Elections | Akhilesh Sharma | Wednesday October 22, 2014
While politics in Maharashtra dominates headlines, the real story of last week's election was scripted by the BJP in Haryana, where it crafted a winning strategy despite not having a solid organisational base or a party network built over years.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday October 21, 2014
BJP chief Amit Shah has re-allocated the responsibility of some major states to senior party functionaries, handing the charge of crucial state Uttar Pradesh to Om Mathur, a trusted aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Assembly | Reported by Anchal Vohra, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Haryana will know today who its next chief minister will be. The finalists in the race are said to be ML Khattar, an RSS activist, and Captain Abhimanyu, who was dispatched to Haryana by party president Amit Shah to help win the state.
Assembly | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain | Monday October 20, 2014
On Sunday evening, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray reportedly made a phone call to BJP chief Amit Shah. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present and also participated, sources at Matoshree - the Thackeray residence in Mumbai - claimed.
Assembly | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday October 20, 2014
The politicking over a post-poll tie-up to form the next government of Maharashtra got hectic on Sunday evening, when Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray made a call to BJP chief Amit Shah, Sena sources said.
Assembly | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday October 19, 2014
The hectic politicking over a post-poll tie-up to form the next government of Maharashtra witnessed an unexpected twist on Sunday evening when the BJP denied making any calls to Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Hailing the BJP's Assembly election victories in Maharashtra and Haryana, Telangana BJP leaders today congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah and party units in both the states.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday October 19, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended a key party meeting in Delhi to discuss government formation in Haryana, where the BJP has won a majority, and in Maharashtra, where it is the largest party, BJP chief Amit Shah called up Shiv Sena's Uddhav Th...
Assembly | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday October 19, 2014
The BJP has won Maharashtra with its strongest-ever performance -but to form the government, it needs about 21 more seats. Ready, volunteered Sharad Pawar's party, the NCP, whose offer for external support gives the BJP mega-clout in dealing with the...
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Sunday October 19, 2014
BJP Chief Amit Shah today said his party's victory in Maharashtra and Haryana proved "beyond doubt that people in India consider Prime Minister Narendra Modi their undisputed leader."
Assembly | NDTV.com | Sunday October 19, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah, who scripted his party's dominating performance in the Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections, spoke at the BJP headquarters in Delhi.
India | Reported by Niha Masih; Edited by Mala Das | Friday October 17, 2014
BJP chief Amit Shah today attended a three-day meeting of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh or RSS which could discuss among other things, how the ruling party will handle issues that are a priority for its ideological mentor.
Elections | Rana Ayyub | Thursday October 16, 2014
He's the man Shiv Sena would love to hate today, writes Rana Ayyub.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with inputs from agencies) | Friday October 10, 2014
The Gujarat High Court has scrapped a panel appointed to investigate whether a young woman architect was spied on in 2009 by the state police.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 4, 2014
Two policemen who were involved in the preparation of the chargesheet against BJP President Amit Shah over an alleged hate speech, which was rejected by a local court, have been transferred. Deputy Superintendent of Police (New Mandi Circle) Yogender...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 2, 2014
The cleanliness campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi should become a mass movement with participation of all sections of society, BJP president Amit Shah said in Mumbai today.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Amit Shah, the president of the ruling BJP, is facing questions within after sharing the stage with controversial politician DP Yadav, who was thrown out of the party 10 years ago.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 30, 2014
BJP president Amit Shah today said the nation has got a Prime Minister who speaks after 10 years, in a sharp dig at Manmohan Singh, who headed the Congress-led coalition at the centre for two straight terms until it lost power in May.
India | Reported by Rajiv P Pathak, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Pradeep Sharma, a senior Gujarat bureaucrat who was suspended in 2010, has been arrested in a corruption case. Mr Sharma has, in court and elsewhere, claimed that he is being persecuted in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state for exposing that ...
India | Anand Kumar Patel | Monday September 29, 2014
Amit Shah, the president of the BJP, had clear instructions today for voters at a rally in Haryana. "Press the lotus symbol (BJP's poll symbol) so hard that when the button is pressed in Haryana, the current is felt in Italy," he said, swiping at the...