Jayaprakash Narayan
India  /  Published 13.08.22

'Saga of Freedom' at National Archives

"There is a need to know more about the sufferings of people during and before partition than what is found in textbooks," a senior official of IGNCA quoted the minister as saying. An exhib...
By PTI in New Delhi

Books  /  Published 18.03.22

Prisoner of hope

Book name: The Dream of Revolution: A Biography of Jayaprakash Narayan Author name: By Bimal Prasad and Sujata Prasad Publisher: Vintage Price: Rs 799 Given the colossal range of his political lif...
By Argha Kr Banerjee

Opinion  /  Published 16.01.22

New angles

The farmers’ historic struggle and victory has upset not merely political arrogance but conventional wisdom in more than one way. It has shown the limitations of class analysis, and has thrown u...
By Amit Bhaduri

Books  /  Published 10.10.21

Fighter for Freedoms

Lampooning Indira (Gandhi) for “living in a fool’s paradise”, 72-year-old Jayaprakash led a silent procession (through Patna) on April 8 (1974 to protest police excesses… Men ...
By Bimal Prasad and Sujata Prasad

India  /  Published 02.09.21

JP axed from JP varsity course

Top leaders of Bihar such as chief minister Nitish Kumar, Lalu and BJP Rajya Sabha member Sushil Kumar Modi are followers of Narayan. Student organisations protested the omission of the prominent lea...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 16.01.21

In praise of archives and archivists

In the third week of January 2020 — exactly a year ago — I was in New Delhi, working in the collections of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library. I first discovered the archival riches of ...
By Ramachandra Guha

Opinion  /  Published 18.07.19

Narendra Modi takes his role too seriously

By Valson Thampu

Bihar  /  Published 26.09.18

Centre clears Rs 1217-cr project for Patna airport

The cabinet committee on economic affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the construction of a new domestic terminal building and other allied structures at Patna airpor...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 08.12.18

Patna airport gets extra runway lights

Jayaprakash Narayan International Airport on Saturday made operational 420m of approach lighting system that will help pilots land their aircraft even if visibility falls to below 1,000m.It will be a ...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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