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Jul 29, 2017
Operation Bluestar: UK MP seeks inquiry to probe Margaret Thatcher govt's role in army raidA British MP pitched for an independent inquiry into the role of the UK government in Operation Bluestar, an Indian Army action in 1984 to flush out terrorists from the Golden Temple
Jun 14, 2017
Theresa May faces calls to soften her stance on Brexit, yet to form minority governmentBritain entered the sixth day of political limbo on with prime minister Theresa May yet to seal a deal to prop up her minority government
Jun 09, 2017
UK Election 2017: Theresa May gambled on snap polls, but failed to do an Indira or ThatcherThe Conservative Party’s rather unspectacular show in the General Election in the UK has shown that Theresa May’s gamble on a snap election has backfired
May 24, 2017
Godman Chandraswami cremated in New Delhi, VIPs remain absentThe mortal remains of controversial godman Chandraswami were consigned to flames at Nigambodh Ghat on Wednesday a quiet farewell to a man who once counted the mighty and powerful as his friends.
May 24, 2017
Chandraswami: The life and times of self-styled godman who became controversy's favourite childChandraswami’s fortunes began to dip sharply after PV Narasimha Rao’s departure from the political scene in 1996
May 24, 2017
Chandraswami: The rise and fall of the 'shaman-shyster' is traced in this book on India's godmenDid Jayaprakash Narayan, counted among the most reverential politicians, write a personal letter to his friends to introduce Chandraswami, who eventually turned out to be India’s most dubious godman?
May 23, 2017
Chandraswami no more: Spiritual leader passes away due to renal failureControversial spiritual leader Chandraswami, who was close aide to PV Narasimha Rao died on Tuesday at the age of 66 due to renal failure.
Apr 29, 2017
Jayalalithaa's cape as shield; Mayawati's handbag, a sword: The weapons of women in politicsYudhistra had his spear, Bhima his mace, Arjuna his bow, Nakula and Sahadeva their swords. Jayalalithaa had her capes, Mayawati, her handbag — and Mamata Banerjee and Sonia Gandhi, their cotton saris.
Feb 05, 2017
Jayaben Desai and 'strikers in saris': 40 years later, an exhibition marks iconic Grunwick strikeThe 40th anniversary of the Grunwick strike, in which (mostly) East African Asian women picketed for over two years for better pay, work conditions, is the subject of a new exhibition in London
Jul 13, 2016
More 'Iron Chancellor' than 'Iron Lady': Britain's new PM Theresa May reminds us of Angela MerkelWithin moments of Theresa May's confirmation as the next prime minister of Britain, London tabloids and wags were comparing her to Britain's "iron lady" of the 1980s, Margaret Thatcher. But those taking a closer look see more in common with Europe's most powerful woman today, Germany's "iron chancellor," Angela Merkel.