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"Perhaps due to my being small in size and soft of tongue, people are apt to believe that I am not able to be very firm."
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It’s known as democratic accountability.
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The people I am going to describe never wrote about their association with Nehru, but I believe that the fascinating stories they told me about this architect of our nation need to be shared with a wider audience. Together, these anecdotes paint a picture of a complex man who had moments of greatness as well as some serious flaws.
KOLKATA -- The family members of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose today pressed for declassification of files on former Prime Minister the late Lal Bahadur Shastri, kept in India and Russia to unravel the m...
My parent's defiance came at a personal price. Frustrated upon not finding us, the "unknown mob", as Sanjay Gandhi's hooligans were vaguely referred to by officials, raided our house in Lucknow and looted whatever little we had. What they didn't loot, they burned in our courtyard - furniture, clothes, books, all my toys. I did not get any more toys throughout my childhood, and almost 20 years later when I earned my first salary, I bought a big teddy for myself.