Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Mamata takes a veiled dig at PM Modi, compares with Vajpayee's political courtesy

Mamata takes a veiled dig at PM Modi, compares with Vajpayee's political courtesy

Mamata's article appeared in the puja edition of party's mouthpiece Jaago Bangla.

 

Oct 09, 2018, 11:17 AM IST
Himalayan peak to be named after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Himalayan peak to be named after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The announcement was made by Uttarakhand Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj. 

Sep 28, 2018, 23:36 PM IST
BJP using Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death for political gains: Mayawati

BJP using Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death for political gains: Mayawati

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday reiterated attack on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) governments in different states and at the Centre, accusing them of trying to hide their failures using diversionary tactics.

Sep 16, 2018, 13:45 PM IST
Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra wins gold in javelin throw, dedicates it to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Asian Games 2018: Neeraj Chopra wins gold in javelin throw, dedicates it to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Chopra's winning throw is not only a new national record, but also surpassed his previous best.

Aug 27, 2018, 20:05 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee sensed defeat in 2004 LS polls: Long-time aide

Atal Bihari Vajpayee sensed defeat in 2004 LS polls: Long-time aide

As per Vajpayee's long time aide, Shiv Kumar Pareek, Vajpayee had sensed the BJP`s defeat in 2004, a day before he cast his vote in the last election he ever contested.

Aug 27, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
'Staged' affection for Vajpayee made him look small after his death, Sena attacks BJP

'Staged' affection for Vajpayee made him look small after his death, Sena attacks BJP

In remarks laced with sarcasm, the Sena said while no importance is given to veteran BJP leaders, their ashes are treated with importance.
 

Aug 27, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
Would like to die today itself if I get so much respect, Azam Khan takes a dig at Vajpayee's asthi kalash yatra

Would like to die today itself if I get so much respect, Azam Khan takes a dig at Vajpayee's asthi kalash yatra

Khan made the statement at a time when BJP leaders are holding asthi kalash yatra for the former PM while carrying his ashes in urns across to immerse in rivers across the country.

Aug 26, 2018, 17:09 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece Karuna Shukla seeks resignation of Chhattisgarh ministers caught laughing at condolence meet

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece Karuna Shukla seeks resignation of Chhattisgarh ministers caught laughing at condolence meet

The video which has gone viral shows Agriculture Minister Brijmohan Agrawal and Health Minister Ajay Chandrakar talking to each other and laughing while sitting on the stage during the condolence meet for Vajpayee in on Chhattisgarh August 23.

Aug 25, 2018, 22:27 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal launches attack on BJP says renaming Ramlila Maidan won't fetch votes

Arvind Kejriwal launches attack on BJP says renaming Ramlila Maidan won't fetch votes

Kejriwal tweeted, "Changing name of Ramlila Maidan etc after Vajpayeeji will not fetch votes. BJP should change the name of the Prime Minister to get some votes because people are not voting on his name."

Aug 25, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
No question of name change of Ramlila Maidan, says BJP leader Manoj Tiwari; NDMC refutes reports

No question of name change of Ramlila Maidan, says BJP leader Manoj Tiwari; NDMC refutes reports

Manoj Tiwari said, "Some politically motivated people are creating the rumour that name of Ramlila Maidan will be changed. We worship Lord Ram, so there's no question of a change in the name of Ramlila Maidan."

Aug 25, 2018, 16:10 PM IST
Delhi's Ramlila Maidan may be renamed to honour Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Delhi's Ramlila Maidan may be renamed to honour Atal Bihari Vajpayee

A charismatic orator, Atal Bihari Vajpayee drew massive crowds every time he would visit the Ramlila Ground.

Aug 25, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
Jharkhand government to rename places after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Jharkhand government to rename places after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Vajpayee breathed his last on August 16 and was cremated the next day with full state honour at Smriti Sthal in the national capital.

Aug 25, 2018, 07:45 AM IST
BJP hits out at Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece for 'politcising his death'

BJP hits out at Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece for 'politcising his death'

Vajpayee's niece Karuna Shukla had accused the BJP of politicising his death.

Aug 24, 2018, 23:50 PM IST
 J&K: Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes immersed in confluence of Jhelum, Sindh

J&K: Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes immersed in confluence of Jhelum, Sindh

The ashes of India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and his daughter Indira Gandhi, country's only female prime minister, were also immersed in Kashmir.

Aug 24, 2018, 16:29 PM IST
BJP leader requests Nitish Kumar to rename Patna's daakbangla street after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

BJP leader requests Nitish Kumar to rename Patna's daakbangla street after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

BJP governments across the country have undertaken a number of measures to cement the legacy of the former Prime Minister.

Aug 23, 2018, 20:10 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's achievements to be included in Rajasthan school textbooks

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's achievements to be included in Rajasthan school textbooks

Devnani has written to the Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education-Ajmer to start the process of scrutinising the contents and highlighting them in school textbooks.

Aug 23, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Pawan Singh's melodious song remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee will make you teary-eyed—Watch

Pawan Singh's melodious song remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee will make you teary-eyed—Watch

Several politicians and dignitaries expressed grief and extended their condolences to the family and friends.

Aug 23, 2018, 16:49 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece alleges Chhattisgarh CM playing politics over former PM's ashes

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece alleges Chhattisgarh CM playing politics over former PM's ashes

The BJP government in Chhattisgarh recently announced that it will rename Naya Raipur, the upcoming capital city of the state, as 'Atal Nagar' in memory of former PM.

Aug 23, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's achievements to be included in school textbooks in Raj

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's achievements to be included in school textbooks in Raj

Milestones achieved during the regime of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be included in school textbooks in Rajasthan from the next academic session, Education Minister Vasudev Devnani said on Thursday.

Aug 23, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
PM Modi, Amit Shah hand over urns of Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to BJP state chiefs for nationwide processions

PM Modi, Amit Shah hand over urns of Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to BJP state chiefs for nationwide processions

Home Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj joined Modi and Shah in handing over the urns at a ceremony. 

Aug 22, 2018, 16:52 PM IST

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