Sonia was unable to attract allies, cobble together the numbers to form government. Vajpayee’s stint as caretaker prime minister sealed the outcome of the next election.
Mishti Doi (sweet curd), sandesh and other sweets were served at the lunch hosted by Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid for Modi.
President Abdul Hamid handed over the Bangladesh Liberation War Honour to PM Modi at a glittering ceremony at the President’s house, which was attended by Premier Sheikh Hasina and top officials.
Bangladesh will hand over Vajpayee’s “Friends of Bangladesh Liberation War Award” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his upcoming visit.
A Foreign Ministry spokesman said Bangladesh will hand over Vajpayee’s “Friends of Bangladesh Liberation War Award” to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his upcoming visit .
Laos was signed by the US charge d’affaires, Christian Chapman, Laos’s economy minister, Soth Phetrasy, and three demonstrators.
Advani has not been invited as he was not a Deendayal Upadhyay Janmabhoomi Smarak Samiti member.
But the euphoria after Pokhran II lasted only a short while.
In 1998, India began watching a new prime minister and a new Congress president.
Last week, Atal Bihari Vajpayee was conferred the Bharat Ratna. Here, his former media advisor, Ashok Tandon, recalls the story of one of the Vajpayee regime’s biggest challenges — and achievements
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other cabinet ministers are expected to attend the function.
Vajpayee’s involvement in politics began as a freedom-fighter during the Quit India Movement of 1942-1945.
There is continuity with the UPA but without its policy paralysis.
BSP supremo Mayawati said that the move shows the “casteist” mindset of the Modi government.
Ever since BJP came to power on its own, there had been talk of giving Bharat Ratna to the two personalities.