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  • Vasundhara Raje greets people on the eve of Eid 1 hour 30 minutes ago

    Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva and Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Friday extended their greetings to the people of the state on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr. "Our diversity is our strength. We, as a nation, must ensure communal harmony and unity. "The holy month of Ramzan is observed by the Muslim community with acts...
  • BJP launches app to connect Delhi MPs with voters 15 hours 6 minutes ago

    New Delhi: With a view to ensuring better governance through technology, BJP on Monday launched a mobile phone app for Delhi which citizens can use to connect with their local MPs and register complaints and offer feedback. Launching the initiative, BJP President Amit Shah said it would help in the early...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 13 hours 11 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Amit Shah to visit Lucknow on August 19 15 hours 24 minutes ago

    BJP national president Amit Shah would be visiting Lucknow on August 19 on his first trip to the city after being elevated to the top post of the party. "Our national president Amit Shah will be visiting Lucknow on August 19," BJP spokesman Vijay Bahadur Pathak said. He said that "on the...
  • Small disputes turning into major incidents as SP government takes things lightly: BJP 17 hours 14 minutes ago

    Hitting out at the Uttar Pradesh government over Saharanpur violence, BJP on Monday alleged that that clash was a result of "administrative laxity" and "failure" of law and order in the state. "Akhilesh government, which is blaming BJP and terming Saharanpur violence as a caste clash, must clarify that why it...
  • Congress demands probe into bugging reports 18 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The controversy over the alleged bugging at the residence of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's house refused to die down with Congress on Monday demanding a probe and government virtually rejecting it. Gadkari, who holds the portfolio of Highways and Transport, himself calibrated his statement on Monday completely denying there...
  • AAP claims BJP using Delhi Police to harass party workers 18 hours 44 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday lambasted the BJP for allegedly using the Delhi Police to harass its workers. Four AAP workers were detained by the Delhi Police for pasting party posters earlier on Monday. "The Delhi Police has become a puppet in the hands of the BJP. It...
  • Declare disputed Karnataka area centrally administered: Shiv Sena 19 hours 23 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The police action against Marathi-speaking people at Yellur in Karnataka has prompted protests by political parties in Maharashtra, with the Shiv Sena calling it as an act of "terror" and seeking Centre's intervention in the "disputed" region. "It is the reign of goondas. Even we can do this goondagiri but...
  • Bengal tea garden crisis: The onus lies on the Mamata government, says BJP MP 21 hours 16 minutes ago

    The shutting down of five tea gardens in West Bengal has pushed workers to the brink of desperation. Some have been forced to make do with just Rs 15 per day. Some NGOs reporting that 100 people have died of malnutrition. Darjeeling MP and BJP Leader SS Ahluwalia told CNN-IBN...
  • Remove local police, bring in central forces in Belgaum: Shiv Sena 21 hours 51 minutes ago

    Speaking on the Belgaum border dispute, Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut said that the Centre should deploy its forces in the region and remove local police from there. ...
  • Uma Bharti demands CBI probe into Vyapam recruitment scam Yesterday

    Bhopal: Union Minister Uma Bharti had demanded investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation into the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB)scam, better known as Vyapam recruitment scam. Speaking to reporters in MP's Satna, the BJP leader alleged that a CBI probe was necessary in the case as there was...
  • Members to 18 committees elected unanimously in Parliament Yesterday

    New Delhi: Notwithstanding the ongoing BJP-Congress row over the Leader of Opposition issue, some signs of bonhomie returned to Parliament with members to as many as 18 committees and government bodies being elected unanimously for the first time in decades. Among the Committees to which unanimous elections have been held under...
  • Reports of bugging at Gadkari's house should be probed: Manmohan Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday said there should be an investigation into the report of bugging devices having been found in Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's residence and asked Government to explain the issue in Parliament. "If Ministers' houses are bugged, then it is not a good omen....
  • Gadkari calls reports of bugging devices at his home highly speculative Yesterday

    New Delhi: A controversy erupted over a report of bugging devices having been found in Nitin Gadkari's residence but the Union Minister on Sunday dubbed it as "highly speculative" even as the Congress said it reflects lack of faith and mutual trust among NDA ministers. A media report has claimed that...
  • Avoid over confidence: Ramdas Athawale's advice to BJP-Shiv Sena Yesterday

    Mumbai: Ramdas Athawale-led RPI, a constituent of the Mahayuti (grand alliance), today cautioned its allies BJP-Shiv Sena against becoming "over confident" while facing the upcoming Maharashtra assembly polls considering their remarkable victory in the Lok Sabha polls. "The BJP-Sena won by a huge margin in the Lok Sabha elections. However, they...
  • Modi government has done commendable work in two months: Venkaiah Naidu Yesterday

    Hyderabad: Asserting that the Narendra Modi government has done commendable work since it assumed office two months ago, union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said that it was trying to put the country's economy back on rails. He told reporters that the economy was derailed during the UPA's...
  • Congress criticism on LoP issue unfair: Venkaiah Naidu Yesterday

    Hyderabad:Accusing Congress of indulging in unfair criticism on the Leader of Opposition (LoP) issue, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday asserted that the matter is in the purview of the Lok Sabha Speaker. "The LoP issue is not in government's purview. I don't want to comment. But they criticise...
  • Saharanpur violence: Rashid Alvi holds BJP responsible Yesterday

    Indian National Congress leader Rashid Alvi holds BJP responsible for the Saharanpur unrest. He says that they want to destroy and divide Uttar Pradesh. While on the other hand, BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain says that the administration of the state has failed miserably and that they have developed a habit...
  • Narendra Modi under fire for silence over religious incidents 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing criticism for remaining silent about incidents deemed anti-Muslim in the past week, underscoring fears that his Hindu nationalist followers will upset religious relations in the multi-faith nation. Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party swept to power in May after an election campaign that mainly focused...
  • Sushma Swaraj meets Nepali leaders as joint commission meet starts 2 days ago

    The third meeting of the Nepal-India Joint Commission at the foreign minstry-level started here on Saturday after a hiatus of 23 years. Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who arrived in Kathmandu on Friday evening, jointly inaugurated the meeting with her Nepali counterpart, Mahendra Bahadur Pandey. Syed Akbaruddin, spokesman of the Indian...
  • UP government is doing wrong: Shahnawaz Hussain 2 days ago

    In connection with the temple clashes in Moradabad BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Saturday said that everybody has the right to pray. "There is no need to take permission from Mulayam Singh Yadav ji. UP government is doing wrong." ...
  • Denying Congress LoP post unjust: Rajeev Shukla 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Amid indications that Congress may not get the Leader of Opposition's post in Lok Sabha, senior party leader Rajeev Shukla on Saturday said it would amount to "injustice" and go against the "spirit" of the Supreme Court judgement. "Why should Congress stop talking about Leader of Opposition's post. This is...
  • Bharatiya Janata Party leaders detained for protests in Saharanpur 2 days ago

    A few Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were on Saturday detained in the party's bid to hold state-wide protests seeking registration of an FIR against a senior Moradabad police officer for allegedly assaulting party workers in Kanth. Uttar Pradesh BJP President Laxmikant Bajpai, who was going to Kanth to lodge an FIR against SSP Moradabad, was stopped, the...
  • Protest was held to please BJP: UP Waqf Minister Azam Khan 2 days ago

    Uttar Pradesh Waqf Minister Azam Khan has alleged that the protest held outside his residence in Lucknow was an attempt to please BJP. "Whatever has happened in Lucknow was an attempt to please the BJP and the perpetrators must had realised creating chaos on the occasion of Juma Alvida Namaaj was...
  • Modi launches web portal to take suggestions on good governance 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The BJP-led NDA government is following its 'less government, more governance' mantra. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a web portal titled MyGov where citizens can post their suggestions to the government. The initiative is a step ahead to digitize the government. At the launch of the web...
  • MP wants to be India's economic heart, Shivraj Singh calls for investment 3 days ago

    With a view to make Madhya Pradesh heart of economic activity in India, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has called on industry leaders to invest in the State and assured them of providing investor-friendly environment. Chouhan met top corporate executives at an event in Madhya Pradesh on Friday night and told...
  • Temple politics heat up in Moradabad, Congress leaders detained 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress leaders were on Saturday detained by the police when they were on a peace march towards Moradabad. They accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of raising communal tensions in Moradabad. Congress leaders Madhusudan Mistry and Nagma were leading the peace march. "We are going to Moradabad to calm...
  • Congress alleges travesty of justice as A-G denies it Leader of Opposition post 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In a big setback for the Congress, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has opined that the party is not eligible for the post of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha. The A-G has cited a 1956 convention which stipulates that a party must have 10 per cent strength...
  • Delhi BJP chief meets Lieutenant Governor 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Amid reports that his party may attempt to form the government in the national capital, BJP's Delhi unit president Satish Upadhyay on Friday met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung at Raj Niwas. The meeting comes a day after Jung met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for about 20 minutes and...
  • BJP's Kaptan Singh Solanki appointed Haryana's Governor with a view to end SGPC impasse 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The row over a separate Gurudwara Committee for Haryana has taken a new turn. Veteran BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Kaptan Singh Solanki on Friday was appointed the Governor of Haryana in place of Jagannath Pahadia who completes his tenure on Saturday. A Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said the...