The film depicts the partition of India, as experienced by the household of the last British Viceroy. For director Gurinder Chadha, it is a deeply personal story.
Indian Kashmir has heard a Catholic church ring its bell 50 years after it was silenced by protestors. Representatives of other faiths, including Muslims and Hindus, also celebrated the reactivation.
The 1917 Russian revolution had a great impact on South Asian political movements and leaders. DW talks to renowned Pakistani social activist and author Harris Khalique about its relevance today.
Key financial data leaked from two offshore firms has revealed how they help the global rich and powerful move their money abroad. The data features names of hundreds of Indians, stirring a fresh debate on tax fraud.
Hindus burned down his Muslim grandfather's store in India in 1947. On the 70th anniversary of the India-Pakistan border, musician Zeshan B tells DW how his family and cultural history inspires his soulful sound.
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