Thursday, Sep 23, 2021

Khushwant Singh

How Bhagat Singh Was Sentenced Based On The Testimony Of Kushwant Singh's Father Sobha Singh

Mar 23, 2017 Ushinor Majumdar

The Indian Law Journal claims that all the witnesses had been coached and that Bhagat Singh had put the gun on a table before surrendering.

Khushwant Singh's Death Wish And Urdu Poetry

Dec 15, 2015 R.L. Saggar

How Urdu poetry provided Khushwant Singh solace and comfort towards the end of his life.

The Ghosts Of Khushwant Singh's Delhi

We are answerable for having let our religious identities drive us to killing each other. Khushwant Singh has shown us some of our handiwork in Delhi.


Aug 13, 2010 Khushwant Singh

"I had even written my own obit in 1943 when I was still in my twenties. It later appeared in a collection of short stories"

Khushwant: RIP

This obituary was published 31 years, one month and 7 days prematurely: in the Sunday Observer dated February 13, 1983.

10 February, 2014

'The Man Who Gets Things Done'

Ramachandra Guha

Khushwant Singh has just entered his 100th year. Time to recall an essay detailing why he once extolled Sanjay Gandhi, just the way a brash, bullying politician is currently being saluted

21 April, 2009

'Sex On Their Brains'

Vinod Mehta

When two legendary editors get together for a no-holds-barred conversation ranging from sex, dirty jokes to Maneka's "badly brought up" son, Varun, there is really nothing to hide. Excerpts from a recent conversation

22 January, 2008

Lost In Translation

Frances W. Pritchett

I'd like to believe that Khushwant Singh was writing with a wonderfully self-mocking sense of humour, but the whole peevish tone of his review suggests that when he says he f

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Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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