Sushil Kumar Modi to lead BJP in Bihar polls: Union Minister

Amid intense speculations as who would lead BJP in the crucial Bihar polls next year, senior party leader and Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Saturday said elections would be fought under the leadership of Sushil Kumar Modi.

Japan is at the heart of India's Look East policy: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Japan on Saturday for a five-day bilateral visit–his maiden one outside India's immediate neighbourhood.

Sheila Dikshit fined by court for not appearing in defamation case

In what could spell fresh trouble for former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, a court has imposed a fine of Rs 3 lakh on her for failing to appear for a hearing in defamation case filed against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijender Gupta, as per reports on Saturday.

BJP on back foot, does not want elections in Delhi: Tariq Anwar

Nationalist Congress Party ( NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Saturday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not want elections to take place in Delhi as they have now realised that the coming days are not good for them.

AAP greedy for power, claims Congress in wake of Kumar Vishwas-BJP link controversy

The Congress Party said on Saturday that the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) remains greedy for power.

Gadkari dismisses reports of bugging

As the controversy over alleged bugging of his residence continued, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday insisted that the reports were "false and baseless".

AAP leader confirms BJP MP Manoj Tiwari offered Kumar Vishwas Delhi CM's post
AAP leader confirms BJP MP Manoj Tiwari offered Kumar Vishwas Delhi CM's post

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas has made serious allegations against the Bharatiya Janata Party saying that a BJP MP asked him to join the party and help it win Delhi elections.

Can consider tie-up from CPI-M if it so proposes: Mamata Banerjee
Can consider tie-up from CPI-M if it so proposes: Mamata Banerjee

Averring that no one is "untouchable", West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said her Trinamool Congress would consider and discuss the matter if a proposal for a tie-up came from her long-time foe CPM.

PM Modi's Japan visit: MoU to develop Varanasi into 'smart city' signed
PM Modi's Japan visit: MoU to develop Varanasi into 'smart city' signed

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived on Saturday at Osaka International airport in Japan on his maiden bilateral visit outside the Indian subcontinent, which is expected to open new vistas in the bilateral ties and take the Strategic and Global Partnership to a higher level.

BJP credits Modi for hike in growth rate, says it's beginning of good days

BJP on Friday credited the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the steps taken by the new government for the increase the country's growth rate to 5.7 per cent for the April-June quarter, saying it heralds the beginning of good days promised by the party.

Don't involve husbands in govt work: BJP to women councillors

BJP's Delhi unit president Satish Upadhyay on Friday asked the party's women councillors to ensure that their husbands stayed away from government activities.

BJP blowing up minor issues; no law and order problem in UP: Akhilesh

Accusing the BJP of blowing out of proportion minor incidents of violence in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday affirmed that there is no law and order problem in the state and the government is keeping a close watch on all "troublemakers".

BJP will comment on govt formation in Delhi after LG takes decision: Shahnawa

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shahnawaz Hussain on Friday said his party will react to the ongoing speculation about government formation in Delhi only after Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung takes a final call on the issue.

CPI-M displeased over cardinal meeting PM Narendra Modi

The CPI-M on Friday expressed its displeasure over a meeting between Cardinal Moran Mar Baselios Cleemis Catholicos, head of the Syro Malankara Catholic Church here, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Aug 18.

Close to 100 days, assertive Narendra Modi stands tall as PM

As he completes 100 days in office on September 3, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity is still running high as he unleashes a new style of governance and is surprising everyone with his grasp of foreign policy expertise few thought he had it in him.

Najma Heptullah denies using word 'Hindu', says her remark has nothing to do with religion
Najma Heptullah denies using word 'Hindu', says her remark has nothing to do with religion

Union Minority Affairs Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Najma Heptullah on Friday clarified that she had used the word 'Hindi' and not 'Hindu' in her reported remarks that the term is used to identify all Indian citizens.

Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana will benefit everyone: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday hailed the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana scheme, saying that it will benefit each and every person.

Jaswant Singh continues to be in coma

Former union minister and former Bharatiya Janata Party leader Jaswant Singh continued to remain in coma for the 21st day on Thursday in a Delhi hospital, a doctor said.

UP bypolls: Yogi Adityanath to be BJP's star campaigner
UP bypolls: Yogi Adityanath to be BJP's star campaigner

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Yogi Adityanath will be party's star campaigner for the Uttar Pradesh bypolls scheduled for September next month, reports said on Thursday.