Indira Gandhi

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Rear view: The beginning of resistance

Opposition to the Emergency was growing, even though the authoritarian regime seemed able to suppress it.

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Rear view: Emergency and capitulation

Initially, Indira Gandhi’s monstrous act was met by a lack of resistance.

Emergency is worst chapter of Indian democracy, says Jaitley

Jaitley highlighted “submissive Supreme Court” to suggest that the Emergency exposed the “weakness” of the Constitutional order.

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Once upon an Emergency

Thirty-nine years ago, on this day, began India’s tryst with despotism

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Now, rewrite the script

To revive growth, policy and institutional reforms are necessary. Begin with modernising the tax system.

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The collapse of the Shimla Accord

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto reneged on his commitment to Indira Gandhi much earlier than some had anticipated.

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First Person Second Draft: 1 Assassination, Countless Murders

The assassination of Indira Gandhi caught me on the wrongest foot possible: in transit from New York to New Delhi.

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Modi, like Indira

Both turned poll into plebiscite, raised huge expectations.

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If Nehru did not exist

India would have had to invent him. Remembering India’s first PM on his 50th death anniversary

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After 30 yrs of coalition, unfamiliarity of one-party rule

The polity appeared to have adjusted to coalition governments which, in V P Singh’s famous words, mirrored the fact that “India was a coalition”.

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Lightning campaign in Bangladesh

The spectre of Chinese military action hovered even as India embarked on the 14-day war

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Brokerage firm accused of duping retired IAS officer; inquiry on

National Stock Exchange to hear case tomorrow

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Picture of a Rebel

The photographs, found in a poor condition, were scanned, corrected and sent on a flash drive, and Jalil reprinted them for the show for the first time.

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Priyanka barefoot walk wows Rae Bareli

As she kept moving, local youth Congress leaders went in search of new pair of sandals in the market.

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The build-up to flashpoint

How the London ‘Times’ jumped the gun in announcing the beginning of the Bangladesh war.