Emergency

No undeclared emergency in India: Bommai

When Indira Gandhi was the Prime Minister, during whose government the Emergency was imposed, the central government had all the powers.

published on : 26th June 2022

'Biggest cowardly attack on democracy': Parties slam Congress on Emergency's 47th anniversary

The Emergency, declared on this day in 1975 by former prime minister Indira Gandhi, suspended fundamental rights of citizens and brought press censorship.

published on : 25th June 2022

Memories of the Emergency: A gritty rebel relives brutality of dark days

One of the policemen used the edge of his lathi to beat me on the spine, while another kicked me with his boot.

published on : 25th June 2022

Memories of the Emergency: The Bullet Batch that stood up against police

On January 3, 1976, when Pramod Bhat woke up from a three-day coma, he realised he was handcuffed to the headboard of the hospital bed.

published on : 25th June 2022

‘My role as Vikram is relatable to all middle-class households’: Sunil Raoh

“I wanted to take a small break because I felt I was getting monotonous. I planned to get back to acting much earlier, but it was delayed further by 6 to 7 years. Finally, after 12 years, I am back."

published on : 20th June 2022

Citing 'overlapping', NCERT removes portions on 2002 Gujarat riots, Emergency, Mughal courts from class 12 books

Many of these changes were announced earlier this year when the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) rationalised its syllabi in April.

published on : 18th June 2022

Congress says 'undeclared emergency' in Delhi, 'Satyagraha' to continue 

"The Modi government has imposed an undeclared emergency in Delhi and thousands of barricades have come up and thousands of our Congress workers have been arrested since last night," he told reporters

published on : 13th June 2022

Nandankanan Zoological Park draws plans after lioness death

Sources said on the day the lioness died, there were less than five ASV available with the zoo for anti-venom therapy for the lion. 

published on : 30th May 2022

India’s Ukraine stand no deterrent to its larger Quad role

Ironically, China is the biggest trade partner of all the four Quad countries. This creates tensions between the security and economic interests of all the four  vis-à-vis China.

published on : 29th May 2022

Crisis-hit Sri Lanka lifts state of emergency

The move was taken with the improvement of the law and order situation in the island nation.

published on : 21st May 2022

Prakasam 108 services save 3 babies in a day

The state government introduced the ultra modern 108-Neonatal Emergency (Neonatal advanced Life support) ambulances across the state with an aim to reduce neonatal death rate.  

published on : 21st May 2022

14 magnetic balls removed from child's stomach at Chennai's Dr Mehta's Hospital

The ingestion of magnetic objects poses a significant health risk to children, with severe morbidity and mortality. 

published on : 10th May 2022

Five held for hunting blackbucks in Karnataka's Haveri district

The police recovered the carcass of two blackbucks, a rifle that was used for killing antelopes, and several other items, sources said.

published on : 8th May 2022

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa under pressure to resign

Mahinda Rajapaksa, who has repeatedly defied calls to quit, has come under fresh pressure to resign at a special Cabinet meeting held before a state of emergency was imposed.

published on : 7th May 2022

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa under fire following imposition of emergency

President Rajapaksa declared a state of emergency with effect from Friday midnight amid growing countrywide anti-government protests over the unprecedented economic crisis.

published on : 7th May 2022
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