Vijay Darda is son of a freedom fighter, pioneering journalist, veteran parliamentarian, compassionate philanthropist and Chairman of Lokmat Media Group. Read More

Thousands of invisible hands of those in power!

  By Vijay Darda | 16-11-2020 Tejashwi fought like a steadfast warrior despite hurdles like Chirag and Owaisi, but the ‘power’ won There is an old adage that power has thousands of hands, normally not visible to the people. Miracles of power are not even...

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Light never stops, no matter how dark it gets

  By Vijay Darda | 09-11-2020 No crisis has dampened the spirit of human beings, who have never stopped nor will they ever do! Even in the moonless dark night, when a lamp burns silently, it does not let the darkness remain anywhere near it....

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Significance of RAW, Army chiefs’ Nepal visit

  By Vijay Darda | 02-11-2020 Now that Nepal is grappling to steer clear of China, will its relationship with India improve? Not a long time back, it seemed that Nepal had drifted away from us but last fortnight, Samant Kumar Goel, chief of the...

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Bihar and US polls acquire equal electoral bandwidth!

  By Vijay Darda | 27-10-2020 The slogan of ‘free vaccine for votes’ echoes in the US as well as Bihar elections Right now there are two important elections being held in the world. Firstly, the US is going to elect its president who will...

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Why can’t Indian politicians and police contain crime?

  By Vijay Darda | 19-10-2020 Organised crime is rising. It is very essential to make our country’s police force smart and hi-tech The new IPL cricket season is currently underway. People are glued to their television sets anticipating the fours and sixes from their...

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Pranab Mukherjee - President of India (2012-2017)

Pranab Mukherjee

President of India (2012-2017)

“I hope that the range of topics covered in the book touching upon different issues concerning the common man will be a useful asset to all readers. I wish the book all success and complement Shri Vijay Darda on this initiative.” (Reference: Public Issues Before Parliament - Vijay Darda)
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Hamid Ansari - Vice-President of India (2007-2017)

Hamid Ansari

Vice-President of India (2007-2017)

“Shri Darda is a distinguished Parliamentarian who has taken active part in the debates, discussions and proceedings of the august House, of which he is a Member. His areas of interest are people centric, with special focus on rural development and issues related to farmers and children.”
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Manmohan Singh - Prime Minister of India (2004-2014)

Manmohan Singh

Prime Minister of India (2004-2014)

“Over the last one decade of his tenure in the Rajya Sabha, Shri Darda has been a witness to many historic developments. I am sure that Shri Darda’s book will not only throw light on his work as a public representative but will also enhance our understanding of important issues that...
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Meira Kumar - Speaker of Lok Sabha (2009-2014)

Meira Kumar

Speaker of Lok Sabha (2009-2014)

“Shri Vijay Darda has been actively voicing the concerns of the people in the Parliament. He is a renowned journalist known for raising issues of national interest. The present collection reflects his views on a wide range of subjects as expressed during participation...
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Sharad Pawar - President of NCP & Former Union Minister

Sharad Pawar

President of NCP & Former Union Minister

“Shri Vijay Darda always tried to draw the attention of the government on many crucial matters and has contributed his mite on every possible issue that the House was seized of. Revisiting those issues which have been deliberated in the Parliament will be a valuable resource material for those...
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Public Issues Before Parliament - The book recapitulates the significant contributions made by Vijay Darda during his 18-year tenure as a Member of Rajya Sabha.

Public Issues Before Parliament

The book recapitulates the significant contributions made by Vijay Darda during his 18-year tenure as a Member of Rajya Sabha. It chronicles the Private Member’s Bills introduced by him, the speeches he made and the questions he raised during his 3 terms as a distinguished Parliamentarian. The book released at the hands of the then Vice President of India Hamid Ansari...
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Straight Thoughts - The book is a collection of Vijay Darda’s articles on wide-ranging topics like social issues, politics, economics, education, technology, culture, etc.

Straight Thoughts

The book is a collection of Vijay Darda’s articles on wide-ranging topics like social issues, politics, economics, education, technology, culture, etc. It also contains his deliberations on the international tours undertaken with the former Prime Ministers P. V. Narasimha Rao, H. D. Deve Gowda and other dignitaries. It also allows readers to have a glance at the flourishing...
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Prerna Sthal - This collector’s edition features ‘Prerna Sthal’, a memorial erected by Vijay Darda in the remembrance of his father and freedom fighter, Jawaharlal Darda (Babuji).

Prerna Sthal

This collector’s edition features ‘Prerna Sthal’, a memorial erected by Vijay Darda in the remembrance of his father and freedom fighter, Jawaharlal Darda (Babuji). Located in their hometown Yavatmal, it was also nominated for the Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2010 in Geneva, Switzerland. The book highlights its architectural marvel conceived by Uttam C. Jain, that serves as an inspiration...
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2nd Nagpur Premier League - The coffee table book reflects the grandeur of Nagpur's Second Premier League organised by Lokmat Media Group, under the guidance of Vijay Darda in 2011.

2nd Nagpur Premier League

The coffee table book reflects the grandeur of Nagpur's Second Premier League organised by Lokmat Media Group, under the guidance of Vijay Darda in 2011. It captures the breath-taking moments of players in action and also documents people’s spectacular response to the one-of-its-kind franchise based football tournament in its second successful edition.
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Business Icons of Nagpur

The coffee table book published by the Lokmat Media Group in 2013 chronicles the success stories of businessmen from the orange city of Nagpur. It is part of the Lokmat ‘Icons series’ that profiles individuals who are making meaningful contributions  to the growth and prosperity of the state. It also aims to serve as an inspiration to the present and future generations through their spirit of entrepreneurship.
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