Articles by: L.S. Herdenia

Don’t blame Nehru for partition and preponing independence

Don’t blame Nehru for partition and preponing independence

The other day an important BJP leader remarked that Jawaharlal Nehru and other Congress leaders managed to advance the date of independence and accepted country’s partition because they were in a hurry to enjoy fruits of power. This statement of the BJP leader is totally untrue and is not backed by facts and indicates that they lack knowledge of history.[Read More…]

by August 31, 2020 India
China’s Disappointing Ways: From Mao to Present

China’s Disappointing Ways: From Mao to Present

During the Chinese revolution, progressive forces of the world lent every possible support to it. At that time, it was widely believed that most of the Chinese people consumed opium and were always in a stupor. Additionally the country’s economy lay totally shattered. It was said that the people in China went to the market with a bag full of[Read More…]

by June 24, 2020 India
Emergency, Indira Gandhi And RSS

Emergency, Indira Gandhi And RSS

I do not hold any brief for Indira Gandhi as far her decision to impose emergency is concerned. There is no doubt that emergency period will be recorded as a black chapter in the democratic history of the country. But certainly I have every reason to differ with Arun Jaitely when he compares Indira Gandhi with Hitler. Hitler perhaps was[Read More…]

by June 29, 2018 Communal Harmony