Indira Gandhi
India  /  Published 26.06.22

Indians defeated Emergency: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that during the Emergency imposed in 1975 attempts were made to "crush democracy" in India, and asserted that it is difficult to find another such...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.06.22

Centre announces 3-year bachelor course for Agniveers

The education ministry on Wednesday announced a three-year bachelor programme with provision for award of credits for 50 per cent of the course to youths for skills earned during their services in def...
By Basant Mohanty in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 14.06.22

IIT prosthetic leg that allows deep squatting

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) have developed an affordable prosthetic leg with advanced features, specifically designed for Indian conditions. The IIT Guwahati sai...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 05.06.22

Spotlight on South Asian films

Fans and supporters of South Asia’s film industry have a reason to smile. The Cannes Film Festival last week delivered a vote of confidence for films produced by the world’s most densely p...
By The Editorial Board

Culture  /  Published 29.05.22

Once Upon a Reason

Though completed in 1929, the memorial hall remained a blind spot. And then in 1977, Jyoti Basu, who was then the chief minister of West Bengal, decided to make a museum of it. He donat...
By Moumita Chaudhuri


West Bengal  /  Published 16.05.22

Delhi-Bengal funds tussle

The Union government has paused the release of  Rs 4,900 crore under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) and Rs 2,700 crore under the Swachh Bharat Mission (rural) for Bengal and sought clarificati...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta

People  /  Published 05.05.22

Like Indira Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi too regarded Pranab Mukherjee as a living encyclopaedia

He was also Sonia Gandhi’s closest advisor when Sharad Pawar, P.A. Sangma and Tariq Anwar revolted against her on the ground of her foreign origins. It is believed that the drafts of all letters...

News  /  Published 05.05.22

Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee University, Ranchi, hosts history seminar

Focus on history of tribal movement and its relevance ...
By Our Correspondent

Opinion  /  Published 04.05.22

Trouble with two fronts

There is a tendency to undermine India’s stellar military and political achievement in 1971 with the saffron constituency saying, ‘We missed out on a great opportunity to take back Pakista...
By Subir Bhaumik

Opinion  /  Published 26.04.22

Letters to the Editor: Pure-bred dogs are status symbol but prone to ailments

Go local Sir — Owning a pure-bred dog has become a status symbol in India. In most cases, these dogs are ill-suited to India’s hot and humid climate. Breeds like the Siberian Husky, the S...
By The Telegraph


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