Bypoll results `totally negated` BJP`s Modi-wave claim: Congress

Buyoyed by the 6-4 victory of RJD-JD(U)-Congress alliance in Bihar, Congress on Monday said the results have "totally negated" BJP`s claim of Narendra Modi wave in the country.

Modi wave fading: Prakash Ambedkar

`The Narendra Modi wave` which swept the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year was on the decline and it may not fetch similar results for BJP in the coming Maharashtra assembly elections, Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh president Prakash Ambedkar said here on Saturday.

Sushil Kumar Shinde loses in his Western Maharashtra bastion

Facing a very tough battle to retain his seat for a fifth Lok Sabha term from Solapur, Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde was among the Congress stalwarts who succumbed to the Modi wave in Maharashtra, losing to BJP`s Sharad Bansode by about 1.5 lakh votes.

Social media buzzes with Modi wave

As BJP inches towards a thumping victory, social media is abuzz with tweets and posts about the party`s race to the coveted 272-majority number.

Apprehensions about Modi among Muslims will `go away`: Amit Shah

The apprehensions about Narendra Modi among Muslims will "go away" once he becomes the Prime Minister as there will be policy initiatives to remove such perception, his close aide Amit Shah said on Sunday.

Gandhis at sea, PM myopic not to see Modi wave: Jaitley

The Gandhis are all at sea and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may be myopic not to see a "Modi wave," BJP leader Arun Jaitley said Friday, claiming Congress leaders were helplessly watching the juggernaut of BJP`s prime ministerial candidate.

Media creating false Modi wave: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati Friday said the media was trying to create a "false wave" in favour of BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

Manmohan Singh is right, there is no `Modi wave`, its `Modi Tsunami`: Baba Ramdev

Taking a dig at Manmohan Singh, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev said on Thursday that the Prime Minister was right in saying that there was no `Modi wave` in the country. Ramdev said it was a `Modi tsunami`.

Modi wave has transformed into tsunami: Amit Shah

Shortly after BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday filed his nomination from Varanasi, his close aide Amit Shah said that the “Modi wave in the country has now transformed into a tsunami”.

`Being communal` means `thinking about community`: AAP`s Shazia Ilmi

Clarifying her allegedly controversial remarks that Muslims should become "communal" rather than secular, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Shazia Ilmi said on Thursday that she had made a sarcastic comment which meant "think about the community".

BJP looks for more than 20 seats in Karnataka

Banking on the "Narendra Modi wave" for a turnaround in its fortunes, BJP`s Karnataka unit on Monday expressed confidence of winning more than 20 of the 28 Lok Sabha seats in the April 17 elections in the state.

It`s a `Modi storm and not wave` in Rae Bareli: BJP nominee

Considered a `lightweight` against Congress chief Sonia Gandhi in this Nehru-Gandhi family bastion, BJP candidate Ajay Agrawal, a lawyer by profession, is banking on what he calls a "Modi storm and not wave" here to see him through.

It`s mango season, no `Modi wave`, says AAP

Pitching its `Aam ka mausam` to counter BJP`s Modi-wave pitch, AAP fielded volunteers wearing T-shirts with mangoes printed on them when Kejriwal addressed his first public meeting in Varanasi.

Modi wave stronger than Janta wave of 1977: Shanta Kumar

Veteran BJP leader Shanta Kumar on Tuesday said that "Modi wave, sweeping the country" was stronger than Janta party wave of 1977 and claimed that NDA`s march to power was unstoppable.

No `Modi wave` in country; UPA will retain power, says Shinde

Claiming that there was no `Modi wave` in the country, Union Home Minister Sushil kumar Shinde expressed confidence that the Congress-led UPA would once again form government at the Centre.

NDA will win 320 seats in Lok Sabha polls: Vaiko

Asserting that "Modi wave" was gaining strength, MDMK leader Vaiko on Monday said NDA would win more than 320 seats in the Lok Sabha elections.

Sharad Yadav endorses Joshi, says there`s no Modi wave

Former NDA partner JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Monday endorsed remarks of senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi that there was no Modi wave in the country.

No Modi or BJP wave, claims Chandy

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Monday said BJP is involved in a person-centric election campaign and there was neither a "Modi wave" nor "BJP wave" in the run-up to the Lok Saba elections here.

There is no Modi wave: Murli Manohar Joshi

Senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi Sunday said there was no Modi wave but only a BJP wave.

I don`t think there is `Modi wave` in country: Priyanka Gandhi

Priyanka Gandhi dismissed on Thursday that there was a `Modi wave` in the country.