NDA govt to build memorial for Narasimha Rao

Former Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao, who was disowned by Congress and denied a memorial in Delhi by its government, will finally get his due respect in the form of a "samadhi' here, 10 years after his death.

Decision to appoint Manmohan Singh as FM in 1991 came `out of the blue`: Daman

Woken up from his sleep to be informed of the "out of the blue" decision of his appointment as India`s Finance Minister in 1991, Dr Manmohan Singh was jokingly told by Prime Minister Narasimha Rao that he would be sacked if "things didn`t work out well".

KCR roots for Bharat Ratna for Narasimha Rao

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.

Narendra Modi likens Narasimha Rao to Bahadur Shah Zafar

Narendra Modi drew a comparison between PV Narasimha Rao and Bahadur Shah Zafar, saying the former PM like the last Mughal emperor was denied two-yard land for funeral in Delhi.

Rao had asked Panja to keep quit on Babri issue, says Mamata

Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee on Friday claimed that late Ajit Panja, Information Minister in the Narasimha Rao cabinet in 1992 had told her that the then Prime Minister had asked him to keep silent on the happenings in Babri Masjid issue.

Narasimha Rao`s son Ranga Rao is dead

Former prime minister P V Narasimha Rao`s eldest son P V Ranga Rao, a former minister in Andhra Pradesh, died here early Thursday.

AP govt wants former Prez, Narasimha Rao`s statues in Parliament

Andhra Pradesh government will request Lok Sabha Speaker to install statues of former President Neelam Sanjiva Reddy and ex-Prime Minister P V Narasimha Rao in Parliament.

`Legacy & sanctions made Rao decide against nuke tests`

By January 24, 1996, the Bill Clinton administration concluded that Narasimha Rao has decided against conducting the nuclear tests.

Narasimha Rao was ready to test the nuclear bomb in 1996: Kalam

In 1996, the then Prime Minister of India, PV Narasimha Rao, was all prepared to test the nuclear bomb, but he handed the onus over to his successor, Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

‘Rao made a mistake in accepting VHP affidavit in SC’

The then PM PV Narasimha Rao made a mistake by accepting an affidavit submitted in the SC on the issue of Babri mosque, Digvijay Singh said.

`Narasimha Rao connived at demolition of Babri Masjid`

The charge relating to the demolition on Dec 6, 1992 has been made by eminent journalist Kuldip Nayar in his soon-to-be released autobiography "Beyond the Lines".

Former PM Rao was against Sonia as Cong chief: Arjun

Why should the Congress party be hitched to the Nehru-Gandhi family like train compartments to the engine was how the late PV Narasimha Rao reacted to the suggestion that Sonia Gandhi be made the Congress chief.

PM`s rare miss: Can`t make to Rao`s birth anniv

In a rare miss, PM Manmohan Singh could not make it to a prayer meeting to commemorate the 92nd birth anniversary of late PM PV Narasimha Rao.

Rao faced opposition from Cong on relations with Israel: Advani

Senior BJP leader LK Advani
said former prime minister PV Narasimha Rao had faced
opposition from his Congress colleagues on establishing
diplomatic relations with Israel as they feared this would
affect their minority votebank.

Narasimha Rao can`t be forgiven for Babri demolition: AIMPLB

Asserting the Congress and PV Narasimha Rao could never be forgiven for the demolition of Babri mosque, the AIMPLB on Sunday said the Liberhan Commission overlooked the judicial process in the case of BJP leader AB Vajpayee.

Rao wanted no-nuclear weapons pact with Pakistan: US Senator

Three years before Pokhran II
nuclear tests, India was interested in negotiations with
Pakistan on elimination of atomic weapons from the
subcontinent and was receptive to US mediation in this regard.