Monday, 20 August, 2018

Politics

PM Modi, Amit Shah to be part of Vajpayee’s funeral procession

Visitors from several states throng BJP office to pay homage to BJP stalwart who died Thursday.
Imran Khan

Imran Khan has to win crucial vote today to secure PM post

With Pakistan’s finances rapidly deteriorating and as the U.S. continues to put pressure over its alleged support for insurgent groups, Khan will be hoping for a smooth passage into office.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee

My friend Vajpayee: Humane, witty and a recluse

N.M. Ghatate recalls that even when they travelled together, the politician used to remain reclusive, choosing to read books over conversation.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee | ThePrint

Tributes pour in for former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

From PM Modi to Congress president Rahul Gandhi, all major leaders expressed their grief at Vajpayee's demise and called him a great leader.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee

‘Kadam Mila Kar Chalna Hoga’: Opposition finds inspiration in Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s poe...

Opposition leaders, including Rahul Gandhi, who met at Delhi's Talkatora Stadium as a show of unity, paid tribute to the former Prime Minister.

The four occasions I was admonished by Vajpayee: Shekhar Gupta

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File photo of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in 2003 | Mario Tama/Getty Images

The life and times of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

A look at the important milestones in his chequered political career.

Former Prime Minister and BJP stalwart Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies at 93

Vajpayee’s reign was defined by Pokhran, Kargil and a peace process with Pakistan.
Supreme Court of India

Creamy layer cannot be applied to deny benefits of quota in promotions: Centre to SC

Attorney General KK Venugopal says even affluent SC/STs shouldn’t be denied reservations as stigma of caste still looms over them.

Indian Army reforms: Cutting administrative flab or needless downsizing?

Army chief General Bipin Rawat is set to issue orders to reduce personnel at the Army Headquarters (AHQ) in New Delhi. The move is being viewed as an indirect a...
Imran Khan, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Nawaz Shariff

Outing a personal secret as a lesson for Imran: Featuring Vajpayee, Nawaz & a bit of me

Nawaz Sharif made a dramatic bid for peace with Vajpayee but was tripped by Pakistan’s army. It won’t be different for Imran.