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Vivek Iyer
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10 votes

How did people and goods move between East Pakistan and West Pakistan?

8 votes

Why M.K. Gandhi preferred Nehru for Prime Minister candidate and not Sardar Patel?

6 votes

How well did William III speak English at time of the Glorious Revolution in 1688?

5 votes

Why are there so few Greeks and Macedonians in India?

5 votes

What were the main causes of successful take over of India by Britain?

4 votes

Why didn't Pakistan try to wrest Kashmir from India in 1962 but tried to do so in 1965?

4 votes

Are there primary sources about Jinnah's vision for Pakistan?

4 votes

What do these lines on the origins of Hindu/Muslim communal consciousness mean?

3 votes

Why was Spanish Fascist dictatorship left in power after World War II?

3 votes

Why did Syria intervene in favour of the Maronites during the Lebanese Civil War?

3 votes

Why could China keep most of the lands it conquered after 17th century but European powers could not?

3 votes

Has a British peer ever come to live in a typically lower class way?

2 votes

Military intervention in government in India and Pakistan

2 votes

In 19th century India, pre and post Raj, did any private British citizens actually own land in India?

2 votes
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What are the major religious 'families' which formed independently of other families?

2 votes
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Other examples of Enclave created for protection of a Mixed Race

2 votes

Why did the Indian National Congress fail to convince Indian minorities to support united India

2 votes

Why was there calm in Indian-held Kashmir until 1989? What happened in 1989 that triggered the public unrest that still continues to this day?

2 votes

Have famous rabbis ever converted to Islam?

2 votes

What was the role of Indian princes and aristocratic landowners under British colonial rule?

2 votes

Had the Chinese leadership considered the famine in Soviet Union in 1930s before starting the Great Leap Forward?

1 vote

Were there any Muslims left in the Indian side of the Punjab after the 1947 riots?

1 vote

How were newspapers delivered to flats in post-War Britain?

1 vote

Why did the United States decide to cross over the 38th parallel to North Korea after they attacked South Korea?

1 vote

What made early 20th-century Vienna such an incubator for various intellectual activities?

0 votes

What made early 20th-century Vienna such an incubator for various intellectual activities?

0 votes

Was democracy present in India before British colonization?

0 votes

To what extent did Gandhi affect the factors that led to the partition of India?

0 votes

What was the first successful non violent independence movement?

0 votes

When was the idea of a unified India conceived?