Shah to visit Kairana on Saturday, takes reins of BJP campaign in UP

Home minister Amit Shah has taken full charge of the BJP‘s election campaign for Uttar Pradesh assembly election, from finalising the tickets to ironing out differences among party leaders and galvanising the party machinery. Under his leadership, the party won three consecutive elections in UP in 2014, 2017 and 2019. Although Shah has been involved … Read more

BJP led government is projecting introduction of Inner Line permit for Manipur as one of its major achievements in poll bound state

BJP led government is projecting introduction of Inner Line permit for Manipur as one of its major achievements in poll bound state. In 2019 ILP was introduced in Manipur at the height of agitation against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Manipur Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh while speaking on the 50th anniversary of Statehood of Manipur … Read more

Adityanath releases BJP’s song for UP assembly polls

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday released the BJP‘s song for the assembly polls and said rioters, who once enjoyed the patronage of previous governments and were a threat to the state’s peace, now have their posters pasted in public places. Adityanath released the song titled ‘UP Phir Mangein BJP Sarkar’ at the … Read more

UP polls: Mulayam Singh’s daughter-in-law Aparna Yadav joins BJP

In a big blow to the Samajwadi Party ahead of upcoming assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Aparna Yadav, daughter-in-law of former state chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday. According to the sources, Aparna Yadav has sought a ticket from the Lucknow Cantt assembly seat. She joined the party in … Read more

Ex-IPS officers help BJP build ‘War on Crime’ narrative

Two former IPS officers who are now BJP leaders are playing a significant role in highlighting the difference in the law-and-order situation in Uttar Pradesh during the rule of Yogi Adityanath and the previous Samajwadi Party regime. Asim Arun had served as the commissioner of police in Kanpur before joining the BJP recently and his … Read more

Harish Rawat is my elder brother, ready to apologise a hundred times: Harak Singh Rawat

Keen to rejoin the Congress after being expelled from the BJP, Harak Singh Rawat on Tuesday said he is ready to apologise to former chief minister Harish Rawat any number of times for the sake of Uttarakhand’s interests. Referring to the rebellion against his government in 2016 which led to the imposition of the President’s … Read more

Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole slams BJP over ‘beat up, badmouth Modi’ video protests

Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole on Tuesday said the BJP was protesting over his video with the “Modi” reference to divert attention from real issues the people were facing. The video was widely circulated on Monday after a television channel aired it and Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis tweeted about it, though Patole had clarified … Read more

I am against Afspa, but have to also see national security: Manipur CM N Biren Singh

The BJP is looking to form the next government in Manipur on its own. Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh told Bikash Singh that for the past five years, the BJP-led government had to face the “pushes and pulls” of a coalition government. He feels Manipur is witnessing pro-incumbency and said that he would work with … Read more

Getting rid of BJP will be bigger than freedom from British rule: Mehbooba Mufti

Accusing the BJP of “sowing seeds of hatred” among different communities, PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said getting rid of the saffron party will be bigger than freedom from British rule. The former chief minister said the existence of Jammu and Kashmir is in danger under the BJP and urged the youth to stand … Read more

Goa Assembly Polls: PM Modi to chair meeting on January 19 to finalise BJP candidates

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a crucial meeting at the BJP headquarters on January 19 evening to finalise candidates for the upcoming Goa Assembly polls scheduled next month, said sources in the party. Union Home Minister Amit Shah, party national president JP Nadda, Goa election in-charge Devendra Fadnavis, Co-in charge G Kishan Reddy, Co-in … Read more