Tag Archives: Bharatiya Janata Party
Panneerselvam’s Tweet Creates Flutter
In a faux pas, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu O. Panneerselvam on Saturday said alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party will be decided after local body polls are announced. Soon after realising his mistake, Panneerselvam again tweeted: "We mean that only after the announcement of local bo..
Uttarakhand Blood Banks Rates Hiked
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Uttarakhand has hiked the rates of private and government blood banks, an official said on Saturday. Blood will now cost Rs 450 per unit across, up from the previous Rs 350 per unit. The government also stated that in case a patient admitted at a ..
BJP Workers Burn Effigies Of Lalu, Nitish In Bihar
Opposition BJP workers on Thursday burnt the effigies of RJD chief Lalu Prasad and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the Bihar capital and other places in the state to protest an alleged attack on the BJP office and its workers. Leader of Opposition Prem Kumar led hundreds of Bharatiya Janata ..
RJD, BJP Workers Clash In Patna, Several Injured
At least half a dozen persons were injured in a violent clash between RJD and BJP workers in the Bihar capital on Wednesday, a day after IT raids in connection with alleged "benami" property deals involving RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his family. "RJD and BJP workers clashed violently by attacking ..
Arrest Me If I Have Done Wrong: Kerala BJP Chief
Bharatiya Janata Party's Kerala unit President Kummanam Rajasekheran on Tuesday said he is prepared to go to jail if he has done a wrong. On Monday, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan told the Kerala assembly that soon after the murder of a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) activist in Kannur distri..
AAP Now Stands In The League Of Clan Politics: BJP
Targeting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's wife Sunita, the BJP oMonday said that the AAP now stands in the league of clan politics where the relatives of party heads act as the public faces. "After today's reported tweet statement of Sunita Kejriwal on Kapil Mishra's campaign against corru..
BJP Legislator Reaches UP Assembly In Bullock Cart
The first day of the 17th Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday saw disruptions by the opposition, but there were some head turning moments too. A lawmaker of the ruling BJP came to the House in a bullock cart, while a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator arrived in an e-rickshaw. Jawahar lal Rajpur o..
BJP Seeks AFSPA In Kannur After RSS Worker’s Murder
The BJP on Saturday sought the imposition of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) in Kannur, a day after the hacking of an RSS office bearer, which Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has brushed aside, terming it a one-off incident. On Friday evening, a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh office b..
BJP Leader Marshalled Out Of Delhi Assembly
Opposition leader Vijender Gupta was on Tuesday marshalled out of the Delhi assembly for creating a ruckus during the one-day special session. Despite repeated requests and then warnings from Speaker Ram Niwas Goel, the Bharatiya Janata Party leader continued to intervene vocally following which..
Bengal Tribal Couple Who Hosted Me Forced To Join Trinamool: Amit Shah
BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday claimed that the tribal couple with whom he had lunch in West Bengal last month was forcibly made to join the ruling Trinamool Congress. "The tribal couple did not join the Trinamool on their own, they were forced to join the ruling party," Shah told reporters ..