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.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Amid widespread outrage at Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal's shocking comment on rape, his wife Nandini has apologised, but has also defended her husband saying he "did not have ill-intentions."
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with PTI inputs) | Tuesday July 1, 2014
The wife of Trinamool Congress MP and popular Bengali actor Tapas Pal has apologised for her husband's shocking comment that he would send "our boys to rape CPM women if necessary."
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Trinamool Congress member Sugata Bose today drew encomiums from almost the entire Lok Sabha for an eloquent maiden speech and Congress President Sonia Gandhi walked up to him to congratulate.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday June 10, 2014
When former union minister Mallikarjun Kharge was designated as leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha, some within the opposition and even his own party smirked, dismissing him as a lightweight.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Rajiv Pratap Rudy, senior BJP leader, said in Parliament today that his party, which won a spectacular victory in the national election, will "listen to all MPs... will take along everyone... our PM has a big heart."
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A two-day discussion on the Motion of Thanks on the President Pranab Mukherjee's address will begin in Parliament today.
India | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Devesh Kumar | Monday June 9, 2014
The BJP has not only complicated matters for Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal (United) in the by-elections for three Rajya Sabha seats, it has also forced out in the open the tussle between the former Bihar chief minister and the president of his party Shar...
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Union rural development minister Gopinath Munde, who died after a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning, will be cremated with full state honours in his native place today.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 16, 2014
In an embarassment to the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, his wife, also the former chief minister of Bihar, Rabri Devi, and his daughter Misa Bharti lost elections to the Lok Sabha from Saran and Patliputra parliamentary constitu...