L K Advani
India  /  Published 19.07.19

Nine months: Supreme Court time to Ayodhya case special judge

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the special judge conducting trial in the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition case to deliver the verdict within nine months from today. A bench of Justices R.F. Nariman and...
By PTI in New Delhi

Books  /  Published 06.05.19

How I arrested Advani: Lalu Prasad Yadav

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"With painstaking effort, I had managed to establish communal harmony in Bihar, a state which had been riot-torn as a result of the incompetence of previous regimes. As ...
By Lalu Prasad Yadav: an extract from his book, Gopalganj to Raisina: My Political Journey in

Opinion  /  Published 09.04.19

Advani's blog post merits scrutiny

There cannot be any doubt about the fact that the Bharatiya Janata Party looms large on the Indian political landscape at the moment. The prime minister, the man who helped the BJP soar in the last ge...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 06.04.19

Sushma scolds Rahul for his remark on Advani

Foreign minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj today said Rahul Gandhi's words about the party's treatment towards L.K. Advani 'has hurt us deeply'. Rahul had accused Narendra Modi of humil...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.04.19

Those who disagree with us not BJP's enemies: Advani

L.K. Advani on Thursday declared that the BJP had never seen “those who disagree with us” as “enemies” or “anti-national”, appearing to publicly chastise Prime Minister Narendra Modi and p...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 15.11.19

Blind religiosity persists in India

I once watched a small knot of men with matted hair and scanty clothes dabbing their heads and faces from a narrow stagnant ditch that used to meander through the sands opposite what was then Puri’s...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray in

Opinion  /  Published 07.04.19

Advani’s homily: The horror, the horror

Thanks to L.K. Advani’s recent blog post, I now know that April 6 is the Bharatiya Janata Party’s birthday. I wish I didn’t. It’s like being able to date the beginning of the end. Advani’s p...
By Mukul Kesavan in

India  /  Published 21.03.19

Shah replaces Advani in fort

The marginalisation of BJP patriarch L.K. Advani appeared complete on Thursday with the party replacing him with Amit Shah as its candidate for the Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat.The BJP announced its fir...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.11.18

All-weather winner and able organiser is no more

H.N. Ananth Kumar rose through the ranks in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee era, was considered close to L.K. Advani and held his own in the Narendra Modi dispensation. The Union parliamentary affairs minist...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

India  /  Published 21.07.19

Delhi bids farewell to Sheila Dikshit

Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Diskshit was cremated on Sunday.The mortal remains of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit were consigned to flames on Sunday, as colleagues, Congress workers ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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