Toba Tek Singh was one of Saadat Hasan Manto’s last and most evocative works on Partition, and is still being adapted to stage and celluloid. But Toba Tek Singh is no fictional city. It was founded by a kind-hearted Sardar in Pakistan and one that cherishes his legacy of love
The Sri Harmandir Sahib or Golden Temple in Amritsar is the glittering heart of Sikhism but building and protecting it was a centuries-long journey of intrigue, wars and occupation. Catch the story of how the shrine was lost, destroyed and rebuilt
The Jallianwala Bagh massacre was a turning point in India’s history and the brutality of the mass killing often eclipses the human face of this monumental tragedy. On the anniversary of the massacre, we bring you the story of two widows who stood up to the British government by refusing to be silenced by ‘blood money’.