By Surjit Mansingh
Whereas development a latest economic climate and a democratic, secular society, India has inherited a wealthy civilization with an remarkable variety of ethnic, linguistic and non secular teams going again many hundreds of thousands of years. The historic Dictionary is a r
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1963 India signs Partial Test Ban Treaty. Nagaland becomes 16th state. 1964 May 22: Nehru dies. Lal Bahadur Shastri elected prime minister. 1965 Anti-Hindi riots in Madras state. Official language conference adopts Three-language formula. September: Pakistan-India military conflict. 1966 Tashkent Agreement in January restores status quo. Shastri dies. Indira Gandhi elected prime minister. 1967 Fourth general election reduces Congress majority at center and defeat in some states. Naxalite movement in Bengal.
August: India issues draft nuclear doctrine based on minimum credible deterrent and no first use. October: Military coup in Pakistan. December: Indian Airlines airplane from Kathmandu hijacked to Kandahar via Lahore; release of passengers negotiated with UN team and Taliban. Pope John Paul II visits India again. Thirteenth general election returns BJP-led coalition to office. Bus service between Kolkata and Dhaka initiated. Economic reforms further liberalization of economy. ICICI Bank and Infosys Company list shares on the New York Stock Exchange for the first time.
September: Israel’s Prime Minister Ariel Sharon visits India for the first time. Canada eventually brings to trial suspects in the 1985 bombing of Air India passenger aircraft Kanishka. Orissa court sentences Dara Singh to death and 12 others to life imprisonment for murder of Graham Staines and two sons in 1999. November: India and Pakistan agree to a cease-fire along the LOC December: BJP wins handsomely in elections to state legislative assemblies and replaces Congress governments in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
Historical Dictionary of India (Historical Dictionaries of Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East) by Surjit Mansingh