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Farmers Protesting Farm Laws Will Be Successful, Says Sonia Gandhi

Oct 02, 2020 PTI

Sonia Gandhi said while the Mahatma Gandhi was the biggest sympathiser of farmers, labourers, and the working class, Lal Bahadur Shastri gave the slogan of 'Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan'.

Phulpur, Allahabad Witnessing Battle Of Political Turncoats In Lok Sabha Elections

May 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

In Phulpur, wherefrom Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru won the first three Lok Sabha elections, the BJP has fielded former zila panchayat chief Keshri Devi Patel, while Pankaj Niranjan is fighting from the Congress with Pandhari Yadav forming the third corner of this triangular contest.


Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri Served Legal Notice Before Release Of ‘The Tashkent Files’

"The Tashkent Files" revolves around the mysterious death of Lal Bahadur Shastri in 1966, soon after the signing of the Tashkent Agreement between India and Pakistan to end their 1965 war.

When Lal Bahadur Shastri Asked 'Who Is Meena Kumari'!

Feb 10, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

In the iconic movie directed by Kamal Amrohi and released in 1972, Meena Kumari played the lead role of a golden-hearted nautch girl from Lucknow. Raaj Kumar, Ashok Kumar and Nadira were also in the film.


The Tashkent Files: Another Film To Raise Political Storm After The Accidental Prime Minister

Ahead of Lok Sabha polls of 2019, a film about the second Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri is set to raise a political storm after the much controversial trailer of "The Accidental Prime Minister".


02 October, 2017

PM Modi Pays Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi And Former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri On Birth Anniversaries

Outlook Web Bureau

'Bow to beloved Bapu on Gandhi Jayanti. His noble ideals motivate millions across the world'


30 December, 2016

Congress Must End The Dynasty Rule To Be A Credible Opposition

Siddhartha Rastogi

Do the GDP figures climb with non-dynastic Congress Prime Ministers at the helm?


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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.

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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.

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

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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.

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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.

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