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Sarojini Naidu
India  /  Published 28.12.21

Delhi police detain protesting doctors

By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 30.06.21

Sagely leader

Speaking in Parliament after unveiling a portrait of Lokmanya Tilak in 1956, Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru stated: “We have, to my right here, the picture of Dadabhai Naoroji, in a sense the F...
By Praveen Davar

World  /  Published 11.11.18

A Great War, still raging

On the centenary of the end of “the Great War” that was supposed to end all wars, the present was as much at play as was the past, both with an Indian connection.Not just because French President ...
By Amit Roy in London

World  /  Published 06.11.18

Time to remember India's World War I sacrifice

Sarojini Naidu’s moving poem, The Gift of India, which tells of the sacrifices made by 1.5 million Indian soldiers in the First World War, will be read by actress Nina Wadia at this year’s very sp...
By Amit Roy in London

Opinion  /  Published 21.04.19

Loyalty out of place: A tale of two governors

His Excellency, as a prefix or title for a governor, sounds grand. Its equivalent in Hindi, ‘Mahamahim’ sounds even grander, more larger-than-life. Like ‘His Worship’ for a mayor, ‘His Lords...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.11.18

Why the women’s reservation bill must be revived

In 1925, Sarojini Naidu became president of the Indian National Congress. Her candidature was promoted by Gandhi, who admired Naidu because she stood “for solid Hindu-Muslim unity”. Her election a...
By Ramachandra Guha


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