“Pindi Memoirs by a Sikh Son of the Soil (Part 1)”

By Kanwarjit Singh Malik Editor’s Note: Kanwarjit Singh Malik was born in Rawalpindi in 1930. His family moved to India at the time of Partition in 1947. He joined Flying Club in Jalandhar, later was selected in Indian Air Force. After the retirement he served as senior Captain in Air India and Air Lanka.  I have […]

Rawalpindi’s Memoirs: History of Hockey in Rawalpindi (Part 1)

By Hussain Ahmed Editor’s Note: Hussain Ahmed was born in Rawalpindi on 6 June 1933. He passed his Matriculation from Denny’s High School in 1952. Then he attended Gordon College from 1952 to 1953. He is a retired manager of Allied Bank Ltd. He has a photographic memory and considered as an authority on Rawalpindi […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 19)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai   Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930′s, 40′s and 50′s. Continued from Part 18………. I have already […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 18)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930′s, 40′s and 50′s. Continued from Part 17………. During old days […]

“My Old But Ever New Pindi” (Part 17)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930’s, 40’s and 50’s. Continued from Part 16………. In Rawalpindi, during […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 16)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s. Continued from Part 15……….     […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 15)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s. Continued from Part 14………. Before 1940s the […]

Rawalpindi; Unforgettable Train Journeys

By Shaheda Rizvi, Canada Editor’s Note: Shaheda Rizvi lives in Montreal, Canada. This nostalgic article is about the time when she lived in Westridge, Rawalpindi way back in 1954-58. Over the years, I have traveled long distances and also short distances, high-speed (TGV) and also not so high-speed. Some train journeys were made for pleasure and […]

“My Old but Ever New Pindi” (Part 14)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s. Continued from Part 13………. During pre […]

My Old but Ever New Pindi (Part 13)

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai    Editor’s Note: The writer was born in Rawalpindi in 1925. He studied in Denny’s High School, Mission High School and Gordon College. He now lives in Dubai. He is writing a series of articles about the life in Rawalpindi during 1930s, 40s and 50s.   Continued from Part 12……….. […]