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24-Mar-2019 Agra

Back Modi for better governance, security : Amit Shah

Lashing out at the "adulterated" politics of the opposition and corruption of the Congress, BJP President Amit Shah and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday urged voters to back Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA for better governance and national security.Scoffing...

24-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Arun Jaitley slams Congress over its 'dynastic character'

Claiming Congress leaders were "staring" at defeat in the elections due to their party's dynastic character, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday asked if the party workers were getting frustrated due to their chief Rahul Gandhi's perceived shortcomings.He...

24-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Rahul Gandhi made crores through illegal means, alleges BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has alleged that Congress President Rahul Gandhi has earned crores of rupees through illegal means."Gandhi is not a professional and his only income is through his salary as an MP. But his assets have increased many times,"...

24-Mar-2019 New Delhi

BJP axes Raman Singh's son, 4 other Chhattisgarh MPs

The BJP, which has already axed five of its sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh, on Sunday fielded new faces in five more constituencies, denying ticket to sitting MPs including six time Raipur MP Ramesh Bais and Abhishek Singh, son of former Chief Minister Raman...

24-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Modi, Rahul firm up narratives in election criss-cross

They have different styles of campaigning and have adopted different strategies to woo voters in the Lok Sabha elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi are the lead campaigners for their parties, but have followed a diverse...

23-Mar-2019 New Delhi

BJP releases 4th list, Muslim woman fielded in Bengal

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday released its fourth list of candidates for 11 Lok Sabha seats in Telangana, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.Muslim woman, Mahfuza Khatun, has also been given the ticket by the saffron party from West Bengal's...

23-Mar-2019 New Delhi

BJP releases 5th list of 48 Lok Sabha candidates

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday came out with its fifth list of 48 candidates, spanning the six states of Goa, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh and Karnataka.The list features three Union Ministers - Narendra Singh Tomar,...

23-Mar-2019 Guwahati

Denied ticket, BJP MP in Assam to float new party

Sitting BJP MP from Assam's Tezpur, Ram Prasad Sarmah, who has been dropped for the 2019 polls, on Saturday said that he will float a new party which will bring in all the old and "neglected" BJP leaders.The BJP has replaced Sarmah with state minister Pallab...

23-Mar-2019 New Delhi

BJP declares 36 names, to field Patra from Puri

The BJP on Saturday declared the names of 36 candidates for the coming Lok Sabha polls with the party deciding to field its spokesman Sambit Patra from the Puri parliamentary constituency in Odisha.The list was declared after a marathon meeting of the Central...

23-Mar-2019 Mumbai

Situation changes, location remains the same : Shatrughan Sinha

The irrepressible Shatrughan Sinha may have lost the BJP's nomination from the Patna Sahib Lok Sabha seat to Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. But is he sulking about it? Far from it!The actor-turned-politician says the move was long due. "The only reason...

22-Mar-2019 New Delhi

BJP drops two union ministers in first LS list

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has denied tickets to two Union Ministers Krishna Raj and Vishnu Deo Sai in the first list it has released of 184 candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Krishna...

22-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani vs Rahul Gandhi in high profile Amethi

Union Minister Smriti Irani, who challenged Rahul Gandhi in his Amethi bastion in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, will again take on the Congress President from the high profile parliamentary constituency in the upcoming general elections.In the last Lok Sabha...

01-Feb-2015 New Delhi

Worried BJP ropes in Harsh Vardhan to boost Bedi

Troubled by reports that the voters of Krishna Nagar, the constituency of BJP chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi, are not warming up to her, the senior leadership has directed local heavyweight and union minister Harsh Vardhan to "put in extra efforts" to...

29-Jan-2015 London

Simulated Mars mission gutted in fire

A simulated Mars mission held in the Utah desert in the US came to an abrupt end, when the research station was gutted in fire, media reported Wednesday.According to a Daily Mail report, the mission involved four “astronauts” living in isolation for...

11-Nov-2014 Ranchi

Amit Shah appeals to Jharkhand voters to give clear mandate

BJP president Amit Shah Tuesday appealed to voters in Jharkhand to give the party a clear mandate in the coming assembly polls."We appeal to the people of Jharkhand to give us a clear mandate in the assembly polls. The people should vote for a stable...

16-May-2014 Vadodara/Ahmedabad (Gujarat)

will take everyone along, make development mass movement: Modi

In his first comments after BJP won the Lok Sabha election, party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Friday stressed that his government will take everyone along.Modi, who addressed a rally in Vadodra and later in Ahmedabad, also took potshots...

16-May-2014 Lucknow

Modi tsunami washes away Congress, regional satraps in UP

The Modi tsunami Friday changed the contours of politics in Uttar Pradesh as the BJP and its allies won 73 out of the state's 80 parliamentary constituencies while all regional players were pushed to the sidelines or even wiped out, while the Congress only...

16-May-2014 Kolkata

Bengal not untouched by Modi magic

Narendra Modi, who powered BJP to the most resounding electoral victory the country has seen in last 30 years, also weaved his magic in West Bengal which saw his party put up an impressive performance despite considered weak in the state over the years.Besides...

16-May-2014 Bangalore

Huge victory margin for Yeddyurappa in Karnataka

BJP's former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Friday recorded the biggest victory margin of 363,305 votes over his Congress rival Manjunath Bhandary in Shimoga Lok Sabha seat in the state.Contesting a parliamentary poll for the first time on returning...

16-May-2014 Chennai

In Tamil Nadu, BJP ranks third in vote share

Securing around five percent vote share in Tamil Nadu, the BJP ranks third next only to ruling AIADMK (44 percent) and DMK (23 percent) and even ahead of its alliance partners.Incidentally it is only BJP and PMK that have won a seat each in the polls while 37...

16-May-2014 New Delhi

Narendra Modi scripts history, to become PM; Congress decimated

In a historic election that would could have far-reaching implications for India's polity and its policies, Narendra Modi, a rank outsider to Delhi's politics, was poised to become the 14th prime minister of this perse nation of 1.2 billion people, storming...

16-May-2014 Chandigarh

BJP’s Chandigarh unit rejoices resounding victory of Kirron Kher

Chandigarh’s newly elected MP of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Kirron Kher registered the victory by securing 1,91,362 votes. On this occasion while addressing the party cadre at BJP’s office Kamlam, in Sector 33, Kirron Kher said that the victory would not have...

14-May-2014 New Delhi

Party will decide on Advani's role at right time: Gadkari

An "appropriate decision at an appropriate time" will be taken by the BJP on the role of party veteran L.K. Advani, former party chief Nitin Gadkari said Wednesday.Gadkari, along with party president Rajnath Singh and Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha...

13-May-2014 New Delhi

BJP to win 253 seats, NDA 303, Congress 66: survey

A post-election survey released Tuesday said the BJP was set to win a record 253 seats in the Lok Sabha and the Congress just 66, its lowest ever tally.The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will win in all 303 seats, according to the LensOnNews...

13-May-2014 New Delhi

Modi writes to Delhi businessman predicting 300 seats for NDA

BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has written to a Delhi businessman who had predicted around 300 seats for the NDA in the polls.In his letter to Vijay Bansal, a resident of Rohini in west Delhi and running a construction business, Modi said...

12-May-2014 New Delhi

Local issues couldn't be discussed in Lok Sabha polls: Modi

BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Monday said that local issues could not be discussed during campaigning for Lok Sabha polls."Due to the Lok Sabha campaign, the local issues of all these states could not be discussed the manner in which they...

12-May-2014 New Delhi

Highest turnout reflection of people wanting change: Rajnath Singh

BJP president Rajnath Singh said Monday the highest turnout in the Lok Sabha election was a clear indication of change and people wanting a government with a full majority.In a statement here, Rajnath Singh said people wanted to give a full majority to a...

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