Chennai |Sunday, 2019 1:15:04 AM ISTAnurag Thakur, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and party's chief whip in the Lok Sabha, was on Saturday bestowed with Sansad Ratna Award for distinguished performance as a parliamentarian.... read..
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] | January 20, 2019 3:41:37 AM ISTUttar Pradesh MLA Sadhana Singh is "mentally ill", said BSP leader Satish Chandra Mishra, after the MLA from Mughalsarai called Mayawati "a person worse than an eunuch".... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 19, 2019 3:41:33 PM ISTThe BJP on Saturday made clear its unhappiness over the presence of its MP Shatrughan Sinha at an Opposition rally organised by the Trinamool Congress in Kolkata and indicated that action could be taken against him for this.... read..
Gurugram |Saturday, 2019 4:45:04 PM ISTOver a hundred Karnataka Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators, who were housed in two hotels here in Haryana for the last five days, on Saturday left for their homes.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 4:15:04 PM ISTNational Conference leader Farooq Abdullah on Saturday urged the opposition parties to fight the coming Lok Sabha elections together to oust the BJP, not worrying about issue of prime ministership, which will be settled after the polls.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:15:04 PM ISTRubbishing the BJP's claim of higher growth rate as "bogus" and concocted by the Niti Aayog, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday said economic growth during the UPA-1 tenure was the best India had ever seen.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 4:15:04 PM ISTAsserting that it will form the next government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the BJP on Saturday called the United India Rally of the opposition in Kolkata as a "failed front" with full of "selfishness" and "contradictions" and ra... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 11:45:04 PM ISTDefeating the ideology of BJP-RSS and removing Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be the primary focus of all opposition parties, Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said here on Saturday.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 11:15:05 PM ISTTerming the "United India Rally" a "circus", West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Saturday mocked the leaders on the stage, saying they would either have to fight among themselves or go for a toss for becoming a prime ministerial candidate.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 11:15:05 PM ISTThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday hit out at opposition parties, saying the only agenda of the "Mahagathbandhan" is to remove Prime Minister Narendra Modi which is not going to work in 2019 Lok Sabha polls.... read..
Silvassa (Dadar and Nagar Haveli) [India] | January 19, 2019 9:41:33 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday slammed the political parties which came together at a Kolkata rally, saying they would not be able to get away with their "misdeeds" by forming alliances.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 5:15:04 PM ISTAccusing the BJP of having aligned with central agencies like the CBI and the ED, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday appealed to the opposition to come together and defeat the conspiracies being hatched to divide alliance partners in states.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 3:41:33 PM ISTDelhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal said if the BJP comes to power again in 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah will operate in a manner similar to that of Adolf Hitler.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 6:15:04 PM ISTOpposition stalwarts from across the nation received huge applause for their repeated humorous digs at the Modi government during the anti-BJP rally at the historic Brigade Parade Ground here on Saturday.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 3:41:33 PM ISTKarnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy claimed that the BJP advocates "horse-trading" in Karnataka while holding talks of weeding out corruption in India, thus highlighting the party's "double standards"... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 3:41:33 PM ISTFormer BJP ministers Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie on Saturday shared dias with a conglomeration of opposition leaders here and pushed for intensive efforts to oust the Narendra Modi government, feeling it was doable.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 3:11:31 PM ISTFormer Union minister and disgruntled BJP leader Arun Shourie said that the opposition must unite together for 'one goal, one vow' and that should be to "outcast the BJP".... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 8:15:05 PM ISTDemanding withdrawal of electronic voting machines (EVM) in the coming general elections, 23 anti-BJP parties on Saturday decided to form a four-member committee to prepare a draft on EVM issues to place before the Election Commission (EC), said West Beng... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 19, 2019 8:11:38 PM ISTThe BJP on Saturday described the Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) rally in Kolkata as an assembly of "rank opportunist elements" where all opposition leaders have proved that their sole objective is to remove Prime Minister Narendra Modi and have no agen... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal), [India] | January 19, 2019 8:11:37 PM ISTSamajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday warned the ruling BJP about leaving behind a culture of misuse of central investigative agencies and said it should be ready to face the same in future.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTActor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha is likely to face "action" for attending the opposition rally in Kolkata as the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) on Saturday said it will take "cognisance" of it.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 PM ISTTens of thousands of enthusiastic workers and supporters, including a man on a wheelchair, attended the mega anti-BJP rally at the historic Brigade Parade ground here on Saturday raising their voices against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.... read..
Panaji |Saturday, 2019 6:45:04 PM ISTThe Congress is raking the Rafale issue because arrested middleman in the AgustaWestand deal Christen Michel is spilling the beans on the VVIP chopper scam, BJP national spokesperson Syed Shahnawaz Hussain said on Saturday.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 6:45:04 PM ISTAssailing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for trying to poach his party's MLAs by offering "huge amounts of cash", Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumarasawmy on Saturday said legislators were being treated as commodities.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 6:41:36 PM ISTWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has reached its expiry date and that new dawn with the BJP getting out of power is on the horizon.... read..
Patna (Bihar) [India] | January 19, 2019 7:11:37 AM ISTRJD chief Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti said that she felt like chopping off Union Minister Ram Kripal Yadav's hands when she heard the news of him joining the BJP.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 19, 2019 9:11:31 AM ISTBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Karnataka State President and former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa on Saturday called back all BJP MLAs camping in Gurugram.... read..
Bengaluru |Saturday, 2019 11:15:04 AM ISTKarnataka Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) legislators will return on Saturday from a private resort in Gurugram where they were lodged for the last few days, a party leader said.... read..
Pratapgarh (Rajasthan) [India] | January 19, 2019 11:41:34 AM ISTPolice in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh arrested Manish Bairagi, a BJP worker, in connection with the murder of Madhya Pradesh BJP leader Prahlad Bandhwar.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 5:11:32 PM ISTDravida Munnetra Kazhagam president MK Stalin on Saturday claimed that the upcoming Lok Sabha polls would be the country's second fight for Independence and that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was fearful of the powrer of an united Opposition.... read..
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India] | January 19, 2019 12:41:32 PM ISTBJP's lone MLA Raja Singh took oath in the Telangana Assembly on Saturday.... read..
Kolkata |Saturday, 2019 7:15:04 PM ISTCalling for a "collective leadership" to oust the Narendra Modi regime from the Centre in the coming Lok Sabha elections, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday said all anti-BJP parties have to join hands for the sake of the nation.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 19, 2019 11:41:36 AM ISTKey opposition leaders including SP Chief Akhilesh Yadav, DMK president MK Stalin, former prime minister Deve Gowda, and TDP Chief Chandrababu Naidu met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee ahead of the TMC-led mega rally on Saturday.... read..
Mandsaur |Friday, 2019 5:45:04 PM ISTPolice here on Friday named Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Manish Bairagi to be behind the murder of Mandsaur Municipal Corporation Chairman and BJP leader Prahlad Bandhwar.... read..
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India] | January 18, 2019 3:11:31 PM ISTThe Suheldev Bahujan Samaj Party (SBSP) on Friday said it will contest all the 80 seats in Uttar Pradesh in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections if the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) fails to implement divisions under the 27 per cent reservation for backward cl... read..
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India] | January 18, 2019 3:41:30 PM ISTLok Sabha Deputy Speaker and AIADMK senior leader M. Thambidurai on Friday dismissed speculations about an alliance with BJP for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections as a "joke".... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2019 5:45:04 PM ISTRejecting the farm loan waiver as a permanent solution, the BJP on Friday said that the Centre will announce relief measures in Budget 2019 that will boost farmers economically.... read..
Gurugram |Friday, 2019 6:15:04 PM ISTAround 25 MLAs of the nearly 100 Karnataka BJP legislators put up here at the five star ITC Grand Bharat resort for the last few days have reportedly shifted to a nearby hotel on Friday.... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2019 8:15:04 PM ISTBharatiya Janata Party candidate Rajesh Kalia was on Friday elected as mayor of Chandigarh.... read..
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India] | January 18, 2019 3:11:31 AM ISTFormer Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan expressed grief over the killing of BJP leader and Mandsaur Municipal Corporation president, Prahlad Bandhwar and said that he has requested Chief Minister Kamal Nath to order a top level investig... read..
Guwahati |Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTThe opposition Congress in Assam on Friday said the BJP is eyeing Bengal and northeastern states in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections through the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 as the party is not confident about votes in north and south India.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 18, 2019 9:41:34 PM ISTOn the eve of TMC's much touted mega rally, showcasing the strength of opposition ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, galaxy of non-BJP party leaders reached Kolkata on Friday in their bid to come under one umbrella.... read..
Patna |Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTA senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former member of Parliament from Purnea district of Bihar, Uday Singh, resigned from the party on Friday.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 18, 2019 9:11:33 PM ISTThe BJP on Friday slammed Congress leader Kapil Sibal's call for scrapping the sedition law, saying the opposition party supports those wanting to divide the country rather than contributing towards making a new India.... read..
Kadapa [Andhra Pradesh] | January 18, 2019 10:41:30 PM ISTBharatiya Janta Party (BJP) works on the motto of the nation first, people next and self last, said Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday, adding that not political interest but public interest matters to his party.... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2019 11:15:06 PM ISTThe stage is set for a mega anti-BJP rally at the historic Brigade Parade ground here on Saturday, that would virtually kick-start the opposition's campaign and is likely to provide the contours of a federal front ahead of the coming general election.... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2019 9:45:04 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi is set to address two public rallies in West Bengal this month and another in Kolkata's iconic Brigade Parade Ground on February 8, state BJP leader Dilip Ghosh said on Friday.... read..
Nagpur |Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM ISTTaking a swipe at the BJP-led government at the Centre, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Monday wondered why soldiers were dying on the country's borders though there is no war and on the delays in constructing the Ram temple in Ayodhya.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 17, 2019 10:11:36 PM ISTWest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said that the Trinamool Congress (TMC) rally, to be held here on January 19, is a demonstration of the unity of the opposition parties in India and a platform to battle against the BJP in the coming L... read..
New Delhi [India]ews | January 17, 2019 1:11:33 PM ISTBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday informed that party president Amit Shah is doing well and will soon be discharged from the All India Institutes of Medical Science (AIIMS) where he is currently undergoing treatment for swine flu.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTSeveral Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, including party media coordinator Anil Balooni and Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwani Choubey, on Thursday visited AIIMS here where party President Amit Shah has been admitted after contra... read..