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  1. Randip Singh

    Arts/Society What Is Nikhil Advani's Problem With Sikh's?

    I feel I must write on this, having just watched Patiala House, but the Director Nikhil Advani seems to have a real problem with Sikhs. So far I have noted the following in his films: 1) Salam e Ishq - Incidental Sikh charachters are either buffoons, idiots or whipping boys. 2) Chandni Chowk...
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    India Advani Draws Parallels With Emergency

    Advani draws parallels with Emergency Raising the debate to a new level on former Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson’s exit from the country after the Bhopal gas tragedy, senior BJP leader L K Advani on Monday equated the Rajiv Gandhi government’s handling of the events in 1984 with...
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    Opinion Advani Recalls Legacy Of Sacrifice Of Sikhs

    Advani recalls legacy of sacrifice of Sikhs Kanchan Vasdev Tribune News Service Ludhiana, December 20 Former Deputy Prime Minister and BJP leader Lal Krishan Advani today eulogised the Sikhs by listing their sacrifices...
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    RSS Has Not Asked Advani To Quit: BJP (Khaleej Times)

    NEW DELHI — The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) yesterday denied the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) had asked party president L.K. Advani to quit but admitted it had been told to stick to Hindu nationalist ideology...
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    Advani Criticises Indian Government For Scrapping Anti-terror Law (AFP Via Yahoo! News)

    Hindu nationalist leader Lal Krishna Advani criticised the Indian government for scrapping an anti-terror law which he said was crucial to deter attacks such this week's storming of a disputed religious site...
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    Parivar Split On Advani Attack (The Telegraph)

    June 15: Prodded by Atal Bihari Vajpayee and divisions in the Sangh parivar, the BJP has raised its voice against the VHP for demanding that L.K. Advani retire from politics...
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    Advani Should Quit Politics: VHP (Hindustan Times)

    The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Tuesday passed a resolution here asking Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President LK Advani to quit active politics over his remarks in Pakistan implicitly praising its founder Mohammad Ali Jinnah...
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    IndiaDaily - How Long Can Vajpayee And Advani Block The Wave Of Contemporary Hindutva? VHP Calls For

    How long can Vajpayee and Advani block the wave of contemporary Hindutva? VHP says BJP is not ''Bharatiya Jinnah Party''. They call for respectful departure of Advani and Vajpayee. How long can these two block the wave of modern Hindutva...
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    India's Hindu Nationalist Leader Advani To Stay On As Party Chief (AFP Via Yahoo! News)

    The head of India's opposition Hindu nationalist party, Lal Krishna Advani, will stay on as party chief despite the internal row he triggered by praising the founder of Islamic Pakistan, reports said...
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    Sikh News Is Advani A Lame Duck? (BBC News)

    Soutik Biswas examines the fall out from LK Advani's resignation offer to the BJP. http://us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/search/sikh/SIG=11uq8nqdp/*http%3A//news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/-/2/hi/south_asia/4081940.stm
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    The Hindu Business Line : Advani's Resignation — Cathartic, Yes; Catastrophic, No! (The Hindu)

    Advani's resignation — Cathartic, yes; catastrophic, no! THERE ARE some happenings of history which it has never been possible for perspicacious mind-readers to explain to anyone's full satisfaction...
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    Harder Times For Hardliner Advani, Leader Of 'Hindu India' (AFP Via Yahoo! News)

    Lal Krishna Advani, who resigned as chief of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), has long been regarded as a hardliner in India's ever-seething political cauldron...
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    Praise For Pakistan Founder Lands Hindu Leader In Soup Advani Resigns, Saying He Won't Retract State

    NEW DELHI The president of India's Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Mr Lal Krishna Advani, has resigned from his post after Hindu hardliners expressed outrage at his praise of Pakistan's founder during a recent visit to Pakistan, party officials said here yesterday...
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    Advani A Hit In Pak; But Parivar Smells Rat (The Times Of India)

    VADODARA/ISLAMABAD: Incensed by LK Advani describing Pakistan founding father Mohammad Ali Jinnah a secular leader, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) international general secretary Praveen Togadia has donned war paint, calling the BJP president a traitor and kicking off a campaign to step up...
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    Advani Must Quit: VHP (The Hindu)

    AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat Vishwa Hindu Parishad unit on Saturday staged demonstrations against BJP president L. K. Advani for his alleged "anti-Hindu" remarks made during his Pakistan visit...