Tag: Bharatiya Janata Party

Amit Shah
Amit Shah's Odisha visit rescheduled to July 4

Bhubaneswar: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah’s three-day visit to Odisha has been rescheduled to July 4. He was earlier scheduled to visit the State on June 22. In view of the forthcoming President Poll, Shah’s programme has been rescheduled to July 4, 5 and 6. “As the president of BJP, Shah’s presence during […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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BJP turns heat on BJD-Cong, demands Sam Pitroda's ouster

Bhubaneswar: Demanding immediate ouster of Sam Pitroda from the post of Technical Advisor to the State government for his alleged involvement in the National Herald property grabbing case, the State unit of the BJP staged a demonstration at Master Canteen here on Sunday. Vice-president of BJP’s Odisha unit, Samir Mohanty said, the BJD and Congress […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Suresh Pujari
Virbhadra Singh as CM not good for democracy: BJP's Suresh Pujari

Bhubaneswar: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Odisha unit today demanded immediate resignation of Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh. Speaking at a press conference here at the party office, BJP national secretary Suresh Pujari demanded resignation of Singh on moral grounds. “Holding the office of Chief Minister by Virbhadra Singh is not good for democracy. BJP […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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2-day BJP natl executive meeting in Bhubaneswar from April 15

Bhubaneswar: BJP will hold its two-day national executive meeting in the Odisha capital from April 15, to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party national president Amit Shah, senior leader L K Advani and others. Announcing this today, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, said, “The Prime Minister will come to Odisha to thank the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
SP-BSP alliance will knock out BJP in Lok Sabha polls: Akhilesh

Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh): Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said an alliance between his party and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will knock out the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Addressing a ‘chaupal’ in Kannauj, the Lok Sabha constituency of his wife Dimple Yadav, the former Uttar Pradesh […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
'Chowkidar' will be ever alert, keep catching thieves: Modi

Solapur (Maharashtra): Kicking off the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Lok Sabha campaign in Maharashtra, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday targeted the Congress, accusing it of corruption and warned that “this Chowkidar (watchman) will never sleep and continue to catch thieves”. “Should the ‘chowkidar’ go ahead courageously or not? He never sleeps. However dark it may be, […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BJP will not allow reservation for minorities: Amit Shah

Hyderabad: The Bharatiya Janata Party will not allow the Telangana government to implement a 12 per cent reservation for minorities, party President Amit Shah said on Sunday. Addressing election rallies at four places in the state, he said the BJP would neither provide quota on the basis of religion nor allow its implementation by others. […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021

Bhopal: Acting on the orders of a local court, police have lodged an FIR against Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kamal Nath and Vyapam scam whistleblower Prashant Pandey. Additional Superintendent of Police Shashank Garg told IANS on Friday that an First Information Report (FIR) was lodged late on Thursday against the four for allegedly […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
BJP using social media to spread hatred: Akhilesh

Lucknow: Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for “using social media to spread hatred against religions and communities”. In a statement issued here, the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister said that this was fast turning into a major threat to democracy, with any person or […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Karnataka secretariat turns into fortress for floor test

Bengaluru: Heightened security and extra vigil have turned Karnataka’s secretariat, which houses the state legislature, into a fortress on Saturday for the crucial floor test of BJP Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa in the hung assembly. “Elaborate security arrangements have been made at the secretariat and the nearby legislators’ home to facilitate smooth conduct of the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Twitter saw over 30 lakh tweets on Karnataka polls

New Delhi: The micro-blogging platform registered over 30 lakh tweets related to Karnataka assembly polls in the past three weeks, with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) garnering 51 per cent of the share of voice, Twitter announced on Wednesday. Congress registered 42 per cent and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) seven per cent of mentions on Twitter […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
BJP urges Governor to allow it to prove majority

Bengaluru: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s chief ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa said on Tuesday evening that he had urged Governor Vajubhai R. Vala to allow him to prove majority support in the Karnataka Assembly. “We are the single largest party. We have requested the Governor to give the BJP a chance to prove majority in the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Shah calling opposition parties animals disrespectful, says Rahul

Bengaluru: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday slammed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah for likening opposition parties to animals, which is disrespectful to all Indians. “Calling the opposition parties animals exposes Shah’s mentality and reflects the vision of the BJP and its parent organisation RSS (Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh). It’s disrespectful to all […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Actor Prakash Raj takes jibe at BJP's 'promise'

Bengaluru: Actor Prakash Raj has taken a jibe at the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government at the Centre, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rally in Karnataka. Prakash on Monday took to Twitter and wrote a cryptic message that said “Promise toothpaste sold in 2014” failed to bring smiles to “distressed farmers or jobless youth”. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
SDMC bans display of non-veg food items

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has ordered eateries to keep all meat — raw or cooked — out of sight as “it can hurt sentiments”. Sources said the ban, which was proposed by a Councillor from Najafgarh, will be effective in about a month’s time. Abdul Wajid Khan, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021