Biharis

  • Mehbooba Mufti praises Vajpayee but rules out alliance with NDA 26-03-2014 05:19 PM

    PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti has praised Atal Bihari Vajpayee for bringing development to Kashmir and expressed hope that Narendra Modi continues his legacy. ...
  • Nitish hails BJP's demand of giving Bharat Ratna to Vajpayee 18-11-2013 11:50 PM

    After the Centre announced Bharat Ratna for Sachin Tendulkar and Prof CNR Rao, the demand for the highest civilian honour has been coming from all quarters. Interestingly, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar echoed BJP's demand of giving the award to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He added that activist...
  • It's PM, President's prerogative to award Bharat Ratna: Jairam 17-11-2013 06:43 PM

    After BJP said it will give India's highest honour the Bharat Ratna to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee if it comes to power in 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday said that it was BJP's suggestion and it was the prerogative of the Prime...
  • Watch: Narendra Modi's full speech at BJP National Executive meet 03-03-2013 01:45 PM

    Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is being projected by some in BJP as its Prime Ministerial face for 2014 elections, on Sunday asked his party cadres to work hard to present an alternative to the UPA government. ...
  • Probe Digvijaya's claim against BJP leaders: JS Verma 28-10-2012 09:27 PM

    Former Chief Justice of India JS Verma has sought a probe into Digvijaya Singh's claim of having evidence of graft against relatives of BJP leaders AB Vajpayee and LK Advani, saying it was "very disturbing" and indicated a "conspiracy of silence" at the top. ...
  • The Last Word: Digvijaya's 'never attack family' remark justified? 22-10-2012 09:31 PM

    Digvijaya Singh had said that even though the evidence of corruption against families of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and LK Advani is enough to embarrass the two leaders, the party would refrain from going public with it. ...
  • 30 Minutes: What does being Bihari mean 14-11-2010 03:27 PM

    What does being Bihari mean for those who chose to leave the state? Many Bihari left their home state for better education, better job and a better life. As the state changes for the better what are their views? ...
  • Young people feel proud of being Bihari 29-10-2010 10:27 AM

    Bihar's voters once voted according to caste, now the enthusiasm for Bihari sub-nationalism is palpable. ...
  • Challenges ahead of new BJP leadership 19-12-2009 06:41 PM

    Atal-Advani duo managed the BJP for almost three decades. ...
  • Atal vs Rao: Who's more responsible for Babri demolition 25-11-2009 02:12 AM

    The Liberhan report found Atal culpable and gave virtual clean chit to Rao. ...
  • Ram Katha: All about India Shining 06-05-2009 12:48 PM

    Riding a wave of success, NDA coined the slogan 'India Shining'. ...
  • Ram Katha: Vajpayee's three unique distinctions 15-04-2009 03:26 PM

    Lok Sabha history is dotted with some truly remarkable moments. ...
  • Biharis celebrate Chhath Puja across India 04-11-2008 06:42 PM

    Chhath Puja is the most celebrated festival in Bihar. ...
  • Bharat Ratna: Seniority more important than talent? 17-01-2008 02:33 AM

    Mumbai: With the job for Mahendra Singh Dhoni's understudy being up for grabs, dashing batsman Robin Uthappa doesn't mind being considered as a 'keeper-batsman' in his bid to get back into national reckoning. "I have been working hard on my 'keeping skills' over the last couple of years. And I...
  • Bihari folk song adds spice to Holi 04-03-2007 03:34 PM

    With colour and music the flavour of the moment, tune into Bihari folk music that brings out the colour of the region. ...