The plan is to spread the Hindutva agenda and encourage Hindus to vote against alleged “protectors of minorities” or parties such as the ruling Samajwadi Party and the Congress.
Rahul Gandhi no threat, even Congress doesn’t take him seriously: Nitin Gadkari, former BJP president
For all practical purposes, Rahul Gandhi is the PM candidate as he is leading their campaign but the Congress doesn’t have the confidence to say so.
Lok Sabha polls 2014: BJP first to declare prime ministerial candidate and last to release manifesto
“Top leaders have jumped in at the last minute with inputs and changes. One important input arrived as late as 9.30 pm on Tuesday night,” sources in BJP said.
The RSS has plans to loan some 2,000 of its cadre to BJP to ensure that the Sangh ideology does not get diluted if the party forms the next govt.
Party patriarch LK Advani, who won't allow new leaders to sideline him, may become NDA chairman, irrespective of the election result.
The process of softening his Hindutva poster-boy image gained momentum when Narendra Modi was declared BJP’s PM candidate in September 2013.
The manifesto will also talk about a clear taxation policy to avoid cases like Vodafone, which dented India's reputation as an investor-friendly nation.
BJP puts off release of ‘India Vision 2025' document until after polls, fears its liberal stance on economic issues
The document backs retrenchment of labour to be made liberal and supports privatisation or even shutdown of loss-making PSUs along with disinvestment.
Facing flak for its "Modi is BJP" and "BJP is Modi" campaign, BJP has decided to make a shift in the next phase and bring in other party leaders too.
AK Antony has left Indian Navy headless and caused "irreparable damage" to armed forces: Former defence men
Antony has come under unprecedented attack from a battery of former navy chiefs, who accuse him of dithering by not appointing a successor to DK Joshi.
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