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A tragic love story amid India-Pakistan conflict
Pakistan Today

A tragic love story amid India-Pakistan conflict

Courtesy BBC In the midst of Pakistan-India partition in 1947, many families were torn apart after the, one such tragic love story is recounted by Mohammad Javed, an Indian man who fell in love with a Pakistani girl, and suffered torture at the ... Pakistan Today, 1 week ago

Wing and a prayer

WE ALL know, at the very least, the bare bones story of Israel's 1948 Independence War: the UN partition plan that the Arab nations rejected; the ensuing war in response to said rejection; the Haganah's role and so on. I never thought about the ...
 Intermountain Jewish News1 month ago

George & Dragon's makeover on 'Bar Rescue'

George and Dragon got a makeover courtesy of "Bar Rescue." (Photo: ) Story Highlights The 22-year-old Phoenix pub closed for a few days in January during the taping of the show The episode is titled "How to Train the Dragon" and airs Sunday, ...
 AZCentral.com1 week ago

A timeless source of inspiration

RITWIK Ghatak is the tragic genius who is invariably remembered on special occasions like his 40th death anniversary. It gives niche audiences — academics, students of cinema and others who keep themselves updated on film history — an ...
 The Statesman3 weeks ago

Urdu's Greatest Novels: Mustansar Hussain Tarar is the storyteller of our time

Two lucky coincidences made Mustansar Hussain Tarar a writer who was otherwise an avid fiction reader and a travel enthusiast. In 1958, Majeed Nizami who was then Nawai Waqt correspondent in London asked Tarar to write a travelogue about his days in ...
 The Nation Pakistan1 month ago


The book reads like a detective story with real flesh and blood characters. Srinagar, Publish Date: Mar 23 2016 11:09PM | Updated Date: Mar 23 2016 11:09PM Representational Pic Do you know Dulat, the only thing straight in Kashmir are the ...
 Greater Kashmir1 month ago

The love story of Anita and Mohan Rakesh

It isn't easy to find Anita Rakesh's house in Delhi's crowded, busy East of Kailash area and I reach more than half an hour late. She is sitting in her room on her bed, wrapped in a blanket, a tiny TV flickering in front of her with the sound turned ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Hunger and Poverty: Top national agenda

The devastating earthquakes that struck Nepal last year served as a tragic reminder of the country's vulnerability to natural disasters. Yet the brave response of the worst-hit populations, including many family farmers and rural communities, is ...
 South Asia Monitor1 month ago

Springtime voices: Partition led to violence

Speake­rs say Jinnah, Gandhi's vision­s of Pakist­an, India ruined by the violen­ce surrou­nding births PHOTO: AFP ISLAMABAD: Had Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Mohandas Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Vallabhbhai Patel, Abul Kalam Azad and others ...
 The Express Tribune2 weeks ago

The Punjabi contribution to cinema VII

With their skill in Urdu, Punjabi story and script writers were prominent in Calcutta and Bombay and, of course, Lahore. We have already discussed in previous articles the genius of Kidar Sharma (born Narowal 1910 died Mumbai 1999) who wrote film ...
 The Friday Times2 weeks ago
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