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May 21, Forty Years Ago: No nuclear deal

India rejected a Pakistani proposal for a multilateral guarantee that it would use nuclear power only for peaceful purposes.

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May 20, Forty Years Ago: MISA mischief

Opposition parties had blocked the bill, which allowed the government to detain a person without trial for two years, in Parliament earlier that month.

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May 14, Forty Years Ago: Call to rebel

Socialist leader Madhu Limaye asked the Congress Young Turks, Chandra Shekhar and Mohan Dharia, to join the JP movement.

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May 13, Forty Years Ago: Relief for Bahuguna

UP Chief Minister H.N. Bahuguna claimed that there was no move to oust him from office.

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May 11, Forty Years Ago

A look at the front page of Indian Express on May 11, published forty years ago.

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May 8, Forty Years Ago: Ruckus over MISA

The Opposition prevented the introduction of the MISA (Maintenance of Internal Security Act) bill in Parliament.

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May 5, Forty Years Ago

A look at the front page of Indian Express on May 5, published forty years ago.

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April 30, Forty Years Ago

PM Indira Gandhi denounced “international power politics” and the “acquisitive society towards which the world seems to be headed’.

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April 27, Forty years ago

April 27, 1975 was a Sunday. The weekend edition of The Indian Express then used to be called Sunday Standard.

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The resilience of briefcase politics

After-effects of the 1969 ban on corporate donations to political parties linger.

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Pranab Mukherjee’s autobiography doesn’t rock any Gandhi boat

Mukherjee suggests that it was former Bengal CM Siddhartha Shankar Ray who suggested Indira to declare the Emergency.

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Beware great expectations

BJP won handsomely in LS polls and Modi government’s ratings remain high. But BJP supporters should worry.

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Pranab Mukherjee’s book chronicles Indira Gandhi years

President Pranab Mukherjee has written a book titled ‘The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years.’

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Delhi Underground

About two weeks since Health Minister J P Nadda took over, the website of the health ministry has been updated with his pictures

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The rise of ‘Mr Clean’

Rajiv Gandhi was very popular in his initial years in office. But he could not deliver on his promises.