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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.

High stakes

February 07, 2014 2:59 am

The government must overhaul the regulatory apparatus to prevent this from happening again.

Indira Gandhi asked Margaret Thatcher to stop helping Sri Lanka against LTTE

January 22, 2014 6:17 pm

Indira Gandhi had asked Margaret Thatcher to stop helping Sri Lanka with military advice to crush the LTTE.

‘MI5 officers visited Golden Temple as tourists’

January 16, 2014 1:38 am

Book released in 2007 says Indira Gandhi was told to be patient, avoid action.