Atal Bihari Vajpayee
The true horrors of terrorism traceable to Pakistan was brought home to the US by the war on America launched that day by the Al Qaeda, which worked under the patronage of the Taliban that controlled Afghanistan and Pakistan.
The prime minister said he is ready to make efforts to ensure that the EEF will help boost and expand economic relations between India and Russia.
Vajpayee served as Prime Minister thrice -- briefly in 1996, and then for two terms between 1998 and 2004. He was decorated with the Bharat Ratna in 2014.
President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and members of Vajpayee's family were amongst those who paid tributes to the BJP leader.
In a televised address to the nation, PM says J&K’s special status offered only separatism, corruption
"Motivated by Atal Ji's life and work, we will strive to enhance good governance and transform lives," the PM said.
BJP chief slams AP CM and congress for politicising Pulwama
Fernandes was suffering from Alzheimer's disease. Recently, he contracted swine flu, they said.
Vajpayee's long-time associate and BJP veteran L K Advani, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and BJP president Amit Shah were also present at the event here
Rao remembered Kumar's services as a parliamentarian and political leader and conveyed condolences to the bereaved family, a release from Rao's office said.
Modi said the country was passing through an era of unprecedented social and economic changes at present.
Nizamabad: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee had always worked towards protecting political values and would remain a role model for current and future...