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The Birth and Partition of a Nation: India's Independence Told in Photos

Pakistan. Peshawar, 1947. The Partition of a Nation. In 1947 the British Raj became the two independent nations, India and Pakistan

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from The Quirky Traveller Blog

Celebrating India's Independence Day - photo essay

To celebrate World Heritage Day, we're celebrating some of the worlds top monuments and sites of cultural and architectural significance. The Taj Mahal, India is up there with the best. Have you visited it yet?

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INDEPENDENCE INDIA AUGUST 1947 (GOV 1929) Watched by Lady Mountbatten, Jawaharlal Nehru is sworn in as India's first Prime Minister by the outgoing Viceroy, Lord Mountbatten.

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Indian Philately: First Three Stamps of India after Independence

http://jainismus.hubpages.com/hub/Indian-Philately-First-Three-Stamps-of-India-after-Independence

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India 1947 Ashoka Lions 1 and half annas - Postage stamps and postal history of India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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A sepoy (an infantry private in the British East India Company's army) mounted on a camel, circa 1857. One of the Indian soldiers who assisted the British in suppressing the Indian Mutiny 1857/India's First War of Independence.

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