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Bharat Ratna to Lal Krishna Advani
Lal Krishna Advani, born on November 8, 1927, in Karachi, is a prominent Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He played a crucial ro... Lal Krishna Advani, born on November 8, 1927, in Karachi, is a prominent Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He played a crucial role in the party's emergence as a major political force with a Hindu nationalist ideology. Notable moments in his career include leading the Ram Rath Yatra in 1990 and overseeing responses to national security threats as the Home Minister, though he faced criticism for the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition. Advani received the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 and, despite retiring from active politics in 2019, remains a significant figure in Indian political history. The Bharat Ratna, awarded since 1954, represents the highest recognition for exceptional service to the nation, with Advani being a notable recipient.
Tamil actor Vijay announced his political party 'Tamilaga Vettri Kazhagam'
Tamil superstar Vijay has founded the Tamilaga Vettri Kazhagam (TVK) political party in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, with the aim of targeting the 2026 state elec... Tamil superstar Vijay has founded the Tamilaga Vettri Kazhagam (TVK) political party in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, with the aim of targeting the 2026 state elections. He clarified that he would not participate in the upcoming national election. Celebrations erupted among his fans, known as 'Thalapathy' (General), both on the streets and on social media. Vijay's political entry follows his earlier involvement in launching a fan club in 2009, which later participated in the 2011 and 2021 elections, winning 115 of 169 seats in the latter. Tamil Nadu has a history of cinema stars in politics, including MGR, K Karunanidhi, and Jayalalithaa, with recent attempts by Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, and Vijayakanth meeting limited success.
Jharkhand Hemant Soren resigns as Chief Minister
Following his arrest by the Enforcement Directorate, the Chief Minister of Jharkhand resigned from his post, leading to Champai Soren being announced as the new... Following his arrest by the Enforcement Directorate, the Chief Minister of Jharkhand resigned from his post, leading to Champai Soren being announced as the new Chief Minister. Champai Soren, born in November 1956, has a deep-rooted political journey, shaped by early life experiences and involvement in the movement for the creation of Jharkhand. A stalwart in Jharkhand politics, he has been a legislator since 1991, representing the Serikela assembly constituency. His dedication to the JMM and his significant role in the Jharkhand movement have earned him the nickname 'Jharkhand Tiger.'