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Definition(s):

  • (n) Indian statesman who was the founder of Pakistan as a Muslim state (1876-1948)

News

  1. Guest column: Oppression of women fuels world's unrest

    Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, is reported to have said that "no nation can ever be worthy of its existence that cannot take its women along with the men."
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

  2. Bus blast, hospital attack kill at least 22 in Pakistan

    Meanwhile, bombs raze a museum about Muhammad Ali Jinnah, who founded the country in 1947.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Portland Press Herald

  3. Historic home of Pakistan's founder destroyed in attack

    QUETTA, Pakistan, June 15 (UPI) -- The historic home of Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, was destroyed Saturday in an attack that killed a security guard, officials said.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: UPI

Quotes

  1. "I think we have misunderstood Jinnah because we needed to create a demon. We needed a demon because in the 20th century the most telling event in the subcontinent was the partition of the country," Singh said.
    on Aug 17, 2009 By: Jaswant Singh Source: Indian Express

  2. Announcing Jaswant's expulsion, then Party President Rajnath Singh said, "Views expressed by Jaswant Singh in his book Jinnah: India-Partition-Independence said it was actually one against 'six persons' or 'two pilots and four terrorist hijackers'....
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Rajnath Singh Source: Daily Times

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