Muhammad Ali Jinnah

OPEN TO OPINION

POLITICS

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Partition, Pakistan, Jinnah, Muhammad Ali Jinnah

How Pakistan ended up trapping Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Quaid-i-Azam became a 'virtual prisoner in his palace'.

VOICES

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Communalism, Partition, Right-wing, Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Why India badly needs that Jinnah portrait at AMU

Removing his portrait will be a step towards erasing his sins from our memories.

VOICES

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Karnataka election, Karnataka Assembly polls, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Amusu

Was AMU-Jinnah controversy used to split Karnataka polls mandate?

Caught between a portrait and Hindutva, the varsity shows the way.

ART & CULTURE

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Muhammad Ali Jinnah, India, Pakistan, Hussain Haqqani

How the tragedy of Pakistan began with Jinnah’s flaws

Hussain Haqqani's book is an important read for those in India who believe Pakistan and Pakistanis are no different from ‘us’.

ART & CULTURE

 |   Long-form
Jinnah, Marriage, Book Extract, Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Private matter of Mr and Mrs Jinnah's love and desires

[Book extract] The man she discovered was not the fierce and passionate lover of her dreams.