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Netaji's kin push for declassification of Lal Bahadur Shastri files
India

Netaji's kin push for declassification of Lal Bahadur Shastri files

The family members of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on Friday pressed for declassification of files on former Prime Minister the late Lal Bhahdur Shastri.

Kejriwal criticises PM Modi for allegedly not paying homage to Lal Bahadur Shastri
Politics

Kejriwal criticises PM Modi for allegedly not paying homage to Lal Bahadur Shastri

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not paying tributes to former PM Lal Bahadur Shastri.

Hope Bapu's message of tolerance guides us: Rahul Gandhi on Gandhi Jayanti
Politics

Hope Bapu's message of tolerance guides us: Rahul Gandhi on Gandhi Jayanti

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said he hoped Mahatma Gandhi's message of compassion, tolerance and harmony guides the nation on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti

1965 war was a costly misadventure of Pakistan: Hamid Ansari
India

1965 war was a costly misadventure of Pakistan: Hamid Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said the war was a costly military and political misadventure for Pakistan.

Pakistan failed to get US support for plebiscite in Kashmir after 1965 war, say declassified docs
World

Pakistan failed to get US support for plebiscite in Kashmir after 1965 war, say declassified docs

After starting the 1965 war, Pakistan desperately sought an assurance from the US and United Nations for a plebiscite in Kashmir but failed in its bid.

US had supported India's stand against plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified documents reveal
Politics

US had supported India's stand against plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified documents reveal

The United States in the year 1965 had supported India's stand that there should be no plebiscite in Kashmir, declassified US documents of the era indicate.

Swachh Bharat: How Modi cleverly hijacked Gandhi's legacy from Congress
Politics

Swachh Bharat: How Modi cleverly hijacked Gandhi's legacy from Congress

On 2 October, 2014 Narendra Modi virtually hijacked Mahatma Gandhi’s inheritance from the Congress Party. Ironically when Modi went on doing it with élan, telling the world about his intentions, the Congress couldn’t find words to oppose it. More so, it was done by a man (Modi) whom the Congress love to hate and propagated to be an anti-thesis of the Gandhian philosophy. But then Modi has completely outwitted them.

Don't harass honest officers for bonafide mistakes: PM
India

Don't harass honest officers for bonafide mistakes: PM

Holding that honest officers should not be harassed for bonafide mistakes made while making "well-meaning" decisions, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday warned that if this was not done, decision making will suffer badly and governance will be stifled.

Resignation: It’s no more about moral benchmark in politics
Politics

Resignation: It’s no more about moral benchmark in politics

Politicians have reduced an act of high principle to a joke by making self-serving calls for resignation of political rivals at the drop of a hat.