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Japan Declassifies its 1956 Report, Says ‘Netaji Died’ in Plane Crash

Nothing ground-breaking but the report declassified by the Japanese government after 60 years reiterates the traditional stand of Tokyo that Netaji did die in a plane crash at Taihoku on the fateful day of August 18, 1945. The report titled ‘Investigation on the cause of death and other matters of the late Subhas Chandra Bose’ is a 7-page brief that ...

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New Twist to Netaji Files: Gumnami Baba Box with Old Photos of Netaji Parents Found

The mystery of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose fails to die as new revelation that Gumnami Baba, who lived in Uttar Pradesh’s Faizabad district, had possession of old photos of the Bose family, according to the retrieved box from the district treasury. The photograph had Netaji’s parents, Jankinath Bose and Prabhawati Bose, in the inventory, with the identities confirmed by Shakti ...

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100 Declassified Netaji Files Reveal Nothing New, No Clue on Post-Crash Radio Speeches

The Union Government has declassified the first set of 100 files pertaining to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, on 119th birth anniversary of the iconic freedom struggle figure in overseas and founder of the Azad Hind Fauz (INA) but there is no clue whatosoever on some radio speeches made by Bose after the purported aircrash. Another paper said he was carrying ...

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PM Modi Brushes Aside Secrecy, Orders to Declassify Netaji Files on Jan 23, 2016

The much-awaited meeting between Netaji family members and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has cleared the path to make public all classified files on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on January 23, 2016 and more than 130 files are with the central government, which are supposed to reveal the state watch on Netaji before he smuggled himself out of India in 1939. ...

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What Happened to Netaji? Different Theories Surface Including Disproved Gumnami Baba Story

High under pressure, Anuj Dhar who discovered some missing files on Netaji and achieved star status for his effort to make Netaji Files public by the West Bengal government last week has changed his views significantly now. The author of ‘India’s Biggest Cover-up’, Anuj Dhar has coined a new theory that Bose might have stayed in China around 1949, citing ...

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Declassified Netaji Files Reveal Nothing New

Now that the 64 intelligence files on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose were released on Friday by the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Netaji’s family, which has been given access to see them in a CD first, said they were indeed under surveillance and that there is an international conspiracy behind his death. Essentially, the 64 files reveal nothing. Unless ...

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