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About Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi is the first women Prime Minister of India. She is the daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru. Her son Rajiv Gandhi became Prime Minister after her assassination.

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As Prime Minister of India

On June 26, 1975, Mrs. Gandhi established emergency rule in India.

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Delhi to Host First Ever Heartwork Tattoo Festival
Business Wire IndiaThe renowned author Michael Biondi once wrote that “Our bodies were printed as blank pages to be filled with the ink of our hearts”. Renowned actor and producer Johnny Depp says his body is his journal and others have said the tattoo reflects the personality of the person, displaying his or her experiences

Suki Waterhouse and Neelam Gill, Come Together to Send off British Airways' First 787-9 Flight to New Delhi in Traditional Indian Style
Business Wire IndiaBritish Airways’ new Boeing 787-9 landed in New Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport this morning, the first route to receive British Airways’ most technologically advanced aircraft complete with a brand new First cabin

Delhi Duty Free Launches: Why Shop any Where else Campaign with Lowest Prices in the Region
Business Wire IndiaIt doesn’t matter where you’re travelling to , if you are travelling abroad from New Delhi  ,  Delhi Duty Free at T3, Indira Gandhi International Airport is  the best place for duty free shopping to get the best brands at the regions best prices with some great savings against downtown prices & international duty free prices

World's most Admired Beauties gets Attracted to a Small Township of Maharashtra 'Shirpur'
Business Wire IndiaOne of the most influential ladies in the world, Miss World 2014 Ms Rolene Strauss along with Miss England 2014 Ms Carina Tyyrell; arrived India on their special 4-day trip.     The duo’s India visit and particularly the first ever visit of Miss World Rolene Strauss, to India, is not for any beauty pageant, but for a social cause

Sterling and Wilson Pvt. Ltd. Develops 140 MW of Solar Power Plants Across India during the Financial Year 2014-15
Business Wire IndiaSterling and Wilson Pvt. Ltd., part of Shapoorji Pallonji Group and one of India’s leading solar EPC companies with over 350 MW of solar projects spread across 13 states is close to commissioning more than 140 megawatts (MW) of solar power generation plants in India for the financial year 2014 – 2015

AP students to get 60 seats in NIT-Warangal
Tribal University will come up in the next year

Andhra Pradesh News on June 26, 2015
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on June 25, 2015

Chandrababu Naidu participates in Nava Nirmana Deeksha
State was bifurcated only for political gains

India's Hospitality Industry Blooms With Gurgaon Hotel
India is no stranger to visitors. During the British Raj, the country saw the creation of some of its finest guest houses, and advances in transportation brought an increasing numbers of visitors

The Grand New Delhi Offers Heavy Discounts to Celebrate Independence Day
The Grand New Delhi is offering attractive discounts on the upcoming Independence Day weekend. The Delhi based luxury hotel will also offer several complimentary services to celebrate the spirit of the historic day. You can stay for a night in the luxury and comfort of The Grand New Delhi at cost of just Rs. 9999 (inclusive of all taxes) as part of the Independence Day offer

Balasundaram V of Frost & Sullivan Awarded the CFO100 Roll of Honour 2014
Balasundaram V, Director – Finance (India, Middle East and China), Frost & Sullivan, A Global Growth Partnership Company, was awarded ‘CFO100 Roll Of Honour 2014’ for the category - ‘Winning Edge’ in Use Of Technology – Revenues below Rs 1000 cr

Union Minister Gopinath Munde dies in road accident
Gopinath Munde was on way to Airport when the accident happened

'Kiran a betrayer', says Union Minister Jairam Ramesh
Jairam Ramesh termed the former Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy as 'chief betrayer'

H.E. President Pranab Mukherjee Receives Biography of Dr Prathap Chandra Reddy
President Pranab Mukherjee was presented a copy of the biography on Dr. Prathap Chandra Reddy at Rastrapati Nilayam today. The 600-page biography, “Healer: Dr. Prathap Chandra Reddy and the Transformation of India,” is authored by Pranay Gupte, veteran international journalist, biographer and historian and published by Penguin, the world’s largest publisher

India Maritime Week Advisory Council Meet Organized by Gateway Media Pvt Ltd
Maritime Agenda: Time for a Reality Check "India Maritime Week should provide the platform to take stock of the targets reached in Maritime Agenda 2020, and take steps to realize more projects in the next five years," said Shri Gautam Chatterjee, Director General of Shipping

Prof Ganesan Venkataraman, Honorary Professor at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning Delivers 3rd Dr. Kulwant Rai Memorial Lecture
IILM hosted its 3rd Dr. Kulwant Rai Memorial Lecture at Lodhi Road campus on November 6, 2013. The lecture was addressed by Prof Ganesan Venkataraman, Honorary Professor at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning on “Growth, Stability and Order: Their Role in Shaping the Future of Humanity ". He is the recipient of the Sir C.V

The Westin Gurgaon, New Delhi Wins ‘Best Luxury Spa Hotel in Gurgaon 2013’ at Today's Traveller Award
Known for its luxury, comfort, impeccable service and world class amenities, The Westin Gurgaon, New Delhi’s has been awarded ‘Best Luxury Spa Hotel 2013’ for its state-of-the-art Heavenly Spa by Westin™ at Today's Traveller Award ceremony held on Friday, 30th August, 2013. Today's Traveller Awards recognizes outstanding performers in the travel and tourism sector

ARINC Awarded ‘IT Service Provider of the Year’ by Indira Gandhi International Airport
ARINC Incorporated was awarded ‘IT Service Provider Of The Year’ by Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport during their annual GMR-IGI Airport Business Partner Awards ceremony held recently in New Delhi

Rotary International Honours Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders for its Lifesaving Work Around the World
The global humanitarian organisation Rotary International has presented its World Community Excellence award to the international medical organisation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders. The award was presented at the annual conference of Rotary International District 3140 in India on 2 February at Aamby Valley, Pune

IILM Undergraduate Business School’s Fifteenth Graduation Ceremony
On 18 November 2013, IILM Undergraduate Business School in association with University of Bradford marked the Fifteenth Graduation Ceremony for the B Sc. Hons in Business & Management Studies for batch 2010-13. It is also the 50th year of establishment for the School of Management. Ms

Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. Reviews Bizav Tips for Attending the 2014 Winter Games
Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. is recommending that business aviation operators planning to attend the 2014 Winter Games should anticipate assorted operational challenges -- including lack of aircraft parking availability; Customs, Immigration and Quarantine (CIQ) clearance; and aircraft services options. The games will take place Feb. 7-23, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

Guar Global Releases Initial Farm Report Detailing Crop Results and Related Activities in Rajasthan, India
Guar Global Ltd. (OTCQB: GGBL) ("Guar Global" or the "Company"), a company aiming to implement innovative strategies and methods to increase crop yields of guar, an organic gelling agent used extensively in hydraulic fracturing by the oil and gas sector, announced today it has received a detailed operations report from its regional farm management team.

Wedding Vows at the Courtyard Gurgaon Venue in Delhi
Weddings are a reflection of two different personalities and the promise of a life together -- romantic, fun, fresh, welcoming, elegant, and stylish. To make your nuptial vows unforgettable, The Courtyard by Marriott Gurgaon offers innovative wedding services and complete wedding solutions.

Confluence Uses Aconex for Hyatt Andaz New Delhi Project
Aconex, provider of the world's most widely used online project collaboration solutions for the construction, infrastructure, power, mining, and oil and gas industries, has been deployed by Confluence, a global project and construction management firm, for the building of the Hyatt Andaz New Delhi hotel.Located in Aerocity, near Indira Gandhi International Airport, the project involves a 1

Kiran Kumar Reddy cites united state for achieving substantial progress
Kiran Kumar Reddy unfurls national flag on AP Formation Day celebrations

The University of Sydney uses Mobile Phone Technology to Tackle Disease and Malnutrition
Researchers from the University of Sydney in Australia, working with Indian partners, are using mobile phone technology to tackle disease and malnutrition in remote parts of India. Data from the World Bank indicates that 63 out of every 1,000 Indian children die before reaching the age of five, with undernourishment taking a heavy toll

Dainik Bhaskar Partners with iXiGO.com for Online Travel
India’s leading travel planning website, iXiGO.com has been chosen as the travel partner for Dainik Bhaskar - one of the largest read newspapers in India, in a move that exposes its massive readership to iXiGO’s award-winning trip planning and travel search platform. Partnering with iXiGO

Manhattan, New York Comes to Gurgaon
Great investment opportunities in world class commercial property “Manhattan Business Suites”. This new property is in the heart of Central Business District (CBD) Sector 74, Gurgaon. The location is ideal for business houses and entrepreneurs who would like to own commercial space that is well connected by road and metro rail transit system

R.Sivakumar, CEO, Palace Homes® Group, Honored with ‘Vaniga Maamani Award-2012’
Mr.R.Sivakumar, also known as S.Kumaar, CEO, Palace Homes Group, was awarded ‘Vaniga Maamani Award-2012’ for his achievement in Realty sector in a glittering function held on 5th August 2012 at JIPMER Auditorium, Pondicherry. The awards were given by ‘Vanigamani’,a leading business magazine in Tamil, to select individuals for achievement in their respective fields

President's Address to the nation on the eve of India’s 66th Independence Day
President's address to the nation

India to raise Jundal's issue during Pak Foreign Secretary's visit
The Foreign Secretary of Pakistan, Jalil Abbas Jilani, will arrive here today on a three-day day visit during which he will hold talks with his Indian counterpart Ranjan Mathai.

Yasin Malik wants Kashmir issue to be prime focus of Indo-Pak talks
The chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik, on Tuesday said that he would like both India and Pakistan to take up the Kashmir issue very seriously so that future generations do not continue to suffer.

BJP asks Centre to investigate about those providing shelter to Jundal
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday asked the Congress-led UPA Government at the Centre to inquire as to where did 26/11 handler Abu Jundal stay and from which political leaders did he get shelter.

Pearl in the Sand - Tara Devi
In 2000, she won the Panchayat Elections on a reserved seat. This came as more of a shock than a surprise in the caste-driven Samarda Panchayat of Khajuwala Panchayat Committee, Bikaner, not only because she belongs to a scheduled caste but also because she defeated an opponent who hails from a powerful upper caste.

Abu Jundal's mother claims her son is innocent
Rehana Begum, the mother of Abu Jundal, an alleged conspirator in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, has said that her son is innocent and has not been associated with any militant organisation.

India not interested in slanging match with Pak: Krishna
A day after Pakistan's Interior Ministry chief Rehman Malik dismissed India's assertion of 'state support' to the terrorists behind 26/11 massacre, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Thursday New Delhi does not want to get into any kind of slanging match with Islamabad, and added that there is a need to look at the brighter side.

India asks Pakistan to release Sarabjit on humanitarian grounds
Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur on Wednesday requested the Pakistan Government to release death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh on humanitarian grounds.

'State actors supported 26/11 massacre': Chidambaram
Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said India has got enough information that there was state support for the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.

India-Pakistan foreign minister-level talks deferred
External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's visit to Pakistan, which was planned for July, is now expected to take place in August since the dates were clashing with the presidential election here.

Abu Jundal's arrest an achievement: MEA
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday described the arrest of key Mumbai terror attack suspect and Indian Mujahideen terrorist Abu Jundal as an achievement.

Krishna promises follow up action after Delhi Police investigation of Abu Hamza
External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Monday lauded the Delhi Police for arresting key Mumbai terror attack suspect and Indian Mujahideen terrorist Abu Hamza, and said New Delhi will take an appropriate follow up action on this matter only after receiving the investigation report.

Andhra Pradesh News on October 30, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on October 30, 2012

Nokia and The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf(R) form partnership to introduce wireless charging to cafes across the United States
Coffee house introduces new smartphone technology to help consumersrechargeover a coffee Espoo, Finland and New York, NY - Nokia today announced a deal with majorUScafé chain The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® to offer wireless chargingfacilities inits cafés for customers who want to recharge their phones whilst onthe go

Nokia and The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® form partnership to introduce wireless charging to cafés across the United States
Coffee house introduces new smartphone technology to help consumers recharge over a coffee

Jundal Case: Pakistan rubbishes India's state actors role in 26/11 strike
The Pakistan Government on Wednesday dismissed India's charge of Pakistani state institutions being involved in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks.

Sharad Yadav takes on UPA, says Lokpal cannot curb corruption
Charging the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre of not acting against corruption, Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said it is an illusion that the Lokpal Bill will end all corruption.

BJP leaders wish former PM Vajpayee, call him 'yug purush'
The Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) leader on Sunday lauded the contributions of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the occasion of his 86th birthday and named him as 'yug purush' for his exemplary leadership.

BJP leaders wish Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 88th birthday
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Sunday wished former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 88th birthday.

Dense fog envelopes Delhi
Delhiites got a feel of heavy winter today as dense fog descended on the capital reducing normal visibility to almost zero in some areas.

RECOLLECTIONS OF A COMMUNICATOR: Fortieth anniversary of 1971 Indo-Pak war (Article)
The sub-continent will be observing the fortieth anniversary of the birth of Bangladesh on Friday. In Bangladesh, it will be celebrated as the fulfillment of the wishes of the people, who led a brave battle under Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

Rajasthan CM Gehlot assures of continued development
Marking the three-year tenure of the Congress Party ruled state government, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot asserted that the government fulfilled majority of the party's manifesto promises.

Need to reform National Service Scheme: Ajay Maken
Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Ajay Maken has stressed the need of reforming the National Service Scheme (NSS) to make it more effective and relevant in the changed environment.

Selja launches Cultural Heritage Young Leadership Programme
Union Culture and Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister Kumari Selja today inaugurated the India heritage week and launched two new schemes "Cultural Heritage Young Leadership Programme" and "scheme of Financial Assistance for publication of magazines and journals dedicated to Indian Culture and Heritage".

Nation pays tribute to Indira Gandhi on her 94th birth anniversary
The nation on Saturday paid tribute to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 94th birth anniversary.

Talar becomes first Arunachalee to win national level badminton title
Arunachal Pradesh added another jewel in its crown when noted shuttler Laa Talar became (U-15) national sub-junior badminton champion.

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