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True crime in India: Communism, diplomacy, and forgery: Home

Resources about the 1952 Karaka-Karanjia letter forgery case, and an attempt to discredit US Ambassador to India, Chester Bowles, by insinuating that he was a Communist sympathizer.

Rules for the archive

Rules for the archive: Clean hands, no pens or paper, and be gentle. 


Front page headline from the newspaper Spotlights (Calcutta), Friday, 10th October 1952.


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