Prime Minister Candidate

  • Advani writes to Rajnath, expresses displeasure over BJP's affairs 13-09-2013 06:56 PM

    New Delhi: With the BJP declaring Gujarat Chief Minister and party's campaign committee chief Narendra Modi its prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 elections, senior leader LK Advani not only skipped the party's Parliamentary Board meet on Friday but also expressed his disappointment over party President Rajnath Singh's style of...
  • Upset over Narendra Modi, LK Advani skips BJP Parliamentary Board meet 13-09-2013 06:17 PM

    New Delhi: With the BJP all set to declare Gujarat Chief Minister and party's campaign committee chief Narendra Modi its prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 elections, senior leader LK Advani has decided to skip the party's Parliamentary Board meet on Friday. Advani is against the anointment of Modi as...
  • Is Narendra Modi the best bet for BJP in 2014? 07-06-2013 08:55 PM

    While many senior Bharatiya Janata Party leaders have decided to give a miss to the National Executive in Goa, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has taken the centrestage at the meet. Speculations are rife that Modi could be named as the party's campaign committee chief for the 2014 Lok Sabha...
  • 'Modi most well known backward caste leader' 01-05-2013 11:17 PM

    New Delhi: Bihar's Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi on Wednesday batted for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as prime minister calling him the most well known backward caste leader nationally. "India's next Prime Minister should be from the backward classes. Gujarat's Chief Minister Narendra Modi has never talked about his...
  • Won't tolerate a PM candidate thrust upon us: Shiv Sena 01-05-2013 10:54 PM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday said that BJP-led NDA should declare its Prime Ministerial candidate only after consulting all the allies. "We will not tolerate a candidate thrust upon us without discussions. We have not supported or opposed anybody," Uddhav said, speaking at a party meeting here...
  • Rahul Gandhi a big zero, Congress afraid of Modi: BJP 23-04-2013 02:30 AM

    Indore: In a fresh salvo ahead of Rahul Gandhi's visit to Madhya Pradesh, ruling BJP on Monday said the Congress Vice-President pales in comparison to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. "In comparison to Modi, Rahul is a big zero and the Congress leaders have a fear of Modi. They are...
  • BJP nominee to be NDA's PM candidate: Swamy 21-04-2013 11:28 PM

    Mumbai: Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said a BJP nominee will be the National Democratic Alliance's candidate for the Prime Ministerial post. "Six out of the seven NDA allies have no aversion if the candidate does not meet the secular standards of Janata Dal (United)," Swamy said in...
  • The Last Word: Is Nitish right to set criteria for NDA's PM candidate? 15-04-2013 10:26 PM

    In his speech on Sunday, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar listed the criteria for a prime minister and said only someone who can take all sections of society together can become take the top post. ...