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Jammu Kashmir: Long term vision required

Vajpayee ji had great foresight about Jammu & Kashmir. He had set the foundation for peace. Its time to take it forward

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Needless ruckus on Rafale

Cooked up controversy over purchase of combat jets from Dassault is playing into the hands of vested interest groups

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Atal ji never behaved as boss

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the Prime Minister of India but power sat very very lightly on his shoulders, Sudheendra Kulkarni tells Vivek Sinha. Kulkarni had been very closely associated with Vajpayee

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Atal ji passed away on August 16. Those who say he died earlier are spreading rumours.

Shiv Kumar Sharma, who remained with Vajpayee till his last breath, brushes aside the rumours surrounding his death on August 14. In a free wheeling chat with Naresh Soni he shares anecdotes about former PM

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It was Atal ji's Hindi proficiency that helped him become PM'

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee openly advocated Hindi, yet he seldom opposed the hegemony of English. Audience was mesmerised by his speeches

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‘Mukhauta controversy has also stuck with Atal ji. This is unfortunate’

KN Govindacharya in a candid chat with Vivek Sinha explains the sequence of events about the wrong translation of “face” to “mukhauta” led to the word thrust upon him

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Poles Apart?

The coterie of sycophants teamed up with Delhi durbaris and Lutyens leeches to manufacture a controversy over a mischievous translation where it was alleged that Sangh stalwart Govindacharya had called former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee as "Mukhauta" of Sangh Parivar. This was false. Govindacharya had said Vajpayee was the "face".

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