The role of Cold War in Indira Gandhi’s Emergency 

Indira Gandhi declared the Emergency in 1975, plonk in the middle of the most intense phase of the Cold War. Détente was going so badly for the Americans that stand up comedians in Washington were comparing it to a wife swapping party “from where you return alone”. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2′); var […]

Over 300 mn children not in school: Unicef

United Nations: Over 300 million children globally between the age of five and 17 years of age were not in school, the Unicef said in a news report. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2’); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads […]

Former Malaysian PM arrested, to face fresh charges

Kuala Lumpur: Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested on Wednesday to face fresh corruption charges related to scandal-hit state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad, the Malaysia’s anti-graft body said. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2′); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { […]

Honey trapped BSF trooper leakes secret info, arrested in Noida

Lucknow: A Border Security Force (BSF) Constable was arrested on Wednesday in Noida for passing ‘secret and sensitive’ information to Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency, officials said. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2′); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * […]

Here comes the new singer in B’town | Check

Mumbai: Dancer-actress Nora Fatehi is set to make her singing debut. She has collaborated with Morocco-based group Fnaire to re-create the official Arabic adaptation of “Dilbar”. (function ($) { var bsaProContainer = $(‘.bsaProContainer-2′); var number_show_ads = “0”; var number_hide_ads = “0”; if ( number_show_ads > 0 ) { setTimeout(function () { bsaProContainer.fadeIn(); }, number_show_ads * 1000); […]