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Government had accepted Netaji had died in 1945 crash

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose died in an air crash in Taipei on August 18, 1945, a Union Cabinet note 50 years later said amidst the raging controversy over the Indian National Army chief’s......

A mysterious country that has baffled the world

'Ne Win kept good relations with the Nehru family even though he did nothing to do business with India.' 'When Indira Gandhi was assassinated, Ne Win took off to an undisclosed destination, leading......

EXCLUSIVE! How the Naga Accord was reached

'In the first meeting of this new year, we took a joint new year resolution that we will complete it this year. At the time things were not very clear, but the mood was clear that yes, we must......

Nagaland: One political compromise after another

'The Naga Hills region, Nagaland and Manipur, have had the most uncaring and corrupt state governments with little to show on the ground despite the nation's highest per capita development......

The monk who thinks Indians are his gurus

Can you find a world leader who has met generations of Indian politicians, most US Presidents, European head of States, several Popes, celebrated cricketers, Hollywood and Bollywood stars, some of......

Asia in 2008: Its rise is a global good

As 2008 draws near, very few educated people can still be unaware of the rising economic and strategic power of Asia.Consider 2007. The year began with China firing a ballistic missile to destroy a......

How to treat coloured people

Exactly a month ago, my wife, son and I were not allowed to board a British Airways flight to Paris via London because we didn't have a transit visa, called a Direct Airside Transit Visa. This came......

Do economic boycotts work?

Boycotts are a funny business, and none funnier than the economic ones. Iran is going to be threatened by United Nations sanctions over its nuclear policy. Iran was exposed to economic boycotts by......

Postal stamp on Murugappa Chettiar

A postal stamp in the memory of A M M Murugappa Chettiar (1902-1965) was released by Union Minister for Communications Dayanidhi Maran on Sunday. A M M Murugappa Chettiar, known widely as AMM, is......

Uniting against a tsunami

But for the tsunami, the four Sumatrans whom an Indian coast guard vessel rescued near Great Nicobar's Campbell Bay would have been arrested and thrown into jail. The wrath of wind and wave had......

FA Cup hero Goalkeeper Trautmann dies at 89

Bert Trautmann, a former German Prisoner of War who became a footballer in England and famously broke his neck playing in goal for Manchester City in the 1956 FA Cup final, died on Friday at the......

Games security stayed in shadows, kept focus on sport

From ordinary police on the beat to the shadows of Britain's security establishment, the sighs of relief are almost audible. Terrorism is an act of theatre, an adage goes, but thanks to firm and......
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Poor scholarship, bias and politicisation of history

By Saswati Sarkar, Shanmukh and Dikgaj Editor's note: In its weekend edition that appeared on 30 January, Firstpost carried a lengthy... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/india/the-why-of-myths-on-subhas-chandra-bose-poor-scholarship-bias-and-politicisation-of-history-2615490.html
As Myanmar Powerbrokers Talk, Could Aung Suu Kyi Emerge As President?

As Aung San Suu Kyi's lawmakers smiled for the cameras at the first sessions of Myanmar's parliament, a summit of generals convened at a base, just... ...

http://m.ndtv.com/world-news/as-myanmar-powerbrokers-talk-could-aung-suu-kyi-emerge-as-president-1274363
Five great eco trips

The Madras Crocodile Bank, Karuna Farm, the Dune Eco Village and the colonial bungalows of Chettinad and Tranquebar offer some interesting ways to... ...

http://www.outlooktraveller.com/article/tamil-nadu-five-great-eco-trips-1008639
Travel ban fuels talk of Myanmar constitutional challenge

NAYPYITAW/YANGON, Feb 2 : The party of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi has instructed its lawmakers not to leave the capital, rank-and-file members... ...

http://newshence.com/travel-ban-fuels-talk-of-myanmar-constitutional-challenge.html
Marvellously produced, a weighty addition to library

President Pranab Mukherjee is arguably the most political president India has had, excluding neither Rajendra Prasad nor Giani Zail Singh, although... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/panache/review-abode-under-the-dome-marvellously-produced-a-weighty-addition-to-library/articleshow/50787730.cms

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