 25, 1896); Jenifer Levin was found dead in New York's Central Park (August 26, 1986); NFL superstar Michael Vick plead guilty to ...
 Crime Magazine3 weeks ago
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