Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Vajpayee told me Kashmir issue would have sorted if BJP had not lost 2004 polls: Imran Khan

Vajpayee told me Kashmir issue would have sorted if BJP had not lost 2004 polls: Imran Khan

Imran Khan insists there can be a solution to differences between Pakistan and India if both countries are sincere.

Dec 04, 2018, 12:03 PM IST
Uttarakhand cabinet clears proposal to rename Dehradun's Jolly Grant airport after AB Vajpayee

Uttarakhand cabinet clears proposal to rename Dehradun's Jolly Grant airport after AB Vajpayee

A resolution to this effect will be passed during the Winter Session of the state assembly.

Nov 25, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
Chhattisgarh assembly polls: All eyes on Raman Singh vs 'Vajpayee' clash

Chhattisgarh assembly polls: All eyes on Raman Singh vs 'Vajpayee' clash

Congress has put forth Karuna Shukla, niece of  BJP`s iconic leader and former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, against Raman Singh.

Nov 11, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurates cricket stadium renamed after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

UP CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurates cricket stadium renamed after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

The stadium was renamed after AB Vajpayee a day ahead of the first-ever international cricket match in Lucknow.

Nov 06, 2018, 12:08 PM IST
UP renames venue hosting India-Windies T20I after Vajpayee, just a day before clash

UP renames venue hosting India-Windies T20I after Vajpayee, just a day before clash

The match, which has created excitement among the cricket lovers in the state capital and around, will henceforth be played in the stadium named after Vajpayee. 

Nov 05, 2018, 22:57 PM IST
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

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