Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 12, 2014
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday that he did not make any "personal remark" on Narendra Modi, after controversy over his comments on the affidavit file by the BJP's prime ministerial candidate in which he admitted that he is marr...
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 7, 2014
The BJP and its allies will get about 300 seats in the LOk Sabha polls and form the government at the centre with absolute majority, senior party leader Venkaiah Naidu said in Bhubaneswar on Monday.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 3, 2014
Karnataka's 46 million electorate is spoilt for choice as 434 candidates, including 21 women, woo them, with political parties rolling out their big guns for campaigning.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 23, 2014
With veteran party leaders unhappy over denial of ticket for Lok Sabha polls, BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu today stressed there were no differences in the party and no question of sidelining any senior leader.
Cheat Sheet | NDTV.com | Thursday March 20, 2014
The BJP has given itself till tonight to resolve the deep crisis brought about by LK Advani's refusal to accept the party's decision that he must contest the general elections from Gandhinagar in Narendra Modi's Gujarat again. It has been advised by ...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 12, 2014
As Rahul Gandhi scaled up his attack on Narendra Modi, senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu today dismissed as "absurd" his remarks likening its prime ministerial candidate to Adolf Hitler and accused Congress of bringing down the level of public disco...
Election 2014 | Uma Sudhir | Tuesday March 11, 2014
"We gave our word, we gave our support". That was what the BJP and its president Rajnath Singh told the people of Telangana on Tuesday at the first 'thanksgiving' meeting in Hyderabad after India's 29th state got the President's stamp.
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.