Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s latest bonding with the Indian army on Diwali triggered a customary reaction from Rahul Gandhi. In an attempt to steal...

Can a retired navy officer be branded a spy and jailed for possessing a PhD thesis? The answer is yes, if he had ruffled some wrong feathers of some eminent...

It’s never a healthy sign for a country’s political atmosphere when a national party wishes the death of another.  After all, every party supposedly...

Rishi Kapoor loves to shoot from his mouth. While his wife, the elegant Neetu Kapoor tries to restrain her husband from grabbing media attention with his...

It was in the mid 1970s that Prime Minister Indira Gandhi first used the expression ‘foreign hand’, pointing to the America’s CIA as one of the...

Prior to 1970, Sikkim was an independent state, ruled by the Chogyal or king. But a kingdom that shared boundaries with China, India, Bhutan and Nepal,...

Yes, this had happened many years ago, when a widowed Maneka was ousted by her mother-in-law Indira Gandhi from Safdurjung 1, the residence of India’s...

Sanjay Gandhi, the younger scion of Indira Gandhi, had a big penchant for cars. After a three-year internship with Rolls Royce in India, when Sanjay came...

What is that Indira Gandhi had done to anger US President Richard M Nixon and his National Security Adviser Henry Kissinger? In a private conversation...

Pakistan, like India, wants to believe that every terror attack that takes place in their soil is the handiwork of militants and the secret services. While...

The Agartala Conspiracy of 1967 was just the prelude to a bigger storm that would change the course of history for East Pakistan (now Bangladesh). The...

East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) had nothing common with Pakistan, except that both the countries were carved out of India. The two nations were like a set...