Tag: Bharatiya Janata Party

BJP, BJD in verbal duel ahead of Bijepur bypolls

Bhubaneswar: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and Bharatiya Janata Party entered into a verbal duel with the campaign for the by-poll to Bijepur Assembly constituency in Odisha’s Bargarh district reaching the last lap. Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who held several roadshows in the constituency seeking votes for party candidate Sanath Gartia, attacked Chief Minister […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Govt To Implement Two-Child Norm From 2021

Guwahati: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Assam has decided that people with more than two children will be ineligible for government jobs after January 1, 2021. The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting, here on Monday, with an aim to curb population explosion. A communique from Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal’s office said […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Haryana Chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar
Khattar May Stake Claim Today For Haryana Govt Formation

Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar is expected to meet Governor Satyadev Narayan Arya here on Friday to stake claim to form the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in its second consecutive term. Ahead of this, Khattar is expected to get support of Independent legislators — two of them are Lokhit Party (HLP) chief […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Khattar takes oath as Haryana CM for second term

Chandigarh: Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Haryana where the BJP formed a government, state’s first non-Congress government at the helm for the second consecutive term. The saffron party formed the government in alliance with the newly formed Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) led by Dushyant Chautala, who took […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Amid Suspense, BJP, Sena Leaders Meet Governor Separately

Mumbai: Amid suspense over the government formation, leaders of ruling allies, the Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena, met Maharashtra Governor B.S. Koshyari separately here on Monday. The first to call on the Governor was Shiv Sena’s Transport Minister in the outgoing cabinet Diwakar Raote, and BJP’s Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was expected to reach […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Odisha Govt Has Become Insensitive, Shameless: BJP

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress legislators have hit out at the Odisha government after Speaker SN Patro adjourned the winter session of the Odisha Assembly sine die on Thursday, 21 days ahead of schedule. “Just because the government didn’t find a place to hide its face over the issues raised in the […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
BJP Fires Salvo At Odisha Govt Over Jaga Mission

Bhubaneswar: Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday slammed the Odisha government alleging that it has betrayed slum dwellers in the name of granting them land rights under Odisha Liveable Habitat Mission (OLHM) or Jaga Mission. Addressing a presser in Bhubaneswar, State BJP general secretary Lekhashree Samantsinghar alleged that the government duped the slum dwellers by assuring […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Padma Row: "What about Sonia Gandhi?" BJP Spokesperson Sambit Patra Hits Back At Congress

New Delhi: The BJP on Monday staunchly defended its decision to confer Padma award to singer Adnan Sami by claiming that Sonia Gandhi too should be subject of discussion if everyone has to be judged by his or her parent’s deeds. “You know Sonia Gandhi’s father was related to Hitler. But when she was made […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Badminton Ace Saina Nehwal Joins BJP

Chandigarh: By opting to join the BJP, badminton ace Saina Nehwal has followed in the footsteps of other famous Indian athletes who opted for the party in the past to pursue their political dreams, including former cricketer Gautam Gambhir, hockey player Sandeep Singh, and wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt and Babita Phogat. Saina joined the Bharatiya Janata […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Ekamrakanan Land Row: BJP Stages Protest, Demands Odisha CM's Intervention

Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday staged a protest in front of the Ekamrakanan farm in the Capital city against the decision to handover around 20 acres of the farm to the State General Administration (GA) department. Alleging that some influential people are behind the move and a conspiracy has been hatched to […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Opposition Slams Odisha Govt
CAG Report: Opposition Slams Odisha Government Over Corruption, Losses In Power Sector

Bhubaneswar: The Opposition parties on Monday slammed the Odisha government over the irregularities which have been exposed in the recent audit findings of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report…

  • Monday, 05 April 2021