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Tashkent files, Vivek Agnihotri, Who killed shastri, Lalbahadurshastri

Who killed Lal Bahadur Shastri?

An exclusive excerpt from Vivek Agnihotri's latest book, Who killed Shastri, that investigates the mysterious death of independent India’s second prime minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri, from all possible angles.


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Mahatma Gandhi, Shah bano, Triple Talaq, Nikaah

Between myth and reality: Can you really believe what you see on screen?

It’s not as if movies have lost their edge as agents of conditioning, but what has changed is how the average audience refuses to drink the Kool-Aid of yore with the same enthusiasm.


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Lal Bahadur Shastri, Congress, Vivek Agnihotri

Vivek Agnihotri: 'I could never make 'Tashkent Files' under Congress govt. Urban Naxals don't question the state. They only want to ridicule one person'

Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri has made a sensation with his movie The Tashkent Files. Speaking with Rohit E David, Agnihotri discussed Congress reactions, freedom of expression under the BJP and his opposition to 'urban Naxals'.


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Buddha in a Traffic Jam, Golmaal, Vivek Agnihotri

Who Killed Shastri, all over again? Critics refusing to review Vivek Agnihotri’s 'The Tashkent Files' must disclose their real reasons

Critics refusing to review a film, calling it 'propaganda' and boycotting it, evokes a bunch of people refusing to do their job. Or to do it with complete honesty.


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Lok Sabha elections 2019, Vivek Agnihotri, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Tashkent files

The Tashkent Files: Vivek Agnihotri reminds us how, between Nehru and Indira, we forgot Shastri

Agnihotri makes an attempt to point to how easy it has been to wipe out Shastri's life (even death) from public memory.


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The Tashkent Files, Vivek Agnihotri, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Narendra Modi

'Why are Rahul Gandhi's people threatening me over The Tashkent Files,' asks director Vivek Agnihotri

Why is it important to find out how Lal Bahadur Shastri died 53 years ago? And who can this impact politically today? Vivek Agnihotri explains.


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Tashkent files, Mithun chakraborty, Vivek Agnihotri, Lal Bahadur Shastri

The 'Tashkent Files' trailer: Whom will a 'dead PM' help now?

Lal Bahadur Shastri's death has been one of the most intriguing mysteries in Indian politics. But what's not mysterious is how his tale has popped up again, just before 2019's Lok Sabha elections!


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Vivek Agnihotri, Right-wing, White House, Donald Trump

Why Right may be wrong on Twitter

Twitter admitted that it has been profiling its users, monitoring them actively through artificial intelligence, ranking them, restricting them and also making them 'disappear' at times.


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Marxism, Communism, Vivek Agnihotri, Urban naxal

Urban Naxalism is real in India: How the situation already resembles William S Lind's Fourth Generation Warfare

Unlike the first, second and third generations of warfare, this warfare intends to destroy a state from within.


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Bhima Koregaon, Twitter, Urban naxals, Vivek Agnihotri

Why those slamming Vivek Agnihotri’s call for a 'list' on Twitter are only helping him

The ongoing Twitter exercise will serve just one purpose — ensure the continued relevance of a failed filmmaker.