India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Taking on Narendra Modi for claiming that the value of the rupee did not fall during NDA rule, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said this was yet another item in the "collection" of history lessons from the Gujarat Chief Minister.
Wednesday November 27, 2013
Referring to Mr Modi's reported remarks that then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee did not let the value of the rupee fall, he said the exchange of the rupee was 39.49 to a dollar in March 1998 when the NDA government was first formed.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday October 28, 2013
"In NDA meets,joint rallies, does the BJP refer to Sukhbirji and Uddhavji as 'Shehzade'? Lets not reduce our pol discourse to hypocrisies," Congress leader and Minister of State for Home RPN Singh tweeted a while ago.
India | NDTV.com | Saturday October 19, 2013
Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Karnataka Janata Party chief BS Yeddyurappa has written to the top BJP leadership, indicating his desire to join the National Democratic Alliance or NDA. Mr Yeddyurappa, who quit the BJP in a huff last year to form...
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday October 19, 2013
Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Karnataka Janata Party chief BS Yeddyurappa has written to the top BJP leadership, indicating his desire to join the National Democratic Alliance or NDA.
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday October 8, 2013
After terming Narendra Modi's claims on growth during the NDA regime as a "fake encounter of facts", Finance Minister P Chidambaram again targeted BJP's prime ministerial candidate, saying the hype surrounding him was "largely media created". But the...
India | Shweta Rajpal Kohli | Tuesday September 24, 2013
A war of words has erupted between the Congress and the BJP over growth figures after Finance Minister P Chidambaram contested Narendra Modi's claims of growth figures during Atal Bihari Vajpayee's tenure.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday September 23, 2013
Narendra Modi's BJP is looking up old friends as it attempts to consolidate in the months before general elections 2014. Can it manage to win back old ally Telugu Desam Party or TDP?
India | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday September 22, 2013
Amid speculation that his party was moving closer to the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu today said that nothing can be ruled out at the moment.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday September 22, 2013
Narendra Modi today said it was time to make the UPA accountable for its nine years of rule and hoped that the people of India would do in the 2014 general elections what they did post-emergency in 1977 - "throw the Congress out".
India | Written by Tejas Mehta | Tuesday September 17, 2013
The BJP's minority cell in Maharashtra gathered on Tuesday at the Mahim Dargah in Mumbai and offered prayers for the NDA's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on his 63rd birthday. Around 50 Muslims, largely all men with BJP flags and Modi-mask...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 13, 2013
Shiromani Akali Dal, a key constituent of the NDA, today welcomed BJP's decision to declare Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as its Prime Ministerial candidate for next year's Lok Sabha elections, terming it a right decision taken by the party.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 13, 2013
Karnataka's former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa today hinted at returning to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was nominated as the party's prime ministerial candidate.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 23, 2013
One person has been killed in firing at the elite National Defence Academy (NDA) in Pune this afternoon.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday August 14, 2013
In 2004, when BJP-led National Democratic Alliance was seeking to return to power in the national elections, they launched a campaign called India Shining to woo the voters by showcasing their achievements. Nearly a decade later, the UPA government, ...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 3, 2013
BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha has been told by the party high command that his comments against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and in favour of his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar, who recently snapped ties with the NDA, are harming the party's intere...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 2, 2013
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said that being a key ally of the NDA, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) would go with BJP's choice for prime ministerial candidate.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday July 30, 2013
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today ruled out any chance of a reunion with the BJP, even if it does not select arch-rival Narendra Modi as its presumptive prime minister.
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Sunday July 21, 2013
The Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, who until yesterday did not see a clear and reliable face within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to be its prime ministerial candidate, today said that uprooting the Congress in 2014 is his main priority.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 19, 2013
The Shiv Sena today promised its firm support to the BJP, which it partners in a national alliance, the NDA, but seemed unwilling to acknowledge that Narendra Modi is fast emerging as a frontrunner in his party to be named its candidate for Prime Min...