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Forty Years Ago: January 22, 1981

Forty Years Ago: January 22, 1981

January 22, 2021 12:10:55 am

Sources close to him said that a straightforward and honest judge opposed to any form of authoritarianism had no other alternative but to tender his resignation. They said that Ismail was not opposed to the transfer per se but the manner in which it was imposed on him.

Ustaad Ghulam Mustafa Khan passed away, Bollywood singer, Bollywood film industry, Rampur Sahaswan gharana, Indian express editorial

Biden’s burden

January 22, 2021 8:16:32 am

The challenge before the new US president is to reunite America and redefine its role in the world.

Mamata Banerjee, Nandigram seat, West Bengal assembly election, BJP, TMC, Indian express news

The good doctor

January 21, 2021 7:52:39 pm

V Shanta, who passed away in Chennai, pioneered cancer cure and research in India.

Mamata Banerjee, Nandigram seat, West Bengal assembly election, BJP, TMC, Indian express news

Legal loophole

January 21, 2021 8:52:04 am

Furore over WhatsApp’s updated privacy policy terms underlines urgency for a regulatory framework to protect data.

Mamata Banerjee, Nandigram seat, West Bengal assembly election, BJP, TMC, Indian express news

Neighbour’s pride

January 21, 2021 8:51:48 am

India stands to enhance its status as a responsible nation by supplying Covid vaccines to countries in South Asia.

Forty Years Ago: January 21, 1981

January 21, 2021 12:22:15 am

The All Assam Students Union has agreed to sit in tripartite talks to find a solution to the Assam problem. The resolution to the problem should be according to the “Seven-Point Vajpayee Formula”, the outfit insisted.

Kamala Harris’s spouse, Douglas Emhoff, Second Gentleman of United States, tambourine player, Second Husband, Indian express news

Second Gentleman

January 20, 2021 9:01:58 am

After four years of toxic masculinity at the White House, Douglas Emhoff’s position has great symbolic value.

Indian cricket, Brisbane win, India test win, Indian seris win, WTC, Ind vs aus test match, australia test tour, World test championship, Indian express news

Cricket, made in India

January 20, 2021 9:01:40 am

Brisbane 2021 is no fluke or coincidence: It is the result of years of meticulous planning, nurturing of cricket at the grass roots.

Mamata Banerjee, Nandigram seat, West Bengal assembly election, BJP, TMC, Indian express news

Battleground Bengal

January 20, 2021 9:01:19 am

Mamata Banerjee’s move to contest assembly polls from Nandigram is rich in political undertones.

Iran-US deal, American hostages release, Iranian negotiator, Forty Years Ago, Indian express news

January 20, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Iran-US deal

January 20, 2021 3:15:39 am

At a news conference in Teheran, Iranian negotiator Behzad Nabavi said the hostages would be put aboard a plane “immediately after” Iran hears officially from Algeria that the US has transferred money to an Algerian account in the Bank of England under the agreement to exchange the hostages for frozen Iranian funds.

Ustaad Ghulam Mustafa Khan passed away, Bollywood singer, Bollywood film industry, Rampur Sahaswan gharana, Indian express editorial

A singular note

January 19, 2021 8:27:23 am

Ghulam Mustafa Khan, doyen of Rampur Sahaswan gharana, stood out for his eclectic musical repertoire.

Covid pandemic, gender inequality, Indian dating app users, sexual violence, Indian express editorial

The gender firewall

January 19, 2021 8:28:31 am

Like the rest of Indian internet, online dating apps have a problem: Too many men.

Iran hostage crisis, American hostages, US govt, Forty Years Ago, Indian express news

January 19, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Iran hostage crisis

January 19, 2021 3:49:09 am

Despite the announcement by Iran’s official agency Pars quoting the chief Iranian negotiator Bahzad Nabavi, there was no word on when the Americans will be released and no details of the reported settlement.

RBI governor, Shaktikanta Das, bad bank, NPAs, bad loan, banking system, Indian express editorial

Lending a hand

January 19, 2021 10:31:02 am

Setting up a bad bank may help to clean up banks’ balance sheet. But it should not be used to paper over structural deficiencies.

Forty Years Ago, January 18, 1981: Hostage Crisis Lingers

January 18, 2021 2:20:31 am

Iran’s chief hostage negotiator Behzad Nabavi said that Iran has demanded clarification from the United States of its proposal to end the 14-month hostage crisis by trading frozen Iranian assets for American hostages.

Indian economy, gross tax collections, Govt spending, GDP growth, Indian express editorial, Indian express news

Building trust

January 18, 2021 8:44:10 am

Gyawali’s visit keeps that conversation going, though it is clear that the trust deficit between the two countries continues.

European Union, Britain, EU trade, brexit, Christmas Day agreement, Indian express editorial

Shot circuit

January 18, 2021 8:42:54 am

Give vaccines to elected representatives. Legislative work can begin, will send positive signal to public

Seoul childbirth, pregnant women advisory, motherhood in South Korean, Indian express editorial

Happily unmarried

January 16, 2021 9:22:49 am

Seoul advisory to pregnant women illustrates why South Korean women have been walking away from motherhood

After impeachment

January 16, 2021 9:19:11 am

Trumpism remains. America needs a deeper reckoning with the weaknesses and cleavages that Trump exploited.

COVID vaccination drive, coronavirus cases, PM Narendra Modi, Coronavirus vaccine, Covid battle, Indian express editorial

With hope

January 16, 2021 9:18:47 am

Vaccination Day marks a nation’s gratitude to its Covid warriors —and opens a new chapter of hope with caution.

Assam agitation, Home Minister Zail Singh, Indira Gandhi, COngress government, Assam government, Assam protest, Forty Years Ago, Indian express news

January 16, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Strong hand in Assam

January 16, 2021 3:10:46 am

The Congress (I) pamphlet on the one year rule of Mrs Gandhi has also indicated that the methods used have contained the movement. There is an increasing feeling among the government that the agitation would not have continued this long had the protesters been dealt with a firm hand.

Forty Years Ago, January 15, 1981: Samastipur firing

January 15, 2021 2:25:36 am

Six undertrials in Samastipur were killed in police firing after three days of confrontation between them and the police.

Dear Santa

My truth and yours

January 15, 2021 9:24:46 am

Banning of Parler may be a step to contain right-wing fringe. But polarisation and echo chambers cut across platforms

Indian economy recovery, Covid pandemic, India Coronavirus cases, GDP growth rate, indian express editorial

Peace challenge

January 15, 2021 9:26:30 am

Transition in US provides window for Kabul and Delhi to signal concerns about Afghan process to Washington

European Union, Britain, EU trade, brexit, Christmas Day agreement, Indian express editorial

The correction

January 15, 2021 9:23:21 am

Allahabad HC rings a welcome note of constitutional caution against reckless state intrusion on personal life

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