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Nehru’s defence of INA in trials an eyewash?

Netaji’s nephew Dwijendranath Bose thought it was electoral expediency. Declassified British documents suggested the same. Furthermore, a mole of British intelligence agency MI in the INA, who later joined the British-Indian Army, reported this to his real boss, a British brigadier. With the Jawaharlal Nehru government being accused of snooping on Subhas Chandra Bose’s kin […]

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British left due to INA, not Quit India

Seven pieces of evidence bear it out. Writing in his much-acclaimed book Indian Struggle, Subhas Chandra Bose stated, “Mahatma Gandhi has rendered and will continue to render phenomenal service to his country.” “But”, he added, “India’s salvation will not be achieved under his leadership.” Nearly 70 years after power was transferred to Indian hands, sufficient […]

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Netaji Subhas Bose killed on Stalin’s order: Swamy

New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has claimed that Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose never perished in any air crash and that he was subsequently killed on Russian dictator Joseph Stalin’s orders. Dr Swamy was responding to a question about the declassification of secret Subhas Bose files at a conference organised on 14 September in […]

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Netaji mystery on Modi’s mind?

A largely overlooked subtext in the larger narrative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Japan journey was his inability, rather decision, to not to pay a customary visit to the temple where the assumed ashes of Subhas Chandra Bose have been enshrined. So why did Modi not follow the suit of Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi and, […]