Friday, 18 January, 2019

Topic: Muhammad Ali Jinnah

A gathering of hindutva supporters | @BJP4India | Twitter

Is India in danger of becoming a Hindu Pakistan?

For the first time, India’s leaders have sought to redefine the country effectively as a home for South Asians that aren’t Muslims. 
Muhammad Ali Jinnah

The ‘greatest envoy’ of Hindu-Muslim unity who later ensured a separate Muslim nation

ThePrint remembers Pakistan’s founder and ‘Quaid-e-Azam’ (father of the nation) Muhammad Ali Jinnah on his 142nd birth anniversary.
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Imran Khan’s Christmas message shows the fundamental difference between India and Pakistan

Imran Khan’s tweet shows what happens when you grow up in a country whose Constitution is not fundamentally equal.
Asaduddin Owaisi

Not a tenant, but equal citizen: Owaisi hits back at Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi’s ‘nizam’ barb

Asaduddin Owaisi said he was Indian by choice, and added Indian Muslims had rejected Muhammad Ali Jinnah's two-nation theory.
Pakistan's English-language newspapers for sale in Karachi | Rizwan Tabassum/Getty Images

Jinnah’s paper, Dawn, refuses to be cowed down by the Pakistan army

When Pakistan goes to polls on 25 July, it will be the first time that two consecutively elected governments are handing over power, but political parties fear that the army is mounting a soft coup.
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Plugged-In: Karnataka results today & Smriti Irani loses I&B

Front Page Karnataka results in today: The results for this closely watched election will be declared today. ThePrint will be bringing top-notch live...
Muhammed Ali Jinnah | Three Lions/Getty Images

Why Jinnah once famously called AMU ‘the arsenal of Muslim India’

The AMU students worked as foot soldiers for the Muslim League during its election campaign in the 1945-46 elections that became a referendum on Pakistan.
Nala Ponnappa | Twitter

Last Laughs: The unhatched Lokayukta Bill and Trinamool’s ‘uncontested’ victory in Bengal

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.

AMU clash wasn’t between ‘patriots’ and students, Vice-President Hamid Ansari was the target

It is outrageous that the police stands idle when a mob, openly displaying arms, gets menacingly close to the guest house where the former Vice President Hamid Ansari is staying.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi leaves the home of Muhammad Ali Jinnah on 24th November 1939

Not just AMU, these bits of Jinnah’s legacy have also faced ire in modern India

The portraits and plaques of Muhammad Ali Jinnah in Indian institutions have irked many individuals and political parties since Partition.
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Does sedition law apply to JNU & Assam cases or is it being used as tool to stifle dissent?

Ten JNU students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya have been charge-sheeted under the sedition law for raising ‘anti-India’ slogan...