Lord Mountbatten

Spare us your history lessons, Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama, Mahatma Gandhi, Jinnah, Pt. Nehru, Lord Mountbatten, Muslim League, Congress, VP Menon

Dalai Lama: spare us your history lessons

It’s such a humbug from the 14th

Nehru & his “Himalayan blunders”

Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Hindu Civil Code, India’s China War, Pak Raiders in Kashmir, Maharaja Hari Singh, Sheikh Abdullah, Sardar Patel, Sam Manekshaw, Lord Mountbatten, Srinagar, United Nations, Azad Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, Neville Maxwell, Henderson-Bhagat report, Britain, Pakistan, Nepal, China, McMahon, NEFA, Tibet, Simla Conference, Aksai Chin, Ladakh border

Nehru fell into Mountbatten's trap

Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru (the title of Pandit is a little incongruous for a sworn secularist) passed away on this day (May 27), 54 years ago in 1964.

Facts on J & K that never reached you

Jammu and Kashmir, Left Historians, Indian Union, Hari Singh, Letter of Accession, Lord Mountbatten, Ladakh, Gilgit, Sheikh Abdullah, Baltistan, Mirpur, Muzaffarabad, National Conference, Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah, Gujjar, Shia, Ladakh, Government of India Act 1947

Maharaja Hari Singh, Nehru and Sheikh Abdullah

History, in India, is a strange subject and historians even stranger. The subject is reviled by students who perceive it to be dull and boring.