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Atal Behari Vajpayee

Nitish denies reports of rift in I.N.D.I.A. bloc

He also quashed speculation about internal turmoil within the JD(U) and asserted that party leaders were united

26 Dec 2023 1:48 AM

For me, there are 4 ‘Jatis’- poor, youth, women and farmers: PM Modi

The Prime Minister said for any government to become powerful, its institutions play an important role

26 Dec 2023 1:37 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Amidst waffling over China, US-India embrace deepens

It is India’s permanent dilemma that complacency about foreign policy alternatives leads to a fatal complacency about defence

11 May 2023 12:05 AM

K.C. Singh | Growing instability in Pak to increase risks for India

As late Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee was fond of saying, one can choose one’s friends but not one’s neighbours

21 Feb 2023 12:00 AM

AA EDIT | Pak general made war, then began peace pitch

Does this amount to a legacy? Time will tell

06 Feb 2023 12:55 AM


Mohan Guruswamy | Will ‘linking rivers’ work, or end up as a disaster?

The project, when completed, will consist of 30 links, with 36 dams and 10,800 km of canals diverting 174,000 million cubic metres of water

10 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

AA Edit | BJP gets poll machine in top gear for 2024

While the ruling party takes power and the means to capture it very seriously, the Opposition parties share none of that approach

21 Dec 2022 12:10 AM

Anand K. Sahay | Kashmir still plagued by undercurrents of crisis

Of the 808 Pandit families in the Valley, 16 left their homes in August

05 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Gujarat, Modi’s home base, remains a testing ground

Gujarat, is not a cakewalk for either the BJP or Mr Modi, and the PM is also keen to prove that he remains unbeaten on his home ground

30 Nov 2022 12:00 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | The 1962 India-China war: In dubious battle

Governmental decision-making still characterised by ad hocism and a tendency to grandstand

22 Nov 2022 12:00 AM


Aakar Patel | How BJP’s line changed over civil liberties & social reforms

It may interest readers to know that from its formation till the 1984 general election, the BJP had no interest in Ayodhya

26 Oct 2022 12:00 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | The challenge of the cults: Can we overcome them?

Religiosity is being displaced by veneration and devotion directed towards a particular figure or object

06 Sep 2022 12:05 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Whither Dharma in an ethical wasteland?

Are Indians moral by choice, or do they do the correct thing only under compulsion or fear?

04 Sep 2022 12:10 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Recalling Iraq’s tragedy in 2003 & statesmanship of PM Vajpayee

Worldview India’s journalists remember April 2003 for the kind of journalism Indians haven’t practised before or since

23 Apr 2021 12:00 AM

PM, President pay tributes to Atal on birth anniversary

A prayer meeting was held at Vajpayee’s memorial — Sadaiv Atal — to mark his 95th birth anniversary.

26 Dec 2019 5:43 AM


History should not be abused by politicians

The danger is far greater when the state has a hand in the writing of history.

07 Oct 2019 4:54 AM

91st Amendment: Impediment to good governance?

In Jawaharlal Nehru’s first Cabinet there was only one minister for food and agriculture.

22 May 2019 1:27 AM

NDA govt took several measures to help middle class: Modi

Pradhan Mantri Aawaas Yojana has enabled the middle class to have access to cheaper homes," Modi said.

01 Apr 2019 7:10 PM

2019 seems fraught with possibilities

So far Mr Modi has not allowed them to define who he really is.

02 Feb 2019 1:32 AM

Apang quits BJP, says party not following Atal’s ideology

Apang, who left the BJP, had re-joined the BJP in 2014.

17 Jan 2019 5:47 AM