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Shashi Tharoor trolled for wrongly spelling Indira Gandhi

Famous for using unique and at times bizarre words in his tweets, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor found himself in soup over a tweet where he wrongly spelled Indira Gandhi as "India Gandhi" in an old photo -- leaving Tweeple baffled.

Sep 24, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

Ritesh Batra to direct Vidya Balan series on Indira Gandhi

Earlier this year, Vidya had announced plans to work in a web series based on the life of Indira Gandhi.

Aug 19, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

Indira Gandhi negotiated land deal with Pakistan: Zardari

Former Pak President Asif Ali Zardari claimed that Indira Gandhi negotiated the land deal with Pakistan after 71 war.

Aug 10, 2019, 08:02 AM IST

DNA: Decoding the politics behind emergency in 1975

In this segment of Zee News, Watch DNA that decodes politics behind emergency in 1975. The emergency was imposed in India from June 25, 1975 to March 21, 1977.

Jun 25, 2019, 23:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi salutes people who resisted Emergency

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid homage to all "those greats" who resisted the Emergency imposed by the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on this day in 1975 and said democracy had prevailed over authoritarianism.

Jun 25, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

PM Modi gives voice to video on Emergency, salutes those who fought against 'authoritarian mindset'

Modi can be heard saying in the video that democracy faced the greatest threat of all times during Emergency but despite that, the country did not give up or lose hope.

Jun 25, 2019, 10:23 AM IST

Rajnath Singh tweets on Emergency, calls it darkest chapter in India's history

Indira Gandhi had declared Emergency on June 25 of 1975, primarily citing civil and political unrest at the time as the reasons.

Jun 25, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

DNA: Decoding Indira Gandhi's mentality of 'My government, my Judiciary'

DNA analysis of Indira Gandhi's mentality of 'My government, my Judiciary'. Watch video to know more

Jun 24, 2019, 22:58 PM IST

Congress out of power as Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi's heirs did not honour yoga: Ramdev

PM Modi is the first prime minister who performs yoga among people, he said, adding that all central ministers, chief ministers, MPs and MLAs of the BJP perform yoga.

Jun 20, 2019, 05:55 AM IST

Nirmala Sitharaman, India's first female Finance Minister after Indira Gandhi

Sitharaman is the first female finance minister after former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi who held the portfolio briefly for a year between July 1969 and June 1970.

May 31, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

BJP seeks action against Mayawati for poll code violation, writes to EC

Congress leader Ajay Rai, who lost to Modi in the last elections, will again face the Prime Minister while SP has fielded Shalini Yadav from the seat.

May 18, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

Vidya Balan 'trying to do' web series on Indira Gandhi

Actress Vidya Balan has said she is trying to do a web series based on the life of India's first and only woman Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

Apr 10, 2019, 00:36 AM IST

DNA analysis on Jagannath Mandir

This segment brings to you about analysis on Jagannath Mandir.

Apr 09, 2019, 23:30 PM IST

If Indira Gandhi is praised for 1971 war, why not PM Narendra Modi for Balakot: Rajnath Gandhi

Singh said India has never eyed territory of any country and always believed in the concept of universal brotherhood.

Apr 09, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

BJP-RSS insulting India & democracy by portraying Modi is India & India is Modi

By portraying Modi is India & India is Modi, the BJP/RSS are committing the same mistake & insulting India & democracy which the Congress had done earlier by declaring Indira is India & India is Indira. Watch full video to know more.

Apr 04, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court grants 2 more months to SIT to complete its probe

The court extended the time after the SIT informed, that it wanted two more months to complete the investigation.

Mar 29, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1984 Lok Sabha election

On 31 October 1984, Indira Gandhi was in the lawns of her PM residence when she was assassinated by two of her own bodyguards. Later in the evening, Vice President R Venkataraman made a simultaneous announcement to the nation that Indira had passed away and that a new government under Rajiv Gandhi had been sworn in.

Mar 28, 2019, 15:38 PM IST

INKredible India: The story of 1984 Lok Sabha election - All you need to know

The early years of 1980s were marked by a series of social, political and economic events – positive as well as tragic – that would leave a lasting impression on India and contribute to how the country is today.

Mar 26, 2019, 12:46 PM IST

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slams Rahul gandhi on Garibi Hatao Yojana

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has slammed Rahul Gandhi on Garibi Hatao Yojana. To know more watch the video

Mar 26, 2019, 11:32 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi renews Congress' 47-year-old 'Garibi Hatao' vow

Almost 50 years since Indira Gandhi's 'Garibi Hatao' resolution, her grandson Rahul Gandhi once again raised the slogan

Mar 26, 2019, 08:38 AM IST