45 years later, how Indira Gandhi's 1975 Emergency appears through the lens of the Films Division of India
When the Emergency was declared on 25 June 1975, the Films Division's resources were marshalled to defend the clampdown and sing the praises of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and her Twenty Point Programme.
Amarinder Singh deplores arrests of Kashmiri political leaders, questions BJP's claim on revocation of Article 370 ending terrorism
Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday slammed the BJP for the arrest of political leaders in Kashmir after the abrogation of the Article 370 which gave Jammu and Kashmir a special status
In Lok Sabha address, Modi scalds Congress' devotion to Nehru-Gandhi family, says party has lost touch with reality
During his Lok Sabha speech on Tuesday, Narendra Modi seemed anguished over Congress' accusations that he and the BJP intended to obliterate achievements and work done by past governments
44th anniversary of Emergency: Narendra Modi says democracy prevailed over authoritarianism, Rajnath terms period 'darkest chapters in Indian history'
BJP leaders on Monday remembered the Emergency imposed by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on 25 June, 1975 and paid homage to all those who resisted the Emergency.
44th anniversary of Emergency: How love letters between Madhu and Pramila Dandavate in jail defied odds of authoritarian rule
The letters of the Dandavates are both a celebration of their love as well as defiance of the authoritarian rule, their refusal to bend and submit to it during the 1975 Emergency.
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Mamata Banerjee and 'cut money' row, India-China's NSG deadlock, Federer wins Halle Open; today's must-read stories
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Amid BJP's rise in West Bengal, controversies like cut money row could cost Mamata Banerjee, China continues to block India's NSG bid, Federer wins 10th Halle Open title, 44th anniversary of the 1975-76 Emergency; today's must-read stories
Karunanidhi's memorial meet turns into anti-BJP event, Opposition accuses Modi govt of authoritarianism
Leaders representing Congress, Trinamool Congress, CPM and National Conference among others targeted the Centre, after the BJP and JDU representatives left the venue after delivering their speeches, hailing Karunanidhi
Bhima Koregaon raids: Arrest of activists shows 'Emergency-like' conditions prevailing in India, says Yashwant Sinha
Former union finance minister Yashwant Sinha said that the Bhima Koregaon raids are a prime example of assault on freedom of speech and freedom of the press.
Authors John Dayal and Ajoy Bose spoke with Firstpost about the Emergency, its parallels in today's India, the Congress’ burden, and how they originally pieced their research together in a time of censorship
Retired Supreme Court judge says SC/ST Act verdict aimed at protecting rights, prevent violations seen during Emergency
Adarsh Goel, who retired as the Supreme Court judge on Friday said in his farewell the wrongdoings of Emergency based his SC/ST Act verdict
'Indira Gandhi's personal and political vendetta led her to declare Emergency', says Odisha governor Ganeshi Lal
"Mrs Indira Gandhi misguided the country with fake democracy and it was personal and political vendetta that led her to take such a decision," Lal said.
Manohar Parrikar describes 1975 Emergency imposed by Indira Gandhi's govt as 'darkest phase in democratic history'
On Tuesday the 1975 Emergency imposed by Indira Gandhi's govt marked its 43rd anniversary. Manohar Parrikar described the imposition as the darkest phase in the history of democracy.
After Ka Bodyscapes and S Durga, this is the third time that the CBFC has denied certification to a Malayalam director's film, 21 Months Of Hell.
The Supreme Court refuses to put stay on the release of Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming film, Indu Sarkar which is based around the 1975 Emergency imposed by the Indira Gandhi government.
Indu Sarkar: Madhur Bhandarkar will add disclaimer to film, stating 70 percent of story is dramatised
Director Madhur Bhandarkar will put disclaimer in Indu Sarkar about the events being dramatised in the film. The film is based around Emergency period in 1975 during Indira Gandhi government.
Already amid multiple controversies, Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar film has now been advised 14 cuts from the Central Board of Film Certification.
The Congress leader claims that he had no role in the imposition of the 1975 Emergency and has asked for access to research work behind Indu Sarkar.
The trailer for Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar, based on the Emergency of 1975 is out and it looks enthralling.
Neil Nitin Mukesh is playing the role of Indian politician Sanjay Gandhi in Indu Sarkar. The film also stars Kirti Kulhari, Supriya Vinod and Anupam Kher in integral roles.