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‘Emergency Was A Mistake’: Congress Leader Rahul Gandhi

Mar 02, 2021 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'

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

Jan 30, 2021 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.

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

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'

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

Oct 01, 2020 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.

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

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.

25 June, 2019

'India's Soul Was Crushed On June 25, 1975': PM Modi Speaks About Emergency In Lok Sabha

Outlook Web Bureau

The prime minister took up the cudgels against the Congress for declaring "Emergency" in the country on June 25, 1975. "Democracy was crushed, the press was muzzled, " he said.

25 June, 2019

India's Democratic Ethos Prevailed Over Authoritarian Mindset: PM Modi On Emergency

Outlook Web Bureau

The Emergency refers to the period from June 25, 1975 to March 21, 1977, when then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had declared a state of Emergency leading to the suspension of election and curbing civil liberties, on the nation.

03 June, 2019

Protests In Uttar Pradesh After Indira Gandhi's Statue Covered With Burqa

Outlook Web Bureau

Angry Congress leaders shouted slogans against the district administration and demanded an inquiry into the incident.

24 May, 2019

In His Maiden Lok Sabha Poll, Ravi Shankar Prasad Defeats Shatrughan Sinha By Over 2.84 Lakh Votes

Outlook Web Bureau

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad garnered 6.07 lakh votes, while Shatrughan Sinha, a former Bollywood star who joined Congress earlier this year, managed only 3.22 lakh votes.

23 May, 2019

Narendra Modi Only PM Set To Come Back To Power With Full Majority After Nehru And Indira Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Jawaharlal Nehru won around three-fourth of the Lok Sabha seats in the first elections in the country during 1951-52.

18 May, 2019

BJP After My Life, I Will Be Assassinated Like Indira Gandhi: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Outlook Web Bureau

"The BJP would get me murdered by my own PSO (Personal Security Officer) one day like Indira Gandhi. My own security officers report to BJP," Delhi CM Kejriwal said.

Photo Gallery

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra outside her bungalow at Chharabra near Shimla.

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Congress President Soniya Gandhi enjoys the pleasant weather outside the bungalow at Chharabra in Shimla.

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Waterlogged railway tracks due to heavy rain, near Tikiapara Railway Station in Howrah district.

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Students attend a class at a school that reopened after ease in COVID-19 lockdown restrictions, in Sangli.

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Hindu devotees perform rituals for their ancestors on the first day of 'Pitru Paksha' at Sangam in Prayagraj.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra