India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed spoke out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Srinagar today, asserting he is inclusive and not intolerant. In the same breath, Mr Sayeed said he expects the Prime Minister to do an Atal Bihari Vajpayee and reach out to Pakistan.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Arun Shourie, who had launched a scathing attack on the Modi government yesterday, is no longer a party member, the BJP clarified today. The party countered the criticism of its one-time influential leader who was also a minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made courtesy calls on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and former Union Minister George Fernandes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
BSP supremo Ms Mayawati today attacked RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's statement on review of quota regime and threatened a nationwide protest against the Narendra Modi government if it "toed" the line of the Sangh leader.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today welcomed the ceasefire agreement between India and Pakistan, expressing hope that the two countries would succeed in removing trust deficit to firmly entrench lasting peace in the region.
India News | Agencies | Monday September 14, 2015
The principal of an Odisha school has been suspended after he mistakenly made arrangements to condole the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the most respected leader of the BJP.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 9, 2015
In a good news to farmers of the region, Godavari and Krishna rivers would be formally linked next week in Andhra Pradesh as per the government's ambitious plan for their inter-linkage and towards making the state "drought-proof".
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 7, 2015
Upset over Pakistan's intrusion in Kargil in 1999, former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee made his Pakistani counterpart, Nawaz Sharif, speak to Bollywood legend, Dilip Kumar, who pleaded with Pakistan's Prime Minister to control the situation, says a new book by former Pakistani foreign minister, Khurshid Kasuri.
India News | mid-day.com | Sunday September 6, 2015
Day seven after trekker Richard Joseph Kher, 28, a resident of Wadala, fell into a gorge while scaling the 17,000 feet-high Castle Peak in Miyar Valley of Lahaul in Himachal Pradesh, Sunday mid-day spoke to Jagat Thakur, senior instructor from the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports, Manali, who is heading the search ...
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Senior BJP leader and foreign minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, Yashwant Sinha, today criticised the National Security Adviser-level talks with Pakistan by saying 'it will be a dialogue of the deaf.' The talks are scheduled for Sunday.
Opinion | Sudheendra Kulkarni | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Modi seems to be following Vajpayee's footsteps. On normalising the internal situation in Jammu & Kashmir, he has reiterated the first BJP prime minister's wise policy of promoting "Insaaniyat (humanism), Kashmiriyat (syncretic Hindu-Muslim ethos of Kashmir) and Jamhooriyat (democracy)"
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
Pakistan Army had planned a Kargil-type military operation much before the summer of 1999 when Benazir Bhutto was the prime minister but she stood her ground against the idea, a new book by a former diplomat says.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore today credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Indian Army's successful operation in Myanmar and said that a nation emerges tough if its leader is strong-willed.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today handed over the Bangladesh Liberation War Honour to the family members of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, an official statement said.
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday June 7, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the Award of Liberation War Honour on behalf of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
A zoological park named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee is coming up at Kamlapur, near Hampi Kannada University in the district at a cost of Rs 34 crore.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 1, 2015
Bangladesh is set to honour former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for his outstanding support for the country's independence from Pakistan in 1971 when he was a Lok Sabha member.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 11, 2015
On the 17th anniversary of Pokhran nuclear tests, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed the country's scientists as well as "tremendous courage" of the then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, saying it demonstrated the importance of a strong leadership.
India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday May 5, 2015
On Sunday, Mr Owaisi was at a book release function when he publicly questioned why the Bharat Ratna was given to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and why LK Advani was given the Padma Vibhushan.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 31, 2015
It's a proposal deemed so contentious that it has been rejected by two Presidents, including Pratibha Patil and APJ Abdul Kalam, but the Gujarat government is determined to push ahead with a law aimed at combating terrorism and organized crime.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday March 27, 2015
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, one of the country's most-respected politicians, was conferred the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, today.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Friday March 27, 2015
Might Atal Behari Vajpyaee be the best Congressman we never had? Given the company he has kept all his political life, he remains amazingly untainted by the vices of the family from which he has emerged - the Sangh Parivar.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with Agency inputs) | Friday March 27, 2015
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee received the country's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna, at his home today.
Opinion | Sudheendra Kulkarni | Friday March 27, 2015
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, on whom the Bharat Ratna is conferred today by President Pranab Mukherjee, comes after Nehru as India's most admired Prime Minister.