Tag: National Democratic Alliance

Jitan Ram Manjhi quits NDA to join RJD-led Grand Alliance in Bihar

Patna: The Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular (HAM-S) on Wednesday announced its exit from the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) with the BJP and said it would enter the Grand Alliance, a party leader said. “We have left the NDA,” HAM-S spokesperson Danish Rizwan told IANS. He said HAM-S would be joining the Grand Alliance led by the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Naidu sworn in as new Vice President

New Delhi: M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday took oath as India’s new Vice President. Nominated by the ruling BJP-led National Democratic Alliance, he won the vice presidential poll on August 5. The swearing-in ceremony was held in the Durbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhawan here. Earlier Naidu, 68, paid floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at the […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
NDA presidential candidate to file papers before June 24

New Delhi: The ruling National Democratic Alliance’s candidate for the July 17 presidential election will file his nomination papers before June 24, and the opposition parties would be informed of the name before the papers are filed. BJP sources said the nomination will be filed before Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves on his three-nation foreign […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
NDA doors closed forever for Chandrababu Naidu: Shah

Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh): BJP President Amit Shah on Monday launched a scathing attack on Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and made it clear that the doors of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) were closed forever for him. Exuding confidence that the NDA will retain power and Narendra Modi will become Prime Minister again after the […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Shah to meet NDA leaders, host dinner on May 21

New Delhi: Buoyed by the exit poll predictions, BJP President Amit Shah has convened a meeting of the leaders of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on May 21, ahead of the counting of votes on May 23. Sources in the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) said that Shah is likely to host a dinner for the NDA […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Twitter records 5.6 lakh tweets on exit polls in 24 hours

New Delhi: As majority of exit polls predicted victory for the BJP-led NDA at the Centre, Twitter recorded nearly 5.6 lakh tweets related to exit polls in 24 hours, the company said on Tuesday. “Twitter saw 560K Tweets talking about the Exit Polls in 24 hours, between 6:30pm on Sunday 19th until 6:30pm on Monday 20th […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Lalu Prasad skips lunch, goes mum after RJD rout

Ranchi: Jailed former Bihar Chief Minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad has stopped taking lunch and keeping quiet most of the time after his party suffered a humiliating rout in the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar. The Rashtriya Janata Dal failed to win any seat in Bihar, once its bastion, and Jharkhand. Despite the Modi […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
JD-U to go it alone in Assembly polls outside Bihar

Patna: The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Sunday decided not be a part of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance outside the Bihar. At its national executive meeting held at the official residence of JD-U chief Nitish Kumar here, the party also decided to go it alone in the upcoming Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Govt may close NTPC-SJVNL, IOC/BPCL-GAIL M&A deals in FY20

New Delhi: At least two PSU merger and acquisition deals would be concluded by the government in the current fiscal to reach closer to the higher disinvestment target of Rs 1,05,000 crore. Top sources in the government said that the deal where the NTPC will buy the entire government stake in hydro-power generator SJVNL and […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021