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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

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, other top BJP leaders add ‘Chowkidar’ to Twitter titles

A day after launching the “Main Bhi Chowkidar (I am a watchman too)” campaign on social media, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Bharatiya Janta party Chief Ministers and many Union Minister added ‘Chowkidar’ to their Twitter handles. With Congress President Rahul Gandhi mocking PM Modi over ‘chowkidar’ title, the BJP[Read More…]

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…]

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…]

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…]

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