Vajpayee


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Vajpayee

(ˌvædʒpaɪˈjiː)
n
(Biography) A(tal) B(ihari). born 1924, Indian politician; prime minister of India (1996, 1998–2004)

Vaj•payee

(vɑdʒˈpeɪ, -ˈpaɪ)
n.
Atal Bihari, born 1924, prime minister of India since 1998.
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Indian Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee, upset by differences in his ruling coalition, threatened to resign Tuesday, but retracted the idea after party members convinced him to stay on.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 27 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday moved into the residence of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at 6A, Krishna Menon Marg in the national capital.
Summary: Pays tribute to predecessor Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Wordsworth's memorable call can be paraphrased and addressed to another poet: 'Vajpayee sahib!
Pareek also feels that the coordination that existed between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and workers during the Vajpayee era was now missing."There were two reasons behind the (2004) defeat.
27 -- No other Prime Minister of India has received so much media coverage as Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the "Bhishma Pitama of Indian Politics", on his death.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the Indian prime minister who oversaw nuclear tests that ushered in a new arms race in South Asia starting in the late 1990s, died August 16 at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi.
The Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today attended a condolence meeting held in remembrance of former Prime Minister and Jananayak Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Kaunhara Ghat at Hajipur in Bihar.
KARACHI -- India's former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who was passed away on Thursday, had watched Heema Malini's film Seeta Aur Geeta 25 times in 1972.
ISLAMABAD -- Caretaker Minister for Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Syed Ali Zafar on Friday left for New Delhi to represent Pakistan at the last rites of former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
New Delhi: Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee died at the age of 93 on Thursday.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif condoled with the Indian government and nation over the demise of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.