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After bypoll victory in UP, Bihar, calls for united Opposition grow louder

After bypoll victory in UP, Bihar, calls for united Opposition...

The reverses suffered by the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha and assembly bypolls in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar on Thursday triggered urgent calls by rival parties to forge an united opposition front to take on the saffron party in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. As Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati led the opposition charge urging people not to let the BJP to come to power again at the Centre, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav indicated his party was keen on burying the hatchet with ..., 4 days ago

Yogi doesn't view bypoll defeat as referendum on BJP policies

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s defeat in the recent Lok Sabha bypolls in Gorakhpur and Phulpur cannot be termed a “referendum” on the policies and programmes of the party’s governments at the Centre or in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Sunday. He, however, added the BJP has learnt its “lessons” and exuded confidence it will perform better in future polls. “I don’t see the results as a referendum,” he said at an event. He ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Congress wins Rajasthan bypolls: Why Raje & Modi are in for a major rout in the state  catchnews.com1 month ago Over-confidence led to Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypoll loss: Yogi Adityanath  Rediff.com6 days ago

Voters showing BJP the door: Congress after bypoll results

The Congress on Wednesday said people across the country, angered by the Bharatiya Janata Party’s “arrogance and misrule”, were “showing it the door”, as was amply proved by the by-election results in the states. The Congress also claimed the BJP had “lost” its simple majority in the Lok Sabha. It said the BJP now had 271 members, minus the two rebel MPs, Kirti Azad and Shatrughan Sinha. However, according to the Lok Sabha secretariat, the BJP has 274 ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago BJP dumps 15-yr-old partner; ties up with Riu in Nagaland  Rediff.com1 month ago Karnataka bandhs put BJP in uncomfortable position as Congress leverages Mahadayi issue  catchnews.com1 month ago

My intention was not to hurt anybody's sentiments: Agarwal

New Bharatiya Janata Party entrant Naresh Agarwal on Tuesday apologised for his comments on Jaya Bachchan, but that did little to quell the outrage with Union minister Harsimrat Kumar Badal and BJP MP Rupa Ganguly amongst others taking up feminist cudgels on the actor-politician’s behalf. The Rajya Sabha MP, who lost out to Bachchan in the race for re-nomination to the upper house and on Monday quit the Samajwadi Party to join the BJP, had said at a press conference that the SP denied ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Mehbooba sacks Finance Minister Drabu for saying J-K 'not a political issue'

Jammu and Kashmir Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu, one of the architects of the Peoples Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance in the state, was unceremoniously sacked from the council of ministers by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday over his remarks that the Kashmir issue was not a political issue, sources said. The chief minister, who returned from the national capital to Jammu, shot off a letter to the state Governor N N Vohra requesting him to drop Drabu from her council of ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Independent Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar joins BJP

Independent Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar on Monday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party, a day after being made the party’s Rajya Sabha candidate for the biennial election to the upper house from Karnataka. Chandrasekhar joined BJP in the presence of state party President B S Yeddyurappa and other senior leaders, including Jagadish Shettar and Shobha Karandlaje, He said that his primary goal would be to strengthen the political momentum to replace the Congress government with BJP ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

BJP doles out return gift to masses on Vasundhara Raje’s birthday

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) celebrated the birthday of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje as the Women and Economically Backward Class Welfare Day on Thursday. Various service (seva) programmes were organised on behalf of the BJP and its forward ...
 DNA1 week ago

'Left is not right for any part of India': BJP reacts to poll results

Bharatiya Janata Party leaders were enthused after they ousted the Left government in Tripura and scored positively in Nagaland too.  Here are reactions from the party leaders.  MEGHALAYA, TRIPURA, NAGALAND: THE FINAL TALLY IMAGE: BJP president Amit Shah flashes the victory sign after his party won in Tripura.Photograph: PTI Photo Amit Shah Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah said Saturday’s victories in the Left’s citadel Tripura and Nagaland were an endorsement of ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago BJP is the antitheses of Tripura’s pluralism: Brinda Karat  catchnews.com1 month ago Jaipur: BJP survey to gauge its chances  DNA1 month ago

BJP wins 47 municipalities in Gujarat, down from 59

The Bharatiya Janata Party continued its winning performance in Gujarat by bagging 47 out of 75 municipalities on Monday. The main opposition, Congress, won 16 municipalities, while the Nationalist Congress Party and Bahujan Samaj Party emerged victorious on one each. Voting for the 75 municipalities was held on last Saturday and the results were declared on Monday. “The BJP has won 47 municipalities, the Congress 16, the NCP and BSP one each. While Independent candidates won four ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Gujarat's new BJP government to take oath on Tuesday  Rediff.com2 months ago Low-profile RSS man Vijay Rupani back at the helm  Rediff.com2 months ago

Inside BJP's 1.70 lakh sq ft newly-inaugurated head office

The Bharatiya Janata Party got a new address on Sunday, when their new headquarters, a multi-storeyed modern construction fitted with latest communication technologies, was inaugurated in the presence of top party leaders, including its president Amit Shah. IMAGE: The new head office is spread across 1.70 lakh sq ft, making it bigger than the office of any other political party in the world. Photograph: Manvender Vashist/PTI Photo The new party office is located at Deen ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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