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BJP General Secretary Muralidhar Rao, eight others allegedly forge Nirmala Sitharaman’s signature; booked

BJP General Secretary Muralidhar Rao, eight others allegedly forge Nirmala Sitharaman’s signature; booked

Hyderabad police on Tuesday booked Bharatiya Janata Party General Secretary P Muralidhar Rao and eight others for allegedly cheating and collecting Rs 2.17 crore using forged signatures of Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. A criminal case was registered at Saroornagar police station based on a court-referred complaint from T Pravarna Reddy, wife[Read More…]

Sapna Chaudhary to join BJP? Shares selfie with Manoj Tiwari

Haryana’s singer-dancer sensation Sapna Chaudhary yesterday made headlines over not joining Congress party despite after photographs surfaced in which she was seen signing some papers. However, Sapna on Monday added more to the speculation over her political debute after her selfie with Bharatiya Janata Party’s Manoj Tiwari went viral on social[Read More…]

NCP ex-Maharashtra Deputy CM's son likely to join BJP

NCP ex-Maharashtra Deputy CM’s son likely to join BJP

Pune: Crisis stared at the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday with Ranjitsinh, son of former Deputy Chief Minister Vijaysinh Mohite-Patil, preparing to join the BJP shortly. In a telling tweet on Tuesday, Ranjitsinh expressed anguish and sought the “guidance of the party workers” who have supported the Mohite-Patil family[Read More…]

Odisha: Ex-Congress MLA Prakash Chandra Behera joins BJP

Odisha: Ex-Congress MLA Prakash Chandra Behera joins BJP

New Delhi: Congress MLA from Salepur constituency in Odisha, Prakash Chandra Behera, on Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party here in the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. This comes a day after Behera resigned from the primary membership of the Congress citing ‘neglect’ and ‘humiliation’ by the leadership. –IANS

Rampant corruption in Karnataka: BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Rampant corruption in Karnataka: BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar

New Delhi: Citing an Income Tax raid on a rural development department official and land grabbing charges against a Congress MP, BJP leader Rajeev Chandrasekhar on Friday said rampant corruption was thriving in Karnataka and 10-20 per cent commission was being charged from contractors. He demanded answers from Congress President[Read More…]

West Bengal: BJP releases list of candidates for assembly bye-elections

After Tom Vadakkan, now Shashi Tharoor’s aunt, uncle join BJP

Kochi: A day after Congress spokesperson Tom Vadakkan joined the BJP, Thiruvananthapuram Congress Lok Sabha member Shashi Tharoor’s aunt and her husband took membership of the BJP here on Friday. Sobhana Sasikumar, Tharoor’s mother’s sister, as well as her husband Sasikumar and 13 others were welcomed into the party by[Read More…]

Haryana: Former Karnal MP Arvind Sharma joins BJP

Haryana: Former Karnal MP Arvind Sharma joins BJP

New Delhi: Former Congress MP Arvind Sharma, who joined the BSP five years ago ahead of the Haryana Assembly polls, on Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here in the presence of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar. Sharma, a former MP from Karnal in Haryana, quit the Congress[Read More…]

Congress leader Tom Vadakkan joins BJP

New Delhi: Congress spokesperson Tom Vadakkan, who was considered close to party leader Sonia Gandhi, on Thursday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Vadakkan said he was deeply hurt at the way the Congress questioned the integrity of the armed forces after the suicide bombing at Pulwama led to India-Pakistan[Read More…]

Modilie: Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at PM Modi with 'new word'

Rahul Gandhi blasts PM Modi over China, BJP hits back

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday called Prime Minister Narendra Modi “weak” and “scared” of Chinese President Xi Jinping, provoking an angry reaction from the BJP. Gandhi hit out at Modi a day after China blocked the naming of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist.[Read More…]

Declare Bengal super sensitive for polls: BJP to EC

Declare Bengal super sensitive for polls: BJP to EC

New Delhi: A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation here on Wednesday met Election Commission officials and demanded that West Bengal be declared a “super sensitive” state for 2019 Lok Sabha polls due to its “history of violence”. The BJP delegation, led by Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and comprising[Read More…]

Mayawati slams Congress, threatens to go solo in MP

BSP leader Mayawati flays PM Modi over BJP address

New Delhi: BSP leader Mayawati on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “serving political interest” when she said India is facing hostility from Pakistan. “At a time when India is facing hostility of war and country needs firm leadership, Modi, instead of concentrating on matters of national security, is[Read More…]

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