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State seems unwilling to solve Bhatpara 'disruption': Bengal BJP

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The West Bengal administration seems to be "unwilling" to resolve the violence in the state's Bhatpara Assembly constituency ever since the bypolls, state BJP chief Dilip Ghosh said on Tuesday.... read..
 

SC to hear Barrackpore BJP candidate's plea seeking bail

Politics | May 22, 2019 2:11:56 PM IST
The Supreme Court is set to hear Wednesday a plea filed by Barrackpore Lok Sabha candidate Arjun Singh seeking protection from arrest in certain political cases in which he claims to have been implicated by the West Bengal police.... read..
 

BJP will keep open mind: Jay Panda on BJD's possibility of joining NDA

Politics | May 22, 2019 12:41:55 PM IST
BJP will keep an open mind if other parties want to join their coalition seeing the national mood, which the exit polls show is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's favour, said party vice president Baijayant Jay Panda who recently left BJD to join BJP.... read..
 

BJP bid to corner Kamal Nath fizzles out

Bhopal |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
The BJPs attempts to embarrass the Congress with a floor test in Madhya Pradesh have all but fizzled out with the partys central leadership not supporting the local leaders on the issue.... read..
 

Odisha 'swing': Exit polls embolden BJP, predict challenge to BJD

Bhubaneswar |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
With the national exit polls showing Biju Janata Dal (BJD) losing ground to the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha polls, it is likely that the number in the assembly would also come down posing a challenge for Naveen Patnaik, who is eyeing for the f... read..
 

Tharoor calls BJP a 'sinking ship' as it swings into celebratory mode

Politics | May 22, 2019 2:41:51 PM IST
Unfazed by exit polls projecting a clear mandate to BJP-led NDA, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday called the saffron party a "sinking ship" and said that he does not take these poll results seriously.... read..
 

You seem unaware of our welfare schemes: Kamal Nath's swipe at BJP's Gopal Bhargav

Politics | May 22, 2019 12:11:57 PM IST
After accusing BJP of trying to buy 10 Congress legislators to topple his government, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday took a swipe at Leader of Opposition in the state assembly, Gopal Bhargav, stating that he was not aware of welfare s... read..
 

West Bengal: 5 BJP men attacked by TMC workers

Politics | May 21, 2019 1:11:50 PM IST
At least five BJP workers were injured on Monday night after they were attacked by alleged All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers in Sitai, Cooch Behar.... read..
 

They can keep dreaming: Kharge on BJP's alleged bid to form govt in Karnataka

Politics | May 21, 2019 3:41:54 PM IST
Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday rejected speculation of BJP forming a government in Karnataka.... read..
 

BJP will go to any extent to win LS polls, says former Union Minister Kushwaha

Politics | May 21, 2019 5:41:57 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will go to any extent to win the Lok Sabha polls, said former Union Minister and RLSP president here on Tuesday and accused the ruling party of indulging in "result-capturing" through allegedly fixed exit polls.... read..
 

Congress rejects BJP's demand to hold special Assembly session in MP

Bhopal |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
The Congress has rejected the BJP's demand to hold a special session of the state Assembly in Madhya Pradesh to discuss issues of urgent public interest.... read..
 

Anticipating BJP win, workers at Mumbai sweet house prepare 'laddoos', donning Modi masks

Politics | May 21, 2019 5:11:54 PM IST
With a majority of exit polls predicting a huge victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Lok Sabha polls, the party has now begun preparations in grand style, for May 23 when the results will be announced.... read..
 

They can keep dreaming: Khadge on BJP's alleged bid to form govt in Karnataka

Politics | May 21, 2019 3:11:56 PM IST
Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday rejected speculation of BJP forming a government in Karnataka.... read..
 

MP floor test demand: Kharge accuses BJP of creating unnecessary problems; Kamal Nath says he is ready

Politics | May 21, 2019 3:11:53 PM IST
Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday asserted that Congress has majority in Madhya Pradesh Assembly and accused the Opposition BJP of "unnecessarily" creating problems since it feared its scams will be exposed if Kamal Nath government stay... read..
 

BJP demands probe into Delhi police officer's death

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 AM IST
Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Monday condoled the death of a police Sub Inspector, who died in a scuffle with some miscreants, and demanded a probe into the incident.... read..
 

Bengal BJP worker shot at during clashes with Trinamool

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
In a post-poll clash between Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers, a BJP member has been shot at in West Bengal's Cooch Behar district, police said on Tuesday.... read..
 

Odisha: BJP complains to CEO over issuance of postal ballots

General News | May 21, 2019 11:41:51 PM IST
BJP state unit on Tuesday filed a complaint with the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) alleging that the polling officials issued more postal ballots than required for government officials who were on election duty.... read..
 

Satta bazars too see BJP winning but gives fewer seats than pollsters

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Like most pollsters, various 'satta bazars' too have stuck to a BJP win in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections but expect the party tally to be fewer than predicted in the exit polls.... read..
 

BJP confident of smashing decade-old trend in Rajasthan

Jaipur |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
With the exit polls largely giving a major seat share to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Rajasthan, the saffron outfit is confident of shattering the decade-old trend of the ruling party having an edge over the opposition in the Lok Sabha elections in... read..
 

PM Modi meets Council of Ministers at BJP headquarters

Politics | May 21, 2019 7:41:51 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday chaired a meeting of Council of Ministers at BJP headquarters here ahead of counting of votes for the Lok Sabha polls on May 23.... read..
 

BJP upbeat post exit polls, Trinamool circumspect

Kolkata |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
Fresh from their exit poll high, the BJP remained jubilant a day after the elections ended in West Bengal, while the Trinamool Congress continued to turn a blind eye towards the predictions, although there was a mood of despondency.... read..
 

Stopping BJP first priority, exit poll will prove wrong: Sanjay Singh

Politics | May 21, 2019 2:12:02 PM IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh on Tuesday said the exit polls will prove to be completely false and asserted that their priority is to stop the Bharatiya Janata Party from coming to power.... read..
 

BJP threatens to sue Kerala Finance Minister Isaac

Politics | May 21, 2019 10:11:56 PM IST
Kerala BJP will 'sue' and seek 'prosecution' of Finance Minister Thomas Isaac for accusing BJP's state unit president PS Sreedharan Pillai of trying to "sabotage development in Kerala."... read..
 

WB: BJP Bairakpur candidate in danger, says Kailash Vijayvargiya

Politics | May 21, 2019 9:11:57 PM IST
BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya on Tuesday said that life of Arjun Singh, the BJP candidate from Bairakpur Lok Sabha constituency, is in danger.... read..
 

Exit polls predict advantage to BJP in Karnataka

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
The efforts of Congress and JD-S alliance in Karnataka seem to be failing as multiple exit polls showed that the Bharatiya Janata Party will secure a maximum of 18 Lok Sabha seats.... read..
 

Bengal BJP upbeat, TMC mum on exit poll predictions

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party seemed gung-ho, while the Trinamool Congress remained mum and the Congress and the CPI-M were dismissive of the exit poll predictions on Sunday, which suggested that the BJP could win 16 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal.... read..
 

Polls show BJP gaining, BJD sure of Odisha House majority

Bhubaneswar |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST
The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday exuded confidence to form the next government in Odisha, while the Congress hoped to better its 2014 performance.... read..
 

BJP set to make inroads into Odisha: IANS-CVOTER exit poll

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party is set to breach the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) bastion Odisha, according to IANS-CVOTER exit poll.... read..
 

BJP, Congress say results will be better than exit polls

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday said the results of the Lok Sabha polls on May 23 will be better than the prediction of exit polls which have favoured the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) returning to power.... read..
 

BJP may lose seats in UP, gain in Bengal, Odisha: Times Now exit poll

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may not suffer a major jolt in Uttar Pradesh and is likely to overcome from the setbacks it received in the Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat while it is all set to lose the Lok Sabha battle in the so... read..
 

Yogi is now BJP's star campaigner, second only to Modi

Lucknow |Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has now been established as BJP's biggest star campaigner, second only to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.... read..
 

TN BJP flays VCK leader for terming Gandhi a Hindu extremist

Chennai |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
Tamil Nadu BJP President Tamilisai Soundararajan on Sunday condemned Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) leader Thol Thirumavalavan for terming Mahatma Gandhi a Hindu extremist.... read..
 

Most exit polls predict BJP-led NDA government will return to power

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
The BJP-led NDA is set to return to power, according to most exit polls released on Sunday, with Congress-led UPA expected to fall far short of numbers to reach the half-way mark in the Lok Sabha elections.... read..
 

Congress is running a minority government in MP: BJP

Politics | May 20, 2019 8:41:51 PM IST
Chief Minister Kamal Nath is heading a minority Congress government in the state, which will not stand the test of time, said BJP leader Rakesh Singh here on Monday.... read..
 

BJP may touch double digits in West Bengal: Neta-NewsX

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
The BJP could win 11 Lok Sabha seats in West Bengal, up from its 2014 tally of 2 seats, according to the exit poll conducted by Neta-NewsX.... read..
 

BJP demands special session of Madhya Pradesh Assembly

Bhopal |Monday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
With exit polls predicting a sweep for the BJP at the Centre and a drop in Congress numbers in Madhya Pradesh in the Lok Sabha elections, the saffron party on Monday mounted an attack on the state's Kamal Nath government demanding a special session of the... read..
 

There is an upsurge for BJP: Bengal party chief (Lead)

Kolkata |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
The BJP seemed gung-ho while the Trinamool Congress, the Congress and the CPI-M were dismissive about the exit polls predictions for West Bengal on Sunday, one of which suggested that the saffron outfit could win 16 of the 42 Lok Sabha seats in the state.... read..
 

Exit polls divided on Uttar Pradesh, most predict BJP's loss

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST
Most exit polls on Sunday predicted that the BJP's numbers may come down in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls but it would not face a major setback in Uttar Pradesh, where it had registered a spectacular victory by winning 71 out of the total 80 seats in 2014.... read..
 

Gujarat BJP says exit polls as expected, Congress dismisses them

Ahmedabad |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday expressed confidence that the exit poll predictions on the Lok Sabha elections would be reflected in the actual results when they are announced on May 23, even as the opposition Congress insisted it would pref... read..
 

BJP not winning single seat in Kerala as voters are educated, and not 'Andh Bhakt': Udit Raj

Politics | May 20, 2019 7:11:57 PM IST
Congress leader Udit Raj on Monday said the BJP has not been able to win a single Lok Sabha seat in Kerala since the voters in the state are educated and not 'Andh Bhakt' (blind supporters).... read..
 

BJP-led NDA poised to get 300 seats: NDTV poll of polls

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 1:15:06 AM IST
The BJP-led NDA is poised to get 300 seats, the Congress-led UPA 126 and "non-aligned" parties 116 seats, according to poll of polls done by NDTV.... read..
 

BJP expected to pick up 21-25 seats in Karnataka: India Today-Axis exit poll

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Despite its loss in 2018 assembly polls, the BJP is likely to win about 21 to 25 out of Karnataka's 28 seats, the India Today-Axis My India Exit poll predicted on Sunday.... read..
 

BJP may not open account in Kerala: IANS-CVOTER exit poll

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
Despite mega efforts, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is unlikely to open its account in Kerala in the 2019 general elections, according to the IANS-CVOTER exit poll.... read..
 

BJP numbers hit by SP-BSP caste math roadblock in UP

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST
The caste arithmetic of votes in Uttar Pradesh seems to be making a dent on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s final tally in the much awaited Lok Sabha elections. The IANS-CVoter Exit Poll reveals that despite the BJP's 407 rallies in India's biggest sta... read..
 

IANS-CVoter predicts BJP sweeping Delhi, may win all 7 seats

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The BJP is likely to hold its ground in Delhi and may win all seven seats in the three-cornered fight, according to the IANS-CVoter exit poll.... read..
 

BJP may win 18 seats in Karnataka: IANS-CVOTER exit poll

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is expected to win 18 seats in Karnataka while the Congress can get 7 with 2 seats going to its ally Janata Dal (Secular), according to IANS-CVOTER exit poll.... read..
 

Cong's Madhya Pradesh government will fall on its own: BJP

Politics | May 20, 2019 3:41:51 PM IST
Chief Minister Kamal Nath led Congress government in the state will fall on its own, says BJP MLA and Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly Gopal Bhargava.... read..
 

BJP writes to MP Governor; requests immediate convening of Assembly session

General News | May 20, 2019 5:11:52 PM IST
The Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Gopal Bhargava has urged state Governor to convene an assembly session soon to discuss pressing issues like drinking water, law and order and non-payment of farmers' dues.... read..
 

BJP prepares for victory celebrations on May 23

Politics | May 20, 2019 8:12:02 PM IST
With exit polls giving it a comfortable victory, the BJP is making preparations for victory celebrations at its national headquarters here on the day of counting of votes in the Lok Sabha elections on May 23.... read..
 

Congress supporter kills man for voting for BJP in MP

Indore |Monday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST
A Congress supporter shot dead a 60-year-old man accusing him of 'voting for the BJP' here in Madhya Pradesh, police said.... read..
 

BJP all set for dream run in Delhi, Haryana

New Delhi |Monday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set for a dream run in Delhi and Haryana, according to an exit poll on Sunday.... read..
 
 
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