The Indira Gandhi Death: Assassination Or Assisted Suicide ?
Mystery and scandal always surround those who enjoy the position of power, while they live and even after they have passed. This holds true for Indian politicians as well, who almost never rest in peace. One such mystery came close to getting uncovered on 29th June 2015. But since there wasn’t much truth to reveal, it remained a mystery probably aimed to create a scandal. It came in the face of a petition filed some three decades back in the Gujarat high court, to declare the assassination of the first woman prime minister of the country a suicide. Mrs Indira Gandhi, the first and only woman prime minister of India [...]
LK Advani on Emergency – Will History Repeat itself?
The period of 21 months between 25 June 1975 to 21 March 1977 was one of the darkest periods that our country had after independence. Mrs. Indira Gandhi, the former Prime Ministers who declared “Emergency” which was officially issued by President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed under Article 352(1) of the constitution. This order of emergency resulted in the loss of elections which was held in 1977 which reduced Congress to just 153 seats and Janata Party won the elections by getting 298 seats and 47 of its allies out of 542. Morarji Desai became the first non- Congress Prime Minister. This shows that whenever a person or a party [...]