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August 15  Forty Years Ago: Emergency On Independence Day
Indian Express

August 15 – Forty years ago: Emergency On I-Day

President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed in his Independence Day address said that the Emergency was a “passing phase” and cautioned that liberty should never be allowed to “degenerate into licence”. He said the imposition of the Emergency was warranted and ... MSN India, 2 weeks ago

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Emergency Declared: The headlines India saw on the morning of 25 June, 1975

On 25 June, 1975, then India President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed under India Gandhi declared a state of emergency. All the fundamental rights were suspended, politicians arrested and a heavy censorship was imposed on the media. Here's a look at how the newspapers ...
 First Post.com2 months ago Celebrate the true meaning of freedom, say India's top artists  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago India in turmoil  The Hindu2 months ago

Fakhruddin Ahmed Award to 2 AAU scientists

JORHAT, July 18 - The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has selected two scientists - Dr Badal Bhattacharyya and Dr Satyendra Kumar Dutta of the Assam Agricultural University (AAU) - for the prestigious Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Award, 2014. Dr ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago
Times of India

Of 437 mercy pleas since 1950, 306 commuted to life

NEW DELHI: The first six Presidents of Independent India received 263 mercy petitions from those who were on death row, of which only one was rejected and the rest commuted to life imprisonment. The only rejection of a mercy petition was by Dr ...
 Times of India21 hours ago Death sentence of 306 convicts commuted by successive prezs  Millennium Post21 hours ago Mercy pleas of 306 death row convicts accepted by presidents  Siasat Daily1 day ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

Justice so far away

according to a meticulously designed plan hatched by some high ranking persons of the then BNP-led government. They allegedly conspired to annihilate their political rivals and engaged Islamic militant mercenaries to carry it out. The militants ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago

India's missing first spouses

It was only in the news of her death that most Indians learnt Suvra Mukherjee's name though she had been married to President Pranab Mukherjee for almost 59 years. She passed away on 18 August. Mukherjee had been unwell for quite some time and ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago This Can Happen Only In India OpEd  Eurasia Review4 weeks ago This can happen only in India  South Asia Monitor4 weeks ago
Bangladesh Daily Star


Princeton's Physicist Extraordinaire Professor Zahid Hasan with other Princeton scientists who worked on the experiment in which the quantum Hall effect was seen in a material without the presence of an applied magnetic field. Photo: Brian Wilson ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago
Indian Express

Pranab Mukherjee's role in deciding Yakub's petition raises fresh questions on powers of President's office

The statues of President Mukherjee and his predecessors at the Rashtrapati Bhavan museum. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri) In parliamentary democracy, the presidency is higher on symbolism than real powers. However, as the mourning for ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

The late president and my class

Sheela Jaywant Two days after President Kalam died I asked my class what they knew about him. Blank stares greeted me (that's the norm when I ask anything). You had a day off, I prompted them. Why? One hesitant hand was raised. A cautious ...
 Navhind Times1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

A president and a yogi

APJ Abdul Kalam— farzana INDIA has announced a seven-day mourning for its former president APJ Abdul Kalam. As TV channels paid rich tributes to the People's President, they all but blacked out news of a militant attack in ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 month ago A President And A Yogi: Abdul Kalam's Symbolism  Counter Currents1 month ago What bothers me about APJ Abdul Kalam—and the way he is being mourned  Quartz1 month ago Kalam dies a teacher's death  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago
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