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Charan Singh


July 30, 1982, Forty Years Ago: PM's US Visit

July 29, 2022 10:38 pm

Prime Minister Indira Gandhi conveyed to President Ronal Reagan, India's concern over the American supply of sophisticated military equipment to Pakistan.

July 22, 1982, Forty Years Ago: No-trust Motion

July 21, 2022 11:14 pm

Both left and right opposition groups plan to move a non-confidence motion against the government during the current session of Parliament.

June 20, 1982, Forty Years Ago: The Israeli invasion

June 20, 2022 8:52 am

Israeli helicopter-borne troops landed on Dahrai-Qadib ridge in north Lebanon, 60 km north of Beirut, reliable Lebanese sources said. The landing area was near the road linking Tripoli, the major town in the area on the coast with the Bekaa plain in central Lebanon.

April 7, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Charan Singh Resigns

April 06, 2022 10:55 pm

The 80-year old Lok Dal President Charan Singh dramatically announced his retirement from active politics in a desperate bid to put down a revolt by party colleagues, including Devi Lal and Biju Patnaik, on the question of Opposition unity.

Who failed the people of UP?

February 27, 2022 5:32 pm

P Chidambaram writes: It seems the UP election is a bi-polar fight between BJP and SP. The kind words exchanged between Mr Amit Shah and Ms Mayawati reveal the hidden plan. The Congress has pitched its flag and symbol in all 403 constituencies.

Punjab: Row breaks out over ‘missing’ Charan Singh photo in calendar

February 01, 2022 6:27 am

In a tweet Monday, Congress Rajya Sabha MP Deepender Singh Hooda alleged that this year the photo of Chaudhary Charan Singh has been "removed" from the calendar.

January 6, 1982, Forty Years Ago: Vajpayee’s Padyatra

January 06, 2022 12:19 am

Lok Dal President Charan Singh agreed to join Atal Bihari Vajpayee during his trip to Deoli for a padyatra from there to Sadhopur.

December 5, 1979, Forty Years Ago: Nuclear Parity

December 05, 2019 12:37 am

Prime Minister Charan Singh said in Delhi that the nuclear nonproliferation policy should be applied uniformly to all nations without any discrimination, The Indian Express reported.

October 5, 1979, Forty Years Ago: Economic Offenders

October 05, 2019 12:45 am

Forty years ago: An ordinance for the preventive detention of economic offenders was sent to the President for his consent and promulgation, Prime Minister Charan Singh said in Lucknow, The Indian Express reported.

March 1, 1979, Forty Years Ago: China relents

March 01, 2019 12:35 am

China has “begun to realise” its mistakes on the Kashmir issue, Prime Minister Morarji Desai stated in the Lok Sabha.