Atal Bihari Vajpayee

India colours itself in 'saffron' : Know how has BJP evolved in India

BJP had just 2 seats in 1984 and today almost all of India is covered in saffron. Watch this segment to know how has BJP evolved.

Mar 05, 2018, 13:52 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

Budget speeches are usually the longest in Parliament.

Feb 07, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
BJP workers distribute saffron shawls, light 93 lamps on Vajpayee's birthday

BJP workers distribute saffron shawls, light 93 lamps on Vajpayee's birthday

Distribution of saffron shawls and blankets to poor was how BJP workers in Uttar Pradesh rang in the 93rd birthday of Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Dec 25, 2017, 20:43 PM IST

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik greets former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Naveen Patnaik greeted Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday.

Dec 25, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Modi, Kovind and others pay tribute to ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday

Modi, Kovind and others pay tribute to ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 93rd birthday

The nation on Monday celebrates the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee who turns 93 today.

Dec 25, 2017, 09:18 AM IST
93 prisoners to be set free in UP on Vajpayee's birthday on Dec 25

93 prisoners to be set free in UP on Vajpayee's birthday on Dec 25

The birthday of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Monday will bring cheers to 93 prisoners as the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to set them free.

Dec 24, 2017, 23:31 PM IST
CBI court to determine Lalu Yadav's fate in fodder scam case; RJD chief hopes for clean chit

CBI court to determine Lalu Yadav's fate in fodder scam case; RJD chief hopes for clean chit

On Friday, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo had said that he respected the judiciary and expressed hope that he would also get a clean chit in the fodder scam case.

Dec 23, 2017, 06:25 AM IST
Narendra Modi, Atal Bihari Vajpayee have same kind of DNA: Harsh Vardhan

Narendra Modi, Atal Bihari Vajpayee have same kind of DNA: Harsh Vardhan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee has the "same kind of DNA" that made them unwavering in their commitment to public welfare which boded well for the country, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Thursday.

Nov 09, 2017, 17:44 PM IST
UPA hated development, didn't have any empathy for people, says PM Modi in Gujarat

UPA hated development, didn't have any empathy for people, says PM Modi in Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday slammed the previous Congress-led UPA over the state of healthcare sector in the country, alleging that it had failed to bring a health policy during its 10-year rule. He also said that the previous government did not pay attention to increasing the number of seats in medical colleges.

Oct 08, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's name removed from voters' list in Lucknow

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's name removed from voters' list in Lucknow

Former Prime Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee has been one of the most known faces of Lucknow. But this time, he will no longer be eligible to vote for the civic polls in the city. His name has been removed from the voters' list of the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) as he has been away for the last several years.

Sep 28, 2017, 17:37 PM IST
When Atal Bihari Vajpayee lambasted political parties over Uniform Civil Code – Watch video

When Atal Bihari Vajpayee lambasted political parties over Uniform Civil Code – Watch video

The Supreme Court on Tuesday held triple talaq being practised by the Muslim community as "unconstitutional", "arbitrary" and "not part of Islam".

Aug 24, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
From Nellore to Delhi: A look into Venkaiah Naidu's incredible political journey

From Nellore to Delhi: A look into Venkaiah Naidu's incredible political journey

National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu was on Saturday elected the 13th vice-president of India, defeating Oppositions' candidate Gopal Krishna Gandhi. Naidu is the third Telugu person who has occupied the key constitutional post after Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan and V. V. Giri. 

Aug 05, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

Nitish Kumar stumps his friends and foes alike

Bihar became a completely 'dry state' last year banning sale and consumption of all kinds of liquor in a move seen as fulfillment of a poll promise to women by Kumar.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Venkaiah Naidu meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee, LK Advani

Ahead of filing his nomination papers today, the NDA's vice presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu met ailing former Prime Minister and BJP stalwart Atal Bihari Vajpayee and party veterans LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi.

Jul 18, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi will be face of opposition in 2019 election: Jyotiraditya Scinda

Rahul Gandhi will be face of opposition in 2019 election: Jyotiraditya Scinda

Jyotiraditya Scindia, a member of Parliament from Guna, alleged that the Modi government is high on speeches and low on performance.

Jul 09, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
Diaspora Indians 'real ambassadors' of India in Portugal: PM Narendra Modi

Diaspora Indians 'real ambassadors' of India in Portugal: PM Narendra Modi

"Indians have carried their cultural heritage with them and have always been proud of them," Narendra Modi said addressing the diaspora Indians in Lisbon.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

On Pokhran anniversary, PM Modi hails Atal Bihari Vajpayee's courage

Since 1999, May 11 is commemorated as the National Technology Day to mark India's scientific prowess and technological advancements.

May 12, 2017, 00:19 AM IST

On Pokhran nuke test anniversary, PM Narendra Modi hails Atal Bihari Vajpayee's courage

Since 1999, May 11 is commemorated as the National Technology Day to mark India's scientific prowess and technological advancements.

May 11, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

BJP MLA says Naveen Patnaik meeting Vajpayee more than a courtesy call

A day after BJD supremo Naveen Patnaik met former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Delhi, a BJP MLA today claimed the Odisha Chief Minister's visit was more than just a courtesy call.

Apr 25, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Are Vajpayee, Advani ''anti-nationals'' for talking to separatists: Yashwant Sinha

Highlighting the burning need to find a solution to the escalating woes in the Valley, senior BJP leader and former union minister Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday called on the Centre to immediately engage in constructive dialogue with separatists and also drop the notion of branding people as `anti-national` for talking to them.

Apr 12, 2017, 14:19 PM IST