Articles about Deendayal Upadhyaya

10 people who drove the Ram Janmabhoomi movement

05 Aug 2020

10 people who drove the Ram Janmabhoomi movement

Decades after the Ram Janmabhoomi movement gave a new face to Hindu sentiments in India, the groundbreaking ceremony in Ayodhya happened today, putting an end to bloodshed and a long-drawn legal battle.

Chhattisgarh: Congress government rename 5 schemes, BJP remarks 'political vindictiveness'

12 Feb 2019

Chhattisgarh: Congress government rename 5 schemes, BJP remarks 'political vindictiveness'

The newly-formed Congress government in Chhattisgarh has rechristened five schemes named after late Jan Sangh leader Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya by the previous BJP-led dispensation.

Here's why BJP leaders, including Modi, are donating Rs. 1,000

11 Feb 2019

Here's why BJP leaders, including Modi, are donating Rs. 1,000

In a bid to improve transparency in elections, BJP President Amit Shah on Monday urged workers and well-wishers to donate money to the Bharatiya Janata Party.

UP: New Farakka Express derails near Rae Bareli, five dead

10 Oct 2018

UP: New Farakka Express derails near Rae Bareli, five dead

On Wednesday morning, five coaches, and the engine, of Delhi bound New Farakka Express derailed near Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh, killing 5.

PM Modi stresses on importance of character building over literacy

29 Sep 2018

PM Modi stresses on importance of character building over literacy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasized the importance of character building over literacy and called for the "wholesome" education in the country.

Vice President Naidu, PM Modi pay tributes to Deendayal Upadhyaya

25 Sep 2018

Vice President Naidu, PM Modi pay tributes to Deendayal Upadhyaya

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tributes to Bharatiya Jana Sangh co-founder Deendayal Upadhyaya on his 102nd birth anniversary and recalled his efforts to uplift the weaker sections of the society.

Congress workers protest in Allahabad after removal of Nehru statue

15 Sep 2018

Congress workers protest in Allahabad after removal of Nehru statue

A statue of former PM Jawaharlal Nehru was removed from an intersection in Allahabad as part of a road-widening project, triggering protests by the Congress.

In Delhi, 'Modicare' hits roadblock as Kejriwal wants his name

30 Aug 2018

In Delhi, 'Modicare' hits roadblock as Kejriwal wants his name

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious health program, Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (ABPMJAY), scheduled to roll out on September 25, has hit a roadblock in Delhi over its name.

UP Deputy CM talks about when Vajpayee asked for 'pajamas'

17 Aug 2018

UP Deputy CM talks about when Vajpayee asked for 'pajamas'

At election meetings, politicians usually just ask for votes, but at a public meeting in UP's Lucknow in 2006, Atal Bihari Vajpayee perplexed the audience when he asked for some pajamas.

At Mughalsarai's rechristening, Amit Shah says bua-bhatija can't stop saffron-surge

06 Aug 2018

At Mughalsarai's rechristening, Amit Shah says bua-bhatija can't stop saffron-surge

Hurling a challenge towards the Opposition, BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said even a coalition between SP, BSP and Congress won't yield results in elections, next year.

Tharoor says BJP win in 2019 will create 'Hindu Pakistan'

12 Jul 2018

Tharoor says BJP win in 2019 will create 'Hindu Pakistan'

Delivering a lecture on 'Threats Faced by Indian Democracy and Secularism' in Thiruvananthapuram, eminent Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said Bharatiya Janata Party will create a 'Hindu Pakistan' if voted to power after Lok Sabha elections of 2019.

Renaming Mughalsarai-station, loss of railway-heritage, erasure of public memory: Experts

10 Jun 2018

Renaming Mughalsarai-station, loss of railway-heritage, erasure of public memory: Experts

The rechristening of Uttar Pradesh's over 150-year-old Mughalsarai station has been red-flagged by historians, some of whom feel "erasing a landmark chapter" in the evolution of railways in India will lead to "terrible confusion" among travelers.

#CareerBytes: Taking admission in DU? Here's everything you should know

05 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: Taking admission in DU? Here's everything you should know

The University of Delhi, established in 1922, is one of the most renowned educational institutions in India. It attracts lakhs of students from across India and other countries, too.

#CareerBytes: DU colleges you could get into based on 2017-cutoffs

04 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: DU colleges you could get into based on 2017-cutoffs

The University of Delhi offers many undergraduate courses but admission to a majority of them is based on cutoffs, the minimum percentage of marks required.

#CareerBytes: DU colleges you could get into based on 2017-cutoffs

27 May 2018

#CareerBytes: DU colleges you could get into based on 2017-cutoffs

The University of Delhi offers many undergraduate courses but admission to a majority of them is based on cutoffs, the minimum percentage of marks required.

Raut: Why hasn't Hindutva government given Bharat Ratna to Savarkar?

14 May 2018

Raut: Why hasn't Hindutva government given Bharat Ratna to Savarkar?

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut demanded Bharat Ratna for Hindu leader Veer Savarkar, in his weekly column Rokthok of the party's mouthpiece magazine 'Saamana'.

Uttar Pradesh: British-era railway station Robertsganj renamed to Sonbhadra

20 Mar 2018

Uttar Pradesh: British-era railway station Robertsganj renamed to Sonbhadra

The Robertsganj railway station in Uttar Pradesh has been renamed Sonbhadra, said an official.

Mughalsarai station renamed after BJP icon Deen Dayal Upadhyay

14 Oct 2017

Mughalsarai station renamed after BJP icon Deen Dayal Upadhyay

UP's Mughalsarai railway station, a major junction, has been renamed Deen Dayal Upadhyay (DDU) railway station.

PM Modi to address the BJP on Monday

24 Sep 2017

PM Modi to address the BJP on Monday

The BJP's two-day national executive meeting which began today in New Delhi might be the perfect platform for PM Modi to lay out his government's economic and political agenda, in the midst of growing economic concerns.

Venkaiah Naidu sworn in as 13th Vice President of India

11 Aug 2017

Venkaiah Naidu sworn in as 13th Vice President of India

Venkaiah Naidu has been sworn in as the Vice President of India. The oath of office was administered by President Ram Nath Kovind.

Vice-presidential elections: BJP's Venkaiah Naidu becomes 13th VP

05 Aug 2017

Vice-presidential elections: BJP's Venkaiah Naidu becomes 13th VP

BJP candidate Venkaiah Naidu has become India's 13th vice president, defeating opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi. He secured 516 votes while Gandhi got 244 votes.

Know the man: Venkaiah Naidu

05 Aug 2017

Know the man: Venkaiah Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu served as the Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Urban Development and Information and Broadcasting in the current cabinet.

Delhi- Issuance of restaurant licenses to get harder

24 May 2017

Delhi- Issuance of restaurant licenses to get harder

The New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) is going to make the process of issuing and renewing licenses of restaurants, pubs, cafes and eateries more tough.

PM Modi's Vijaya Dashami celebrations after surgical strikes

10 Oct 2016

PM Modi's Vijaya Dashami celebrations after surgical strikes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted Vijaya Dashami's celebrations on the backdrop of India's military surgical strikes across the LoC.

PM Modi's outreach towards Muslims and Dalits

26 Sep 2016

PM Modi's outreach towards Muslims and Dalits

In BJP's National Council meeting on Sunday, PM Modi urged party cadres to focus on "social justice" by empowering the Dalit and Muslim communities.