Elections | Written by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday April 9, 2014
After former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated in 1991, the names of Pranab Mukherjee, Sharad Pawar and P V Narasimha Rao were considered by the Congress as the likely replacements. It was Rao who eventually won the race, and he became the...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 2, 2014
Absence of a pre-poll pact with Left parties this time may make the battle tough for actor-politician and sitting BJD MP Sidhant Mohapatra in this Lok Sabha seat, once represented by former Prime Minister P V Narasimha Rao, against Congress.
Elections | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Monday March 3, 2014
What does "Hindutva" mean? It does not mean "Hinduism" as a religion - for Savarkar was, after all, an avowed atheist.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
Sonia Gandhi and late Congress leader PV Narasimha Rao had strained relations when he was the Prime Minister as she was unhappy over the slow pace of progress in the probe into her husband Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, says a book written by a union ...
India | NDTV.com | Friday January 3, 2014
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley has in a Facebook post said he would like Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to answer five questions from him at his press conference today.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday October 25, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party today interpreted Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's remarks that Pakistani agencies were approaching victims of Muzaffarnagar riots to lure them into terrorism as an attempt to cast doubts about the patriotism of Musli...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 1, 2013
Former Andhra Pradesh minister and late prime minister P V Narasimha Rao's eldest son PV Rangarao passed away in Hyderabad on Thursday.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 28, 2013
He has found a slot in the 'Limca Book of Records' as the "Most Unsuccessful Candidate" fielding himself against political bigwigs in the past but this time, his attempt to even enter the fray has failed.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 22, 2013
98-year-old former Union minister Sheila Kaul, facing prosecution in a 1996 accommodation allotment scam, has been directed to appear before a Delhi court which refused to give her any further exemption, observing that the case has progressed in 13 m...
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 23, 2013
The prospect of a crippling economic sanction, "improving" electoral chances and his "desire" to be noted as the architect of India's economic revolution might have prevented the then Prime Minister Narasimha Rao from going for nuclear tests in the w...
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; edited by Mala Das | Friday January 25, 2013
The Congress-led minority government of Narasimha Rao wanted to conduct nuclear tests in 1996 but had not anticipated it would lose the general election that year, revealed former president APJ Abdul Kalam.
Press Trsut of India | Monday September 17, 2012
Telugu film comedian and character artist K Lakshmi Narasimha Rao, popularly known as Sutti Velu, died in Chennai today. He was 65.
South | NDTV.com | Tuesday July 24, 2012
Dasarath Rami Reddy, a relative of former Karnataka minister Gali Janardhana Reddy, has claimed that former judge Lakshmi Narasimha Rao, who is one of the three judges arrested in the case, had demanded Rs. 100 crore to arrange for the minister's bai...
Cheat Sheet | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday July 24, 2012
Three judges in Andhra Pradesh have been arrested for allegedly offering - or accepting - bribes in exchange for bail for powerful politician G Janardhana Reddy. Statements from them and witnesses show how brazen the negotiations were.
Wednesday July 18, 2012
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will take additional charge of the Finance Ministry,sources said. An announcement is expected shortly after Pranab Mukherjee tenders his resignation later today. The Prime Minister currently holds the portfolios of space...
NDTV Correspondent | Friday November 25, 2011
The board of Suryachakra Power Corporation in its meeting on 28 May 2010 has appointed V. L. Narasimha Rao as Chief Financial Officer of the company.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday November 19, 2011
Former Telecom Minister Sukhram was today slapped and kicked by a man inside the premises of a Delhi court just moments after he was sentenced to five years rigorous imprisonment in connection with a corruption case dating back to 1996.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 19, 2011
Former Telecom Minister Sukhram has been held guilty by a Delhi court of misusing his official position when he was in the P V Narasimha Rao cabinet and giving undue favour to a cable supply company in a 15-year-old case.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 26, 2011
A day after former union minister Mani Shankar Aiyar compared the people coming to the Congress party office to those coming to a "circus" and blamed former prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao for demolition of the Babri Mosque, the Congress chose not to respond to his comments."You are seeing Congres...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday November 24, 2009
The Narasimha Rao government should have dismissed the UP government after the Babri Masjid demolition, says Minister of Corporate and Minority Affairs Salman Khurshid.