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Vajpayee wanted to sack Modi in 2002, Advani stalled it: Yashwant Sinha

Speaking at a meet-the-press programme in Bhopal, the former Union finance minister also dismissed as a non-issue the controversy over the alleged misuse of INS Viraat by former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Gurus important in Hinduism, Modi’s guru Advani kicked off the stage: Rahul Gandhi

Addressing an almost occupied ground, Rahul also reiterated some points in the party’s election manifesto, promising a separate budget for farmers and depositing Rs 6,000 every month in bank accounts of the country’s poorest citizens.


BJP's foundation day: Brief history of the achievements and failures of the party

A hard line Hindutva political ideology, particularly the Ram temple issue, has given the party a strong impetus and has overtime aided the it in achieving huge gains across India.

Advani ji perfectly sums up true essence of BJP: PM Modi on veteran's blog 

In the blog, Advani claimed that the guiding principle of his life has been “Nation first, party next, self last” and said the saffron party had never regarded those with a different political stand as its “enemies” or “anti-national”.

After Advani, BJP asks Murli Manohar Joshi not to contest Lok Sabha polls

Former BJP president Murli Manohar Joshi's office also confirmed the development. It said that a brief statement was issued for voters of his constituency Kanpur, from where the 85-year-old leader had won in 2014.

Only L K Advani can answer: Uma Bharti on BJP's decision not to field him in 2019 polls

Bharti, who was appointed as the BJP vice-president, asserted that Advani's stature remains undiminished even if he doesn't contest in elections.


Lok Sabha polls: Amit Shah replaces Advani to contest from Gandhinagar seat

The Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat was won by L K Advani six times since 1991, barring the 1996 Lok Sabha polls.

Never thought I would attend a meeting where Vajpayee would not be present: LK Advani

The prayer meeting saw several senior political leaders apart from L K Advani including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and many others in attendance.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee gave BJP its first light — and then faded into the shadows

Atal Bihari Vajpayee dead: Vajpayee, in fact, did secure for BJP, its highest ever electoral support in the 1998 elections — 9.43 crore votes, a jump of almost 40 per cent from its 6.79 crore votes polled in 1996.

LK Advani says Pranab Mukherjee's visit to RSS headquarters a 'significant event' in India's history

However, former Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Pravin Togadia slammed the Congress veteran for not talking about the views of RSS founder Keshav Baliram Hedgewar and Vinayak Damodar Savarkar on nationalism during his address at the RSS headquarters.

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L K Advani turns 90: BJP veteran celebrates birthday with visually-impaired children

L K Advani served as deputy prime minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee government. He is also a seven-term MP from Gandhinagar in Gujarat.

Monsoon Session: What all happened in first 3 days

BSP Supremo Mayawati filed her resignation on the same day as BJP leader M Wenkaiah Naidu filed his nomination papers as NDA's candidate for Vice-Presidential elections, here is look at the second day of Monsoon session.


Sonia Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, L K Advani pay homage to Lal Bahadur Shastri

Sonia Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal, L K Advani among other leaders remembered former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his 111th birth anniversary who gave the slogan 'Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan', at his memorial at Vijay Ghat.

Gandhi Jayanti: Modi, Sonia, Pranab pay homage at Rajghat

The nation today remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 146th birth anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi and other leaders paying floral tributes to him at his memorial in New Delhi.

Modi, Jaitley, Advani pay tribute to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley, L K Advani and others pay tribute to Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak on his birth anniversary.

Today in pics: Sonia, Advani join other MPs during floral tributes to Indira Gandhi

Parliamentarians pay tribute to the former prime minister Indira Gandhi on the occasion of her 97th birth anniversary on Wednesday.


Narendra Modi breaks down during emotional speech at Central Hall

Narendra Modi declared that the Lok Sabha election results represents a new hope for the common man.

Narendra Modi meets L K Advani

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi on Sunday called on party patriarch L K Advani after holding consultation with a number of party leaders.

Amit Shah, L K Advani, Rajnath Singh celebrate BJP's remarkable win

BJP President Rajnath Singh gave the credit for the party's performance in Lok Sabha polls to Narendra Modi, saying he has the capability to lead the country.

Elections 2014: Big Winners

Here's a look at big winners from Elections 2014 - BJP's Narendra Modi, L K Advani and Varun Gandhi have won.

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Who said there's just Narendra Modi?: Venkaiah Naidu on claims that BJP is person-centric

Speaking at the Idea Exchange programme of the Indian Express, senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said, "When I joined politics, Congress members used to make fun of us and say, 'We have Jawaharlal Nehru, we have Indira Gandhi, whom do you have?'. We used to look here and there at that time because we could not immediately answer. So many people started saying Vajpayeeji, subsequently Advaniji, and now Narendra Modi"