Now, alliance hiccups for BJP in Jharkhand
The AJSU has announced candidates for three seats — Chakradharpur, Sindri and Simaria –– where the BJP has also fielded its own candidates. The AJSU, which was earlier demanding 19 of the 81 seats in the alliance, agreed to limit it to 12 after AJSU president Sudesh Mahto met BJP president Amit Shah over seat-sharing in New Delhi on Monday.
TDP, BJP eye gains as Andhra Pradesh sees religious shifts
TDP, known traditionally for its secular stand, in the recent general elections al...
Pankaja Munde removes BJP from Twitter bio, creates a flutter
Munde on Sunday urged her supporters to come for a rally to be held in Beed on ...
Maharashtra: Pankaja Munde removes BJP from Twitter bio
Former minister and BJP leader Pankaja Munde has removed the party's name from her Twitter bio. Now her bio on the micro-blogging site reads...
View: BJP is fast becoming like Congress in graft
The BJP government had earlier launched nine corruption cases relating to a Rs 70,000 crore irrigation scam against Pawar. These magically disappeared when he offered his hand. The governor swore in Devendra Fadnavis and Pawar as chief minister and deputy chief minister respectively.
Sharad Pawar meets Sonia Gandhi, says government formation with Sena in Maharashtra not discussed
Addressing a press conference, Pawar said he briefed Gandhi about the political situation in Maharashtra and that there was no talk on government formation in the state. "We have discussed in detail the political situation in Maharashtra," he said.
Distinction must between checking and clogging: PM Modi in Rajya Sabha
"The Rajya Sabha is about checks and balances. This is absolutely essential for our democracy. Debates have to be many and effective. But, there is also a difference between checking and clogging (and between) balance and blocking," he said. Modi also lauded NCP and the BJD for never rushing to the well of the House to raise their issues.
RS departs from convention in paying tributes to Jaitley, others
In a departure from convention, the Rajya Sabha on Monday allowed leaders of various political parties to speak and pay tributes to five late members, including former finance minister Arun Jaitley.
Spotlight on Amethi DM after video with kin of BJP leader's slain son goes viral
On the demands of the family, the DM visited the post-mortem house on Wednesday, where the body of Sonu Singh (35), who was killed by armed miscreants on Tuesday night, was brought. In the video clip that has gone viral, the DM is seen almost dragging a cousin of the deceased, a senior PCS officer, Sunil Singh.
Citizenship amendment bill gets Cabinet nod, set to be tabled in Parliament
The Bill has been opposed vehemently by opposition parties like Congress, Trinamool, DMK, Samajwadi Party, RJD and the Left and even regional parties like BJD have expressed reservations. The Bill has sparked resentment in the northeast.
Delhi HC dismisses plea challenging Harsh Vardhan's election
Justice Navin Chawla allowed the Centre's application which claimed that no grounds were made out for challenging the BJP leader's election.
It will be a Litmus Test for JMM-Cong in faceoff with BJP’s Oraon in Sisai
The alliance between Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and Congress seems to be on real test in Sisai assembly constituency (ST) from where BJP nominee is Jharkhand assembly speaker Dinesh Oraon.
Centre considers easing lending rules for shadow banks: Sources
The govt is keen to revive credit growth after GDP growth slumped to a six-year low in the quarter to Sept. 30.
Congress or BJP, in the end it’s Jarkiholi family that gains
Sibling Satish Jarkiholi, also a Congress MLA, is backing Lakhan, urging voters that they should not forgive Ramesh for the “betrayal.” Just before starting the day’s campaigning in Gokak, Satish told ET that he decided to field his younger brother against the elder brother to ensure Congress’s victory.
"Corruption in 5 Years of BJP Govt in Jharkhand is an Issue," says JMM president Hemant Soren
My question is: If you talk about Kashmir in Jharkhand, where would we talk about the unemployment, lower industrial growth and corruption in Jharkhand: Hemant Soren
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