After the 1971 war was over, a list of Bengali intellectuals (many of whom were killed) was found in Pakistan Maj. Gen. Farman Ali’s diary.
Indira Gandhi traveled around the world, charming some governments, annoying others, and gradually changed public perception about East Pakistan.
It became increasingly difficult to deny Indian military involvement alongside the Mukti Bahini in Bangladesh.
In many cases, opposition to reservations is largely a reflection of caste-based prejudice masked by other criticisms.
The former chief economic adviser talks of the ‘puzzle’ that demonetisation, despite imposing harsh economic costs, was cheered on by its victims.
A lone Skoda car sped up through the Marine Drive at 12:40 am on 27 November, 2008. A Mumbai Police sub-inspector stepped forward and whistled.
2019 election will reveal whether pragmatic & non-ideological choices can also yield political returns.
While angry young men of the 1970s ranted about opportunities that eluded them, youth in the 2000s were aware that society and politics needed an overhaul.