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By Manish Sen On Saturday, February 10th, 2018

BJP workers vandalise Odisha CM’s Private Secy IAS officer’s residence

Bhubaneswar: A group of people holding BJP flags today barged into the house of V K Pandian, Private Secretary of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, and vandalised the property, drawing sharp criticism from More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Muslims should leave this country: Vinay Katiyar

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party leader (BJP) Vinay Katiyar on Wednesday, launching a scathing attack, said that the Muslims divided the country in the name of religion; hence they shouldd leave the country. “Muslims More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

Ex-IPS officer talked to BJP central leaders: Dilip Ghosh

Kolkata: Amid speculations that former IPS officer Bharati Ghosh may join the BJP, the party’s West Bengal unit president Dilip Ghosh today said she has spoken to some of the party’s central leaders. “Amid More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Middle-class also benefited from budget: BJP

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National General Secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday said the Union Budget also benefited the middle-class, contrary to the grievances raised by the latter. BJP General Secretary More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Shiv Sena to go solo Lok Sabha, Assembly polls in 2019

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena today passed a resolution not to align with the BJP and go solo in the Lok Sabha and Maharashtra Assembly polls next year. The resolution was moved by Sena MP Sanjay Raut, who said the BJP More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

HC rejects The Wires plea against Jay Shahs defamation suit

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court today rejected a petition filed by news portal The Wire seeking quashing of a criminal defamation case filed against it by BJP president Amit Shah’s son Jay over an article More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, January 8th, 2018

BJP left red-faced as bypoll candidate says she is with TMC

Kolkata: The West Bengal unit of the BJP was left red-faced after former TMC MLA Manju Basu turned down the saffron partys offer to contest the upcoming Noapara assembly bypoll. “You can have offers from various More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Triple talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan joins BJP

Kolkata: Ishrat Jahan, one of the petitioners in the triple talaq case, has joined the BJP, the party’s state unit general secretary Sayantan Basu said today. Triple Talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan has joined More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

Jairam Thakur sworn-in as new Himachal CM

Shimla: Jairam Thakur was on Wednesday sworn-in as new Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh. Jairam Thakur today took oath of Himachal CM office. He took oath of office in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, December 24th, 2017

BJP retains Sikandra Assembly seat of Phoolan Devi fame

Kanpur: The BJP retained the Sikandra Assembly seat of bandit Phoolan Devi fame in a bypoll today by a margin of over 11,000 votes. Ajit Singh Pal of the BJP won the Sikandra Assembly seat of Phoolan Devi fame. According More...