Interview with Kuldip Nayar (2) [sound recording]

Material Information

Interview with Kuldip Nayar (2) [sound recording]
Series Title:
India: A People Partitioned Oral Archive
Nayer; Kuldip (b 1923); journalist and peace activist
Whitehead; Andrew (fl 1974-2014); journalist and historian ( contributor )
Nayer, Kuldip, 1923- ( contributor )
Whitehead, Andrew (Journalist) ( contributor )
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Copyright Date:
© 2018 Andrew Whitehead and the interviewee(s). All rights reserved. Used here with permission.


Subjects / Keywords:
ایشیا -- برطانوی راج
एशिया -- ब्रिटिश राज
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਬਰਤਾਨਵੀ ਰਾਜ
এশিয়া -- ব্রিটিশ ভারত
Asia -- Pakistan -- Punjab -- Sialkot -- Sialkot
ایشیا -- پاکستان -- پنجاب -- سیالکوٹ -- سیالکوٹ
एशिया -- पाकिस्तान -- पंजाब -- सियालकोट -- सियालकोट
এশিয়া -- পাকিস্তান -- পাঞ্জাব -- শিয়ালকোট
ਏਸ਼ੀਆ -- ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ -- ਪੰਜਾਬ -- ਸਿਆਲਕੋਟ
Partition of India (1947) ( LCSH )
Pakistan -- History -- Partition (1947) ( LCSH )
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 ( LCSH )
India-Pakistan Conflict, 1947-1949 -- Oral histories ( LCSH )
تقسیم ہند (1947)
ভারত বিভাজন (1947)
भारत का विभाजन (1947)
ਭਾਰਤ ਦੀ ਵੰਡ (1947)
(1947) ہندستان دی ونڈ
Refugees ( LCSH )
جناح ، محمود علی ، 1876-1948
Jinnah, Mahomed Ali, 1876-1948
Panjabi language -- Dialects
Punjabi language -- Dialects
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਲਹਿਜ਼ੇ
پنجابی پڑبولیاں
پنجابی کے لہجے
Oral histories
Spatial Coverage:
Asia -- British Raj
32.4925 x 74.531111


Kuldip Nayar interviewed about Sialkot; Punabi dialect; leaving Sialkot; experience of being a refugee during Partition; Muhammad Ali Jinnah; India-Pakistan relations. ( en )
General Note:
Biographical history: Kuldip Nayer, a columnist, peace activist and former diplomat. He was born in Sialkot, Punjab on the 14th August 1923. In August 1947, Nayer travelled by foot from Sialkot, Pakistan to the Indian border. He worked as Urdu press reporter and was editor of 'Indian Express'. Nayer was appointed High Commissioner to Great Britain in 1990 and was a member of India's delegation to the United Nations in 1996. In 1997, he was nominated to the upper house of Indian Parliament. He is a human rights activist leading advocate of improved Indian relations with Pakistan.
General Note:
Interview by Andrew Whitehead at Kuldip Nayar's home in Delhi, India
General Note:
Conditions governing reproduction: The recording is available for consultation without restriction, and short extracts (up to 50 words) can be published with an appropriate acknowledgement. Any publication of longer extracts or use of interviews for broadcast requires the prior written permission of Andrew Whitehead.
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Duration: Duration: 00:30:37
General Note:
Recording no.: 22
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Date of Interview: 29 October 1996
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Audio datafile digitised from original recording on cassette tape. Original: OA3 Tape 19, Side A
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Related material: Partial transcript and notes compiled by Andrew Whitehead available at SOAS Library. Reference: OA3/02/01
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Publication note: Research for broadcast of the BBC World Service radio series 'India: A People Partitioned' (1997)
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Order with this reference: OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4
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VIAF (name authority) : Whitehead, Andrew (Journalist) : URI

Record Information

Source Institution:
SOAS University of London
Holding Location:
Special Collections
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
OA3, India: A People Partitioned, DVDs & CDs, Box 4 ( Order with reference )
OA3/01/03/12 ( CALM Reference number )


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