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Bose family decries Gumnaami; Mission Netaji punches holes in their theory

While the kin of Subhas Chandra Bose rubbish the Gumnami angle, Mission Netaji explains why the family finds it inconvenient

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Netaji Kin, Swamy Wrong About Gumnami Baba

While the kin of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose have taken a U-turn from their position in 2013, Subramanian Swamy latches on to a discredited story

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India

Mann ki Baat: PM pays tribute to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Calling India bahuratna-vasundhara (the land that produces gems), Prime Minister Narendra Modi named Subhas Chandra Bose as a great son of the motherland and mentioned his efforts to recognise Netaji’s contributions to the nation

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Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: India pays tributes to its liberator

PM Narendra Modi on 23 January inaugurated museums dedicated to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Jallianwala Bagh at the Red Fort complex while many politicians and Indians at large paid glowing tributes to the patriot

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Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Netaji in Singapore

Singapore: Congress president Rahul Gandhi today visited the iconic INA memorial in Singapore and paid homage to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, who unveiled in 1945 the monument that commemorates the “Unknown Warrior” of the Indian National Army. The 47-year-old Gandhi is on a three-day trip to Singapore and Malaysia during which he will meet Singapore […]

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New book by nephew ‘lays to rest’ debate over Netaji’s death

New Delhi: Questions over the death of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose continue to perplex, the controversy acquiring the aura of a mystique over the decades. Author and Netaji’s nephew Ashis Ray hopes to end the debate with his book Laid to Rest, which collates the findings of 11 different investigations and concludes that he died on […]

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India

‘Netaji believed freedom cannot be earned by non-violence’

Kolkata: West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi today said Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was a leader who believed that freedom cannot be earned by non-violence. Addressing the 121st birth anniversary of Netaji, Tripathi said he was one of the greatest leaders of Indian freedom struggle. “Netaji gave inspiring slogans as ‘Jai Hind’, ‘Dilli Chalo’, ‘Give me […]

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We’re Sorry, Netaji

Declaring 23 January, Subhas Chandra Bose’s birth anniversary, as Desh Prem Divas will increase public awareness and dispel myths about the personality The careless manner in which the people of the Indian nation forget the contribution of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose towards attaining freedom for the country from British rule, which necessitates recollections and corrections […]

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History of Indian freedom struggle will be revised, Modi assures Netaji kin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that before the present term of his government comes to an end, the correct history of the independence movement will be published. He gave this assurance to Chandra Kumar Bose who is the vice president of Bengal BJP and cousin of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Wednesday, on the occasion […]

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What An Act, ‘Netaji’!

Apart from Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav’s act of blocking Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s passage to the premiership of this country, the veteran has hardly ever made news for anything that he did for somebody outside his large family. The squabbles for public consumption that saw Shivpal Yadav, Amar Singh and Mulayam Singh Yadav […]