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Vajpayee tirelessly championed India's development: World leaders mourn ex-PM's death

Indians will reflect on Vajpayee's many contributions that led to India's rise as a global and economic power, said Mike Pompeo.

17 Aug 2018 9:24 AM

For Vajpayee's funeral, traffic not allowed on these roads in Delhi

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's last journey will begin from BJP headquarters at Pt Deen Dayal Marg at 1 pm.

17 Aug 2018 9:01 AM

J&K: Encounter underway in Kupwara, Bandipora

No report of casualties or injuries has been reported as of now.

17 Aug 2018 8:27 AM

SC questions Centre on need for reservation in govt job promotions

The government must address the issue of whether the creamy layer should be excluded, Justice Kurian Joseph told the A-G.

17 Aug 2018 7:57 AM

Rains persist in Odisha, crisis feared

Following incessant rains, roads connecting Raghubari to Patarapada, Haripur and Dimiriguda were also washed away.

17 Aug 2018 7:51 AM


As the end neared, leaders of all parties flocked to AIIMS

Security was beefed up around AIIMS and its adjoining areas due to the heavy VVIP movement.

17 Aug 2018 7:34 AM

PM pays tribute to Vajpayee: A leader for the ages, ahead of his times

It was Atalji who prepared the foundations of an India that is ready to take on the mantle of global leadership in the 21st century.

17 Aug 2018 4:00 AM

Kerala flood toll increases to 92

Many places on arterial national highways and the main centre road were flooded, leading to the suspension of traffic.

17 Aug 2018 2:47 AM

Can Mullaperiyar dam’s water level be reduced: Supreme Court

The panel should also consider a plan of action for release of water and in what manner the plan could be conveyed to the people, it observed.

17 Aug 2018 2:41 AM

Former PM’s memories, anecdotes haunt Lucknow

The crowd cheered lustily and the former Prime Minister went on to narrate an anecdote.

17 Aug 2018 2:24 AM


Atal Bihari Vajpayee bids adieu, end of an era

As the body of the BJP’s tallest leader lay wrapped in the tricolour at his residence, leaders arrived to pay homage.

17 Aug 2018 2:21 AM

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a decisive leader, says RSS

A former RSS prachark, Vajpayee had once described the RSS as his soul in an article written by him in 1995 in the RSS weekly Organiser.

17 Aug 2018 2:16 AM

India raises intrusion in Pir Panjal with Pakistan

Early this month, four Indian Army personnel were killed in an encounter while trying to stop an infiltration bid in Gurez in north Kashmir.

17 Aug 2018 2:08 AM

Many ups and downs in ties with Pakistan

In 2003, Mr. Vajpayee undertook a famous visit to the Kashmir Valley and reached out to the people there.

17 Aug 2018 2:02 AM

Four jawans hurt in gun-fight with militants near LoC

Some militants may have succeeded in sneaking into Indian side while taking advantage of the clash between the facing armies.

17 Aug 2018 1:59 AM


Atal Bihari Vajpayee laid foundation for a resurgent Indian economy

When Vajpayee left government in 2004, GDP was growing around 8 per cent, inflation was below 4% and foreign reserves were overflowing.

17 Aug 2018 1:56 AM

United Opposition challenges PM Modi’s ‘idea of India’

Congress president Rahul Gandhi who led the attack on the Modi government, hit out at the dispensation on the contentious Rafale deal.

17 Aug 2018 1:55 AM

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was loved by all, say Opposition leaders

Manmohan says Vajpayee was a ‘great patriot’ n Country lost a statesman who believed in the India’s diverse culture: Gowda.

17 Aug 2018 1:46 AM

Yogi Adityanath wants three UP airports to be renamed

Kanpur’s Chakeri airport is proposed to be named after freedom fighter Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi.

17 Aug 2018 1:44 AM

Cremation at 4 pm, funeral procession from BJP HQ

The three-time Prime Minister passed away at the AIIMS on Thursday evening at the age of 93 due to prolonged illness.

17 Aug 2018 1:42 AM