Trailing the Silk Route: The Biswas Villa

Trailing the Silk Route: The Biswas Villa

Click here to read PART1 of this story Biswas Villa in Srinagar The entire family left Murshidabad overnight, leaving behind ...
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Gandhi's Children

Gandhi’s Children

Sharad and Kajal Pandya An image of my parents -in-law that’s never ceased to inspire me – a picture of ...
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India, Torn (II) : A witness to history in the making

India, Torn (II) : A witness to history in the making

Continued from part I …… Dad had been hearing about partition for quite some time. Finally it came to be ...
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India, Torn (I):   Haunting Memories

India, Torn (I): Haunting Memories

KARACHI                                        ...
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The Voyage

The Voyage

I joined the Indian Navy in 1949 after graduating from Presidency College. It was still the Royal Indian Navy. Cochin ...
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Freedom, Food and the Tragedy of Deaths

Freedom, Food and the Tragedy of Deaths

 I came to live in Coochbehar with my parents- in- law after I was married. Coochbehar, 700 kilometres north ...
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