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Nov 20, 2014
Assembly | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday December 18, 2014
In Jammu, the convoy of Navjot Singh Sidhu, former cricketer and BJP leader, was attacked with stones today. He is reported to be safe. Mr Sidhu was present in the area to campaign for the BJP. Voting in Jammu and Kashmir ends on Saturday. Results wi...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
After Union Minister Sushma Swaraj favoured declaring Bhagavad Gita as "national scripture", veteran BJP leader L K Advani today urged people to read Mahabharata and Ramayana saying the epics are a great source of knowledge on politics and morality.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agencies) | Tuesday December 9, 2014
The BJP has demanded an apology from Trinamool Congress leader Kalyan Banerjee for allegedly making offensive remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a public meeting in Bengal.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
Senior BJP leader and in-charge of Gujarat BJP Dinesh Sharma expressed confidence in Gandhinagar today that the BJP would emerge as the world's largest political party and surpass the ruling Communist Party of China which has approximately eight cror...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
After Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's demand of handing over the Taj Mahal to UP Waqf Board, the state's BJP chief Laxmikant Bajpai today sought to drag the famed mausoleum into another row by claiming that it was a part of an ancient temple.
India | Reported by Akhilesh Sharma; Edited by Mala Das | Friday December 5, 2014
The controversial minister whose hate speech has provoked demands for her resignation will continue to campaign in Delhi, said BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu today. He is the Parliamentary Affairs Minister.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
A Hindu Mahasabha leader was today at the centre of a controversy over his demand that actresses performing item numbers in films wearing "skimpy" outfits be branded as prostitutes, sparking an outrage.
India | Akhilesh Sharma | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The Prime Minister today told his party's law-makers that December 25, the birthday of iconic BJP leader Atal Behari Vajpayee, will be commemorated as "Good Governance Day".
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das | Monday December 1, 2014
The BJP's plans to celebrate the birth anniversary today of a freedom fighter and local royal in Aligarh ran into more hurdles when a party lawmaker was not allowed to speak on camera at an event organised on the occasion.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
Even as the ruling BJP in Maharashtra has formally resumed talks with Shiv Sena on the issue of joining the government, Sena leader Ramdas Kadam on Sunday accused the estranged ally of "fooling" his party by purposely dragging on power sharing delibe...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
The BJP would perform "very well" in the assembly election in Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir due to the "Narendra Modi wave" sweeping across both the states, a senior party leader claimed today.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday November 27, 2014
On the second day of the ongoing debate on black money in Parliament, senior BJP leader and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu said the NDA had not promised to bring back black money stashed abroad within 100 days of coming to power - whic...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today said that nobody was stopping any of its leaders, including P Chidambaram, from fighting party elections for becoming its chief, remarks which have renewed the controversy surrounding the issue.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday November 24, 2014
Hours after Union Minister Arun Jaitley upbraided her in his blog, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her aides took the Centre head on. While party MP Derek O'Brien launched a no-holds-barred attack on the BJP and the National Security Adviser Ajit ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Local BJP leader Sadai Sheikh was arrested in connection with the murder of Trinamool Congress worker Mojammel Sheikh in the restive Parui area of Birbhum district, the police said today.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Sunday November 23, 2014
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said today that his party will play the role of principal Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly beginning December 8, but that won't affect the party's ties with the BJP at Centre.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
BJP leader and Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil today said that estranged ally Shiv Sena "will be accommodated" in the Cabinet expansion before the Winter Session of the Assembly starts on December 8.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray's second death anniversary on Monday saw the BJP reaching out to the Shiv Sena with a promise to construct a memorial befitting the leader's stature.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 16, 2014
Senior BJP leader and former Amritsar MP Navjot Singh Sidhu today accused the ruling Akali regime in Punjab of converting politics into a commercial venture.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 16, 2014
In a major jolt to ruling National Conference (NC) ahead of Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, veteran leader and former Lok Sabha MP Mehboob Beg today quit the party and extended unconditional support to his PDP rival Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.