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".
Cheat Sheet | Rahul Shrivastava | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Targeted by Opposition parties over untaxed or black money parked in foreign accounts, the government has said that it is ready for a debate on the issue in Parliament on Wednesday. The Opposition has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of reneging ...
India | Agencies | Sunday November 23, 2014
Trinamool Congress lawmakers will not attend the all-party meeting on Sunday convened by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu, ahead of the beginning of the crucial Winter Session of Parliament.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Trinamool Congress today said it will not attend the all-party meeting tomorrow convened by Parliamentary affairs minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, ahead of the beginning of the Winter Session.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 13, 2014
After its impressive wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, the BJP aims to continue its wining spree in Tamil Nadu, which is headed for assembly polls in 2016. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, the man who was in charge of Maharashtra, is the party in-cha...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday November 8, 2014
Speculation about which BJP leaders will get a place in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Cabinet in the reshuffle on Sunday continued today, with singer-turned-politician Babul Supriyo and senior party leader from Bihar Rajiv Pratap Rudy joining the li...
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday November 8, 2014
Goa Health Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has been chosen as the state's next Chief Minister, BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy announced today after a legislature party meeting. Mr Parsekar was chosen unanimously, said Mr Rudy who along with BS Yeddyurappa ...
India | Written by Suparna Singh | Friday October 31, 2014
When the BJP's first government in Maharashtra is sworn in today, former ally Shiv Sena will be confined to the role of spectator. "No Shiv Sena leader will be inducted," said BJP General Secretary Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Thursday, though he added that ...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (With Inputs from Agencies) | Thursday October 30, 2014
When the BJP's first government in Maharashtra is sworn in tomorrow, former ally Shiv Sena will be confined to the role of spectator. "No Shiv Sena leader will be inducted," said BJP General Secretary Rajiv Pratap Rudy today, according to the Press T...
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 Ketki Angre; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The BJP is taking its time to review options for its partner to form the next government in Maharashtra. With NCP offering external support to a BJP government, former ally Shiv Sena, which has already made overtures, is being made to sweat. Sena sai...
India | Ketki Angre | Sunday September 28, 2014
At the height of intense political rivalry and in spite of a bitter separation, the Shiv Sena has decided not to field its candidate against BJP's Pankaja Munde, daughter of Union Minister Gopinath Munde who died earlier this year in a road accident.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Ketki Angre, Edited by Mala Das | Friday September 26, 2014
After ending its 25-year alliance with the Shiv Sena, the BJP today announced its "Mission 145" to rival its former ally's "Mission 150", which means the party wants to win at least 145 of the 288 seats in Maharashtra and "form government on our own ...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 15, 2014
BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy is expected to meet Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray today amid a massive row over seat-sharing in election-bound Maharashtra that, according to top Sena sources, is a "possible make or break moment" for the long-time all...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
Varun Gandhi was dropped as the General Secretary of the party by BJP president Amit Shah who constituted his new team, inducting former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa as the Vice President and new RSS pointsman Ram Madhav as the General Sec...
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The ruling BJP is discussing whether it can extend the current Budget session of Parliament which is scheduled to conclude on Thursday.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi "should show his face in parliament at least once a week", Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
Law Makers had the first hand experience of the Monsoon today with the Lok Sabha witnessing a major leakage in the ceiling.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 8, 2014
As the opposition Congress today protested loudly in Parliament over price rise, their leader Rahul Gandhi, who has rarely stood out in Parliament, caught the ruling BJP's eye.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Stating that reports of spying on BJP by the USA were "serious", Union Minister Prakash Javadekar today said the government would take up the matter.