Freedom and Fear: India and Pakistan at 70 - The Diplomat

In the midst of the monsoon of August 1947, British India ceased to be and gave way to two independent nations. The logic of this partition being religious and regional, the older and larger India was reinforced as a Hindu majoritarian society, while ...

'Partition is Not Over' - Newsweek Pakistan

For decades, Jogdas dreamed of moving to India to escape the persecution he suffered as a Hindu in Muslim-majority Pakistan. But the reality of life over the border is a far cry from those dreams. Seventy years after Partition unleashed the largest ...

A Country Divided - BBC News

It was one of the largest migrations the world has ever seen - with at least 10 million people on the move. Seventy years ago, in August 1947, British colonial rule in India came to an end. The country was divided into two independent states - Hindu ...