An Egyptian protester flashes the victory sign during clashes with the police near Cairo’s Tahrir Square—AFP

An Egyptian protester flashes the victory sign during clashes with the police near Cairo’s Tahrir Square—AFP

An Egyptian protester flashes the victory sign during clashes with the police near Cairo’s Tahrir Square—AFP

It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.