Centre files additional affidavit in Subramanian Swamy case

The Centre has sought to backtrack in the Supreme Court some views it had conveyed in a case involving BJP leader Subramanian Swamy.

BJP Corporator Shiv Seth shot dead in Varanasi

The 40-year-old BJP corporator named, Shiv Seth, was shot dead by motorbike-borne assailants in Tulsipur area here last night.

BJP leader threatens to behead Karnataka CM over beef remark, arrested
BJP leader threatens to behead Karnataka CM over beef remark, arrested

A BJP leader has threatened to behead Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah in public if he consumed cow meat.

VK Singh apologises for his remark on Ballabhgarh incident

Minister of State for External Affairs General (Retd.) V.K. Singh on Thursday apologised for his statement on the Ballabhgarh incident, which had stirred controversy and led opposition parties to even demand his ouster.

Subramanian Swamy calls Jawahar Lal Nehru 'third class pass'

Known for speaking his mind, BJP's firebrand leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday stoked fresh controversy when he called India's first prime minister Pt Jawahar Lal Nehru a 'third class pass'.

Will oppose any move to appoint 'regressive' Swamy as JNU VC, says JNUSU

Up in arms over reports of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy being offered the JNU VC post, the student community of the varsity have threatened to "resist any attempts with all its mights" to saffronise the campus, terming the BJP leader as a "regressive figure".

BJP leader Joy Banerjee apologises for his EC comment

Actor-turned BJP leader Joy Banerjee on Wednesday apologised for his controversial remark that "Election Commission is in our hands" and said he uttered the words in over-enthusiam and believed that the CEC is the protector and pillar of democracy.

Sushil Modi opposed Narendra Modi's PM bid two years back: BJP leader Chandra Mohan Rai

Senior BJP leader Chandra Mohan Rai, who resigned from all posts on Tuesday, claimed that the former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi had opposed the prime ministerial bid of then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi two years ago.

BJP leader surrenders in UP in SC/ST Act case

A court here has rejected the interim bail plea of a local BJP leader and three others and sent them to jail in connection with a two-year-old case registered under the SC/ST Act.

No point talking to Pakistan: Yashwant Sinha

 India should not engage with Pakistan unless it is "absolutely certain" about the outcome, former external affairs minister Yashwant Sinha said on Sunday.

BJP worker shot dead in Bihar, two arrested

A BJP worker was shot dead in the Bihar capital on Thursday, triggering protests by party leaders. Police said two of the assailants have been arrested while raids were being conducted to nab the third accused.

BJP leader chased, shot dead by assailants in Patna

BJP leader Avinash Kumar was chased and shot dead by assailants in Patna, Bihar.

Made no allegations on Shanta Kumar, Kalia clarifies

 Senior BJP leader from Punjab, Manoranjan Kalia today said that he had not made any allegations against party veteran Shanta Kumar, but had only asked some questions from him.

Most BJP leaders supported when I raised issues: Shanta Kumar

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shanta Kumar has said that most of the party leaders "were with me" on the issue of Vyapam and Sushma Swaraj-Vasundhara Raje episodes.

IPL spot-fixing: 'Indiscipline' cause of all problems, says Kirti Azad
IPL spot-fixing: 'Indiscipline' cause of all problems, says Kirti Azad

Former cricketer and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirti Azad on Tuesday said that indiscipline is the sole reason behind the controversy surrounding the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament.

Swamy demands special commemorative stamp on Thackeray

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has said he has written to the Centre asking for a special commemorative stamp be released in honour of late Sena chief Bal Thackeray.

UP BJP leader's death: Property of mafia don's cousin attached

The property of Manoj Yadav, cousin of mafia don D P Yadav and accused of killing a local BJP leader last year, was attached today at Laxmi Nagar area, police said.

When Subramanian Swamy shocked people at a wedding!

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday found himself in an awkward situation while presiding over a wedding here when he inadvertently appeared to be on the verge of tying the mangalsutra instead of handing it over to the groom.

Black money: SC to hear Subramanian Swamy's plea today

A bench, comprising Chief Justice HL Dattu and justices Arun Mishra and Amitava Roy, said that it will take up the matter on Tuesday at 4 pm.

BJP leader's body found near railway tracks in West Bengal

The body of a local BJP leader was found near railway tracks in Hooghly district on Tuesday, with the party claiming that he had been abducted and murdered for "campaigning against the Trinamool Congress".