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New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON AUG 07, 2019 10:29 AM IST
Sushma Swaraj might not have been in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s inner circle but she held her own, often winning praise from the Prime Minister for her role as External Affairs Minister.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 27, 2019 11:43 PM IST
In a 4-part series of tweets, he referred to Advani as a father figure, a philosopher, guide, guru and ultimate leader of the BJP and lamented his removal without his consent and permission.
Hindustan Times | By Saba Naqvi
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2018 08:45 PM IST
In this excerpt from Saba Naqvi’s very readable new book on the BJP, the author reminisces about Pramod Mahajan, one of Vajpayee’s most trusted ministers, who met an unfortunate end
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2020 12:27 PM IST
In the second volume of his memoir, The Turbulent Years: 1980-96, President Pranab Mukherjee shares an insider’s account of several significant events during the 1980’s and early 1990’s. In his extract, Mukherjee, a cabinet minister in the Indira Gandhi government, justifies Operation Bluestar, the 1984 military action to flush out terrorists from the Golden Temple in Amritsar.