India | Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
Woken up from his sleep to be informed about the "out of the blue" decision of his appointment as India's Finance Minister in 1991, Dr Manmohan Singh was jokingly told by Prime Minister Narasimha Rao that he would be sacked if "things didn't work out...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
Varun Gandhi was dropped as the General Secretary of the party by BJP president Amit Shah who constituted his new team, inducting former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa as the Vice President and new RSS pointsman Ram Madhav as the General Sec...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 2, 2014
A constable was killed and a sub-inspector injured after members of a fake currency circulation gang allegedly attacked them with sharp weapons even as one of the gang members died after police fired in retaliation in Shameerpet mandal of neighbourin...
Opinion | Ashutosh | Thursday July 24, 2014
Party's eco-system lies shattered, writes AAP's Ashutosh
Opinion | Harish Khare | Thursday July 3, 2014
The government was ill-advised to take a stand on Gopal Subramanium's suitability, writes Harish Khare.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Tuesday May 13, 2014
Arun Jaitley today lavished unusual praise on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who is preparing to demit office after leading the UPA government office for 10 years.
Election 2014 | Uma Sudhir | Thursday April 24, 2014
A union minister, an anti-corruption crusader, a former top cop, two educationists and a doctor who happens to be the grandson of former prime minister P V Narasimha Rao -that is the line-up of candidates in Malkajgiri, the Lok Sabha constituency in ...
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...