Sheikh Abdullah

No Mr. Omar Abdullah, nation would back Tathagata Roy on Kashmir

Omar Abdullah, Tathagata Roy, Mehbooba Mufti, 35A Article, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Ghulab Nabi Azad, Sheikh Abdullah, Wazir Commission, Jammu, Ladakh, Kashmir Valley, Article 370, JKPSC, Rohingya Muslims, Satya Pal Malik, Farooq Abdullah, Dogras, Gujjar-Bakerwals, Pahari, Gojri

Omar and his jaundiced eye

I woke up today to Omar Abdullah’s

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.

Why Muslims owe a lot to Sardar Patel

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Mahatma Gandhi, India, Indira Gandhi, Emergency, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Romila thapar, Somnath Temple, Haj Committee Act, NCERT, Ramachandra Guha, Jinnah, Syed Ahmad, Subhas Bose, Taj Mahal, Tipu Sultan, Bharat Ratna, The Hindu, NDTV, Bismarck, BJP, Rajmohan Gandhi, Permit system, Evacuee Property Law, Kashmir, Muslims, Christians, KM Munshi, Purushottam Das Tandon, Congress, Khurshid Alam Khan, Red Fort, Nizamuddin Auliya, Pathway to Pakistan, Choudhary Khaliquzzaman, Ram, Babri Ma

Sardar Patel: Did he really have anti-Muslim bias?

This is the centenary of the year when Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel first met Mahatma Gandhi and India got its unifier as we know the nation today.

“Nehru Conspiracy” & Dr. Mookerjee’s death

Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Bharatiya Jana Sangh, Bharatiya Janata Party, J & K, Amit Shah, Sambit Patra, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, Sheikh Abdullah, Dr. M. S. Golwalkar,  Nehru-Liaqat Pact, Dr. Koenraad Elst, East Bengal, West Bengal, East Pakistan, Hindu Mahasabha, Indian National Congress, Quit India Movement, Non-Cooperation Movement, Civil Disobedience Movement, Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy, Bengal Muslim League, Great Calcutta Killings, Noakhali Riots, Great Bengal Famine of 1943, Ispaha

Dr. Shyama Prasad Mookerjee (centre) with Nehru and Sardar Patel

Dr.

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.