BJP demands inquiry into Shivpal`s charges against Beni

BJP demanded a high-level inquiry into Shivpal Yadav`s allegations of opium smuggling and using charas against Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma.

Yashwant, Jaswant find no place in new BJP team

Senior BJP leaders Jaswant Singh and Yashwant Sinha are among the prominent leaders who have failed to find a place in the new party President Rajnath Singh`s core team.

Obama`s visit extension of his predecessors` steps: Jaswant

Underlining that Indo-US ties go
way back in history, former External Affairs Minister Jaswant
Singh today said US President Barack Obama`s visit was simply
an extension of those of his two immediate predecessors.

CBI probe in housing scam will harm morale of services: Jaswant

Senior BJP leader Jaswant
Singh Wednesday opposed a CBI investigation into the housing
society scam in Mumbai, in which some of the topmost army officials are embroiled.

I was behind Vajpayee`s Lahore bus trip, Agra Summit: Jaswant

Former external affairs minister
Jaswant Singh has claimed that he was behind former prime
minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee`s historic bus trip to Lahore in
1999 and mooted the Agra Summit in 2001.

Gorkhaland demand brings Jaswant, Advani together

The demand for a separate Gorkhaland state to be carved out of West Bengal brought senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran LK Advani and expelled party leader Jaswant Singh together in Parliament Monday.

I will do what rules and regulations permit: Meira on Jaswant

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar
on Friday said she would go only by rules and regulations on BJP`s
demand for removal of expelled party MP Jaswant Singh from the
chairmanship of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament.

Jaswant questions LK’s silence for a month

Jaswant Singh on Tuesday questioned why Advani kept silent for a month on his expulsion.

Get on with it: The Indian Express

Captive to its debilitating infighting, the BJP has been holding India’s parliamentary functions hostage to the vagaries of its internal politics.

Jaswant appointed member of LS Budget committee

Even as main opposition BJP
mounted pressure for removal of its expelled leader Jaswant
Singh as Chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC), he has
been appointed a member of yet another Parliamentary panel.

Jaswant chairs PAC meet, BJP MPs absent

Jaswant Singh, who has defied the BJP`s advice to quit the Chairmanship of the Public Accounts Committee following his expulsion from the party, on Monday convened its first meeting.

RSS exchanging notes with BJP on crisis

In the midst of infighting within
the BJP, the RSS on Saturday said it was exchanging notes with the
party leaders to see whether there was any need for the Sangh
to extend support to it in its hour of crisis.

Advani was at centre of ‘Cash for Vote’: Jaswant Singh

In his latest salvo, Jaswant Singh has alleged that BJP Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha LK Advani was involved in staging the “Cash for Vote” drama.

Now, Yashwant Sinha flays Jaswant Singh`s expulsion

Senior BJP leader Yashwant
Sinha, who had raised questions of accountability in the wake
of poll drubbing, today launched a fresh attack on the party
leadership by criticising the expulsion of Jaswant Singh.

RSS attacks Jaswant, commends Congress

In a veiled attack on expelled
BJP leader Jaswant Singh, RSS has said Mohammed Ali Jinnah is
a "hate figure" in the collective Indian conscience and any
attempt to change his image in the country is "destined to be
doomed".

No Indian will accept eulogising Jinnah: Singhal

The VHP on Monday dubbed the turmoil
in BJP over Jaswant Singh`s controversial book as the party`s
internal problem but said no Indian, especially a Hindu, would
accept eulogising Jinnah.

`Advani opposed action against Modi on riots`

Jaswant Singh has claimed that LK Advani opposed action against Narendra Modi over the Gujarat riots.

Debate on partition unnecessary: Vayalar Ravi

Union Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi on Saturday said Jaswant Singh`s argument in his book that Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Patel were also responsible for the partition
of India "does not deserve a reply."

`Jaswant`s expulsion will not affect Gorkhaland movement`

Darjeeling MP Jaswant Singh`s expulsion from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will not affect the movement for a separate Gorkhaland state to be carved out of West Bengal, according to leaders of the movement here.

Jaswant’s views on Jinnah against BJP ideology: Rajnath

The BJP on Tuesday distanced itself from Jaswant Singh’s remarks on Jinnah in his new book, with party president Rajnath Singh saying that Jaswant’s views are against party’s ideology.