Bharatiya Janta Party

  • Attacks on Kejriwal a reflection of frustration in Modi camp: AAP 18-04-2014 05:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has claimed that the sudden spurt in the growing attacks from the Bharatiya Janta Party on Arvind Kejriwal at Varanasi is a clear reflection of the frustration in the Narendra Modi camp. In a press release, the AAP said that in less than...
  • Gujarat model of development may not be applicable to every state: MM Joshi 13-04-2014 03:38 PM

    Kanpur: While Bharatiya Janta Party's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is busy pitching his state's model of development at his elections rallies, the upper echelons of the party still seem to be divided. Senior leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Sunday said that the Gujarat model of development may not be...
  • A Billion Votes: BJP denies Barmer seat to Jaswant Singh 21-03-2014 08:00 PM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party has denied the Barmer seat to senior leader Jaswant Singh, who wanted to contest from there, and instead given the ticket to Colonel Sona Ram Choudhary. Jaswant, who has been fielded from Dahod in Gujarat, had expressed his desire to contest from his home town Barmer....
  • BJP denies Barmer seat to Jaswant, he is likely to contest as an Independent 21-03-2014 04:25 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has denied the Barmer seat to senior leader Jaswant Singh, who wanted to contest from there, and instead given the ticket to Colonel Sona Ram Choudhary. Jaswant, who has been fielded from Dahod in Gujarat, had expressed his desire to contest from his home...
  • BJP mollifies LK Advani but Jaswant Singh still sulking over LS seat 20-03-2014 09:36 PM

    New Delhi: While the Bharatiya Janta Party managed to mollify Lal Krishna Advani, the party is still facing rebellion from its senior leader Jaswant Singh, who is keen on contesting Lok Sabha elections from his hometown Barmer in Rajasthan. While after a day long drama, Advani on Thursday evening declared...
  • Advani is free to contest from Gandhinagar or Bhopal: Rajnath Singh 20-03-2014 04:48 PM

    New Delhi: Amid reports of differences within the Bharatiya Janata Party over LK Advani's candidature from Gandhinagar even though he wanted Bhopal, party President Rajnath Singh has now downplayed the rift saying the 86-year-old leader is free to contest from any of the two seats. "Advani is free to chose...
  • BJP issues notice to its 3 MPs over Cobrapost sting operation 17-12-2013 11:28 AM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday issued notice to its three MPs - Lalu Bhai Patel, Ravindra Kumar Pandey and Hari Manjhi over the Cobrapost sting operation. Investigative website Cobrapost last week exposed a bunch of parliamentarians who were willing to not only write recommendation letters but...
  • Modi's 'khooni panja' remark is not derogatory: BJP to EC 19-11-2013 08:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) on Tuesday defended Gujarat Chief Minster and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's 'khooni panja' remark against the Congress saying it is not derogatory. In a reply to the Election Commission's notice, the BJP said the remark was a reference to Congress's corruption...
  • Narendra Modi welcome to apply for visa if he wants: US 14-09-2013 11:46 AM

    The US State department maintained that there is no change in their longstanding visa policy. With regard to the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi the spokesperson said that he is welcome to apply for a visa and await a review like any other applicant. ...
  • Modi fails to unite BJP, party defers decision to name him PM candidate 11-09-2013 11:29 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) is yet to arrive on a consensus on naming Gujarat Chief Minister and the party's election campaign committee chief Narendra Modi as its prime ministerial candidate with efforts to placate senior leader LK Advani failing yet again on Wednesday. The veteran leader has...
  • Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee turn 88 25-12-2012 03:44 PM

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  • HP Assembly polls: 27 pc voting recorded till 11 am 04-11-2012 11:40 AM

    Shimla: Twenty seven per cent voting has been recorded till 11 am in the 2012 Assembly elections in Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. The polling for the 68 seats of Himachal Pradesh Assembly began amid tight security on Sunday. Electors across the state were seen reaching polling stations even before voting...
  • MLA disqualification: K'taka CM gets SC notice 30-11-2010 03:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notice to Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa and Assembly Speaker KG Bopaiah on the disqualification of rebel Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) MLAs. Seven disqualified MLAs had approached the Supreme Court against the Karnataka High Court order which had upheld the disqualification of...
  • K'taka HC upholds disqualification of 11 MLAs 29-10-2010 02:47 PM

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court upheld the disqualification of the 11 Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) rebel MLAs on Friday. The 11 BJP MLAs had been disqualified by state Assembly Speaker KG Bopaiah. The much awaited verdict came as relief for the BS Yeddyurappa government. Yeddyurappa's advisor K Diwakar called the...
  • J&K interlocutors overstepping brief: BJP 24-10-2010 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) alleges the Jammu and Kashmir interlocutors, who were appointed by the Centre, have overstepped their brief by talking about the Pakistan dimension of the Kashmir issue. After Dilip Padgaonkar, who heads the panel, spoke of a Pakistan dimension to the Kashmir issue. A...