After a long and a bloody struggle, India achieved its independence on 15th August 1947. Every single Indian cheered as the Last Viceroy of India, Mountbatten left for his final parade. We capture the Reaction of International Newspapers clips worldwide. These Clips will give you chills if you're Indian. The Happiness of winning freedom, the grief of Partition, you will feel all of them. As we celebrate, 68th year of Independent India. We bring you the clips from News agencies worldwide. Share them with everyone. All these clips are very rare.
"Now that India is independent, the future of the diamond-studded imperial crown, left made especially for the durbar of King George V in India, is a problem for constitutional experts. India wants it back, along with other gifts presented to Britain."
Published on August 24th, 1947, the Milwaukee Journal.
Killings Mar birth of New States.
Published on 15th August 1947 in Sydney Morning Herald.
Sovereign Pakistan and India Born.
At the Streak of Midnight last night the British Raj died and the new nations of India and Pakistan were born.
Thuggery and Arson Subside Across India.
Any Indian who has shifted after partition can understand this picture very well.
Two Dominons are born.
Nation wakes to new life- Birth Of India's Freedom.
Painesville Telegraph - Aug 15, 1947
Free India is Born. We all take the pledge to protect India forever.
Split India is Jubilant At freedom.
The Sydney Morning Herald published on August 15, 1947.
Last Viceroy of East India Company Mountbatten, addressing the contingent of British troops which left Bombay for England, said: ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œI have come down to Bombay today to say good-bye to the first contingent of the British Forces in India to leave India after the transfer of power. This is a very historic day; because with the departure of the British forces, the outward and visible sign of British rule in India disappears. And its place is taken by something very much more valuable ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Âa really great friendship between the British and the Indians. I want to thank all the British forces for the part that they have played in establishing good relations in this country. Good luck to you; a pleasant trip home; and I hope you find everybody in good heart when you go back. Good-bye and good luck.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â