An interview by Ratnesh Dwivedi This was my first chance to meet Mark Tully in person. I had interviewed him before over the telephone for a community radio station I set up in my previous organization in 2014. A magnificent personality, an excellent welcome and polished Hindi makes Mark Tully what he was in […]
Posts Tagged ‘Indira Gandhi’
By Sabena Siddiqi Operation Blue Star was a highly controversial military operation carried out by the Indian government to repress Sikh minorities in 1984. Injustices perpetrated by the Indian state on Sikhs after the partition of 1947, brought things to such a pass that Sikhs decided they wanted a separate Sikh country, Khalistan.
By Sabena Siddiqi Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently visited Bangladesh where he received a ‘liberation’ war award on behalf of former Indian premier Vajpayee. He recounted the Indian conspiracy to divide Pakistan, saying that the establishment of Bangladesh was the desire of every Indian. He himself had participated as a Jana Sangha volunteer […]