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May 20, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Protesters Differ

May 19, 2021 10:57 pm

While AASU President Prafulla Kumar Mahanta said nothing new had emerged in the talks, AAGSP convenor said that the talks had progressed satisfactorily.

April 17, 1981, Forty Years Ago: The Afghan Plan

April 17, 2021 2:25 am

Speaking at the Central Hall of Parliament, she said her government was ready to join with others, including Afghanistan’s neighbours and permanent members of the Security Council, on how these plans would be achieved.

April 16, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Indira-Thatcher meet

April 15, 2021 11:20 pm

The two prime ministers met for 90 minutes without aides and later led their deliberations at the formal talks.

Explained: What Margaret Thatcher said in 1985 about media coverage of terrorism

October 17, 2019 7:00 am

NSA Doval mentioned former British PM while discussing role of media in fight against terrorism. From the archives, excerpts from a speech by Thatcher on terrorism and media.

Factbox: Female face of Britain 40 years after Iron Lady

May 03, 2019 7:24 pm

On Friday's anniversary of her landmark 1979 victory, here are six ways that women's representation, rights and roles have developed since Thatcher changed British politics.

Out of my mind: Resolving a crisis

November 25, 2018 1:45 am

The idea that the UK should leave the EU was unthinkable just five years ago. Those demanding it were mainly on the Right-wing political fringe, but there was also a Left demand for quitting the “capitalist” Common Market.

Auction gold: Margaret Thatcher's wedding dress, power suits, handbags up for sale

December 16, 2015 1:20 pm

Up to 350 historic and personal items related to The Iron Lady are on offer.

Don’t press send

December 20, 2014 12:39 am

It’s hard to summon up persuasively witty, insouciant prose when you are burning with offended pride.

Still waiting

September 03, 2014 12:27 am

Modi government has made tactical changes, not strategic policy shifts, to restart growth.

Meeting point

April 21, 2014 8:51 am

But the more difficult interventions pivot on making the NDC self-healing, potent and creative.