The writer is editor of the ‘Pioneer’ Group of Publications. He was a Rajya Sabha BJP MP till recently
Shashi Kapoor never became a stereotype, was no cult figure. In theatre and film, his was an inimitable space.
Discomfited left-liberals of the JNU variety may denounce this as right-wing — but the change is irreversible.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee initiated the famous Delhi-Lahore bus service to foster better relationships between India and Pakistan. Vajpayee had travelled on the same bus during its inaugural run on February 19, 1999 and was received by Nawaz Sharif, his counterpart in Pakistan.