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Atal behind mobile growth: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh hailed Atal Behari Vajpayee for introducing India’s economic potential to the entire world.

30 May 2018 1:05 AM

In politics, caste still a dominant factor

Smart publicists were rewarded handsomely for giving the BJP a worldly gloss.

02 Jan 2018 12:31 AM

South Delhi municipality's new scheme to provide lunch at Rs 10

Meanwhile, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation has also launched a pilot project like Atal Aahar Yojana from a kiosk in Shalimar Bagh.

26 Dec 2017 10:46 AM

Atal turns 93, PM Modi hails his visionary leadership

Earlier in the day, Mr Modi credited Mr Vajpayee’s phenomenal and visionary leadership.

26 Dec 2017 1:33 AM

Modi schemes to take centrestage on Atal’s birthday

The BJP has short-listed 13 short videos and four documentaries on government flagship initiatives.

24 Dec 2017 1:30 AM


UP BJP goes back to Vajpayee era

Plans big, fat birthday celebrations for BJP icon.

12 Dec 2017 1:01 AM

Atal Behari Vajpayee’s name struck off voter list in Lucknow

Vajpayee’s name was registered as a voter from the Babu Banarsi Das ward in Lucknow and had last voted in 2004 during Lok Sabha elections.

29 Sep 2017 3:14 AM

Arun Jaitley hits at ex-FM Yashwant Sinha, calls him 80-yr-old job aspirant

In a newspaper article that appeared on Wednesday, Sinha blamed Jaitley for making a mess of the economy.

29 Sep 2017 2:34 AM

‘Shanta was idealistic and timeless in so many ways...’

Shanta Serbjeet Singh, one of our senior-most critics and writers on dance, was truly all this and more.

04 Aug 2017 2:47 AM

From mud house to Rashtrapati Bhavan

Selected to head the party’s Dalit Morcha, Mr Kovind was elected to the Rajya Sabha from UP in April 1994.

26 Jul 2017 1:30 AM


Vajpayee set the ball rolling on GST, says Arun Jaitley

Taking a jibe at Congress, Mr Jaitley said that GST was in the party’s election manifestos.

07 Jul 2017 2:23 AM

A symbolic dalit duel & democratic dynamics

The Indian polity has changed in a great many ways, and dalits can’t be used as political pawns any longer.

26 Jun 2017 12:36 AM

Kashmir: Who is govt waiting for?

After a recent visit to Kashmir, defence minister Arun Jaitley said talks could take place only after the violence ends.

30 May 2017 4:00 AM

PM Modi inaugurates longest bridge of India in Assam

The bridge will be instrumental in quick movement of troops to the border with China in the Wallong-Kibithu sector of Southern Arunachal Pradesh.

27 May 2017 1:16 AM

PM Modi hails Atal Behari Vajpayee for Pokhran test

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

12 May 2017 2:55 AM


Avoid jingoistic trap on Pak ties, think afresh

The so-called “surgical strike” was devised when many soldiers died in the Uri military camp attack.

06 May 2017 12:10 AM

Reprieve for Nawaz: Was a deal struck?

If Pervez Musharraf couldn’t stand up to his own generals, what chance does Nawaz Sharif have?

22 Apr 2017 12:21 AM

Defection raises eyebrows

Norms on how to treat MLAs who defect even before the House is formed are not clear.

14 Mar 2017 1:35 AM

Task force to weed out drug menace: Amarinder Singh

Amarinder lays out new govt’s roadmap for Punjab; industries, health, education top priorities.

13 Mar 2017 2:21 AM

Can spring return to India-Pakistan ties?

The alternative for India is to manage ties with Pakistan and not push it deeper into Chinese arms.

11 Mar 2017 2:30 AM