Tag: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

Amidst Sabarimala row, 4 BJP leaders resign; Likely to join Left Front

BJP-called Kerala shutdown begins

Thiruvananthapuram: The dawn-to-dusk Kerala shutdown called by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to protest the death of a Sabarimala devotee on Friday was a near success amid a few stray incidents of violence that prompted stern police warning. The 50-year-old Lord Ayyappa devotee had set himself on fire at a[Read More…]

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections Voting Live Updates: BJP leader Devraj Singh Parihar caught with Rs 10 lakh in car

06:14 PM | Total 74.6 per cent of voting recorded in Madhya Pradesh, told Election Commission.   05:52 PM |  66 per cent, 64 per cent and 68 per cent polling was reported from the Maoist affected constituencies including Baihar, Lanjhi and Paraswada respectively.   05:20 PM | The elections in Madhya[Read More…]

#BharatBandh tops worldwide trends on Twitter

While Congress held its nationwide shutdown raising many concerns over hike in fuel prices under PM Narendra Modi governance, the ‘#BharatBandh’ trend stood first on the Twitter’s Worldwide Trends list. The social media platform was flooded with news, posts and messages using #BharatBandh, #MehangiPadiModiSarkar. Congress Party President Rahul Gandhi has[Read More…]

“Modi has different yardsticks for BJP,” says Sibal in latest book

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has different yardsticks while dealing with corruption charges against BJP leaders and those in opposition who are targeted and humiliated by investigation agencies, says former Union minister and senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal. “Our judiciary too is under attack. But the most worrisome aspect of this government’s disdain[Read More…]

Sambit Patra targets Rahul Gandhi over Sidhu’s 'hugplomacy' with Pak Army Chief

Sambit Patra targets Rahul Gandhi over Sidhu’s ‘hugplomacy’ with Pak Army Chief

Sambit Patra while addressing the media at BJP head office, New Delhi, attacked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu’s act of hugging Pakistan Army Chief while his visit to Pakistan. Slamming Sidhu’s various statements from his press conference, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra said that everyone wants peace[Read More…]

Congress keeps off Sam Pitroda's Nyay scheme remarks

Rahul Gandhi’s London visit on as planned, says Sam Pitroda

There has been “misinformation campaign” about cancellation of Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s visit to British Parliament during his forthcoming visit to UK and he will have interactions as planned, Indian Overseas Congress (IOC) Chairman Sam Pitroda said on Saturday. In a press release, Pitroda said Gandhi will have have interactions[Read More…]

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