Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today reached out to the BJP over the bill to create a new Telangana state by dividing Andhra Pradesh, which is to be taken up in the Rajya Sabha. Dr Singh met BJP's Rajya Sabha leaders Arun Jaitley and Venkaiah Naidu a ...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 9, 2014
The BJP will make a detailed study of the Telangana Bill before taking a decision on supporting it in Parliament, party leader M Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 17, 2014
Achieving a target of more than 272 seats in this year's Lok Sabha elections will be the focus as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders meet for a three-day brainstorming session in New Delhi, starting today.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 12, 2013
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address 20 election meetings for his party in Madhya Pradesh, while Congress president Sonia Gandhi is scheduled to address three meetings as the state goes to polls on November 25.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 18, 2013
Narendra Modi's only possible challenge within the BJP is over. The party's seniormost leader LK Advani has ruled himself out of the Prime Ministerial race, a party leader said on Wednesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 11, 2013
Senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu, former party president Bangaru Laxman and several retired bureaucrats were among those who met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is slated to address a public meeting in Hyderabad today at 4:30 pm.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 6, 2013
A number of substantive issues need to addressed on the decision to carve out a separate Telangana state, Finance Minister P Chidambaram told Parliament on Monday.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 21, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today constituted a Special Investigation Division under the Director General of Police (CB-CID) to investigate the killing of BJP state general secretary V Ramesh in Salem last Friday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 20, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Tamil Nadu has called for a state wide general strike on Monday to protest the murder of its general secretary V Ramesh last night, said a party official.
India | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday July 18, 2013
Narendra Modi, armed with the blessings of the RSS and after consultation with party chief Rajnath Singh, is expected to hand out election campaign responsibilities to senior BJP leaders today. A meeting of the party's parliamentary board, made up of...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 21, 2013
Senior BJP leader LK Advani, who recently found himself isolated in the party over Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's elevation, was today praised by party President Rajnath Singh as the 'foremost ideologue'.
Assembly | Written by Sindhu Manjesh | Thursday May 9, 2013
It's a whitewash for the BJP in Karnataka's coastal districts -- Dakshina Kannada, home to Mangalore, and Udupi. In Dakshina Kannada, the BJP lost all the eight Assembly segments to the Congress and in Udupi, it won just a single seat out of five.
Assembly | Written by Maya Sharma; edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 28, 2013
The ruling BJP in Karnataka is in a tough spot ahead of state elections next Sunday. The party hopes for some magic from one of its star campaigners, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is addressing a rally in Bangalore.
Assembly | Written by Maya Sharma | Sunday April 28, 2013
The ruling BJP in Karnataka is in a tough spot ahead of state elections next Sunday. The party hopes one of its star campaigners, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, can pull off some magic when he campaigns in Bangalore this evening.
Assembly | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Sunday April 21, 2013
With just two weeks to go for the Assembly election is Karnataka, senior BJP leaders like L K Advani, Rajnath Singh, Venkaiah Naidu and Sushma Swaraj will launch the party's campaign in the state today. Along with state leaders, the BJP top brass wil...
India | NDTV.com | Friday March 1, 2013
Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde today made a statement in the Rajya Sabha on the alleged tracking of cellphone records of senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley, who is also Leader of the Opposition in the upper house. Here are the highlights of his speech...
India | Reported by Sandeep Phukan (with agency inputs); Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Friday February 22, 2013
In Parliament today, the BJP censured the government for the terror strike in Hyderabad, describing the twin blasts as a massive intelligence failure. The death count from the two near-simultaneous blasts climbed to 16 today. More than 100 people are...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday January 23, 2013
The BJP has formally announced Rajnath Singh as its new president. Mr Singh has been appointed to the post till 2015. He was elected unopposed. Much drama and politics birthed his second term as the leader of the party.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 6, 2012
Senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu had to apologise in Parliament today after a woman MP from the Congress broke down when he snapped at her for interjecting during his speech in Rajya Sabha on Foreign Direct Investment or FDI in multi-brand retail.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday December 5, 2012
After senior leaders of the BJP appeared to endorse Narendra Modi's bid for Prime Minister, the party course corrected yesterday. Speaking to NDTV, senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu said, "The party has not taken any decision on the Prime Ministerial ...