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Pakistani troops violate ceasefire along LoC in J&K’s Macchil sector | India News

SRINAGAR: Pakistani troops on Thursday violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Macchil sector of Jammu and Kashmir by firing mortar shells towards Indian positions, Army officials said here. They said the Indian Army gave a befitting response to the ceasefire violation. No casualties were reported in the incident. “On 25 June 2020, […]

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Emergency reminds us that democracies, when tested, fight back resiliently: Milind Deora | India News

MUMBAI: On the occasion of 45 years of imposition of emergency in India by the Indira Gandhi government, Congress leader Milind Deora on Thursday said emergency reminds us that democracies, when tested, fight back resiliently. Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had imposed emergency on June 25, 1975, and it continued till March 21, 1977. Taking […]

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Sacrifice of people who fought for democracy during Emergency will not be forgotten: PM Modi | India News

NEW DELHI: The sacrifice of people who fought for democracy during the Emergency will never be forgotten, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday. “Emergency was imposed on the country exactly 45 years ago. I salute the people who fought for the protection of India’s democracy and faced torture,” Modi tweeted in Hindi. आज से […]

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Congress leaders speak out over border tension with China | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid reports of Chinese build-up at the border, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Thursday said India should force China back by all means as its arsenal is not meant for “hatching eggs“. Several Congress leaders, including P Chidambaram, also spoke out on the issue. Chidambaram termed as “extraordinary demand” the assertion of […]

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Let new generations draw right lessons from Emergency: Ravi Shankar Prasad | India News

NEW DELHI: Let the new generations draw the right lessons from Emergency, Union minister and BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday while attacking the Congress for its “grossly undemocratic” behaviour which he claimed still continues. In a series of tweets on the 45th anniversary of imposition of Emergency, he said today is the […]