Jaswant Singh would be particularly remembered for reorienting India’s foreign policy at the turn of the 21st century as India became a nuclear power.
Former Union Minister and stalwart BJP Leader Jaswant Singh died at 82 in Delhi this morning after prolonged illness.
Elections in Rajasthan will be held on December 7. Counting of votes will take place on December 11.
Congress leaders believe his joining the party will help bring in Rajput votes in the assembly polls.
The BJP candidate from Amritsar has some advice for Jaswant Singh and also some questions for his opponent from the Congress
Supporters of Amma are thrilled with L.K. Advani's blog about the feasibility of a " non-Congress, non-BJP Prime Minister" after the 2014 general elections
Jaswant Singh's controversial book on Jinnah has nothing new to offer, except some rare photographs. It is significant only because it rudely and perhaps unexpectedly exposed the tussles within the top ranks of the BJP leadership.
Advani drives the car flanked by colleagues, Bhagwat sits silently in the back seat. Whenever any leader turns around and asks: “Bhagwatji, should we turn left or right?” Then, and only then, will Bhagwat proffer advice.
Despite some of the obvious similarities between the BJP and the Republican Party of the USA, the latter at least seems capable of an honest assessment of some of things that went wrong for them...
The party has once again exhibited disturbing tendencies reminiscent of those of Stalin and Indira Gandhi and Sanjay Gandhi during the days of the Emergency between 1975 and 1977...
'...both the economy and governmental finances,' charges the BJP. ' The Aam Admi has suffered like never before on account of unbridled price-rise of essential commodities which even today continue to rise in double digits, loss of livelihood, econom
We demand of the Prime Minister to clarify what is more important to him, to the Congress party and to all their supporters from various parties:
"It is unbecoming of the government to hide behind officials, fielding them instead to answer, when the decision is fundamentally political," charges the former external affairs minister.
Full text of the Finance Minister Jaswant Singh's speech in the Lok Sabha while presenting the Interim Budget for 2004-05, that was dubbed by the opposition parties as a euphemism for an election speech.
The British foreign secretary emphasizes the Indo-Pak tensions as a bilateral issue: "There is a crucial imperative upon Pakistan to ensure that there is effective and continuous sealing of the LoC, and ... terrorists..."
It is India's turn to join the war of words and pour derision over the good General's rhetoric.
Indian Army and the US Army troops carry out joint training on medical evacuation and underslung carriage of howitzers with help of helicopters during the ongoing 17th Edition of India-US Joint military exercise at...PTI Photo
Congress General Secreatry Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on her way to meet the family of Arun Valmiki, who allegedly died in police custody, in Agra.PTI Photo
Farmers participating in Lokniti Satyagraha Kisan Jan Jagran Padyatra, which began on Oct 2 in Bihar's Champaran, carry ashes of farmers killed in Lakhimpur Kheri violence, at the Shastri Ghat on the banks of Varuna in...PTI Photo
Lawyer Amit Desai arrives at sessions court for the hearing of Aryan Khan's drugs case, in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's manager Pooja Dadlani arrives at the Sessions Court for a hearing on Aryan Khan's drugs case, in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates