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Now, Pranab Mukherjee defends then PM Indira Gandhi over Emergency, hints SS Ray led her astray
Financial Express

Defending dictatorship in a vibrant democracy

The Shah Commission report supports Pranab Mukherjee's assessment of SS Ray's role in the declaration of Emergency, but one can't swallow the line that Indira Gandhi was led up the garden path by a coterie member President Pranab Mukherjee's The ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 month ago
Not setting the record straight New Delhi Pioneer, 3 weeks ago
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New Indian Express

Pranab blames Ray for Emergency

press trust of india New Delhi, 11 December The 1975 Emergency was perhaps an avoidable event and Congress and Indira Gandhi had to pay a heavy price for this misadventure as suspension of fundamental rights and political activity, large scale ...
 The Statesman1 month ago Rupa and : Pranab reveals Indira paid price for Emergency  4 Traders1 month ago Pranab Mukherjee's autobiography doesn't rock any Gandhi boat  Indian Express1 month ago Emergency was a misadventure: Pranab  The Echo Of India1 month ago
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22 years ago, before Barack, there was John Abraham

'It was a moment when I felt what power can get. Such a reception was beyond my expectation.' George Joseph reports. President Barack Obama is the chief guest at this year's Republic Day celebrations in India, but he may not be the first US political leader to receive the privilege. Way back in 1993, John Abraham, mayor of Teaneck in New Jersey, was a guest of honour at the Republic Day celebrations that year. Then British prime minister John Major was the chief guest, and Abraham was the only ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

Rajiv's Girl, Eternally

1 Soniaji, says the spokesman of the committee, I want you to know that the Congress Working Committee (CWC), meeting under the presidency of Narasimha Rao has elected you president of the party. The election was unanimous. Congratulations. ...
 Outlook India1 week ago
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Mamata's superficial ideas fail to revive Bengal

Mamata Banerjee's triumphal declaration of having attracted investments worth Rs 2.43 lakh crore at the summit, are numbers that no one but she and the enigmatic state finance minister Amit Mitra believe, points out Kanika Datta.  Image: Mamata Banerjee, Chief Minister of West Bengal. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri     The tamasha of the two-day Bengal Global Investment Summit in the ramshackle state capital on January recalled the title of Business Standard's edit page leader ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Business Standard India

'West Bengal still ondecline'

The tamasha of the two-day Bengal Global Investment Summit in the ramshackle state capital on January recalled the title of Business Standard's edit page leader on Thursday, March 27, 1975, its maiden edition. "West Bengal still on decline," it ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago

In Praise of Mrs G

Shortly after the Congress party's debacle in the 1977 Lok Sabha election, I asked Indira Gandhi why she had gone to the polls if the signs were not propitious. She turned her large eyes on me in surprise to exclaim artlessly, One doesn't hold ...
 Open2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Bengal: success of failure

Like most things to do with Bengal, its culture and its politics, the story of the region's decline begins in the 19th century. Already in the middle of that century, contemporary journals were writing on the themes of crisis and decline. The ...
 Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago

Thus spoke the President

kherjee understands that time can be both ruthless and kind. So, his take on the Emergency; on the rise, fall and rise of Indira Gandhi; of factionalism in the Congress through the 1970s; and of the suicidal Janata Party months has come at a time ...
 New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago

A Seventies story, retold by the quintessential insider

By Pranab Mukherjee Rs 595 Rs 595 The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years Despite the high office he holds, Pranab Babu, as he is universally known, is the most consummate politician in the post-Nehru era in Indian political history. Indeed, he has a ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago
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