Emergency history should be part of school, college curricula: LK Advani
Emergency history should be part of school, college curricula: LK Advani

 BJP veteran LK Advani on Sunday suggested inclusion of history of the Emergency in school and college curricula and establishment of a memorial to those who fought against it.

Ideals of 'true socialist reformer' JP continue to inspire us, says Nitish

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday paid his tributes to socialist leader Jayaprakash Narayan on his 113th birth anniversary and described him as a true socialist reformer.

Advani lauds Nanaji Deshmukh's contribution to Indian freedom struggle

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani on Sunday paid his tributes to social activist Nanaji Deshmukh and said that he contributed immensely to the Indian freedom struggle.

How Twitteratis reacted to PM Modi calling Prakash Singh Badal 'Nelson Mandela'
How Twitteratis reacted to PM Modi calling Prakash Singh Badal 'Nelson Mandela'

Paying tribute to Jayaprakash Narayan on his 113th birth anniversary, PM Modi said something that stirred up a storm on social networking site Twitter.

PM Modi makes courtesy call on Vajpayee, George Fernandes

On the occasion of birth anniversary of Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Sunday made a courtesy call on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

A flashback of JP Movement

Sampurna Kranti or JP Movement was led by the veteran Gandhian socialist Jayaprakash Narayan, popularly known as JP, against misrule of and corruption in the government of Bihar. It later turned against Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's government at the centre.

PM Modi to attend Jayaprakash Narayan's birth anniversary function

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday attend a programme here to celebrate the 113th birth anniversary of social reformer Jayaprakash Narayan, popularly known as JP.

DNA: 40 years on, Emergency can't be forgotten,' says PM Narendra Modi

Marking the 40th anniversary of the imposition of Emergency on June 25, 1975 by the then PM Indira Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged everyone to do everything possible to further strengthen India's democratic ideals and ethos.

Pranab’s ‘The Dramatic Decade – The Indira Gandhi Years’: Revealing but not explosive

The President, Pranab Mukherjee, has just inaugurated the first book in the intended trilogy of his political career on his 79th birthday. ‘The Dramatic Decade – The Indira Gandhi Years’ is a page turner published by Rupa and predictably throws some light on the controversial Emergency years.

Pledge to follow Jayaprakash Narayan's values: Yashwant Sinha

Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Saturday said whenever social upheaval has arisen, great people have emerged to restore peace and prosperity and Jayaprakash Narayan was one such stalwart.

Battle of key personalities in Andhra Pradesh`s Malkajgiri

Malkajgiri in Hyderabad is witnessing a unique contest this time as a Union Minister a bureaucrat-turned-politician, a retired DGP, an educationist and a sitting MLA are crossing the swords in the electoral battle for this Lok Sabha constituency.

Lok Satta releases `people`s manifesto` for AP, Lok Sabha poll

Eradication of corruption, free healthcare, basic amenities, education for every student including computers literacy, formed the 12-point election manifesto of the Lok Satta Party for the general and Andhra Pradesh Assembly elections.

Government must unblock party website: Lok Satta Party chief

Lok Satta Party national president Jayaprakash Narayan on Friday accused the government of blocking the party`s website through which it has received around Rs 30 lakh from the Indians living abroad.

Lok Satta party condemns attack on AAP office

Condemning attack on Aam Aadmi Party headquarters at Kaushambi in Ghaziabad, Lok Satta Party`s Jayaprakash Narayan on Thursday said "there is no place for hooliganism or violence in a democracy."

Lok Satta Party chief to meet Arvind Kejriwal

Lok Satta Party national president Jayaprakash Narayan will meet Aam Aadmi Party founder and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in New Delhi on January 11.

Jayaprakash Narayan demands scrapping of AP Reorganisation bill

Lok Satta Party president N Jayaprakash Narayan today said the draft AP Reorganisation Bill 2013 is full of flaws and demanded that it be scrapped forthwith.

Gujarat unrest inspired JP`s Bihar Movement that led to Emergency

The student uprising against the Chimanbhai Patel government in Gujarat had inspired Jayaprakash Narayan`s `Bihar Movement` during the turbulent 70s.

Jayaprakash Narayan asks states to be open to police reforms

Lok Satta Party national president and MLA Jayaprakash Narayan has dismissed as "spurious" the argument of states opposing the police reforms recommended by the second ARC.

Hazare to stay at JP house ahead of Patna rally

Anna Hazare has decided to stay at socialist leader Jayaprakash Narayan`s house in the Bihar capital ahead of his `Jantantra` rally on Wednesday.

Advani`s yatra an insult to land of JP: Lalu

Lalu Prasad Tuesday termed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader LK Advani`s `Jan Chetna Yatra` as an "insult" to the land of Jayaprakash Narayan as the socialist leader was against BJP ideology.