How did the 1975 Emergency shape the future of Indian politics?

//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/7d/Indira2.jpg

By Sunil Kumar Thanks. 41 years since the 1975 Emergency. Indian politics has altered beyond belief in this time period. The immediate consequence of Indira Gandhi’s experiment was that India had a non-Congress government for the first time. Jayaprakash Narayan’s …

Posted in Culture, People | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why did Sanjay Gandhi slap Indira six times at a dinner party?

//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/ac/Sanjay_Gandhi.jpg

By Sunil Kumar This is a famous story about Indira Gandhi and Sanjay reported by Washington Post Journalist Lewis M. Simmons. Supposed to have happened some time before the Emergency in 1975. Also mentioned by various media; and Vinod Mehta …

Posted in History, People, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment