Great Indians - Khushwant Singh
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Khushwant Singh
(Unmatched Journalist)

Khushwant Singh, the well known author and journalist has been awarded ”The honest man of the year”. He was the editor of “The Illustrated Weekly of India” and revolutionised the magazine, by publishing articles from every sphere of life.

He was bom on 2nd February 1915 in Hadali, Punjab. He studied from Lahore, King’s College and got degree of Barrister from London. He married Kawal Malik. He came back to India and did many respectable jobs before being Editor of The Illustrated Weekly of India. He then became Chief-Editor of Hindustan Times, New Delhi.

Then he was Member of Parliament (1980-86) in India. He has written “A History of the Sikhs” which is a remarkable document. Another book “Train to Pakistan” is his popular book in which he has written fiction about India and Pakistan. “The Company of Women” and “Nature Watch” are also wonderful books written by him. He contributed all material on sikhism in Encyclopedia Brittanica. He protested against Union Government’s action of sending armed forces into Golden Temple, Amritsar in 1984. After operation Blue Star, he returned his ‘Padma Bhushan’ Award to the Indian Government. He has also been awarded many honours like Grover Press Award for the best work of fiction (Train to Pakistan) . Thus Khushwant Singh is a noted writer, journalist as well as a lively person. He has written around 28 books including his autobiography, “Truth, Love and a Little Malice”.