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Anti-colonial calendar celebrates Muslims who fought for f...

Launched by Strive UK, an advocacy group established by members from the Indian Muslim diasporic community, the calendar introduces 12...

Bangladesh could be another lost customer of MiG and Sukho...

Photo credit: Wikipedia A report in The Military and Asian Region [MAR, quoted by AnalisiDifesa] online portal says that...

By erasing traces of the Massacre, the Jallianwala Bagh Me...

Entrance to the Jallianwala Bagh memorial in Amritsar. Photo: Bernard Gagnon/Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 4.0 Some years ago, on a...

History, uploaded: Crowdsourcing a South Asian archive of...

A 'Daak' box, full of postcards carrying literary and historical accounts from the subcontinent [Courtesy of Mir Khubaib] Can a se...

Once upon a time: Pakistan's fabled storytellers fade away

Storyteller Mohammad Naseem in the Shogran hill area in Kaghan Valley, northern Pakistan on Nov 21, 2020.PHOTO: AFP Mohammad Nasee...

‘I knew my father would be hanged’: Remembering Nuremberg

The Frank children - (from left to right) Norman, Michael, Niklas, Sigrid and Brigitte - in 1942 at their house in Schliersee, German...

How Tipu Sultan and Haidar Ali inspired America’s founding...

Tipu Sultan firing at his adversaries during the siege of Seringapatam, 1791. Image credit: Wikimedia Commons [Public Domain]. The...

The Portuguese rediscovering their country's Muslim past

After fleeing war in his native Iraq, 33-year-old Mustafa Abdulsattar risked his life on a perilous boat trip from Turkey to Greece. O...