Shanawaz Hussain

  • 'Shanawaz Hussain must contest LS polls from Muslim-dominated Kishanganj' March 8, 2014

    A BJP leader, Ashwani Kumar Choubey, wants Shahnawaz Hussain, the party's best known Muslim face, should contest from Muslim-dominated Kishanganj, not from Hindu-majority Bhagalpur. The former Bihar minister, a vocal supporter of the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, made the request while speaking to the media in Bhagalpur. Choubey, a BJP...
  • BJP's jibes at Rahul's comments on PM race, marriage March 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) took jibes at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on his comments that becoming Prime Minister is not his priority, saying he has realised that there is no chance of his becoming the PM. "Rahul Gandhi has realised that he will not become the...
  • Good, bad and bratty highflying politicians| Your say April 13, 2008

    New Delhi: It is a known and accepted practice that airline and airport staff make an extra effort to accommodate VIP passengers, sometimes even allowing them to board the flight in the last minute. Most passengers are advised by airlines to reach the airport at least two hours in advance,...