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Loktantra Senani sit on dharna on the 44th anniversary of Emergency, at GPO in Lucknow. June 25 marks 44 years since Emergency was declared in India.

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A person wearing a mask to look like President Donald Trump stands with a sign in front of the White House in Washington, to protest that President Donald Trump declared a national emergence along the southern boarder.

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People gather on Presidents day, in front of the White House in Washington, to protest that President Donald Trump declared a national emergence along the southern boarder.

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Protestors hold signs in a crosswalk in downtown Fort Worth, Texas. People gathered on the Presidents Day holiday to protest President Donald Trump's recent national emergency declaration.

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US President Donald Trump turns back to the audience after speaking during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington to declare a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border.

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US President Donald Trump speaks during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House to declare a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border in Washington.

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Union minister and BJP leader Ananth Kumar addresses a press conference in connection with the 1975 Emergency, at the party headquarters, in Bhopal.

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Maldives defence soldiers and policemen guard the main street after government declared a 15-day state of emergency in Male, Maldives.

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Maldives defence soldiers patrol on the main street of Male, Maldives. The Maldives government has declared a 15-day state of emergency as the political crisis deepens in the Indian Ocean nation amid an increasingly bitter standoff between the president and the Supreme Court.

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Policemen arrest former Maldives president and opposition leader Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, center, after the government declared a 15-day state of emergency in Male, Maldives.

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Former Maldives president and opposition leader Maumoon Abdul Gayoom is being taken to prison by police after the government declared a 15-day state of emergency in Male, Maldives. The Maldives government declared a 15-day state of emergency as the political crisis deepened in the Indian Ocean nation amid an increasingly bitter standoff between the president and the Supreme Court. Hours after the emergency was declared, soldiers forced their way into the Supreme Court building, where the judges were believed to be taking shelter, said Ahmed Maloof, an opposition member of Parliament.

AP Photo/Mohamed Sharuhaan

An Air Ambulance comes in to land as emergency services attend to injured persons outside the Houses of Parliament, London.

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Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley release a book by Coomy Kapoor at a function in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley with veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar release a book by Coomy Kapoor (L) at a function in New Delhi.

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Jayaprakash Narayan

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Icon Keeper The writer, with Jayaprakash Narain

M.G. Devasahayam

First push JP galvanised political change in the 1970s

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Motorists drive through a street overfly after anti-government protesters remove barriers in Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand’s government is lifting a state of emergency in Bangkok and surrounding areas after violence related to the country’s political crisis eased.

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Emergency services attend a British Airways passenger plane after it had to make an emergency landing at Heathrow airport in London. Both runways at Heathrow airport were closed after a British Airways plane had to make an emergency landing, and Heathrow said that all passengers and crew had been safely evacuated from the plane following the incident. Footage broadcast on British television shows the plane in the air with smoke streaming from one engine.

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Picture baki hai Sanjay at an Emergency-era meeting, 1976

AFP (From Outlook 24 December 2012)

Entente cordiale S.S. Ray with Indira Gandhi in New Delhi