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When Vajpayee heartily relished South Indian cuisine

When Vajpayee heartily relished South Indian cuisine

🕔16:04, 17.Aug 2018

Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Way back in February 2006, when the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was conferred the “8th SIES-Sri Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi National Eminence Award” he could not travel to Mumbai owing to certain health issues. He suggested to

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Flags in Mauritius at half mast in Vajpayee’s honour

Flags in Mauritius at half mast in Vajpayee’s honour

🕔16:01, 17.Aug 2018

Port Louis, Aug 17 (IANS) In an unprecedented gesture, the government of Mauritius will fly both the Mauritian and Indian national flags at half mast on Friday in honour of former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. “Following the passing away

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When India scripted history in Pokhran under Vajpayee’s leadership

When India scripted history in Pokhran under Vajpayee’s leadership

🕔16:00, 17.Aug 2018

Jaipur, Aug 17 (IANS) Twenty years ago, India scripted a success story on May 11 and May 13, 1998 when five nuclear tests were performed in Rajasthan’s Pokhran under the guidance of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who had assumed

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Pakistan condoles Vajpayee’s death, Imran Khan says void in South Asian politics

Pakistan condoles Vajpayee’s death, Imran Khan says void in South Asian politics

🕔22:35, 16.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Pakistan on Thursday condoled the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee describing him as a renowned statesman, with the incoming Prime Minister of the country Imran Khan saying his death has left a void

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Vajpayee piloted second generation of economic reforms : India Inc

Vajpayee piloted second generation of economic reforms : India Inc

🕔22:34, 16.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Indian industry paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee following his demise on Thursday, saying the iconic BJP leader ushered in the second generation of economic reforms that promoted India’s rapid growth. “The

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Vajpayee’s funeral to take place at Smriti Sthal on Friday

Vajpayee’s funeral to take place at Smriti Sthal on Friday

🕔22:32, 16.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who passed away here on Thursday, will be laid to rest at Smriti Sthal on Friday at 4 p.m. “His mortal remains will be kept at his residence at Krishna

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Vajpayee, the moderate face of BJP, is no more

Vajpayee, the moderate face of BJP, is no more

🕔22:24, 16.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the moderate face of the BJP who attracted allies and formed the first saffron government at the Centre in the 1990s, died here after a long illness. The 93-year-old leader,

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Maharashtra leaders grieve for Vajpayee

Maharashtra leaders grieve for Vajpayee

🕔22:23, 16.Aug 2018

Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and other state leaders on Thursday paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, with Fadnavis saying that the late leader would a role model for coming generations. “It’s impossible

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Govt announces 7-day national mourning for Vajpayee

Govt announces 7-day national mourning for Vajpayee

🕔22:21, 16.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Centre on Thursday announced a seven-day national mourning and state funeral for the late former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who will be cremated at Smriti Sthal on the banks of river Yamuna on Friday.

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लोक सभा अध्यक्ष श्रीमती सुमित्रा महाजन की भारत के पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी के महाप्रयाण पर श्रद्धांजलि

लोक सभा अध्यक्ष श्रीमती सुमित्रा महाजन की भारत के पूर्व प्रधानमंत्री अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी के महाप्रयाण पर श्रद्धांजलि

🕔21:59, 16.Aug 2018

नई दिल्ली,16  अगस्त 2018 : लोक सभा अध्यक्ष, श्रीमती  सुमित्रा   महाजन ने श्री अटल बिहारी वाजपेयी के निधन पर शोक व्यक्त किया है।  अपने सन्देश में श्रीमती महाजन ने  कहा : ‘भारतीय राजनीति के आसमान का तेजस्वी तारा आज अस्त हो गया।  भारत रत्न ही नहीं सचमुच भारत माता के मुकुट का एक दैदीप्यमान रत्न जिसने साहित्य हो या राजनीति, सामाजिक सौहार्द की बात हो या राजनीतिक संयम

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Former PM Vajpayee passes away at 93

Former PM Vajpayee passes away at 93

🕔17:49, 16.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, a moderate face in saffron politics and the first non-Congress prime minister to complete a full term in office, died here on Thursday after a prolonged illness, AIIMS authorities said.

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Modi visits Vajpayee at AIIMS

Modi visits Vajpayee at AIIMS

🕔14:38, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to enquire about his health. Vajpayee, 93, was admitted to AIIMS on June 11

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Vajpayee continues to be at AIIMS for second day

Vajpayee continues to be at AIIMS for second day

🕔11:21, 12.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 12  Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee continued to be at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here for a second day on Tuesday undergoing treatment for urinary tract infection and is said to be

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President confers Bharat Ratna on Vajpayee at home

President confers Bharat Ratna on Vajpayee at home

🕔19:15, 27.Mar 2015

New Delhi, March 27  Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was on Friday conferred with the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, by President Pranab Mukherjee in a brief ceremony attended by the country’s leadership and top political personalities. The

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Shared rare friendship with Vajpayee: Advani

Shared rare friendship with Vajpayee: Advani

🕔12:35, 25.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 25 Senior BJP leader L.K. Advani said he and former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who has been named for the Bharat Ratna, shared a rare friendship, and that in their younger days, Vajpayee would often ride

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Vajpayee, Malaviya to get Bharat Ratna

Vajpayee, Malaviya to get Bharat Ratna

🕔12:10, 24.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 24  Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and freedom fighter Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya will be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, a Rasthrapati Bhavan communique said Wednesday. “The President has been pleased to award

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Advani backs Bharat Ratna for Vajpayee

Advani backs Bharat Ratna for Vajpayee

🕔09:50, 22.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 22  Senior BJP leader L.K. Advani has backed awarding the Bharat Ratna to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, and said he regarded it as “significant” that the Narendra Modi government has decided to observe Dec 25,

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Varanasi makeover to cost nearly Rs.12,000 crore

Varanasi makeover to cost nearly Rs.12,000 crore

🕔13:55, 3.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 3  The anticipated metamorphosis of Varanasi, the ancient and spiritual city for Hindus, yet maddeningly chaotic and filthy, into a heritage site is estimated to cost a whopping Rs. 11,800 crore ($2 billion), thanks to the high-level

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TN CM Jayalalitha Meets PM Modi – Support If Necessary

TN CM Jayalalitha Meets PM Modi – Support If Necessary

🕔09:36, 4.Jun 2014

By TN Ashok New Delhi, June 03: Visiting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today opened up the possibility of her AIADMK party supporting BJP in the Upper house of parliament that is the Rajya Sabha, with a cryptic answer:

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Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, meets Vajpayee

Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, meets Vajpayee

🕔10:32, 26.May 2014

New Delhi, May 26  Ahead of his swearing-in, Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi Monday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi and visited former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence here. Modi had said in a tweet Sunday: “Tomorrow (Monday) will

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