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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.


The resilience of briefcase politics

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


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.


Beware great expectations

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


Pranab Mukherjee’s book chronicles Indira Gandhi years

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


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


The rise of ‘Mr Clean’

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


Secular ideals of Indira Gandhi more relevant today: TMC

Mukherjee’s comments come days after Banerjee attended Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary


PM Modi’s plan for Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary: ‘Connect him with masses’

While remembering Nehru’s love for children, Modi said the government’s Swachh Bharat campaign could be taken to schools.


Cartoonist Sudhir Tailang’s retrospective documents three decades of Indian democracy

Tailang’s first victim on canvas was Indira Gandhi and since then “no one has escaped his brush.”


13 letters every parent, every child should read on Children’s Day

Ahead of Children’s Day, in the spirit of Jawaharlal Nehru’s letters to his daughter, we asked artists as well as ordinary people to write to their children — about their hopes for their sons and daughters, and their dream for the country. From a theatre personality to her son ‘Look at India through a traveller’s […]


The helping hands, with medicine, rehab and justice

Reports of mass killing of Sikhs had reached him through friends and the patients he was treating for injuries.


1984 riots in Trilokpuri: ‘Bodies of hundreds of Sikhs were scattered, some showed signs of life’

Joseph Maliakan was at Trilokpuri in 1984, reporting on the riots for The Indian Express. He recounts what he saw.


The Assassins: On the other side of Oct 31

The assassination of Indira Gandhi changed the lives of the families of Beant and Satwant Singh forever.


30 yrs on, ‘proof’ sought for bodies never found

Violence had broken out across Delhi following the assassination of then PM Indira Gandhi thirty years ago in 1984.