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Arun Jaitley compares Indira Gandhi to Hitler, PM backs him

Arun Jaitley compares Indira Gandhi to Hitler, PM backs him

Arun Jaitley compares Indira Gandhi to Hitler, PM backs him. On the 43rd anniversary of Emergency, Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley wrote a two-part blog wherein he accused former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi of turning democracy into constitutional dictatorship and compared her with German dictator Adolf Hitler. June 25 marks

Rahul takes over amid sense of politics of fear in India: Manmohan

Rahul takes over amid sense of politics of fear in India: Manmohan

Rahul takes amid sense politics fear India: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said Rahul Gandhi was taking over as the new Congress President amid “disturbing trends” as “politics of fear” was taking over the “politics of hope” in India.“Rahulji is taking over as President of our party at a time when there are

This is my last address as President: Sonia Gandhi

This is my last address as President: Sonia Gandhi

Last address President: Rahul Gandhi has been crowned as the new Congress President, heralding a beginning of a new era. The process has been completed after Central Election Authority president Mullapally Ramachandran handed over the Certificate of Election to the newly-elected president of the Congress.Sonia Gandhi address at AICC, “I congratulate & bless Rahul Ji

Homai Vyarawalla remembered with Google Doodle on 104th birthday

Homai Vyarawalla remembered with Google Doodle on 104th birthday

Homai Vyarawalla remembered Google Doodle: Search engine giant, Google, paid homage to India’s first woman photojournalist, Homai Vyarawalla, on Saturday with a doodle on her 104th birth anniversary. Born on December 9, 1913, to a Parsi family in Gujarat’s Navsari, Vyarawalla spent her childhood moving from place to place with her father’s travelling theater company.After

India first woman Prime Minister

The Iron Lady of India: Celebrating the legacy of India’s first woman Prime Minister

At a time when women hadn’t officially strayed into the arena of active politics, Indira Gandhi managed to battle her way to the very top. The first and only female Prime Minister of our diverse and largely patriarchal society, Gandhi was on the receiving end of some of the most derogatory, misogynist comments from the old-schoolers and

PM pays tributes to Indira Gandhi on birth anniversary

PM pays tributes to Indira Gandhi on birth anniversary

Indira Gandhi birth anniversary: New Delhi, Nov 19 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to former prime minister Indira Gandhi on her 100th birth anniversary.Gandhi was born on this day in 1917 in Allahabad.”Tributes to former PM Mrs Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary,” the Prime Minister tweeted.

PM Modi departs for three-day visit to Philippines

PM Modi departs for three-day visit to Philippines

PM Modi departs three-day visit Philippines: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday left for a three-day visit to the Philippines during the course of which he will attend this year’s India-Asean Summit and the East Asia Summit. “Embarking on tour of constructive engagements.PM @narendramodi departs for Philippines to attend the @ASEAN and East Asia Summits

51st Punjab Day

51st Punjab Day: Religious program organised at Sach Di Kandh

The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) organised the program at Rakab Ganj gurudwara Sahib on the 51st  Punjab day and 33th genocide anniversary. The 1984 Anti-Sikh riots took place in India after the assassination of the Prime Minister of the country Indira Gandhi on 31 October 1984.The Shiromani Akali Dal President Sukhbir Singh Badal also took

Amid controversy, “divided” Congress cancels Indira Gandhi’s statue installation

Ludhiana (Amarpreet Singh Makkar): Amid the controversy the “divided” congress party has cancelled the Indra Gandhi’s statue Installation at Congress Bhawan in Ludhiana on the occasion of death anniversary of former Prime Minister. The Youth congress leader Vijay Agnihotri Goldy said that they will install statue of Indra Gandhi after the permission from party high

Pranab, Manmohan, Rahul pay tributes to Indira Gandhi

Pranab, Manmohan, Rahul pay tributes to Indira

Modi pays tribute to Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary

Modi pays tribute to Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary

Modi pays tribute Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary: New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid tribute to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 33rd death anniversary.“Tributes to former PM Mrs Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary,” he tweet. Gandhi was the first female Prime Minister of India and the daughter of the first

Congress cancels Indira Gandhi's statue installation in Ludhiana

Congress cancels Indira Gandhi’s statue installation following mounting pressure in Punjab

Arjun Sharma Mounting pressure from Sikh organisations in Punjab forced the Congress to thwart its plans to install former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi’s statue in Ludhiana.Congress high command that was wary of the issue on Monday directed the district authorities, who were adamant on installing the statue at Congress Bhawan in Ludhiana, for not going

Bhutanese Queen praises Indira Gandhi as ‘a female icon’

Bhutanese Queen Ashu Dorji Wangmo Wangchuk today praised former prime minister Indira Gandhi, describing her as “a female icon” who showed the world what women are capable of doing if they decide something. The queen was speaking here at the launch of a book titled “India’s Indira: A Centennial Tribute” compiled by the Indian National

‘Indu Sarkar’ to open ’15th Annual Bollywood Festival-Norway’

Madhur bhandarkar’s indu sarkar open 15th annual bollywood festival-norway. Madhur Bhandarkar’s ‘ Indu Sarkar’ is all set to open the 15th Annual Bollywood film festival, Norway to be held in September. The film is based on a 21-month long period, from 1975 to 1977, when the then prime ministerIndira Gandhi unilaterally had a state of emergency

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC to hear Gurlad Singh Kahlon’s plea

The Supreme Court will today hear the plea filed by S. Gurlad Singh Kahlon in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases. The apex court had directed petitioner Gurlad Singh Kahlon to file his suggestions in connection with the riot cases. Kahlon had sought the court’s direction for setting up of the SIT to ensure speedy justice to the

India is Indira Gandhi for me: Mehbooba Mufti

India is Indira Gandhi for me: Mehbooba Mufti

Hailing former prime minister Indira Gandhi as the ideal representative of the India that she envisions, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said ‘India is Indira Gandhi’ for her. “When I was growing, Indira Gandhi represented India for me. Maybe some people won’t like it, but to me, India is Indira Gandhi,” she said, while speaking at

Plea in SC to stay release of film Indu Sarkar

New Delhi: The woman who claimed to be Sanjay Gandhi’s biological daughter, has urged the Supreme Court to ban the release of Indu Sarkar on Wednesday. The film is going to be released this Friday. The counsel appearing for the petitioner appeared in front of a bench of three judges led by Justice Deepak Mishra

HC grants bail to 1984 anti-Sikh riots case convict

The Delhi High Court today granted bail on medical grounds to an 89-year-old convict serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. A vacation bench of Justices Manmohan and Yogesh Khanna released retired naval officer Captain Bhagmal on bail till July four on the ground that he has to undergo a surgery. “A prayer

Terming ‘Undeclared Emergency’ against NDA must introspect: Arun Jaitley

Terming ‘Undeclared Emergency’ against NDA must introspect: Arun Jaitley

Terming ‘Undeclared Emergency’ against NDA must introspect: Arun Jaitley. Terming the “Emergency” imposed by late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1975 as an “assault on all democratic institutions”, Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the NDA government’s critics using the expression “undeclared Emergency” against it, “need to introspect their own roles during the Emergency”.“It has become customary for the critics

Meera Kumar’s father contested against Indira Gandhi

New Delhi: Both the main parties have announced their candidates for the presidential election. In the form of a Presidential candidate, the BJP chose Dalit leader and Bihar’s Governor Ramnath Kovind, the opposition party played its Dalit card and declared former Lok Sabha Speaker Meera Kumar as a candidate by the UPA. Let us tell