Giriraj Kishore

Writers hurt by Akademi's silence on killings: Giriraj Kishore

Noted Hindi writer Giriraj Kishore on Thursday registered his protest over the killing of Kannada writer Professor M M Kalburgi and said the community of writers is hurt by the silence of Sahitya Akademi on such incidents.

Oct 08, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

SC drops contempt charges against Giriraj Kishore

The Supreme Court Wednesday dropped contempt charges against VHP leader Giriraj Kishore, who died after judgement on the issue was reserved, for allegedly making defamatory statement in 1994 on Ayodhya controversy.

Jul 23, 2014, 23:03 PM IST

BJP leaders condole Giriraj Kishore`s death

BJP leaders on Monday condoled the death of VHP leader Giriraj Kishore, saying his life and thoughts epitomised selfless service.

Jul 14, 2014, 14:21 PM IST

VHP leader Giriraj Kishore passes away at 94

Senior Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Giriraj Kishore, who was actively associated with the Ram temple agitation, died here this evening following prolonged illness. He was 94.

Jul 13, 2014, 23:30 PM IST

Giriraj Kishore to be vice chairman of MRDC

Senior BJP leader Giriraj Kishore will be the vice-chairman of Madhya Pradesh Mineral Resources Development Corporation.

Jun 26, 2014, 13:12 PM IST

Gandhi auction: Padmashree writer threatens protest

Noted writer and Gandhian Giriraj Kishore has threatened to launch a protest preventing sale of such articles of historic importance, scheduled for later in May in London.

May 05, 2013, 13:46 PM IST

Sonia asked to stop auctioning of Gandhi`s letters

Padmashree recipient Giriraj Kishore today expressed concern over the trading of articles associated with Mahatma Gandhi in the international market and asked UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi to stop the auction.

Dec 05, 2012, 15:14 PM IST

Stop auction of Gandhi`s letter: Kishore writes to Sonia

Noted Gandhian writer Giriraj Kishore, who had offered to return his Padma Shri award over auction of soil stained in Gandhiji`s blood wrote a letter to UPA chief Sonia Gandhi.

Jun 16, 2012, 00:15 AM IST

Giriraj writes to Prez for returning Padma Shri

Noted Gandhian writer and Padma Shri awardee Giriraj Kishore has written another letter to President Pratibha Patil to return the honour.

May 22, 2012, 21:17 PM IST

Auction issue: Kishore writes to President for returning award

Giriraj Kishore, who was distressed over the auction of memorabilia associated with Gandhi wants to return the award.

Apr 18, 2012, 16:00 PM IST