Tag archive for ‘BJP’
By Manish Sen On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019

Muslims got their share during partition, says Maharashtra BJP leader

Mumbai: Maharashtra BJP leader Madhav Bhandari on Sunday said that Muslims were given their share in 1947, a reference to the partition of the country and formation of Pakistan. Maharashtra BJP leader Madhav Bhandari More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Pralhad Joshi: RSS loyalist makes entry into Modi cabinet

New Delhi: A die-hard RSS loyalist, long-time BJP worker Pralhad Joshi is a fourth time member of Parliament from the saffron party’s bastion of Dharwad. Joshi, who was also BJP Karnataka president, came to More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 30th, 2019

Narendra Modi takes oath as 15th Prime Minister

New Delhi: Capping a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections, Narendra Modi, along with his Councils of Minister, on Thursday took oath as the 15th Prime Minister of India in the forecourt of the Rashtrapati More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Jaitley to not be part of Modi’s new cabinet, cites health condition

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday opted out the new cabinet citing his health condition. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is close to Prime More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

BJP consolidates big vote win in West Bengal with opposition defections

New Delhi: Three Indian opposition state assembly members and 62 municipal councillors from West Bengal joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party on Tuesday, days after he was re-elected with big gains in places More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, May 27th, 2019

May 23 should be celebrated as ‘Modi diwas’: Ramdev

Uttarakhand: Buoyed by BJP’s massive win in the Lok Sabha polls, yoga guru Ramdev on Monday said that May 23, the day on which the election results were announced, should be celebrated as “Modi diwas”. Yoga More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 27th, 2019

Saumitra Khan lone Muslim face from BJP, representation of community rises to 27 in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: Saumitra Khan, who won from Bishnupur Lok Sabha seat in West Bengal, will be the lone Muslim lawmaker from BJP in the 17th Lok Sabha and is among the 27 parliamentarians from the community who will be More...

By Manish Sen On Sunday, May 26th, 2019

Narendra Modi to take oath as PM on May 30

New Delhi: Narendra Modi will take oath for a second consecutive term as Prime Minister on May 30 at 7 pm in Rashtrapati Bhavan, along with members of the Union Council of Ministers. Prime Minister Narendra Modi. President More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, May 25th, 2019

Narendra Modi appointed Prime Minister for second term

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who steered the BJP and NDA to a landslide victory in Lok Sabha elections, was on Saturday night appointed prime minister for a second term. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, May 24th, 2019

Resignations pour in ahead of CWC, Rahul too may offer to quit as party chief

New Delhi: After a humiliating defeat in the Lok Sabha polls, top Congress leaders will deliberate on party losses at a meeting of the working committee slated on Saturday in which party chief Rahul Gandhi is likely More...