Legacy of the Raj
Born in Mumbai, Mihir Bose has won numerous awards for his wide-ranging journalism over four decades. Now the BBC’s sports editor, he reflects here on democracy in India – and asks if the British really wanted their former colony to survive
Read the above article to discover what kind of hatred the departing British had for the Hindus, including Churchill. Partition was their way of saying “screw you idolators.” The same Hindu hatred still remains in them and it will remain as long as Christian fundamentalism continues to survive in Western societies. These philosophies of “Our god is true, your god is false” are the curse of the world. There will never be peace as long as these philosophies remain the bed rock of some civilisations.