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Morarji govt against state funeral for Jayaprakash

In a startling revelation, Jammu and Kashmir Governor S K Sinha has said the Morarji Desai cabinet had decided not to accord a state funeral to Jayaprakash Narayan.Sinha, who was in Bhubaneswar to......

Before Modi, there was Morarjibhai

If Narendra Modi becomes prime minister next month, he will be India's second prime minister from the western state of Gujarat. Thirty-seven years ago, Morarji Desai was sworn in as India's first......

Go ask Amit Patel why I got the ticket late: Swamy

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy has said that he refused to contest Lok Sabha elections because the party had offered him a ticket from Rae Bareli, that too very late. "I......

BJP decision to move EC is result of fear of discovery: Sibal

As the BJP moved the EC against Rahul Gandhi over his remarks linking Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh to Mahatma Gandhi's killing, Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday hit out at the opposition party......

A diplomat ahead of his times

'His negotiations with Idi Amin and his men for compensation for the Indians, who left Uganda, were particularly tough. Apparently, Amin warned him that the body of the British negotiator, who came......

Govt is likely to decontrol sugar industry

Morarji Desai's government in 1977 decontrolled sugar. Now after four decades, the UPA2 led by Manmohan Singh is moving towards deregulation of the sugar industry, which means no dual price of......

Budget presentation: Who holds the record?

Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday presented his fifth budget in Parliament on Friday but Morarji Desai holds the record of doing so 10 times. Mukherjee, who is holding the portfolio......

India's best finance minister? Tell us

Over the years, many finance ministers have played their role in shaping the economy. While Morarji Desai donned the FM's hatthrice, Indira Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and V P Singh also looked after......

Aam Aadmi Party: Good politics but bad economics

Arvind Kejriwal has got his politics right. Now, he needs to rethink his party’s economic policies says A K Bhattacharya. It is time Arvind Kejriwal drew a connection between the economic......

Corporate executives fall in love with Gandhian literature

"It’s a gift of a life time,” that is how a senior bureaucrat thanked Jyotindra Vachharajani, head -- corporate relations, Essar Energy, when the latter gifted him a special centenary......

Who wears the ghagra best? Vote!

Show business is all about creating illusions. And as the more alluring face of this fantasy, the heroine has to look like a breathtaking dream at all times. Over the years, the Bollywood woman......

Amitabh Bachchan: Asia's Best

Amitabh Bachchan poses with his trophy after receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong March on Monday. Festival director Shaw Soo Wei said Bachchan left a......

Spurs seek to end dire record against United

When Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes trudged off the pitch after a 3-1 defeat at White Hart Lane in 2001 they would hardly have imagined they would still be playing for Manchester United 10 years......

Images: Chelsea and Arsenal sizzle, Man Utd held

Brede Hangeland scored a brace to help Fulham hold Manchester United to a frantic 2-2 draw at Craven Cottage on Sunday. The main drama at Craven Cottage came in the closing stages after Scholes......

Affluent Manchester City aim to join top table

Manchester City, the world's wealthiest club thanks to the largesse of billionaire owner Sheikh Mansour, will be looking to transform financial might into silverware this season. Coach Roberto......

Football growing in Kashmir, defying all odds

The beautiful game is defying all odds as, despite the continuing trouble in the state, it has been turning into an all consuming passion for the youth of both sexes given that some have......

The World Cup will miss these stars

The stage is set for the 19th football World Cup, which kicks-off on Friday, June 11. While 32 teams will battle it out over a month for the game's biggest prize, some big football nations and......

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Manoj M
Q. the question is, will the government last long for complete five year term ... ????
Manoj M:  A.  more

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Q. Jawaharlal-lal bahadur sastri-indira Gandhi-Desai Morarji-indira-rajiv-vp-pv-vajpayee-------------M anmohan-narendra-rahul???last letter & first of next name has got a match,if you pronounce-
Readiffff:  A. First, let the results be out.Then, let us see the composition of the Cabinet.Remember Morarji Desai's 18 month Janta sarkar. more

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Q. Jawaharlal Nehru proved that a rich man can become the country's Prime Minister;Lal Bahadur Shastri proved that a poor man can become the Prime Minister;Indira Gandhi proved that a woman can become the Prime Minister;Morarji Desai proved that an old man can become the Prime Minister;Rajiv Gandhi proved that a young man can become the Prime Minister;I.K. Gujral proved that a gentleman can become the Prime Minister;Deve Gowda proved just about anybody can become the Prime Minister;Manmohan Singh has proved that India does not need a Prime Minister!
Shyamvanwari:  A. thanks for the information more

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Divya Kulkarni
Q. First Prime Minister to resign from Office ?
Divya Kulkarni:  A. good observation more

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Not a cakewalk for Modi

17 April 2014, New Delhi, Ashu Saxena Despite the Modi wave, the BJP is well aware of the possibilities of a hung House Bharatiya Janata Party's... ...

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Recently, Madhusudan Mistry caused a stir, when he climbed up a pole to tear down Narendra Modi's campaign poster. The Congress strongman will take... ...

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