India | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma, Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday December 23, 2014
On a day when protests in Parliament peaked over the conversion of Muslims and Christians to Hinduism, top leaders from the ruling party met with their party's ideological mentors, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS and reportedly agreed that co...
India | Indo Asian News Service | Monday December 22, 2014
There is no conflict between the BJP and its ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS over the issue of religious conversions, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday.
India | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 22, 2014
At a time when the debate on conversions is raging both inside and outside Parliament, the chief of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or RSS Mohan Bhagwat seems to have stirred a fresh controversy.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday December 21, 2014
Former Union minister D Napoleon joined the BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday, a day after resigning from the DMK.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday December 21, 2014
BJP chief Amit Shah said today said he did not wish to comment on Rashtraya Swayamsevak Sangh's chief Mohan Bhagwat's comment on India being a "Hindu Rashtra".
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from IANS) | Sunday December 21, 2014
DMK leader and former union minister D Napoleon joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi for questioning the performance of the Narendra Modi government, BJP president Amit Shah today demanded the Congress Vice President to furnish 'accounts' of 60 years of his party rule.
India | Agencies | Saturday December 20, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah today said his party is against forceful conversions and asked other political parties in the country to support a Bill in this regard if they are 'sincere' in their approach to secularism.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday December 19, 2014
A lawmaker of Rajasthan's ruling BJP tells a senior doctor that he will kick him, slap him, cut off his hair and "skin him alive", in a phone conversation that has gone viral on social media. Prahlad Gunjal, the BJP legislator from Kota, has been sus...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today lashed out at BJP president Amit Shah for "falsifying facts" about the amount released by the Centre for the flood-affected people of the state.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday December 10, 2014
A week before a young executive was raped allegedly by Uber cab driver Shiv Kumar Yadav in Delhi, the popular app-based taxi service had received a complaint about the same driver from a woman.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
Campaigning for the third phase of polling on December 9, which saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi wooing voters, ended today.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday December 7, 2014
In West Bengal, a BJP worker was branded with burning cigarette butts - allegedly by workers on the ruling Trinamool Congress - for attending BJP chief Amit Shah's rally last Sunday.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
BJP president Amit Shah today said political instability of Jharkhand in the past 14 years was like a "bad dream" and blamed the Congress for triggering fall of governments.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With PTI inputs) | Wednesday December 3, 2014
As the Centre today contradicted BJP president Amit Shah and said there was no evidence of the Saradha chit fund scam money funding terror, Mamata Banerjee said caustically: "Some people think they can say anything they want."
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 4, 2014
Days after Amit Shah, the BJP president, alleged that funds involved in the Saradha chit fund scam were used for terror, the government appears to have contradicted him.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Latecomers at the BJP's meeting of lawmakers held in Parliament House on Tuesdays will find themselves locked out. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reportedly ordered that doors of the hall where the meeting is held will be closed at 9.35 am sharp he...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Two days after BJP president Amit Shah launched a vicious attack against her party in Kolkata, Trinamol Congress chief Mamata Banerjee hit back, saying the saffron party was targeting her party because it was playing the role of main Opposition in De...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Bollywood singer Kumar Sanu on Tuesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), promising to work for the poor of the country.
India | Manish Kumar | Monday December 1, 2014
BJP president Amit Shah - addressing a public rally in Jharkhand where elections are being held over five phases - reads out a toll-free phone number and exhorts people present to sign up as members of his party. Many dial the number on their phones ...