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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.
Jul 12, 2016
Theresa May to take over as Britain PM on 13 JulyTheresa May became the sole contender on Monday to succeed David Cameron as Britain's Prime Minister after rival Andrea Leadsom pulled out of the race.
Jul 12, 2016
David Cameron chairs his last cabinet meeting as Britain's Prime MinisterDavid Cameron chairs his final cabinet meeting on Tuesday after six years as Britain's prime minister, with incoming premier Theresa May preparing to form a new government to deliver Brexit.
Jul 08, 2016
First British woman PM since Thatcher: Will it be Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom?Britain will have its first female prime minister since Margaret Thatcher after Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom made the shortlist on Thursday to be the leader who will guide the country out of the EU.
Jun 25, 2016
Brexit in 2016 and 1975: Two historical EU referendums speak of two different ideas of BritainThe Britain's testy relationship with a united Europe goes back further, to the early 1970s when Ted Heath’s government took Britain into the European Economic Community without a vote on 1 January 1973.
May 23, 2016
Success has many fathers and mothers, but election failure continues to be a bastardThe recent state election results have clearly brought the focus back on the decline of the Congress as a potent political force and its very survival as a pan-Indian entity
Apr 02, 2016
The Shaman-Shyster: New book traces the rise and fall of ChandraswamiDid 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?
Feb 23, 2016
Between bhakts, kambakhts, and moody silences: Here's how Modi can rescue his free-falling politicsThe real thing you can fault Modi on is not his refusal to play Thatcher or Reagan or even a Lee Kuan Yew, but his reluctance to lead visibly when confronted by a crisis — real or manufactured.
Jul 17, 2015
Margaret Thatcher wanted to prosecute Sikh man who incited Indira Gandhi's assassinationFormer British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher had pressed the prosecutors to level charges against a Britain-based Sikh who incited the assassination of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.