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Low-quality education should not be tolerated: CNR Rao

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 22:25

Bharat Ratna recipient Professor CNR Rao on Monday said the countrymen should not tolerate substandard education.

KCR roots for Bharat Ratna for Narasimha Rao

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 16:41

Long ignored by the Congress leadership, late Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao has now found recognition with the ruling dispensation in the newly-created state of Telangana, a region from which he hailed.

TDP demands Bharat Ratna for NT Rama Rao

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 20:44

The TDP Wednesday urged the NDA government, of which it is a constituent, to confer the Bharat Ratna, the nation`s highest civil award, on party founder and former Andhra Pradesh chief minister NT Rama Rao.

TDP demands `Bharat Ratna` for late NT Rama Rao

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 15:02

Paying tributes to its founder-president and former Chief Minister NT Rama Rao on his 91st birth anniversary, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Wednesday urged the Centre to confer Bharat Ratna on him.

BJP opposed to reservation for Dalit community: Mayawati

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 02:08

BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday hit out at the BJP alleging that the saffron party opposed the Mandal Commission recommendations for the uplift and reservations for Dalits.

PMO ignored Dhyan Chand to confer Sachin Tendulkar the Bharat Ratna?

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 12:55

Late Major Dhyan Chand was robbed of the honour to become the first sportsperson to get the Bharat Ratna because the Prime Minister`s Office had stopped following up on the hockey wizard`s recommendation from the sports ministry.

Feel scared over political atmosphere: Bismillah Khan`s son

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 15:51

Shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan`s family feels "scared" over the way "political atmosphere is building" in Varanasi that witnessed a high-pitched poll battle.

Happy Birthday, Sachin Tendulkar: Indian sports need your active participation

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 09:24

The older the wine the better it gets` the quote best suited for batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar, who will be celebrating his 41st birthday on 24th April 2014. He has retired from international cricket and there is hardly anything left which this veteran hadn`t achieved in his illustrious career.

Buddha also left his wife, son: Narendra Modi`s brother defends

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 17:50

Rejecting allegations by his opponents that Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has become bigger than the party, Prahlad Modi, the younger brother of the Gujarat chief minister, defended him by quoting the example of Lord Buddha who left his wife and children for the sake of his subjects.

BJP was not happy when Ambedkar got Bharat Ratna: Mayawati

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 18:32

On the birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar, BSP chief Mayawati on Monday attacked BJP leaders saying when polls come they see Dalits as Hindus but later they do not even like to sit with them, and the party was not happy when the architect of the Constitution got Bharat Ratna.

Gogoi attacks Narendra Modi over `married` status

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 23:40

In a personal and vituperative attack on BJP prime ministerial candidate, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday demanded Bharat Ratna for Jashodaben, wife of Narendra Modi, calling her "a symbol of sacrifice and pain".

Bharat Ratna for Tenzing if BJP voted to power, says Ahluwalia

Last Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014, 13:39

In an attempt to connect with the local populace, BJP vice president and nominee for the Darjeeling parliamentary seat SS Ahluwalia has said mountaineer Tenzing Norgay Sherpa deserves Bharat Ratna and the BJP will look into the matter if voted to power.