Atal Behari Vajpayee

  • LK Advani hits out at Nitish for breaking alliance with BJP 14-04-2014 07:06 PM

    Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Monday hit out at Nitish Kumar's decision to split from the NDA over Narendra Modi's elevation last year saying he had dishonoured a friendship for which he will be doomed in future. "Nitish has unilaterally snapped friendship with the BJP and launched an all...
  • Advani dubs Manmohan Singh as the 'weakest PM ever' 14-04-2014 06:30 PM

    Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Monday returned Congress' barb of Atal Behari Vajpayee being the weakest Prime Minister by dubbing Manmohan Singh as such and saying that the party will be swept out of power at the Centre and from some states. "I have never seen such a weak...
  • Modi's claim of 'homeless' Vajpayee is a lie, says AAP 20-01-2014 06:35 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Goa on Monday claimed that Bharatiya Janata Party's Prime Ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi was at his "feku" (lying) best, in his speech during the January 12 rally in Goa. AAP national executive member Dinesh Vaghela in his Facebook post said Gujarat Chief Minister and...
  • Kashmir would have prospered under Vajpayee's rule: Narendra Modi 23-06-2013 03:22 PM

    Pathankot: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lashed out at the Congress government's policy over Kashmir, while addressing his first mega rally after being anointed as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) poll panel chief. The Gujarat Chief Minister said Kashmir would have developed and prospered under former Prime Minister...
  • Nitish takes a dig at Modi, says India can't have a man who divides 21-06-2013 12:41 PM

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar condemned the BJP in his first interview after splitting from the NDA and said that the party has become all about a single person now. Nitish in a veiled attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi said that there is a need for a...
  • Advani rates Shivraj Singh Chouhan higher than Modi 01-06-2013 10:11 PM

    Speaking at a function in Gwalior, BJP leader LK Advani also compared Shivraj Singh Chouhan with Atal Bihari Vajpayee. ...
  • Modi took over a healthy state but Chouhan developed a 'bimaru' state: Advani 01-06-2013 06:26 PM

    Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is "humble" like Atal Behari Vajpayee and BJP wants both Chouhan and Narendra Modi "play a major role" in securing India an important place in the world, senior party leader LK Advani on Saturday. "Vajpayee implemented several developmental schemes including road network,...
  • Modi meets Vajpayee, Advani with an eye on LS polls 22-05-2013 02:25 AM

    New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is being projected by a section within the BJP as the party's prime ministerial candidate for the next Lok Sabha polls, on Tuesday met a host of top leaders including Atal Behari Vajpayee and LK Advani. In Delhi to attend the BJP...
  • 2G spectrum case: JPC unlikely to call A Raja 10-07-2012 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) is unlikely to call former telecom minister A Raja to depose before it in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. The next meeting of the JPC comprising parliamentarians is now set for July 18. Sources say that the JPC is of the view that...
  • Congress-SP: A tale of chequered ties 15-06-2012 12:41 PM

    New Delhi: The Presidential poll 2012 isn't the first time the Congress and the Samajwadi Party (SP) have been caught in a confrontation. In fact, Sonia and Mulayam share strained ties since 1999. Within hours of Sonia claming majority in 1999 after the collapse of the Atal Behari Vajpayee-led NDA...
  • Vajpayee's birthday to be celebrated across MP 24-12-2011 05:40 PM

    Bhopal: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's 88th birthday will be celebrated in Madhya Pradesh on Sunday with programmes being organised all over the state, particularly at his birth place in Gwalior. A 'Maha Mrityunjaya Paath' will also be organised at Indore, in which 108 priests would take part, government...
  • BJP asks Centre to rethink on Pakistan policy 05-05-2011 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: With Pakistan finding itself in the dock in wake of the killing of Osama Bin Laden, the BJP has demanded that the Congress-led UPA Government should rethink its Pakistan policy. The party is not happy with the recent decision of the Centre to engage Pakistan in dialogue, especially...
  • The life of LK Advani, from Karachi to Ayodhya 13-03-2008 08:43 PM

    New Delhi: Giving wings to their dreams, India opener Virender Sehwag on Saturday offered to provide one-month free training to eight young cricketers below 18 years at his sports academy in Jhajjar, Haryana. An event titled "Viru v/s You" provided 100 young aspirants with an opportunity to bowl Sehwag out...
  • PM reaches out to Atal to salvage nuclear deal 05-03-2008 09:35 PM

    Chennai: Mumbai Indians all-rounder James Franklin, who top-scored with an unbeaten 42 in his side's five-wicket defeat to New South Wales on Sunday, said the Chepauk pitch was one of the most challenging he had played on. It's probably one of the more challenging pitches I've played on in my...
  • Modi all praise for Advani, calls him a 'tall leader' 29-01-2008 01:16 AM

    Mumbai: Shahid Afridi had approached Wasim Akram for advise before being sacked as skipper in the wake of his outburst against coach Waqar Younis, the Pakistani fast bowling great has revealed. However, the damage, by his comments, had been done as the PCB chose Misbah-ul-haq to lead the side in...
  • None in the country deserves Bharat Ratna: Thackeray 21-01-2008 06:25 PM

    Mumbai: West Indian all-rounder Kieron Pollard feels the dispute between some senior players and the cricket board back home needs to be sorted out as quickly as possible for the betterment of cricket in the Caribbean. "It's really disappointing to see the players at loggerheads with the board. At some...
  • Advani proposes Vajpayee's name for Bharat Ratna 09-01-2008 11:52 PM

    All roads will lead to Mohali on March 30th when India and Pakistan lock horns for an epic World Cup semifinal. ...
  • Bestow Bharat Ratna on Atal, Advani asks Centre 09-01-2008 07:16 PM

    Kolkata: When five former World Cup winning captains get together on the same dais ahead of a high-voltage India-Pakistan clash, sparks are bound to fly high but at the same time they are also expected to give a telling impression forever. The five stars of the world cricket - Clive...
  • Atal Behari Vajpayee celebrates 84th birthday 25-12-2007 12:37 PM

    Mohali: South Africa's AB de Villiers says there's no secret to his outstanding World Cup form, he's just concentrating on batting basics. De Villiers has struck successive centuries in the Proteas' first two games, a feat even more impressive after he wasn't able to prepare properly ahead of the opener...
  • Finally, Vajpayee steps in to woo voters for Modi 13-12-2007 07:45 PM

    Bangalore: Australia vice-captain Michael Clarke believes recent strong form in one-day games had the team in prime position to win a fourth straight World Cup. Clarke said Saturday that Australia had "been playing some really good cricket" and if it could continue the form, it could "have a really good...
  • I don't want to be Prez: Vajpayee 16-05-2007 10:46 PM

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  • Atal for Prez? NDA toys with idea 15-05-2007 08:16 PM

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  • Vajpayee quits active politics 02-05-2007 10:31 PM

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  • Vajpayee turns 82 | Wish him 25-12-2006 12:42 PM

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