The ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday accused BJP of trying to create unrest in West Bengal on the basis of religion, soon after some central leaders of the saffron outfit were arrested for trying to enter the violence- hit Makra village in Birbhum district.
The West Bengal police, Thursday, prevented a central fact finding team of BJP from visiting Makra village in Birbhum district where three persons were killed and as many injured in clashes between Trinamool Congress and BJP supporters last week.
Slamming the national cricket team for yet another disastrous Test series loss abroad, former India cricketer Kirti Azad on Friday questioned the passion of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men for longer version of the game as well as their commitment towards the nation.
Adding to the celebrations of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Kirti Azad – a member of India`s 1983 World Cup winning team, won from Bihar`s Darbhanga after beating RJD`s Mohammed Ali Ashraf Fatmi by 35043 votes.
Having won from this seat twice, sitting BJP MP Kirti Azad may find the pitch familiar but the former Team India member says elections are like cricket where no match is won till the last wicket is taken or the last run scored.
Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) leader Kirti Azad on Thursday said Minister of State for Human Resource Development (HRD) Shashi Tharoor should resign from his post on moral grounds till the probe is over in connection with the recent death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirti Azad on Tuesday said that former Supreme Court Justice AK Ganguly should have been removed from the West Bengal Human Rights Commission immediately after he was accused of molesting a law intern.
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kirti Azad on Tuesday reportedly came out in support of Rajya Sabha MP and JD(U) general secretary Shivanad Tiwari who had hailed the party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.