Lal Krishna Advani

Happy Birthday, Advani ji: Politicos wish BJP veteran on his 90th birthday

Happy Birthday, Advani ji: Politicos wish BJP veteran on his 90th birthday

As veteran Bharatiya Janata Party leader Lal Krishna Advani turned 90 on Wednesday, November 8, several party members took to Twitter to wish him.

Nov 08, 2017, 09:30 AM IST
UP polls: Many political heavyweights missing from campaigning

UP polls: Many political heavyweights missing from campaigning

The first phase of the elections to the 403-strong Uttar Pradesh state assembly, that ended on Saturday, was marked by many firsts in the electoral history of the politically crucial state -- a major one being the absence of many veterans and political heavyweights from the campaigning.

Feb 12, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Take note of Advani's concern over Parliament washout: Shiv Sena to BJP

Take note of Advani's concern over Parliament washout: Shiv Sena to BJP

Terming Advani as the 'Bhishma Pitamah' of Indian politics, Shiv Sena said he has raised a question mark over parliamentary democracy in the country.

Dec 17, 2016, 14:13 PM IST
Murli Manohar Joshi to be next President of India?

Murli Manohar Joshi to be next President of India?

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Murli Manohar Joshi, who was once regarded as one of the three pillars of the party along with Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Lal Krishna Advani, has launched his bid to the President's House.

Jun 14, 2016, 15:03 PM IST

Murli Manohar Joshi nowhere in posters at BJP National Executive meeting

Once one of the three pillars of the BJP along with Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Lal Krishna Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi is now nowhere on the party's leadership spectrum here at the National Executive meeting.

Jun 12, 2016, 18:45 PM IST
Murli Manohar Joshi nowhere in posters at BJP national executive meet

Murli Manohar Joshi nowhere in posters at BJP national executive meet

Once one of the three pillars of the BJP, Murali Manohar Joshi is now nowhere on the party's leadership spectrum at national executive meeting.

Jun 12, 2016, 15:49 PM IST

Kamala Advani's ashes immersed in Haridwar, Rishikesh

Veteran BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani on Sunday immersed the ashes of his wife Kamla Advani in the river Ganga in Haridwar and Rishikesh.

Apr 10, 2016, 19:24 PM IST
 LK Advani's wife Kamla dies at 83; cremation to take place Thursday

LK Advani's wife Kamla dies at 83; cremation to take place Thursday

BJP veteran leader Lal Krishna Advani's wife Kamla Advani breathed her last on Wednesday due to cardiac arrest.  

Apr 06, 2016, 18:16 PM IST

Controversy over 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' meaningless: Advani

Amid a charged debate over patriotism and chanting of "Bharat Mata Ki Jai", BJP patriarch LK Advani Wednesday said the controversy over the slogan is "meaningless".

Mar 23, 2016, 20:58 PM IST

MPs pay tribute to martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack

On 14th anniversary of terror attack on Parliament, Narendrs Modi, Sumitra Mahajan, Sonia Gandhi, Lal Krishna Advani, Manmohan Singh among other MPs paid tribute to the martyrs.

Dec 13, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

LK Advani, Joshi attend BJP parliamentary party executive meeting

BJP veterans Lal Krishna Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, who had recently attacked the party leadership, on Wednesday attended the parliamentary party executive meeting at the Prime Minister's residence where top leaders discussed the strategy for Winter Session of Parliament starting on Thursday.

Nov 25, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

DNA: BJP's veteran ministers conduct meeting to discuss the party's way of working

BJP's veteran ministers conduct a meeting in Murli Manohar Joshi 's house to discuss the party's way of working.

Nov 10, 2015, 23:31 PM IST
LK Advani's Dawood demand derailed India-Pakistan talks in Agra: Kasuri

LK Advani's Dawood demand derailed India-Pakistan talks in Agra: Kasuri

Former Pakistan foreign minister Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri on Tuesday tried to put the blame of failed talks between India and Pakistan in Agra on the then home minister Lal Krishna Advani.

Oct 14, 2015, 15:21 PM IST
Modi, Advani, Joshi among BJP's star campaigners for Bihar polls

Modi, Advani, Joshi among BJP's star campaigners for Bihar polls

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veterans Lal Krishna Advani and Murali Manohar Joshi, including actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha who had lavished praise on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on several occasions, figure in the party`s list of star campaigners for the Bihar Assembly polls.

Sep 24, 2015, 05:23 AM IST
Advani, Joshi, Sinha among BJP star campaigners for Bihar polls

Advani, Joshi, Sinha among BJP star campaigners for Bihar polls

BJP veterans Lal Krishna Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha are among the star campaigners enlisted by the party to woo voters ahead of the Bihar assembly elections.

Sep 23, 2015, 12:54 PM IST

BJP should follow Advani's example, ask ministers to quit: Sharad Yadav

JD(U) president Sharad Yadav on Wednesday asked BJP to follow the example of its senior leader LK Advani, who had resigned as an MP after his name appeared in the Hawala case, and said it should ask its Union minister and chief ministers facing graft charges to quit.

Jul 22, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

Does govt want rupee value to reach Advani's age, asks Congress

The Congress on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi led-government over global credit rating firm Moody dubbing the rural economy as a 'credit negative and asked whether the Centre wants the rupee value to reach Bharatiya Janata Party veteran Lal Krishna Advani's age.

Jul 01, 2015, 14:13 PM IST
Lalitgate: Congress asks silent PM Modi to move out of Lalit 'asana'

Lalitgate: Congress asks silent PM Modi to move out of Lalit 'asana'

 The Congress Party on Sunday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to break his silence on the controversy surrounding former IPL boss Lalit Modi and said that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj should step down for helping a fugitive.

Jun 28, 2015, 12:38 PM IST

Need to maintain probity in public life, I resigned after Hawala scam: LK Advani

In a veiled message to the Modi government in the wake of the controversy over Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje, BJP patriarch LK Advani on Saturday said there is a need to maintain probity in public life and recalled how he resigned soon after his name cropped up in the Hawala scam.

Jun 28, 2015, 00:45 AM IST

Murli Manohar Joshi meets Sushma Swaraj

With the opposition launching a fresh offensive seeking her resignation over 'Lalitgate', External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj received support from veteran BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi who met her on Thursday night at her residence here.

Jun 19, 2015, 00:28 AM IST