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Indira Gandhi

Book Excerpt | Pranab: How I had worked with Indira, Sonia, Manmohan Singh

I felt that while Dr Singh might not have been as aggressive as Pranab in voicing his opinions

10 Dec 2023 12:00 AM

Book Review | Sketch of two charismatic PMs whose errors cost India dearly

The author relates with honesty the flaws and strengths Rajiv Gandhi, then seen as ‘India’s John F Kennedy’.

25 Jun 2023 12:50 AM

Sanjaya Baru | G-7 and Global South: A world of unequals

It is within this world of unequals that India seeks space for its own development

29 May 2023 12:10 AM

Book Review | Talking Indo-Pak peace on the back channel with open eyes

The special thing is that from the facts before him, Lambah has produced a new way of seeing.

28 May 2023 12:46 AM

Unveiling of a statue in honour of former Union Minister Late Dr. Mallikarjun at Hyd

A 6-time Member of Parliament, Dr. Mallikarjun represented Mahabubnagar parliamentary constituency four times

23 May 2023 12:48 AM


Kamal Davar | Tackling Amritpal, foiling ISI designs: Delhi, Pun need to act in sync

India and Punjab cannot afford a recurrence of the internal security environment which prevailed in the 1980s

05 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

Pavan Varma | Liberty key element in alchemy of democracy

History carries important lessons that we can forget only at our own peril

02 Apr 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Restore order in Punjab, with zero tolerance for extremism

The extremist preacher Amritpal Singh has used foreign funding and brainwashing techniques to create an atmosphere for suspicion, hatred

21 Mar 2023 12:14 AM

Pavan Varma | Khalistan 2.0 & the fallacy of Hindutva supremacy

Today, the separatist movement for Khalistan has once again reared its ugly face. Why has this happened?

05 Mar 2023 12:00 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Andhra & Telangana: The trial marriage that failed

The story is of a deep cultural divide between two peoples united by language but divided by habits, values, history and culture

25 Jan 2023 12:05 AM


AA Edit | Siachen: Breaking barriers

In going to duty at an altitude of 4,765 metres at the Kumar Post in the Himalayas, Shiva has struck a resounding blow for women’s rights

05 Jan 2023 12:15 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | The hidden politics behind Supreme Court’s collegium

On the face of it, the collegium system is indeed untenable in principle in a democratic system. But it is not a simple issue

07 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

Saeed Naqvi | RSS’ Bhagwat and Muslims: Recalling Bhaurao Deoras’ interview in 1990

Muslims, traditionally a Congress vote bank, began to feel uncomfortable with the Congress. There was a reason

10 Oct 2022 12:00 AM

Praveen Davar | 1971 War: How India’s foreign policy was key to Dhaka triumph

In fact, Kissinger warned India on behalf of President Richard Nixon that India shouldn’t even think of attacking Pakistan

20 Oct 2021 1:49 AM

AA Edit | Pushing two-child policy: Can it ramp up growth?

According to the last population census (2011), the rate of growth of population among Muslims was higher than the Hindus

14 Jul 2021 12:30 AM


Karan Thapar | Sedition: Time for SC to enforce its own rulings

96 per cent of sedition cases for criticising politicians and governments over the last decade were registered after 2014

11 Jun 2021 12:11 AM

Karan Thapar | Of Rahul, Indira and the ‘mistake’ of Emergency

Indira Gandhi didn’t think the Emergency was a mistake and she certainly didn’t apologise for it

19 Mar 2021 4:45 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Language row led to a new nation 49 yrs ago

Jinnah’s toxic temper, mixed with arrogance, sowed the seeds of irreversible Bengali nationalism in the world’s most fertile soil

16 Dec 2020 9:05 AM

BJP and Congress trade barbs over Emergency imposed by Indira Gandhi

The Congress hit back saying that “an undeclared Emergency has been imposed in the country” by the BJP.

26 Jun 2020 7:21 AM

Super-‘Kao-boy’ who helped liberate Bangladesh

Even the legendary Rameshwar Nath Kao couldn’t quite play god at all times.

26 Jan 2020 3:03 AM