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Links Between Canada and India 
Text  Rau, Sir Benegal Narsing, Links Between Canada and India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 26 Apr 1951, 378-385  The similar democracies that are India and Canada--the type where the Executive and the Legislature cannot long be in conflict; the British Parliamentary type, as distinct from the Presidential type. Some details and history of this type of democracy. The Sukraniti, from the 12th century A.D.,...
The Political Situation in India 
Text  King, Principal R.A., The Political Situation in India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 20 Dec 1922, 340-355  The complicated situation in India today. One or two outstanding features which the speaker will address, in order that the audience can have some kind of a background from which to size up what information does come to them. A look back as far as 1885, in order to speak about the political...
Conditions in India Today 
Text  Wadia, Bahman Pestonji, Conditions in India Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 9 Mar 1922, 68-82  Greetings from the ancient civilization and land of India. The present condition in India giving serious cause for thought to all who have the interests of that country at heart. Two great epochs which have marked, in recent times, the political development of the country: one which opened with...
Our Indian Empire 
Text  Cory, Major-General Sir G.N., Our Indian Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1927), 4 May 1926, 187-198  Explaining what India is, and why it is rightly called "Our Indian Empire." The languages, people, climate, and religions of India. The different point of view of Indian people, with example. A physical description of India. The coastline of India, 5-6,000 miles, kept intact by the invisible...
The India of Tomorrow 
Text  Mudaliar, Diwan Bahadur, The India of Tomorrow, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1934), 18 Sep 1933, 206-216  The speaker's dedication to the future of India, not merely internally but in foreign politics as well. The very hazy idea that most Canadians must have of India and of Indian problems. Ways in which India and Canada, Indians and Canadians, are far apart. India pulsating with new hopes. Ways in...
India In The Commonwealth 
Text  Desai, M.J., India In The Commonwealth, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1967), 8 Dec 1966, 125-133  The role of India in the Commonwealth. One of the characteristics of India, and of other countries in the Commonwealth. The origin and history of the word and concept of "Empire." A review of the birth of the Commonwealth of Nations and other events after the Second World War. India's decision in...
India 
Text  Simon, Sir John, India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 18 Aug 1930, 205-220  Aspects of the Indian problem. Encouraging a study of the voluminous Indian Commission Report for further information. A general description of India and the Indian outlook. How the Indian Commission Report came to be written. Terms for those making the report: to report, not to decide; to...
India and the Empire 
Text  Ironside, General Sir William Edmund, India and the Empire, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1936), 25 Mar 1936, 321-333  A picture of India including population, geography, resources, finances. A comparison with South Africa. The issue of autonomy. The complication of the several nations that make up India, along with the hundred languages. The two main religions of Mahommedanism and Hinduism, in the sort of state...
Federal India 
Text  Elliott, Dr. W.Y., Federal India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 21 Jan 1932, 16-29  India's faith. The reforms in India. The commitment by the British Raj to the effort of uniting India in some such federal form as has been imposed on two or three of the greatest of the British Dominions. That effort as the most crucial test that has ever been made of the power of the Empire to...
India In Transition 
Text  Hunter, Colonel F. Fraser, India In Transition, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 22 Oct 1931, 222-233  How the economic crisis in the Western world has dimmed interest in Indian affairs. A discussion of Mr. Gandhi and his role and effect in India. Lord Irwin's opinion of Mr. Gandhi. Recent events in India. The Simon Commission. The speaker's views of Mr. Gandhi. The status of British pledges with...
Will Britain Retain India? 
Text  Morison, Prof. J.L., Will Britain Retain India?, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1923), 3 Mar 1921, 88-99  The Indian question as the most important question before the British Empire today, and how that is so. India's contribution to the war. Seeing to it that we are not failing in generosity and gratitude to India. A review of the Indian problem and its history. Faults of the British Government used...
The New India 
Text  Malik, The Honourable Sardar Hardit Singh, The New India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1949), 20 Jan 1949, 173-186  Some personal anecdotes that illustrate the lack of knowledge about India in North America. India's experience since independence. An idea of the plan for the future of India, and a word or two about India's conception of their place among the nations of the world. The anticipation of independence...
England Canada and India 
Text  Vijayaraghavacharya, Sir T., England Canada and India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1946), 15 Nov 1945, 95-106  To begin, some personal words about the speaker feeling at home in Canada, and why. The speaker's belief that there is a great and subtle bond which connects England, India and Canada together. India: an old country and an old civilization. Bonds which connect with a more recent civilization, like...
India's Fight For Freedom 
Text  Singh, Anup, India's Fight For Freedom, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1938), 17 Mar 1938, 304-320  Two things about world events of the past few years that stand out in the speaker's mind: the fact that the ordinary processes of government the world had evolved and was getting accustomed to are being discarded; the fact that we seem to be caught absolutely unaware in the rapidly shifting scenes...
India 
Text  Malik, Sardar Hardit Singh, India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1940), 2 Nov 1939, 114-125  Canadians the speaker met during his service in World War I. A true picture of Indian life. Some misconceptions. Some recent developments in India, particularly in the industries. The tradition of craftsmanship to be found in India which is now being continued in India's manufacturing industries....
India Today 
Text  Ferguson, George V., India Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1951), 23 Nov 1950, 96-108  The speaker's credentials with regard to discussing India. The still welcome British in India; how the British are perceived in India by Indians. The new India and how it has wiped out all the old social discriminations which its conquerors traditionally imposed upon them. The lack of xenophobia...
The British Achievement in India 
Text  Pilcher, George, The British Achievement in India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1931), 19 Nov 1931, 275-286  The spirit underlying British statesmanship in London now; the spirit which entirely animates our judgment on problems such as India. The Indian question as put by the Indian leaders who demand a great change in the character and control of the administration of the country, and in a reversal by...
The True India 
Text  Ali, Abdullah Yusuf, The True India, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club of Canada, 1932), 4 Feb 1932, 42-54  Some false picture of India which are sometimes put forward. The speaker's request that these pictures be dismissed. The speaker's picture of India, with a discussion of various basic elements. Poverty in India. Such poverty linked up with a number of other features, with its removal only possible...
India Today 
Text  Wilkinson, Rt. Rev. C.R.H., India Today, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1954), 12 Nov 1953, 66-75  India as the leading nation of the Orient. The dependency of other eastern countries upon the leadership of India. A new era for India since independence in 1947. A new sense of dignity and national pride in the people of India, as a result of independence. The earnest desire on the part of the...
India and Pakistan 
Text  Reid, Escott, India and Pakistan, The Empire Club of Canada Addresses (Toronto, Canada : The Empire Club Foundation, 1966), 4 Nov 1965, 43-53  Some remarks about the speaker's background, especially with regard to India and Pakistan. The speaker's affection for India and Pakistan, and for their people. Some background to the current problems between India and Pakistan. The issue of outside economic aid and the likelihood that it will be...
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