Vajpayee

After 19 years, government favours Birla-Ambani report on education reforms

Critics feel that the education reforms under the current NDA government like fee hike in universities and depoliticisation of campuses are all recommendations of the Birla-Ambani report.

published on : 29th November 2019

Modi effective person, Fadnavis ineffective CM: Sharad Pawar

Pawar made this observation during an interview given to a news agency ahead of assembly election in Maharashtra.

published on : 17th October 2019

Former PM Vajpayee's granddaughter performs his 'pind-daan'

The offering is made during 'Pitra-Paksh', the ongoing fortnight dedicated in the Hindu calendar to remembering the forefathers.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Detained Kashmiri leaders will be freed before 18 months: Jitendra Singh

He also added that the Kashmiri leaders are not under house arrest but they are treated as house guests.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's biography to feature on the big screen

Shiva Sharma and Zeeshan Ahmad, owners of Amaash Films, have bought the rights of Vajpayee's official book The Untold Vajpayee.

published on : 27th August 2019

‘Vajpayee was our greatest PM after Nehru’

Kashmir ka kya haal hain? (What is the situation in Kashmir?)” he would ask me when I visited him.

published on : 17th August 2019

Vajpayee's statue to come up in Manali

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday laid the foundation stone of the statue of the BJP stalwart on his first death anniversary.

published on : 16th August 2019

Yogi Adityanath promises residential schools in Vajpayee’s name across Uttar Pradesh

CM Yogi also announced that a 25-feet high statue of the former Prime Minister would also be installed at Lok Bhawan on coming December 25 which happened to be his birth anniversary.

published on : 16th August 2019

President Kovind, PM Modi pay tributes to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

Vajpayee died last year on August 16 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after a prolonged illness.

published on : 16th August 2019

PM Modi dumped Vajpayee’s doctrine of Insaniyat, Jamhuriyat and Kashmiriyat: Digvijaya Singh

When asked whether the J&K happenings could be equated with what happened during emergency days, the senior leader replied in negative saying all political events are different.

published on : 14th August 2019

‘Tenure with her was memorable' Officer on Special Duty to Sushma

'I distinctly remember her ability to deliver extempore speeches and even when she needed feedback on certain issues, she always wanted them in bullet points,' Sudheer Verma recalls.

published on : 8th August 2019

Mufti recalls Vajpayee, says 'feeling his absence the most'

This comes hours after the government announced the imposition of Section 144, which restricts the movement of more than four people in Jammu and Srinagar.

published on : 5th August 2019

Leader who changed Delhi

Hardly any aspect of life is left untouched by late Sheila Dikshit who gave a new meaning to development to the national capital in her 15 years of uninterrupted rule 

published on : 21st July 2019

Politics of name and colour costs exchequer Rs 5.50 crore in Rajasthan 

Sources in the department say that around Rs 2000 have been spent per gram Panchayat and Rs 5000 per Panchayat samiti. The total cost has come to Rs 5.50 crore. 

published on : 2nd July 2019

Vajpayee praised Indira Gandhi for 1971 war victory, why no credit for PM Modi: Rajnath Singh

The Home Minister asked the Congress party why PM Modi was not praised for the Balakot air strikes against Pakistan when Indira Gandhi received credit for the 1971 victory.

published on : 29th April 2019
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