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  • Birbhum: TMC leaders used their clout to influence the locals, says Rahul Sinha October 30, 2014

    Due to increased attacks on BJP workers in Birbhum district, allegedly by TMC workers, a three-member fact-finding team of the BJP visited Birbhum to assess the situation. BJP leader Rahul Sinha said that the TMC leaders had used their clout to influence the locals. ...
  • Black money: Would be wrong if Modi government does cherry picking, says Khurshid October 27, 2014

    The Congress has attacked the Narendra Modi government saying that it is selectively revealing names of people having black money accounts. The Congress has questioned as to why the Centre named only three businessmen having black money accounts and not others. ...
  • It's the beginning of the end for those who have stashed illegal money abroad: BJP October 27, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government on Monday revealed names of three black money account holders in the Supreme Court. However, the list includes no politicians. But the BJP says that more names will be revealed as per the due procedure. ...
  • Decision on CM will be taken keeping Haryana's betterment in mind: Capt Abhimanyu Singh October 21, 2014

    Karnal MLA Manohar Lal Khattar, an RSS man, and a non-Jat, is emerging the frontrunner. The final decision will be taken by the legislative party which meets on Tuesday. ...
  • Pakistan being isolated internationally because of its deeds: BJP October 14, 2014

    In a snub for Pakistan by the UN after repeated ceasefire violations at the international border, its attempts to seek a UN intervention on Kashmir have failed to draw any response from the world body. The UN has said that India and Pakistan need to resolve all differences through...
  • Nothing wrong in PM Modi campaigning extensively in Maharashtra: Goa CM October 7, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has faced severe criticism from former ally Shiv Sena over him addressing multiple poll rallies in Maharashtra. Goa Chief Minister and BJP leader Manohar Parrikar has jumped to Modi's defence saying that there is nothing wrong with Modi's campaign blitz. ...
  • Watch: BJP hits back at those criticising PM's Teachers' Day speech directive September 4, 2014

    With a day to go for Teachers' Day, schools across the country are preparing to telecast the PM's speech live for students. "If the Teachers' Day is getting so much importance, what is wrong with it? A former PM's birthday is celebrated as Children's Day, isn't that politics? PM is...
  • Can a consolidation of Opposition forces really block the Modi juggernaut? August 25, 2014

    It was a big day for the grand alliance of the Rashtriya Janata Dal, Janata Dal United and the Congress in Bihar as it swept six out of the 10 assembly seats that went to polls last week. The BJP was brought down to four seats. ...
  • Congress is left alone on Judicial Appointment Bill: Naresh Aggarwal August 11, 2014

    Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Aggarwal on Monday said that the Judicial Reform Bill is accepted across the party lines and Congress is left alone on its stand to oppose it. ...
  • Centre considering Bharat Ratna for former PM Vajpayee August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Speculation is rife that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led NDA government is considering to honour former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Bharat Ratna award. Names of other icons including Bahujan Samaj Party founder (BSP) Kanshiram are also under consideration for the highest civilian honour. ...
  • Bengal tea garden crisis: The onus lies on the Mamata government, says BJP MP July 28, 2014

    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 CNNIBN...
  • Congress questions Amit Shah's elevation to BJP chief's post July 9, 2014

    The Congress on Wednesday said that the BJP has exposed itself by making Amit Shah, a tainted leader, the party's chief. "We are indifferent to this. Someone who was tainted and has various criminal records has been chosen. They have exposed themselves," said Congress leader Renuka Choudhary. ...
  • Watch: Celebrations outside BJP office in Ahmedabad as Amit Shah made party chief July 9, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday announced Amit Shah as the new party President. The announcement was made by the party's Parliamentary Board which met on Wednesday to nominate Shah. ...
  • Railways needs to be depoliticised: Dinesh Trivedi July 8, 2014

    Former Railway Minister Dineh Trivedi had to step down after facing flak for increasing rail fares. "We should stop politicising Indian Railways. It's a sad affair that the same BJP had criticised the fare hike. We should have a national policy on railways," Trivedi said. ...
  • Watch: CNNIBN finds out the cleanliness ground reality in trains July 8, 2014

    Just hours before the Railway Budget is to be presented; CNNIBN's Shylaja Varma boards a train and finds out about the cleanliness in the pantry car and toilet. She also takes the passengers views over lack of facilities in trains and stations. ...
  • PM should apologise for Gopal Subramanium row: Congress July 2, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is facing flak for the showdown between his government and the Chief Justice of India over Gopal Subramanium. "It's unprecedented for a judge to come out and speak in this manner. PM should come out and apologise. The Law Ministry is not correct if it's saying...
  • BJP's definition of 'good days' coming out now: Congress on price rise July 1, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government is facing criticism for further burdening the common man with another hike in fuel prices. Petrol prices were hiked by Rs 1.69 per litre from midnight. ...
  • Watch: Police lathicharge BJP youth wing members protesting outside UP Assembly June 30, 2014

    The youth wing of the BJP protested outside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday against the failing law and order situation in the state. The BJP workers also protested against power cuts, poor development in the state, price rise and inflation. Police used water canons and tear gas to disperse...
  • Every MP shouldn't speak to the media, it's the party spokesperson's job: MoS Krishan Pal Gurjar June 28, 2014

    Newly elected BJP MPs are attending a twoday orientation programme in Surajkund, Haryana. According to sources, Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioned MPs against loose talk in front of the media. ...
  • National Herald case: Will the law catchup with top Congress leadership? June 26, 2014

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi have been summoned by a Delhi court on August 7 in the National Herald case. The court has found prima facie evidence against Sonia in the case and she has been summoned as accused after Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy...
  • Nihal Chand case: Can a Minister accused of rape be allowed to continue in the Cabinet? June 18, 2014

    Pressure is mounting on the Bharatiya Janata Party as a woman who has alleged she was sexually assaulted by Union Minister of State Nihal Chand three years ago, has called for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to remove him from the Cabinet. ...
  • Before polls it was 'har ghar Modi', now it's 'har ghar mombatti': Congress on Delhi power crisis June 11, 2014

    The political battle over the power crisis in Delhi continues. Congress leader Rashid Alvi blamed the BJP for the crisis saying, "Before elections, we kept hearing the slogan har har Modi (Modi in every household). Now it has become har ghar mombatti (candle in every household)" ...
  • Watch: BJP MP Devjibhai dances outside Parliament June 5, 2014

    Surendranagar BJP MP Devjibhai Fatehpura danced outside Parliament on Thursday before being sworn in. MP Manoj Tiwari was also seen singing outside Parliament. ...
  • What next for BJP in Maharashtra after Gopinath Munde's death? June 3, 2014

    A pall of gloom descended on the Parli Vaijnath town in the Beed district of Marathwada region in Maharashtra as the news of the demise of its most illustrious son Gopinath Munde trickled on Tuesday morning. People came on to the streets in small groups as the news of the...
  • Watch: Harsh Vardhan remembers Gopinath Munde, breaks down June 3, 2014

    Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan was among the first few people who got to know about Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde's accident. He speaks to CNNIBN about what was the turn of events. ...
  • Gopinath Munde has left a vacuum that can't be filled: Kirron Kher June 3, 2014

    BJP MP Kirron Kher said, "Mundeji, like his brother in law Pramod Mahajan ji, was one of the tallest leaders in Maharashtra. He has left behind a vacuum that is hard to fill." ...
  • Watch: Top BJP, Opposition leaders pay homage to Gopinath Munde June 3, 2014

    Leaders across party lines paid homage to Rural development Minister Gopinath Munde, who died in a road accident in Delhi. NCP chief Sharad Pawar and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi joined top BJP leaders at the BJP headquarters in paying homage to Munde. ...
  • Watch: Leaders across party lines condole Gopinath Munde's death June 3, 2014

    Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning. The accident took place when Munde was on his way to the IGI airport to fly to Mumbai. ...
  • Watch: Sequence of events that led to Gopinath Munde's death June 3, 2014

    Union Minister Gopinath Munde died after he met with an accident in Delhi early on Tuesday morning. His car, a Maruti SX4, was hit by a Tata Indica after which Munde was rushed to the AIIMS trauma centre and was declared dead. ...
  • Advani, Joshi still capable of taking up any responsibility: BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha May 31, 2014

    The first open criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's age cutoff for ministers within the BJP has come from Shatrughan Sinha. Speaking exclusively to CNNIBN, the senior leader said LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi are still capable of taking up any responsibility. ...