Advani dropped from BJP Parl board

Bharatiya Janata Party under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to be doing a complete overhaul of the ruling party, with party patriarchs Atal Bihari Vajpayee, LK Advani and senior leader Murli Manohar Joshi being dropped from its Parliamentary Board, considered to be the highe

Rajinikanth in party's good books; will welcome him: BJP

 Tamil Nadu BJP on Tuesday down played reports of it wooing Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, but said that the actor was welcome to the party fold.

Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi out of BJP's top body, to figure in 'Margdarshak Mandal'
Vajpayee, Advani, Joshi out of BJP's top body, to figure in 'Margdarshak Mandal'

Bharatiya Janata Party under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to be doing a complete overhaul of the ruling party, with party patriarchs Atal Bihari Vajpayee, LK Advani and senior leader Murli Manohar Joshi being dropped from its Parliamentary Board, considered to be the highest decision-making body, on Tuesday.

PDP hopes Centre would revive peace process with Pakistan

Opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Monday expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would revive the peace and resolution process within Kashmir and with Pakistan to ensure durable peace and stability in the region.

Address Kashmir issue within ambit of humanity: Hurriyat to Modi

A day ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s visit to the Kashmir Valley, moderate faction of Hurriyat Conference on Thursday said he should follow the course announced by Atal Bihari Vajpayee and resolve the Kashmir issue within the ambit of humanity.

Rajnath Singh projects BJP`s united face in Uttar Pradesh

Sending a clear message that he would be taking forward the legacy of veteran leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee, BJP president Rajnath Singh on Thursday made a conscious effort to project a united face of the party.

Patna AIIMS to be inaugurated on Vajpayee`s birthday: Vardhan

Union Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday directed officials of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here to complete the project `at any cost` by this year end so that it can be inaugurated on December 25, the birthday of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Plaque containing Atal Bihari Vajpayee`s name again put outside NMC

A plaque which mentions that former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee had laid the foundation stone of National Media Centre (NMC) was on Tuesday put up again outside the building.

MP govt sets up committee to simplify govt processes

Madhya Pradesh government has formed an empowered committee to simplify identified government processes in order to provide effective delivery of public services to the people.

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan meets Ansari, Vajpayee

Newly-elected Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Saturday called on Vice President Hamid Ansari and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Spirit shown by Vajpayee govt must be revived for peace: PDP

Opposition PDP on Monday said the spirit demonstrated by former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA government needs to be revived for a lasting peace and dignified in Jammu and Kashmir.

Facebook page soon for complaints on women`s issues: Maneka

The government will use the social media for redressal of complaints related to issues concerning women and children and a Facebook page will be set up, Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said.

Nawaz Sharif-Narendra Modi meeting hints at peace, trouble: Pakistani daily

The meeting between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and India`s Premier Narendra Modi hints "at the prospects for peace and the likelihood of trouble in the months ahead", said a Pakistani daily.

Nawaz Sharif meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday met former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee, with whom he had worked together earlier during his previous regime.

Sharif says will pick up threads of ties from Vajpayee`s rule

Arriving here with a "message of peace", Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said that he intends to pick up the threads with India`s new leader Narendra Modi from where he and then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee left off in 1999.

Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, meets Vajpayee

Ahead of his swearing-in, Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi Monday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi and visited former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence here.

Uttarakhand CM demands Rs 4,000 crore package for reconstruction

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat demanded an additional package of Rs 4,000 crore from the new NDA government for rehabilitation and reconstruction work in the hill state, saying the Rs 8,000 crore sanctioned for the purpose by UPA II was not enough.

Deal with Narendra Modi cautiously, says Pakistani paper

Pakistan should not show "rage where it may not be due" while dealing with a new Narendra Modi-led government in India, a leading Pakistani newspaper said.

Narendra Modi a mix of Atal, Advani, Pramod Mahajan: Amar Singh

As the exit polls give a mandate to the BJP-led NDA coalition, Rashtriya Lok Dal candidate Amar Singh said that he will accept the verdict given by people.

Narendra Modi seeks Vajpayee`s blessings as Varanasi campaigning ends

Lok Sabha Polls 2014 — As the high-decibel campaign for the general election came to an end Saturday, Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi visited his ailing mentor Atal Bihari Vajpayee and sought his blessings.