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New Twist to Netaji Files: Gumnami Baba Box with Old Photos of Netaji Parents Found

The mystery of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose fails to die as new revelation that Gumnami Baba, who lived in Uttar Pradesh’s Faizabad district, had possession of old photos of the Bose family, according to the retrieved box from the district treasury. The photograph had Netaji’s parents, Jankinath Bose and Prabhawati Bose, in the inventory, with the identities confirmed by Shakti ...

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Mamata Decides to Open Netaji Files to Public

After 70 years since the mysterious plane crash that purportedly killed Indian icon Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in Formosa (Taiwan), refusing the secretive efforts to cover up the incident, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has announced that the 64 files in state government’s possession would be declassified and made public. While the Centre had all along been adamant to ...

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Interesting Lesser Known Facts About Independence Day

As India gears up to celebrate its 69th Independence Day here are some interesting lesser know facts about Independence Day: 1) Before granting Independence it was Lord Mountbatten who pushed for the partition India into India and Pakistan. 2) Indian Muslims were well spread minority in India, initially people were quite united. Gandhi headed many movements and Muslims rallied behind ...

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Why India failed in 1 science invention or idea since 1960s, Questions Murthy at IISc

Ever since the visit of Nehru in 1962 to the US where he exhorted Ph.D.s to return and be part of India’s reconstruction, it led to green revolution, white revolution and ISRO’s birth. In the last 60 years, India was able to ape the western scientific advances making merely marginal addition to what was already invented with no impactful idea ...

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Nehru should be stripped of Bharat Ratna, says angry Netaji descendant

It’s natural to see the reaction of a descendant of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose who said the former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru should be stripped of the Bharat Ratna in the light of recent spying revelations alleging on family members of the revolutionary leader. For some strange and mysterious reason, Nehru continued the colonial policy of spying on Netaji Subhas ...

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Netaji Snoopgate: What’s so Strange? Where’s the Missing Link?

Post-independence, the government of India changed the hands to Indian leaders but not its intelligence traditions, going by the fact that for two decades until 1968, the family of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was under watch. Essentially it was a case of not sharing the spoils of a success that led the Nehru and his daughter Indira Gandhi to keep off Netaji family from ...

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