Tuesday, June 15, 2021

BJP trying to divide Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:05 AM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee alleged on Monday that the BJP government at the Centre cannot accept defeat and it is now trying to divide the state.... read..

Modi's meets BJP chief, senior leaders

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST
A crucial BJP meeting involving senior party leaders chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi took place at the latter's residence here on Monday.... read..

People want to fight against KCR family rule: MoS Reddy after Eatala Rajender joins BJP

New Delhi | June 15, 2021 6:14:35 AM IST
After former Telangana Minister Eatala Rajender switched to the BJP from TRS, MoS MHA G Kishan Reddy on Monday said that people want to fight against the Telangana Chief Minister Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao's (KCR) family rule.... read..

BJP delegation to meet West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar today

New Delhi | June 14, 2021 1:44:53 PM IST
BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari on Monday informed that a delegation of party MLAs will meet West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar today to discuss the law and order situation in the state.... read..

Madhya Pradesh: BJP Yuva Morcha leader fined Rs 10,000 for flouting COVID-19 norms

Katni (Madhya Pradesh) | June 14, 2021 11:14:38 AM IST
The Katni administration on Sunday imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Yuva Morcha district president Mridul Dwivedi for flouting COVID-19 norms during his birthday celebration here.... read..

Sanjay Raut targets BJP, says Shiv Sena was treated as 'slaves' in previous Maha govt

Jalgaon (Maharashtra) | June 14, 2021 7:44:33 AM IST
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday alleged that the Shiv Sena was virtually treated as "slaves" and attempts were made to finish off the party politically when it was in power with the BJP in Maharashtra from 2014 to 2019.... read..

Nadda directs BJP state unit chiefs to hold executive council meets from June 21 to June 30

By Kumar Gaurav

New Delhi | June 14, 2021 6:14:43 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National President JP Nadda has directed all party state unit chiefs to hold state executive council meetings virtually from June 21 to June 30 to discuss various matters, including the upcoming Assembly polls.... read..

TRS' Eatala Rajender changes camp, joins BJP

New Delhi | June 14, 2021 1:44:50 PM IST
Former Telangana Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader Eatala Rajender joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in presence of Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and G Kishan Reddy at the party headquarters in Delhi on Monday.... read..

BJP MLA Selvam files nomination for Puducherry Speaker's post

Puducherry |Monday, 2021 9:45:06 PM IST
First-term legislator of the BJP, Embalam R. Selvam has filed nomination for the post of Puducherry Assembly Speaker from the National Democratic Alliance (NDA). He is the MLA from Manaveli assembly constituency and is the party-state general secretary.... read..

Former Telangana minister Eatala Rajender joins BJP

Hyderabad/Delhi |Monday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST
Former Telangana minister Eatala Rajender on Monday joined opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).... read..

With Kerala BJP in disarray, will it get a union cabinet berth?

Thiruvananthapuram |Monday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST
With an impending Union cabinet reshuffle on the cards, the Kerala unit of the BJP is however not in an upbeat mood for more reasons than one, but hoping against hope are a few, that the call will come.... read..

Apna Dal assures BJP of continued alliance in UP

Lucknow |Monday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST
In what should be a major reprieve for the beleaguered BJP in Uttar Pradesh, its ally, the Apna Dal led by Anupriya Patel, has denied speculations about the party driving a hard bargain with the BJP leadership to keep the alliance intact in the run-up to ... read..

Dehradun: BJP Mahila Morcha leader, three held in land grabbing case

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | June 14, 2021 12:44:47 PM IST
Dehradun's Clement Town Police on Sunday arrested the state secretary of BJP Mahila Morcha, Reena Goyal, her two sons, and her colleague for allegedly grabbing the property of an elderly couple after their death.... read..

Check ideological background before appointing people in govt: BJP to states

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 2:45:05 PM IST
The Central leadership of the BJP has advised all the party-ruled state governments to conduct proper ideological background check of any individual before giving him/her any position in the government.... read..

UP BJP to complete formation of frontal organisation ahead of polls

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 11:15:05 PM IST
Days after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met the central leadership, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in the national capital, the state BJP unit has started preparation for next year's Assembly polls with the formation of a frontal ... read..

BJP members who resigned over Aisha Sultana sedition case were 'terrorised', says Kerala BJP Vice President

Kochi (Kerala) | June 13, 2021 1:44:53 AM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members in Lakshadweep who resigned over the sedition case against filmmaker Aisha Sultana were "terrorised and coerced" into doing so, said BJP Kerala State Vice President KS Radhakrishnan on Saturday.... read..

BJP leaders quit party over sedition charges against Lakshadweep filmmaker

Thiruvananthapuram |Sunday, 2021 4:15:05 AM IST
Two days after the Kavaratti Police sent a notice to Lakshadweep filmmaker Ayesha Sultana to appear before it on June 20 in connection with her remarks about the spread of Covid in the island, a bunch of BJP leaders quit the party in protest against level... read..

Mission Uttarakhand: Cong to embark on Parivartan Yatra to highlight BJP govt's failure; yet to decide on CM face

By Siddharth Sharma

New Delhi | June 13, 2021 4:44:31 AM IST
The Congress has started preparations for the Uttarakhand Assembly elections slated to be held early next year. Six months prior to the polls, the party is planning to take out a yatra across the state.... read..

Andhra Pradesh: BJP terms hike in municipal taxes during COVID-19 'unfortunate'

Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) | June 13, 2021 7:44:40 PM IST
Slamming Andhra Pradesh government for allegedly mortgaging the collector's office and increasing municipal taxes during Covid, the Vice President of state's BJP unit, Vishnu Kumar Raju on Saturday called the move "foolish" and "unfortunate".... read..

Cong, BJP prepare for 2022 Goa polls with Covid in mind

Panaji |Sunday, 2021 3:15:06 PM IST
Under the spectre of Covid-19, the two national parties in Goa, the Congress and the BJP, are gearing up for the upcoming state assembly polls.... read..

BJP looks to bounce back with T'gana set to see another by-election

Hyderabad |Sunday, 2021 3:45:06 PM IST
With former minister Eatala Rajender resigning from the Telangana Legislative Assembly, the state is set to witness another by-election in which the ruling TRS and the opposition BJP will once again face each other.... read..

Gehlot govt tapping phones of public representatives, alleges BJP

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | June 13, 2021 4:14:39 PM IST
Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Sunday alleged that Congress government in Rajasthan has been indulging in tapping phones of public representatives illegally and using them as a political weapon.... read..

Rathore alleges phone tapping by Gehlot govt, says BJP's doors open for all with 'India First' ideology

New Delhi | June 13, 2021 6:44:44 PM IST
BJP MP Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore alleged that the phone tapping of public representatives allegedly by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot-led government has broken the trust of the people and extended an invite to all those with 'India first' ideology to join t... read..

Why a full-blown factional war is raging in Congress & BJP in Raj?

Jaipur |Sunday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST
There is a full blown factional war raging in the Rajasthan Congress and the BJP these days with the veterans in both the parties showing reluctance in handing over power and positions to their juniors.... read..

BJP leaders making phone tapping allegations without evidence, says Rajasthan BSP MLA

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | June 13, 2021 7:14:32 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders who have alleged that phones of public representatives are being tapped should bring proof, said Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA Lakhan Singh Meena on Sunday.... read..

Digvijaya Singh's Clubhouse chat part of toolkit, says BJP

New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 8:45:05 PM IST
Intensifying its attack on Congress party over leaked audio of Digvijaya Singh's Clubhouse chat, the BJP on Saturday said that it was a part of the 'toolkit' mentioned a few days ago.... read..

Mukul Roy's return to TMC will not affect BJP: Khagen Murmu

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 12, 2021 1:14:38 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Khagen Murmu on Friday said that Mukul Roy's return to Trinamool Congress (TMS) will not impact their party.... read..

BJP, AAP continue sparring over doorstep ration scheme

New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST
The issue of delivery of subsidized food grains at the doorstep, which has sparked a political war between Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Central government, again brought both the parties to a confrontation ... read..

Will Mukul's return strengthen Trinamool's bid to break BJP in Bengal?

Kolkata |Saturday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST
Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee made it clear on Friday that not only Mukul Roy, but there are many more leaders who will be joining the ruling party soon, making it obvious that the Trinamool will make every effort to break the BJP in West Ben... read..

More people will come from BJP: Mamata after Mukul Roy re-joins TMC

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 12, 2021 5:44:33 AM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday welcomed back her former close aide Mukul Roy into the party fold from the BJP and claimed that more leaders from the BJP will come back to join Trinamool in the coming days.... read..

Mukul Roy rejoining TMC will not affect BJP: Tathagata Roy

By Ujjwal Roy

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 12, 2021 1:14:39 AM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Tathagata Roy on Friday slammed former union minister Mukul Roy for rejoining Trinamool Congress and said his move will not affect the BJP.... read..

Digvijaya Singh's remark on revoking Article 370 from J-K is part of Congress' toolkit: BJP

New Delhi | June 12, 2021 2:44:34 PM IST
Reacting to Congress leader Digvijay Singh's statement that if Congress comes to power at the Centre, they will reconsider the decision of abrogating Article 370 from the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir in a clubhouse chat, the Bharatiya Janata Party... read..

Cong's 1st love is Pak: BJP on Digvijaya's leaked chat

New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 5:45:05 PM IST
Pointing to alleged leaked 'Clubhouse' chat of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh, the BJP on Saturday said that Congress' first love is Pakistan.... read..

15 Lakshadweep BJP members resign after sedition case filed against filmmaker Aisha Sultana

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) | June 12, 2021 6:14:49 PM IST
About 15 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and workers in Lakshadweep resigned from the party after a sedition case was filed against filmmaker Aisha Sultana allegedly for her comments against the Centre's COVID-19 management in the union territory.... read..

TN BJP says state govt should not under report Covid deaths

Chennai |Saturday, 2021 8:15:05 PM IST
Tamil Nadu BJP President L. Murugan on Saturday urged the state government not to under-report Covid-19 deaths.... read..

One needs to do 'Tapasya' in BJP, not everyone can stay: Dilip Ghose on Mukul Roy's return to TMC

By Ujjwal Roy

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 12, 2021 11:44:38 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) West Bengal unit chief Dilip Ghosh on Saturday, dismissed Mukul Roy as an "Aaya Ram, Gaya Ram" and stated that staying in the BJP proved difficult for people who were used to the "cut money" culture of the Trinamool Congress.... read..

Prashant Kishor meets Sharad Pawar; NCP wants united front against BJP at Centre

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 12, 2021 3:44:29 PM IST
Poll strategist Prashant Kishor met Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, who wants to form a united front of opposition parties against the ruling BJP at the Centre, informed Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik on Saturday.... read..

During Covid-19 2nd wave Cong was nowhere in sight, says Guj BJP chief

Gandhinagar |Saturday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST
Gujarat BJP president CR Paatil on Friday said that during the pandemic's 2nd wave, which impacted the state terribly alongwith the country, the Congress leaders were nowhere to be seen, whereas the BJP party and its workers were constantly in touch with ... read..

Eatala Rajender submits resignation to Telangana Assembly Speaker, will join BJP on Monday

By Pramod Chaturvedi

Hyderabad (Telangana) | June 12, 2021 3:44:32 PM IST
Former Health Minister of Telangana Eatala Rajender on Saturday submitted his resignation as MLA to the Speaker of Telangana Assembly Pocharam Srinivas Reddy after paying tributes to the martyrs of the state at Telangana Martyrs Memorial, Gun Park, Hydera... read..

Sedition case against Aisha Sultana 'unjust', says Lakshadweep BJP leader after quitting party

Lakshadweep | June 12, 2021 7:14:34 PM IST
Terming the sedition case against Lakshadweep filmmaker Aisha Sultana as "unjust", Bharatiya Janata Party's party general Abdul Hameed Mullipuzha on Saturday resigned from the party.... read..

Nusrat Jahan has made contradictory remarks, law should take its course: Bengal BJP leader

By Ujjwal Roy

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 11, 2021 8:14:35 PM IST
West Bengal BJP vice president Jay Prakash Majumdar has accused Trinamool Congress MP Nusrat Jahan of making "contradictory" remarks pertaining to her marital status and said the law should take its own course.... read..

UP CM meets BJP chief Nadda after Modi

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday called on BJP chief J.P. Nadda after his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his visit to the national capital.... read..

BJP to help Yogi govt in scaling up vaccination

Lucknow |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST
The Uttar Pradesh unit of the ruling BJP will now help the Yogi Adityanath government in scaling up the Covid vaccination drive.... read..

BJP most popular party among Indian diaspora in US: Survey

New York |Friday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST
While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the most popular Indian political party among the Indian diaspora in the US, a majority is critical of government policies despite showing overall strong support for the country, according to a study.... read..

BJP leader Arun Singh slams Mukul Roy

New Delhi | June 11, 2021 11:14:51 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party general secretary Arun Singh on Friday slammed Mukul Roy over his decision to rejoin Trinamool Congress (TMC) and accused him of doing "politics of convenience and opportunism".... read..

BJP puts to rest speculation in UP, Yogi to stay

By Pragya Kaushika

New Delhi | June 11, 2021 2:44:32 PM IST
After an exhaustive two-day exercise, involving a series of meetings of top central Bharatiya Janata Party leadership with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, party sources stated that all speculation of a rift in the higher ranks of the party h... read..

Absence of Mukul Roy, Shamik Bhattacharya, Rajib Banerjee at Bengal BJP meet sparks buzz

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 11, 2021 1:44:38 AM IST
The absence of three BJP heavyweights Mukul Roy, Shamik Bhattacharya and Rajib Banerjee at the recent meeting of the party's West Bengal unit has sparked a buzz in the state politics after the fierce battle between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Trina... read..

BJP's Mukul Roy meets Mamata; likely to rejoin TMC

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 11, 2021 3:44:48 PM IST
Amid speculation that he will rejoin the Trinamool Congress (TMC), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National Vice President Mukul Roy is holding a meeting with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday.... read..

Will BJP strike a deal with BSP supremo Mayawati?

Agra |Friday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST
The mood of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) vote bank in this Dalit capital of north India continues to remain confused and wavering as the last few elections have marginalised the party.... read..

Ex-BJP vice president Mukul Roy, son join TMC in Mamata's presence

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 11, 2021 5:44:42 PM IST
Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national vice president Mukul Roy and his son Subhranshu Roy joined Trinamool Congress (TMC) in Kolkata on Friday in the presence of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.... read..

BJP confident of keeping its flock together in Bengal despite Mukul Roy's exit

By Pragya Kaushika

Kolkata (West Bengal) | June 11, 2021 6:14:39 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is confident that it would be able to keep its flock together in West Bengal despite Mukul Roy deserting it to rejoin the Trinamool Congress.... read..
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