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On 4 September in South Asian history

ON 4 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 4, 2019

1825: Birth of Dadabhai Naoroji, one of the founders of the Indian National Congress, who died on June 30, 1917
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/dadabhai-naoroji.html
http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Dadabhai_Naoroji.aspx
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/4th-september-1825-the-grand-old-man-of-india-dadabhai-naoroji-is-born

1941: Birth of Sushilkumar Shinde, Indian politician
https://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/government-politics/sushil-kumar-shinde.html
http://www.elections.in/political-leaders/sushilkumar-shinde.html

1952: Birth of Rishi Kapoor, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rishi_Kapoor

1978: At least two million people have been made homeless  as the worst floods in living memory hit northern India
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/september/4/newsid_2496000/2496097.stm

1997: Death of Dharamvir Bharati, Indian author, poet, and playwright, born on December 25, 1926 http://www.poemhunter.com/dharamvir-bharati/biography/

2009: At least 90 people are killed in northern Afghanistan after a Nato aerial raid on two hijacked petrol lorries
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/09/200994465561117.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8238714.stm

2012: Death of Syed Mustafa Siraj, Indian author, born on October 14, 1930
http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/voice-of-the-other-india-falls-silent/article3859575.ece
http://www.sify.com/news/eminent-writer-syed-mustafa-siraj-dead-news-people-mjetwAgjcjfsi.html

2012: The defense ministers of India and China agree to resume military exercises, signaling a thaw in military ties
http://asiancorrespondent.com/88760/china-india-defense-chiefs-meet-in-sign-of-thaw/
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/world_now/2012/09/chinese-and-indian-defense-ministers-meet-warily.html

2014: The Islamic State is challenging the Taliban and al-Qaeda in its Afghanistan and Pakistan heartlands and claiming both countries as part of its ‘caliphate’.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/pakistan/11075390/Islamic-State-claims-Pakistan-and-Afghanistan-for-its-caliphate.html

2016: Mother Teresa is declared a saint by Pope Francis
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-37269512
http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/04/europe/mother-teresa-canonization/index.html

2018: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s (PTI) Dr Arifur Rehman Alvi elected the 13th President of Pakistan
https://tribune.com.pk/story/1794750/1-presidential-election-voting-commences/
https://www.dawn.com/news/1430542/ptis-dr-arif-alvi-elected-13th-president-of-pakistan