Tarun Vijay

  • Good that India, US can begin a new innings: BJP May 13, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has welcomed the US President's statement that he is looking forward to working with the new government. "It is best not to carry any old baggage. It is good that both America and India can begin a new innings on a happy note," said BJP leader...
  • Arunachal boy death: Protests planned today, parties play blame game February 1, 2014

    New Delhi: It's politics as usual in Delhi. After the tragic death of a young Arunachal boy in the national capital, the parties are having a go at each other. "Where is the Delhi government?" Rajya Sabha MP and editor of the RSS Hindi weekly 'Panchajanya' Tarun Vijay asked. "No one...
  • Google violating India's mapping law, says Tarun Vijay May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP MP Tarun Vijay on Wednesday again accused Google of violating India's mapping laws by showing vital military installations with annotations and asked the government to take steps to access the data the company possessed. Vijay, who raised the issue in a special mention in the Rajya Sabha,...
  • Watch: Protesting against inflation, BJP MP cycles to Parliament November 22, 2012

    In a mark of protest against the UPA's inflationary policies, BJP MP Tarun Vijay cycled to Parliament on the first day of the Winter Session. The Rajya Sabha MP cycled all the way and said that the UPA's antipopulist regime has hit all the households hard. ...
  • Jawans not allowed to stop Chinese incursions: BJP September 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Defence personnel posted at the Line of Actual Control were not being allowed to use force against repeated Chinese incursions in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh area, a BJP leader claimed on Monday. "Our forces at the border are saying they are not getting permission to use force to thwart...
  • Ramdev is innocent till proven guilty: Tarun Vijay August 9, 2012

    Tarun Vijay of BJP said Ramdev is transparent and is doing a good job in waking up a government which is rudderless and corrupt. ...
  • CBI Delhi branch to probe Shehla Masood's murder November 2, 2011

    Bhopal: With no headway in the two-month investigation into the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood, the Delhi unit of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will now probe the incident instead of the Bhopal branch, sources in the premier agency said on Wednesday. However, as of now the investigative officer...
  • BJP condemns Bhushan attack, denies involvement October 13, 2011

    New Delhi: The BJP has condemned the attack on Senior lawyer and Team Anna member Prashant Bhushan. Bhushan was attacked in his chamber in the Supreme Court on Wednesday by a person who claims to be a member of the Sri Ram Sena. The BJP has also denied the involvement of...
  • Shehla murder: another BJP MP under the scanner September 4, 2011

    Bhopal: Almost nineteen days after RTI activist Shehla Masood was gunned down by unidentified assailants outside her home, there seems to be no breakthrough in the murder case. After Tarun Vijay, another BJP MP whose name has cropped up during investigations is Anil Madhav Dave. Shehla had filed some RTI applications...
  • Centre, state battle over Shehla murder case September 3, 2011

    Bhopal: The murder case of RTI activist Shehla Masood has now turned into a full blown political battle between the Centre and the Madhya Pradesh government. Ten days after Masood was killed in Bhopal's VIP area, there was no breakthrough, and instead the case has now assumed sharp political overtones,...
  • Shehla Masood murder probe gathers pace September 2, 2011

    Bhopal: After a public outcry, investigation into the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood seems to be finally gathering pace. Two BJP MPs, a BJP MLA and a police officer were being questioned by the Madhya Pradesh Special Task Force. Shehla's family claims it sees mining mafia as the prime...
  • Police shielding the real culprits: Shehla's sister September 1, 2011

    Shehla Masood's sister Ayesha Masood said that the murder is connected to the mining scam case. ...
  • Shehla case: 2 BJP MPs' statement to be recorded September 1, 2011

    New Delhi: A team of Madhya Pradesh police has arrived in Delhi to record BJP Rajya Sabha MPs Tarun Vijay and Anil Dave's statement in Shehla Masood murder case. Shehla had spoken to Tarun Vijay over the phone a day before she was killed. "A team has been sent to Delhi...
  • BJP welcomes verdict on Godhra train carnage February 22, 2011

    New Delhi: The BJP on Tuesday welcomed the Gujarat special court verdict convicting 31 accused in the 2002 Godhra train burning case and said it had "exposed the nefarious designs" of the UPA government which "tried to cover up" the entire episode. "Certainly, there has been...