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Sonia Gandhi: ‘Nehruvian values of democratic institutions, secularism under attack’

Sonia Gandhi said the BJP disrespects and fears diversity, denying India’s “pluralism, our freedom of choice, which are integral to our fundamental rights”.

Children's Day 2019: History, Importance, and Significance of Children's Day Celebrations in India

History and importance of Children's Day 2019: The celebrations date back to 1956, when the day was observed as 'Universal Children's Day' on November 20.


Children's Day 2019: Speeches, inspirational quotes, thoughts by famous personalities

Children's Day 2019 Speech, Inspirational Quotes: Here are some inspiring quotes on the importance of giving children a vision with which to dream a better tomorrow.

Misunderstanding Nehru-Patel: They often disagreed with each other but worked closely, presented a united front

It is easy for us to sit in judgement today after 73 years over the great men who fought for India’s independence and then ruled the country. Judgement based on hindsight is a dangerous game played by especially those who are in a hurry to use history selectively to prove their prejudiced view of it. Let us leave history to the historians.

History Headline: Aksai Chin, from Nehru to Shah

Sixty years ago, from the very spot Amit Shah reiterated the Indian position on Aksai Chin, prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru had informed the nation, belatedly, about what the Chinese had been up to in Aksai Chin, “where not even a blade of grass grows”.

Lok Sabha polls 2019: Nehru, Jinnah, Congress, Captain... SAD bashes them all in 16-page booklet

The 16-page booklet in Gurmukhi, titled “Gutka Sahib di sohun chukan wali Congress sarkaar da haal Punjab behaal”, which also reads on its cover “Shiromani Akali Dal - Bhajpa liyao” is being distributed in the party rallies being addressed by SAD president Sukhbir Badal beginning April 1.


Lessons from 1952, 1967, 1977

Indira Gandhi’s audacity, which few foresaw, split the Congress in the 1969 summer and the state of Pakistan in the 1971-72 winter. In March 1971, well before the liberation of Bangladesh, that daring had fetched Indira’s Congress 352 seats out of 545 in a mid-term poll.

Rajasthan textbooks to be reviewed, role of Gandhi, Nehru to be restored: Cong

Rajasthan Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasra said the roles of national icons such as Mahatma Gandhi and Jawahar Lal Nehru would be 'restored' and it would be ensured that 'their contribution is given due representation'.

At INA event, PM Modi says earlier governents ‘saw with British glasses’

In a veiled attack on the Nehru-Gandhi family, Modi said the contribution of leaders such as Bose, Patel and B R Ambedkar was downplayed, to keep “one family” above the rest.

BJP appropriating legacy of freedom fighters: Congress

The Congress said the BJP is portraying Bose as Mahatma Gandhi’s victim and Jawaharlal Nehru’s rival to get political mileage. Abhishek Singhvi said that in reality, Bose had the highest regard for the two leaders and had named two INA regiments after them.