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HISTORY

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...