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IndiaJun 25, 2020, 2:52 PM IST
Congress, 'exemplar' of virtues, hounds its own dissenters: Sanjay Jha, Aditi Singh testify Emergency mindset
On the 45th anniversary of Emergency, we must note that times have changed but mindsets have not. Congress continues to harass and hound people with its browbeating tactics.
IndiaJun 25, 2020, 1:59 PM IST
Emergency: A look at some villains who assisted Indira Gandhi, but managed to escape and remain secure
While we all know that it was the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi who imposed the Emergency, pushing India into the abyss of dictatorship, here, we present a set of her cohort and coterie who assisted her in the imposition but successfully navigated not to come under the net of law
IndiaJun 25, 2020, 12:10 PM IST
June 25, 1975: The day democracy was killed in India
Every Indian hangs his head in shame over Emergency, which refers to the darkest days in Indian democracy as the then PM Indira Gandhi imposed it. We give you a lowdown on what happened on that particular day.
India UntoldFeb 12, 2020, 5:56 PM IST
This Couple Wrote 200 Letters While In Prison During The 1975 Emergency
Is love possible without freedom? Does politics define the fine lines of a personal love relationship? These question arises when one reads the 18-month correspondence between Madhu Dandavate, a five-time Member of Parliament from the Rajapur constituency of Maharashtra and his wife Pramila, a political activist, who were imprisoned during the Emergency imposed by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Lodged in separate jails — Madhu in Bangalore Central Jail and Pramila in Yerwada Central Jail – they wrote nearly 200 letters to each other during captivity. Let’s find out more about their story in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
IndiaJun 25, 2019, 12:38 PM IST
44 years of Emergency: PM Modi pays homage to ’greats’ who fiercely resisted ‘authoritarian mindset’
The declaration of Emergency on June 25, 1975 and the incidents that followed, mark as one of the darkest chapters in India's history, said Rajnath Singh. Emergency was imposed in India till March 21, 1977.
CricketJun 11, 2019, 2:39 PM IST
World Cup 2019: Watch out for these game changers at cricket’s biggest festival
London: The ICC World Cup 2019 in England and Wales is a platform where world’s best cricketers ply their trade. Fans across the globe have descended on the United Kingdom to witness their heroes performing with bat, ball and on the field. Over the course of six weeks, memorable moments will emerge just like in the previous 11 editions of the ODI World Cup since 1975. In this year’s quadrennial showpiece event (May 30 to July 14), these cricketers could be the game changers. MyNation lists out the players to watch out for.
CricketJun 7, 2019, 11:05 PM IST
World Cup 2019: Rain washes out Pakistan-Sri Lanka match in Bristol
It was only the second fixture (Pakistan vs Sri Lanka) across five ICC World Cups in England – stretching back to the ground-breaking tournament in 1975 - that not a single ball was able to be bowled
CricketMay 29, 2019, 3:28 PM IST
World Cup 2019: Highest run-getters at each World Cup (1975-2015)
Sachin Tendulkar is the only batsman in World Cup history to have topped the batting charts in two editions of the tournament. He did it first in 1996 and repeated in 2003. Ahead of the ICC World Cup 2019, here is a look back at the highest run-getters at each edition of the World Cup, from 1975 to 2015
CricketMay 29, 2019, 1:14 PM IST
World Cup 2019: Highest wicket-takers at each World Cup (1975 to 2015)
ICC World Cup 2019 is set to commence on May 30. This will be the 12th edition of the 50-over ICC tournament, played every four years. England and Wales are the hosts this year. Here is a look back at the highest wicket-takers at each of the World Cup from 1975 to 2015
Other SportsMay 21, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Former F1 champion Niki Lauda breathes his last; tributes pour in on Twitter
Eight months ago, Niki Lauda had undergone a lung transplant. The Austrian had won F1 drivers world championship thrice, in 1975, 1977 and 1984 with McLaren. Fans took to Twitter to pay glowing tributes to Lauda
IndiaMay 7, 2019, 7:15 PM IST
ED attaches bribe in case involving ex-rail minister Pawan Kumar Bansal's nephew
CBI investigation revealed that Mahesh Kumar, a 1975 batch officer of Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers (IRSSE), was posted as a general manager in Western Railways
IndiaMay 7, 2019, 6:38 PM IST
Priyanka quotes Dinkar against PM Modi, forgets JP dislodged Indira reciting same poet
The Congress scion must have forgotten that it was Dinkar’s poems that formed the clarion cry for overthrowing her grandmother Indira Gandhi’s regime