Moradabad: The laughing video of Moradabad Mayor Vinod Agarwal at a protest rally for Pulwama tertor attack has gone viral. The Bharatiya Janata Party Mayor was leading a group of people who were protesting the Pulwama attack in which fourty CRPF jawans died.
New Delhi: The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is having sleepless nights because of none other than its own pre-polls survey. The party that came to power in 2014 with a booming majority is now having a rough time.
New Delhi: Veteran actor Amol Palekar being restrained by the organisers of an art exhibition by the National Gallery of Modern Art has triggered a national outrage. Both the social activists and opposition parties have called it censorship of free speech.
Chhatrapur: According to sources Odisha BJP leader Bhrugu Buxipatra will not appear before the Chhatrapur police in connection with BJD councillor Laxmidutta Pradhan murder case. His lawyer will appear before the police on his behalf.
Berhampur: In a desperate bid to avoid arrest, Odisha BJP leaders Golak Mohapatra and Bhrugu Buxipatra have moved the Orissa High Court seeking anticipatory bail in the Chhatrapur BJD councillor Laxmidutta Pradhan murder case.
New Delhi: In a major setback to the JDU-BJP-led Government in Bihar, the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the transfer of the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual assault case from Bihar to a court in New Delhi and slammed the state government for its management of shelter homes.
Bhubaneswar: With the general election just few months away, BJP national president Amit Shah today arrived in Bhubaneswar airport just while ago and to address a public meeting at Kulia in Salipur in Cuttack.
Kolkata: Tens 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
Bhubaneswar: Union petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who is projecting himself as the face of the party in Odisha, continues face stiff opposition from the district level party leader in his own home ground in Angul.
New Delhi: BJP's national chief Amit Shah’s scheduled visit to Odisha have been cancelled as the Shah is is down with swine flu and is being treated at AIIMS in the national capital
Bhubaneswar: The political parameter seems to have raised in Odisha just a day before the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit, State Congress Committee (OPCC) president Niranjan Patnaik on today made a scathing attack on Modi alleging the centre is fooling the public by making a number of false promises.
New Delhi: BJD leader and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said he wanted more time to decide on joining 'Mahagathbandhan', the grand alliance of opposition parties, ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.
Bhubaneswar: PM Modi got lucky in the early part of his tenure when crude prices fell sharply. But in the run up to the elections, his luck on the economic front seems to have run out.
Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi likely roll out a basket of projects worth Rs 4500 crore on his visit Baripada in Mayurbhanj district on Saturday , January 5 .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Odisha visit was strategically and politically important as the saffron party is finding it difficult to make inroads into the eastern parts of the country. The senior BJP leaders were expecting that Modi proved to be a trump card in party’s ‘look east’ strategy. Keeping these things in mind much buzz was created for the Modi's visit to Odisha.
Bhubaneswar: The ruling Biju Janata Dal on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit and his speech would have no impact on the people of Odisha
Pune: Former union minister Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday slammed the BJP saying it has become a "murdo ki party" (party of the dead), where only two leaders were ruling the roost, while the others were "scared" to challenge them.
The Defeat likely to impact BJP’s prospect in Odisha: Political Observers Bhubaneswar: The Crushing defeat at the hand of Congress in in three Hindi speaking heartland states including Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh has spelled a doom at the State office of the BJP here in city.
New Delhi: The big defeat in three States has spelled a doom in the BJP camp, and blame game for defeat started to surface in BJP. Since coming to power in 2014, the top two in the BJP — Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah — have held “victory” marches at its headquarters after every assembly poll win that followed, and credited each other for the achievement.
New Delhi: As many as thirteen minister in the outgoing Madhya Pradesh cabinet have lost their seat.
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has submitted his registration to the governor following the BJP's humiliating defeat today.
Bhopal: The Congress is leading comfortably and has crossed the halfway mark of 116 seats, as per trends. The Congress has leads in 117 seats, the BJP is ahead in 97, the BSP in 7 and Others in 9.
New Delhi: After a prolonged battle with the BJP over seat-sharing for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Union minister Upendra Kushwaha has resigned from the Narendra Modi cabinet today.
Bhubaneswar: Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan is levelling false allegations against the Odisha Government frequently, alleged the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD).
Bhubaneswar: Veteran leader Bijoy Mohapatra who quit saffron party today made a scathing attack on BJP and said It was wrong decision to join BJP.
New Delhi: Making the speculations true, former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi has formally joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today at a program held at the residence of BJP National President Amit Shah here.
All is not well again in Odisha BJP. The happiness in the BJP camp with the confirmation of former non-Odia bureaucrat Aparajita Sarangi joining the party was just short-lived as leadership crisis looms large over the saffron party in the Western Odisha.
Bhubaneswar: The ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLAs protested in the State Assembly on 19 November against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA Union Government’s decision of changing the scholarship funding pattern for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe post matric students.
New Delhi: In a further setback to the BJP, which has faced humiliating defeats in the recent Karnataka by-election, an opinion poll by C-Voter has predicted that the saffron party will come up with poor performance in the upcoming elections in the five states.
New Delhi: Dubbing the Election Commission (EC) as the "B team of BJP", the Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday alleged the poll body was misusing its powers under Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s influence.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday reiterated slammed centre for turning deaf ear to special category status to Odisha and reiterates demand for the same today.
New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday held discussions and decided to move ahead to unite the like-minded opposition parties to oust the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
New Delhi: Ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday alleged that names of lakhs of voters had been axed from electoral rolls in Delhi and blamed the BJP for it.
Bengaluru: L. Chandrashekar, the BJP candidate in the by-election to the Karnataka Assembly from Ramanagara on November 3, on Thursday announced that he had quit the party to return to the Congress.
Lucknow: Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 182-metre high statue of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel, BSP chief Mayawati sought an apology from the BJP for its comments in the past against installation of statues of Dalit icons.
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday accused the BJP of getting names of thousands of voters deleted from Delhi's electoral rolls illegally in a bid to win the Lok Sabha elections.
Dhar (Madhya Pradesh): Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his promise of "Achhe Din" had gone up in smoke in just four years and now people were alleging that "chowkidar chor hai" (watchman is corrupt).
Indore: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Sanjay Sharma, former MLA Kamlapat Arya and Akhil Bhartiya Kirar Samaaj leader Gulab Singh Kirar joined the Congress in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday in the presence of party President Rahul Gandhi.
New Delhi: Sangh Parivar founthead RSS and its affiliate VHP on Monday demanded that the Central government "enact a law" to build the Ram temple in Ayodhya while the Congress accused the BJP of "polarising views" on the issue ahead of the Lok Sabha polls as the Supreme Court directed the listing of the Ayodhya title suit matter in January 2019 before an appropriate bench.
New Delhi: Congress leader and former Union Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday accused the BJP of polarising views on the Ram Temple issue ahead of Lok Sabha polls and said the Ayodhya dispute was "a familiar story".
Palakkad (Kerala): Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Sunday mocked at BJP President Amit Shah, saying his "strength" wont be enough to pull down the Kerala government led by the CPI-M.
New Delhi: A day after BJP President Amit Shah criticised the Supreme Court verdict allowing women of all ages to the Sabrimala temple, the opposition hit back saying his "frivolous and ignorant" comments not only insulted the apex court but also exposed who was behind the violence in the temple area.
New Delhi: Delhi Cheif Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday accused Bharatiya Janata Party President (BJP) Amit Shah of creating anarchy and encouraging people to violate the orders of the Supreme Court.
New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said that opposition parties have political and ideological compulsions but they have to move forward on the basis of "what is right" to defeat the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections.
Kolkata: The Trinamool Congress will hold a meeting with all its party MPs, MLAs and senior leaders on November 16 to chalk out a blueprint for a proposed anti-BJP rally to be held here on January 19, 2019, a party official said on Thursday.
Kolkata: Commenting on the ongoing CBI controversy, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday renamed the central investigation agency as the "BJP Bureau of Investigation".
New Delhi: The opposition on Wednesday attacked the Narendra Modi-led BJP government over the "removal" of CBI Director Alok Verma in the midst of a war at the top of the agency over bribery allegations.
Ayodhya: Former VHP leader Pravin Togadia said on Tuesday he was "jumping into mainstream politics" and would soon announce the name of his new party that would contest the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
New Delhi: Demanding petrol and diesel be included in the GST regime, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday accused the BJP of forcing fuel pump owners to go on strike despite oil prices being lowest in the national capital among the four metros.
New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday mocked at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for attempting to appropriate the legacy of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and accused the RSS-BJP of trying to distort history.