Suggestion regd CBI dir, for institutional reforms: Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said their suggestion to the PM regarding appointment of CBI director was entirely for "institutional reforms" and not person-centric.

Process to find Yeddyurappa`s successor begins

BJP legislature party meeting
began here Wednesday afternoon to find a successor to Karnataka
Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa amid indications that a
consensus for the leadership issue is elusive.

Defiant Yeddy puts BJP in tight spot

At a time when the BJP top brass is busy overseeing the succession process of a new Karnataka CM, a rebellion of sorts broke out in the state BJP.

Jaitley may draft K’taka`s response to advisory

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley is
"studying" the advisory despatched to the Karnataka Government by Union Home Ministry to help Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa
offer a "proper response".

Assam to vote for change: Jaitley

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Sunday claimed that the people of Assam were "fed up with the corrupt rule" of the Congress and will vote for a change in
the forthcoming assembly polls in the state.

Jaitley talks tough, shows Sushma not in sync with party line

The differences between Arun Jaitley and his colleague Sushma Swaraj on CVC
controversy once again came to the fore with the Leader
of Opposition in RS expressing "complete
dissatisfaction" with PM`s response on the issue.

PC calls up Jaitley, Omar to defuse tension

Chidambaram phoned Omar and took stock of the situation after Jaitley & Swaraj were stopped.

Flag yatra: Chidambaram speaks to Jaitley, Omar

In an bid to defuse tension, Home
Minister P Chidambaram Monday spoke to BJP leader Arun Jaitley
and Chief Minister Omar Abdullah after J&K authorities stopped
BJP leaders at Jammu airport.

Sanction has to be first considered by Council of Ministers: Jaitley

The BJP Saturday rubbished contentions
of Home Minister P Chidambaram and Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh
Hegde on Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa`s prosecution.

Jaitley, Sushma against naming Sonia in BJP resolution

A strident attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi at the BJP National Executive that concluded was after some reluctance by a section of the top brass over naming the first family of the ruling party.

Karnataka: Gadkari, Jaitley to meet BJP MLAs today

Senior BJP leaders including President Nitin Gadkari, Arun Jaitley and Dharmendra Pradhan will visit Karnataka Tuesday to meet MLAs in the State where the government has been hit by charges of nepotism against Yeddyurappa.

Jaitley, Rajnath, Venkaiah to protest `misuse of CBI` in Gujarat

In a show of solidarity with
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, three top BJP leaders
Arun Jaitley, Rajnath Singh and M Venkaiah Naidu will hold
public meetings in different parts of the state.

Pak agencies fomenting trouble in Kashmir: Jaitley

Pakistan-based agencies
are fomenting trouble in Kashmir under a well-crafted strategy
supported by local separatists, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley
said Tuesday.

UPA-II has failed on several fronts: Jaitley

Coming out with its own report
card of UPA-II`s first year in office, BJP today accused it of
misusing institutions like CBI to manage vulnerable allies,
faltering on strategic and foreign policy issues.

Jaitley calls Chidambaram an injured martyr on Naxal issue

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley
on Tuesday described Union Home Minister P Chidambaram as an
"injured martyr" after he said he was given a "limited
mandate" on the issue of taking tougher action against Naxals.

Modi`s summons date falsely circulated: Jaitley

BJP leader Arun Jaitley said
some people with vested interest had circulated incorrect information that Gujarat CM Narendra Modi had been
issued summons by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to
appear before it on March 21.

Chidambaram`s statements don`t match actions: Jaitley

Union Home Minister P Chidambaram`s
strong statements against Maoists are not reflected on the ground and the Centre has failed to curb the menace, BJP
leader Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.

BJP refutes A Raja`s allegations against NDA, Jaitley

BJP on Friday refuted the accusations of Telecom Minister A Raja against the NDA government and senior party leader Arun Jaitley.

Jaitley cites Kasab case to highlight need for POTA

The Ajmal Kasab trial would not
have taken so long had the anti-terror law POTA been in force,
the BJP said on Friday.

Atal, Advani made invaluable contribution to BJP: Jaitley

BJP General Secretary Arun
Jaitley on Wednesday said Atal Bihari Vajpayee and L K Advani have
made invaluable contribution to the party and they do not need
any official position to serve and guide the organisation.