Tag: Bhartiya Janata Party

Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik joins BJP

Paralympic medallist Deepa Malik joins BJP

New Delhi: Padma Shri recipient and Paralympic silver medallist shot putter Deepa Malik joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here on Monday in the presence of senior party leaders. Malik was inducted into the party by General Secretary and Haryana in-charge Anil Jain and state BJP chief Subhash Barala at[Read More…]

Opinion: The (Ir)relevance of Apna Dal

The (Ir)relevance of Apna Dal

Another NDA ally Apna Dal is in news, the faction led by Anupriya Patel, of its ongoing negotiations with the Bhartiya Janata Party ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The party has relevance in eastern Uttar Pradesh. However, past electoral performances indicate to party’s irrelevance. Apna Dal was founded by[Read More…]

Kolkata: BJP office in Bhabanipur vandalised

Kolkata: BJP office in Bhabanipur vandalised

The Bhabanipur, Kolkata office of the Bhartiya Janata Party has been vandalised. Meanwhile the Twitter handle of BJP West Bengal has pointed its fingers to the “goons” of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee. They tweeted, “@mamataofficial’s goons have vandalised the BJP party office in Bhawanipore, South Kolkata. Mamata represents the[Read More…]

BJP removes Spokesperson Sambit Patra; No press briefing anymore?

Sambit Patra mistook Chetan Bhagat for Chetan Chauhan, Twitterati seized the opportunity

After former Indian Test cricketer and UP cabinet minister Chetan Chauhan extended his wishes to Sambit Sambit Patra on his Birthday, the BJP National Spokesperson thanked Chetan Bhagat instead. In reply to Chauhan’s wish, Patra wrote, “Thanks Sh @chetan_bhagat Ji”. Chetan Chauhan had written, “Greetings to @BJP4India’s National spokesperson Shri[Read More…]

Delhi: Man stabbed to death in a scuffle

Lucknow: Local BJP leader stabbed to death

A local Bhartiya Janata Party leader was stabbed to death allegedly by unidentified assailants. At Monday night, 34-year-old Pratyishmani Tripathi was attacked and left bleeding on the road in Badshanagar. The leader was taken to the King George’s Medical University where he was declared dead. Agitated supporters later protested outside the[Read More…]

Sushma Swaraj will not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections

Sushma Swaraj will not contest 2019 Lok Sabha Elections

In a press conference in Indore, Sushma Swaraj confirmed that she will not contest 2019 General Elections owing to her health reasons. Swaraj is a BJP Member of Parliament from Vidisha constituency and currently heads the Ministry of External Affairs in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s regime. Madhya Pradesh: BJP MLA[Read More…]

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