Sedition case filed against Jharkhand BJP chief for trying to ‘destabilise’ state government

A sedition case was registered in by-poll-bound Dumka against Jharkhand BJP chief and Rajya Sabha MP Deepak Prakash on Saturday for allegedly trying to destabilise the JMM-Congress-RJD government in the state, police said. The BJP leader had on Friday said in a press conference that the saffron party will form the government in the state… Continue reading Sedition case filed against Jharkhand BJP chief for trying to ‘destabilise’ state government

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Amit Shah to begin two-day visit to West Bengal from 5 Nov ahead of 2021 Assembly polls

Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah will be on a two-day visit to West Bengal from 5 November to take stock of the party’s organisational matters ahead of the 2021 Assembly elections, party sources said on Friday night. In a late-night development, West Bengal BJP general secretary Sayantan Basu said the scheduled visit… Continue reading Amit Shah to begin two-day visit to West Bengal from 5 Nov ahead of 2021 Assembly polls

Bihar Election 2020 Voting Date Phase 1: Voting to be held between 7 am to 6 pm tomorrow across 71 constituencies

In Phase 1 of the Bihar Assembly Election 2020 on 28 October, Wednesday (28 November), polling is set to take place in 71 constituencies across the state. Taking into consideration the safety of voters in view of the coronavirus pandemic, the timing of polling has been extended by one hour. Voters will be able to… Continue reading Bihar Election 2020 Voting Date Phase 1: Voting to be held between 7 am to 6 pm tomorrow across 71 constituencies

LJP govt will send Nitish Kumar to jail if found guilty of corruption, says Chirag Paswan

Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan on Monday alleged corruption in Nitish Kumar’s flagship ‘Saat Nishchay’ (seven resolves) scheme and said if voted to power he will get it probed and send to jail those found guilty, including the chief minister. The LJP chief also raised an accusing finger at Kumar in the implementation of… Continue reading LJP govt will send Nitish Kumar to jail if found guilty of corruption, says Chirag Paswan

As Ladakh gears up for maiden council polls in shadow of stand-off, BJP sends in big guns

Ladakh in the past few months has been in the national news because of the border stand-off with China. While the two sides have already held a series of diplomatic and military talks, there has been no concrete breakthrough. But in the shadow of stalemate, another battle is quietly brewing. Ladakh’s political parties are fighting… Continue reading As Ladakh gears up for maiden council polls in shadow of stand-off, BJP sends in big guns

Shivraj Singh Chouhan says Kamal Nath’s ‘item’ remark against Imarti Devi shows Congress’ ‘crooked mentality’

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has hit out at former CM Kamal Nath over his “item” remark against state minister Imarti Devi, saying it shows the “crooked and despicable mentality of the Congress”. The remark is a disrespect not just of the minister, but each and every girl of the Gwalior-Chambal region, Chouhan… Continue reading Shivraj Singh Chouhan says Kamal Nath’s ‘item’ remark against Imarti Devi shows Congress’ ‘crooked mentality’

BJP workers in UP free colleague from police custody, party rejects charge they did it forcibly

Unruly scenes were witnessed at a police station in Lakhimpur Kheri on Friday night as local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and workers allegedly barged into its premises and freed their colleague detained for “misbehaviour” with police, but the party denied charges it got him released forcibly. BJP MLA Lokendra Pratap Singh, who also went… Continue reading BJP workers in UP free colleague from police custody, party rejects charge they did it forcibly

Amit Shah says Nitish Kumar to be next Bihar CM, asserts BJP won’t stake claim to top post

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday asserted that Nitish Kumar will be the next chief minister of Bihar after the coming assembly elections in the state. Shah also said that the NDA will get a two-third majority in the polls. “There is no if or but. Nitish Kumar will be the next chief minister… Continue reading Amit Shah says Nitish Kumar to be next Bihar CM, asserts BJP won’t stake claim to top post

Mehbooba Mufti released: Will continue struggle for restoration of Article 370, says PDP chief

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti, who was released from detention after 14 months, has vowed to continue her struggle for the restoration of Article 370 and the resolution of the Kashmir issue. She said the Centre’s decision of 5 August 2019 was a “daylight robbery”. “We all have to… Continue reading Mehbooba Mufti released: Will continue struggle for restoration of Article 370, says PDP chief

‘Don’t need your certificate for my Hindutva’: Uddhav Thackeray responds to Governor BS Koshyari over reopening religious places

In a letter to Thackeray on Monday, the Maharashtra governor had questioned the chief minister’s decision to keep religious places in the state closed amid the COVID-19 pandemic Responding sharply to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari’s letter over the state’s decision to not open religious places in Maharashtra amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav… Continue reading ‘Don’t need your certificate for my Hindutva’: Uddhav Thackeray responds to Governor BS Koshyari over reopening religious places