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Ronald Reagan


November 19, 1981, Forty Years Ago: ESMA In Assam

November 19, 2021 5:06 am

The Centre invoked the sweeping powers given to it by the Essential Services Maintenance Act after a meeting of the Union Cabinet.

May 28, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Assam Talks Drag On

May 27, 2021 11:03 pm

They hold the view that no useful purpose will be served by holding talks with officials.

Trump’s travel ban not a first, US immigration laws go as far as 1798

June 27, 2017 7:04 pm

Following the Iranian hostage crisis in 1979, President Jimmy Carter severed diplomatic relations with Iran and enacted a law to ban Iranians from entering the US in 1980. The present partially-approved travel ban initiated by President Donald Trump also includes Iran.

Will Ferrell to play former President Ronald Reagan in biopic

April 28, 2016 11:52 am

Will Ferrell has been tapped to play Ronald Reagan, in an upcoming biopic aptly titled "Reagan".

US had warned Zia of Indian strike on Pakistan n-sites

October 16, 2015 4:11 am

Reagan administration’s fears were based on a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) analysis about an Indian reaction to Pakistan’s nuclear programme.

Is Modi the next Reagan, or a cliche? US TV shows debate

October 01, 2014 9:04 pm

The piece starts by calling him America's Next Top Modi and gives a snapshot of the show at Madison Square Garden.

Still waiting

September 03, 2014 12:27 am

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

Modi operandi

June 12, 2014 12:28 am

Modi will be itching to spread the Gujarati rate of growth across India.

Minimum government, maximum risks

June 10, 2014 12:57 am

Tough decisions made by Modi in Year 1 will pay off handsomely in Year 5.

Two-foot blood clot removed from man’s heart in California

September 21, 2013 3:27 am

US doctors have successfully removed a deadly two-foot blood clot out of a 62-year-old patient’s heart.