Atal Behari Vajpayee, a founder of the BJP, was a rightist by ideology, but at the same time, as a parliamentarian, minister and prime minister, he never stopped interacting with others, writes D. Raja.
EVEN as United Front stalwarts exult about their Common Minimum Programme (CMP), all members do not seem to be united in the ruling coalition. There have even been unconfirmed reports that the disunity on economic policy reached a head on June 4, whe
And now comes the spin about "crushing burden of price-rise and galloping inflation". Left says in addition to the nuke deal, the support is being withdrawn "since the Congress led government is willfully disregarding the Common Minimum Programme".
And win again for five more years. But, cautions the CPI general secretary, his party's stand on FDI in telecom and insurance would continue. The SENSEX? Its going up or down would not determine government policies.