Tag: BJP

Congress wishes Modi on birthday but says country paying price for his ‘failures’

The Congress on Friday wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 71st birthday but said the country is paying the price for his “failures” on...

Bhabanipur by-poll: TMC welcomes EC decision, BJP expresses reservation

The West Bengal BJP and the CPI(M) on Saturday expressed reservations about the Election Commission’s decision to hold by-poll in Bhabanipur assembly constituency, from where...

p chidambaram: Modi govt should reveal National Monetisation Pipeline objectives: Former FM Chidambaram

Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram on Friday demanded that the Centre reveal the objectives of the National Monetisation Pipeline (NMP) and if its sole...

Police lathi-charge on farmers in Karnal triggers protests in Punjab, opposition attack on Manohar Lal Khattar govt

Farmers in Punjab blocked highways for two hours on Sunday in protest against the police lathi-charge on their Haryana counterparts as the neighbouring state government...

Basavaraj Bommai: CM Basavaraj Bommai to leave for Delhi today to meet BJP bosses to quell displeasure among ministers on portfolios

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will leave Wednesday for Delhi on a two-day visit as part of his efforts to quell a brewing dissatisfaction among a...

Narayan Rane vs Uddhav Thackeray: A bitter feud that may turn more bitter

This is a political feud that has been kept boiling for years. Union Minister Narayan Rane, once a hardcore Shiv Sainik, fell out with the...

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder takes exception to ‘atrocious’ comments of two of Sidhu’s advisors

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh asked state Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday to “rein in” his advisers after two of them made “atrocious”...

Kalyan Singh’s vision went much beyond Ram Mandir; wanted to build vibrant UP

One of the finest and the tallest politicians I had the occasion to work with is no more. Kalyan Singh’s role in the demolition of...

Be it Brahmins or OBC, every section is with BJP: Swatantra Dev Singh

The BJP has become a party of the masses in Uttar Pradesh and the Opposition has no clue about issues that concern the people, said...

Kalyan Singh: Hindutva icon under whose watch Babri Masjid fell

The defining moment in Kalyan Singh‘s life was the fall of Babri Masjid on December 6, 1992. Just hours after mobs of kar sevaks demolished...

BJP: Union Minister visits serving soldier’s house to offer condolences, embarrassed

Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment A Narayanaswamy visited the residence of a living soldier, instead of the one who had died,...

Congress slams govt over hike in prices of LPG cylinders

The Congress on Wednesday hit out at the government over the hike in prices of LPG cylinders, accusing it of being insensitive and distorting the...

Govt used women marshals to defame, frame Opposition MPs: Kharge on ruckus in Rajya Sabha

Launching a major offensive on the government over the issue of ruckus in Rajya Sabha on the last day of the monsoon session, Leader of...

Akhilesh Yadav takes a leaf out of BJP’s success formula in UP

In his Independence Day message to the people, Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav has spelled out his party’s road map for the upcoming assembly elections....

BJP’s income rises 50% in FY20, over five times of Congress

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s income in 2019-20 jumped almost 50% to Rs 3,623 crore from Rs 2,410 crore in 2018-19, while its total expenditure rose...

BJP hoists Tricolor across J&K to celebrate 2nd anniversary of Article 370 move; PDP says ‘day of mourning’

The BJP Thursday celebrated the second anniversary of the Article 370 revocation by holding Tiranga rallies and hoisting the national flag across Jammu and Kashmir,...

Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai inducts 29 ministers into his cabinet including six new faces

Twenty nine MLAs from Karnataka swore-in as ministers on Wednesday to join the cabinet of chief minister Basavaraj Bommai. The cabinet expansion took place after...

Prashant Kishor seeks special advisory panel for decisions in Congress, national role for himself

(This story originally appeared in on Aug 04, 2021) Congress is close to deciding on the induction of Prashant Kishor and his position in the...

4.5 lakh youths in UP got jobs during BJP rule in fair and transparent manner: CM Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said that over 4.5 lakh youths have been provided jobs in the state in a fair and...

Only time will tell what I do next: Babul Supriyo after announcing decision to quit politics

A day after kicking off a political storm over his announcement to quit politics over Facebook, former Union minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo on...

‘Kisan Sansad’ discusses one of 3 agri laws, passes resolution demanding its repeal

The ‘Kisan Sansad’ being held by farmers at Jantar Mantar here on Thursday held discussions on one of the three agri laws against which they...

Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai indicates cabinet expansion would take some time

Indicating that expansion of his cabinet may take some time, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday said he will discuss it with the party’s...

West Bengal government submits affidavit before Calcutta HC over post-poll violence

West Bengal government submitted a 95-page affidavit before the Calcutta High Court on Tuesday in response to the NHRC report over post-poll violence. The state...

Basavaraj Bommai: The new Karnataka chief minister is a seasoned political leader and Yediyurappa loyalist

Karnataka’s chief minister-designate Basavaraj Bommai has demolished the myth that only a core BJP member, not those who joined the party from outside, can lead...

Regional parties should form national front for 2024 Lok Sabha polls: Sukhbir Singh Badal

Regional parties should come together and form a national front to take on the BJP in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, Shriomani Akali Dal (SAD)...