Tag: NDA

E Sreedharan opens up on his political ambitions and why Modi is the best PM India has ever had

It is a host of factors like lack of industrial and infrastructure development, misrule and corruption in Kerala that drove him to politics, metro-man Elattuvalapil...

Congress-led Grand Alliance expanded in Assam with inclusion of BPF, RJD

The six-party opposition Grand Alliance headed by Congress in Assam was expanded on Saturday with the inclusion of Bodoland People’s Front (BPF), currently a part...

PM Modi sets target of Rs 2.5 lakh crore from asset monetisation | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that the planned privatisation of state-run enterprises will help free up resources for spending on welfare,...

Good days of the community will come soon: Ananta Rai after meeting HM Amit Shah

GUWAHATI: The self-styled king of the Koch-Rajbongshi, Ananta Rai, said after meeting Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday that good days of the community...

Derek O’Brien presses government to repeal three farm laws, offers draft bill to do so

NEW DELHI: Trinamool Congress leader Derek O’Brien on Thursday pressed the government to repeal the three controversial farm laws and offered a ”Repealing Bill 2021′...

Amarinder Singh appeals to PM Modi to accept farmers’ demands

PATIALA: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday to accept the farmers’ demands, saying the new farm laws were...

Chirag Paswan dodges queries about prospects at Centre; continues tirade against Nitish Kumar

Patna: Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan on Tuesday dodged queries about the likelihood of his joining the Union council of ministers, in which his...

All eyes on the Modi government to determine India’s trajectory in the post-coronavirus era

Year 2021 in all likelihood will be the most defining period for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, one where his government‘s approach and execution will determine...

Prakash Javadekar skips posers on NDA’s CM pick for Tamil Nadu 2021 polls, ties with partner AIADMK

Chennai: BJP leader and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday declined to categorically name the Chief Ministerial candidate of the AIADMK-BJP alliance in Tamil Nadu...

Regional biggies in talks for floating national Opposition platform

New Delhi: Top leaders of several regional parties have begun talks on forming a national opposition platform for political and electoral mobilisation against the Centre...

TMC to morally support farmers’ strike call, not to enforce it

KOLKATA: The ruling TMC in West Bengal Monday decided to extend “moral support” to the December 8 nationwide strike called by farmers to protest against...

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav leads opposition parties’ dharma in support of agitating farmers

Patna, Dec 5 () The opposition parties on Saturday held demonstration here under the leadership of RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav in protest against new farm...

Win by even one vote is ultimately a victory: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar

Patna: In a bid to blunt the RJD‘s assertion that the NDA managed to win the Bihar assembly election by getting only 12,270 votes more...

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister today

Patna: Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar will take oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth straight term on Monday afternoon after...

Will work in whatever role party bestows upon me, says Renu Devi

BJP leader and Bettiah MLA Renu Devi who have been elected as party’s deputy legislature party leader on Sunday said she’s unaware of her name...

Fresh young faces likely to get cabinet berth in NDA-led government in Bihar

Patna: Speculation has intensified across the media and political circles over the formation of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA)-led government in Bihar as well as...

You got it wrong, Nitish tells scribes when asked about ‘last poll’ remark

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday sought to clarify his recent “aakhiri chunaav” (last poll) remark which had triggered intense speculations, and claimed that...

View: Why Bihar matters – The end of regionalism

A lot will be said and written about the impact of the just-concluded Bihar elections in the next few days. As elections, this one was...

Government formation in Bihar only after Diwali

PATNA: With NDA getting a clear majority in Bihar, BJP and JDU leaders in Patna are now focussing on government formation. However, the modalities are...

Bihar elections: The alphabet soup in Bihar

Citizens of Bihar are reluctant to disclose their voting preference. “Jo jeet raha hai ussi ko na vote denge (we will vote for whoever is...

Storm in favour of Grand Alliance now in Bihar similar to that for Modi in 2014: Rajeev Shukla

Patna: Senior Congress leader Rajeev Shukla on Monday claimed that there is a storm in favour of the RJD-headed Grand Alliance in Bihar now, which...

Campaigns for the first phase of Bihar’s Assembly election end today

PATNA: Curtain came down on Monday over campaign for 71 assembly segments of Bihar which go to polls on October 28, in the first phase...

Modi changed political culture, report cards have replaced casteist speeches, says JP Nadda

BANKA, BIHAR: Political culture has undergone a drastic change under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with parties and governments presenting their report cards during elections instead...

Bihar BJP cracks down on rebels, expels 9 leaders including those contesting on LJP tickets

Patna: The BJP in Bihar on Monday expelled its nine leaders, including a sitting member of the outgoing assembly and two former MLAs, for entering...

Dharmendra Pradhan slams Congress for spreading ‘false information’ about farm sector reforms

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday slammed the opposition Congress for spreading “false information” about agricultural reforms and said they have a “history of...