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Congress Invites Applications From Ticket Aspirants For Punjab Assembly Polls

Dec 17, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Each worker will be involved and will be given responsibility, he added. Sidhu said tickets would be allotted on the basis of merit.

Rahul Gandhi Slams BJP For Ignoring Indira Gandhi On 1971 War Anniversary

Dec 16, 2021 PTI

Referring to his grandmother and the then prime minister India Gandhi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said she took 32 bullets for her country but the ruling BJP government forgot to mention her name during an event in New Delhi.

Rahul Gandhi Hits Back At BJP For Ignoring Indira Gandhi's Contribution In 1971 War

Heroes of the 1971 War, Army veterans and families who lost their kin fighting for the country were offered a memento and a shawl as a gesture of honor by the Congress leader, who shared the dais with them at the rally, the first by him ahead of the next year's Assembly elections in the state.

Grandma Told Me Not To Cry If Something Happened To Her: Rahul Gandhi

Oct 31, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In a video released on YouTube on former prime minister Indira Gandhi's 37th death anniversary, Rahul Gandhi described the day of her grandmother's funeral as the 'second most difficult day of my life'.

PM Modi Pays Tribute To Indira Gandhi On Death Anniversary

Gandhi, the then prime minister, was assassinated in 1984 by two of her security guards linked to Khalistani extremists.

10 October, 2021

Mile Sur Mera Tumhara

Maitreyee B Chowdhury

When I look back now, I sometimes think we were the happiest and most aromatic on Sundays, when Baba would don a white kurta and pajama, brush his curls, walk around the house in his soft Kolhapuris, managing to somehow look like a young Uttam Kumar with a classical bent of mind.

02 March, 2021

‘Emergency Was A Mistake’: Congress Leader Rahul Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

However, Rahul Gandhi said that the current political scenario in the country cannot be compared to that during the Emergency as the Congress never tried to 'capture the country's institutional framework'

30 January, 2021

Kangana Ranaut To Play The Role Of Indira Gandhi In Upcoming Political Drama

Outlook Web Bureau

While talking about her new project, Kangana Ranaut said, that the movie will not be a biopic adding that it will be set around the time of Operation Blue Star and the Emergency.

29 January, 2021

Kangana Ranaut To Play The Role Of Indira Gandhi For An Upcoming Political Drama

Outlook Web Bureau

Collaborating yet again with filmmaker Sai Kabir after 'Revolver Rani', Kangana shared that the movie is not a biopic of the former Prime Minister, but is a 'grand period film'

01 October, 2020

Can Rahul Gandhi Seize The Hathras Moment For Reviving The Congress?

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

Rahul Gandhi being shoved around by UP police personnel at the Yamuna Expressway, on Thursday, was arguably the most politically potent image of the Congress leader yet.

26 September, 2020

Shimla's Iconic Ridge To Have Vajpayee Statue, Next To Indira Gandhi's

Ashwani Sharma

Father-son duo who designed Statue of Unity given job of former PM's statue.

22 September, 2020

PM Modi To Relive Old Memories In Himachal’s Keylong

Ashwani Sharma

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the state on October 3 to inaugurate the Atal Rohtang Tunnel.

05 May, 2020

How Viceroy Lord Mayo's Assassination Led To Creation Of India's First Intelligence Bureau

In Colonial India, the process of creating a civilian intelligence agency started only after the 1872 killing of the highest colonial official. In independent India, SPG and NSG were created only after the 1984 Indira Gandhi assassination, writes Vapalla Balachandran.

24 January, 2020

54 Cases, 426 Murdered And None Convicted: How Police, Judiciary Ensured 1984 Rioters Are Not Punished

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

The SIT concluded that the “lack of interest shown by the police...” during the early stages and the manner in which judges “routinely” handed out acquittals to accused ensured that “there is no possibility of further investigation” in any of the 199 cases it scrutinized.

17 January, 2020

'Never Used Shivaji Maharaj Or Indira Gandhi's Name For Political Gain': Shiv Sena


Sena made certain observations in an editorial in its mouthpiece 'Saamana' about gangster Karam Lala, saying he once headed an organisation of the Pathan community and drew inspiration from Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan, who is also called Frontier Gandhi.

16 January, 2020

Congress-Shiv Sena Spar Over Sanjay Raut's Remark Against Indira Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Karim Lala was one of the three top underworld dons of Mumbai for over two decades, from the sixties to the early eighties.

19 November, 2019

Priyanka, Rahul Gandhi Pay Tributes To Indira Gandhi On Her 102nd Birth Aniversary

Outlook Web Bureau

Alongside the poem, Priyanka Gandhi posted a black and white of her younger self playing with Indira Gandhi.

24 September, 2019

Tharoor Takes Dig At 'Howdy Modi' With Nehru's 'US Photo'. Twitter Gives A Fact Check

Outlook Web Bureau

But it turned out that photo was not taken in the US but in USSR. In fact, the photo was not even taken in 1954 but in June 1955 in Magnitogorsk.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz