Sushma Swaraj: From fierce tigress to a quiet achiever

The ‘Sushmaism’ from the political hullabaloo is being missed by many these days. Mainly those who have in the past seen 'fiery' Sushma Swaraj taking on opponents with her powerful oratory.

Pak Army 'caught India by throat' during Kargil war: Musharraf

Recalling the Kargil conflict of 1999 between India and Pakistan, former military strongman Pervez Musharraf on Sunday said New Delhi would never be able to forget the three-month-long battle when his armed forces "grabbed India by the throat".

On Pokhran N-test anniversary, PM Modi hails Vajpayee's courage

On the 17th anniversary of Pokhran nuclear tests, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hailed the country's scientists as well as "tremendous courage" of the then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, saying it demonstrated the importance of a strong leadership.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee conferred D Litt by MP Bhoj Open University

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was on Wednesday conferred with honorary Doctor of Letters (D Litt) degree by Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University here.

Varsity in MP to confer DLitt on Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Bharat Ratna and former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be conferred a honorary D Litt degree by Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University for his contribution in the fields of politics, education, literature and social life among others.

Asaduddin Owaisi questions Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee, BJP hits back at AIMIM chief
Asaduddin Owaisi questions Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee, BJP hits back at AIMIM chief

In a statement which could generate controversy, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi has questioned the conferring of Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award, to former PM and one of BJP's tallest leaders, Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

JNNURM to be renamed after Atal Bihari Vajpayee
JNNURM to be renamed after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

After conferring ''Bharat Ratna'' – the country's highest civilian honour – on former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the Narendra Modi government has reportedly decided to rename the 10-year old Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) and name it after the veteran BJP leader.

Court acquits man accused of killing AB Vajpayee's grand nephew

A man accused of killing former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's grand nephew Manish Mishra by throwing him out of a running train in 2004 was today acquitted by a local court saying the witnesses turned hostile and the prosecution failed to prove the allegations.

Did Congress err in not conferring Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee? 

The moment Bharatiya Janata Party came to power at the Centre in May 2014, it was a given that the country’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna would be conferred to former prime minister of India and one of their tallest leaders, Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Madan Mohan Malaviya posthumously awarded Bharat Ratna by President

President Pranab Mukherjee conferred the country's highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna to freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya posthumously on Monday.

Raman Singh congratulates Vajpayee on Bharat Ratna honour

 Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday congratulated former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on receiving Bharat Ratna.

Bateshwar jubilant on Vajpayee getting Bharat Ratna

Residents of Bateshwar, 70 km from Agra, where former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee spent his early childood, were jubilant on his getting the Bharat Ratna and celebrated with sweets.

Bharat Ratna: Vajpayee's ancestral village celebrates

Residents of Bateshwar, the ancestral village of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, burst into celebrations as the former prime minister was conferred with Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award.

Leaders hail Atal Bihari Vajpayee getting Bharat Ratna

Political leaders cutting across the party lines on Friday hailed conferment of Bharat Ratna, country's highest civilian honour, on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, saying it was a fitting recognition to the international icon, statesman and outstanding orator.

President confers Bharat Ratna on Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his home
President confers Bharat Ratna on Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his home

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was on Friday conferred with the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, by President Pranab Mukherjee in a brief ceremony at his home here attended by the country's leadership.

DNA: India's loss at ICC World Cup 2015 celebrated by some in Srinagar

India's loss at ICC World Cup 2015 was celebrated in Srinagar by some.
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Uma Bharti expresses happiness over Vajpayee receiving Bharat Ratna

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Friday expressed happiness over former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee receiving the Bharat Ratna.

Digvijay Singh greets Atal Bihari Vajpayee on receiving Bharat Ratna

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Friday congratulated former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee after he was honoured with the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian honour.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birthplace Gwalior erupts in joy and celebrations

Gwalior, the birthplace of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee erupted in joy and celebrations on Friday after he was awarded the Bharat Ratna.

UP Governor congratulates Vajpayee on receiving Bharat Ratna

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Friday congratulated former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on being awarded with Bharat Ratna.