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And now, RSS has West Bengal in its cross-hairs

In its bid to expand its sphere of influence, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) -- the ideological parent of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that rules at the Centre -- has zeroed in on West Bengal as its next big target, contending the situation in the state is "unprecedented".

Apr 12, 2017, 13:08 PM IST

Software tools, e-books in Sindhi released

Bringing Sindhi language on to the digital platform, the National Council for Promotion of Sindhi Language and Centre for Development of Advanced Computing released software tools and e-books in Sindhi to mark the 50th Sindhi Basha Diwas here on Monday.

Apr 11, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Long war forced on India by Pakistan: Amit Shah on Uri terror strike

Long war forced on India by Pakistan: Amit Shah on Uri terror strike

Describing the Uri terror strike a transit destination in the war forced on India by Pakistan, BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said the attack was an outcome of frustration after security forces foiled 17 infiltration attempts and that the final victory will belong to India.

Sep 25, 2016, 14:20 PM IST
Sarkozy sets up French presidential bid by quitting party role

Sarkozy sets up French presidential bid by quitting party role

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy announces plans to quit his role as head of France`s Les Republicains party.

Jul 03, 2016, 09:04 AM IST

Suspended AAP members protest

Around 40 suspended AAP members and about 100 party members not invited to its National Council meeting on Monday staged a protest outside the venue.

Nov 23, 2015, 16:45 PM IST

AAP to elect NE members at tomorrow's Council meet

The founding members who were expelled in April this year were to be replaced by new members.

Nov 22, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Suspended AAP leader demands transparency ahead of NC meeting

Suspended AAP leader Munish Raizada on Monday demanded that the party leadership hold a free, fair and transparent meeting of its National Council.

Nov 16, 2015, 15:15 PM IST

Kumar Vishwas attacked Yogendra-Prashant duo in NC meet

Strongly supporting Arvind Kejriwal at the National Council meeting, party leader Kumar Vishwas had slammed rebel leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan for tarnishing the image of the AAP chief in public.

Mar 30, 2015, 01:00 AM IST

Arvind Kejriwal threatened to quit if Bhushan-Yadav were not removed

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday threatened to resign and lashed out at its founder-members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav, moments before they were sacked from the National Executive, accusing them of engaging in "anti-party" activities.

Mar 28, 2015, 23:11 PM IST

AAP crisis: National Council to decide fate of Yadav, Bhushan

The Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) National Council is holding a crucial meeting on Saturday where a decision is expected on the fate of senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan.

Mar 28, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

AAP NC meet: Lokpal told to skip to avoid confrontation

Aam Aadmi Party's internal Lokpal Admiral L Ramdas has shot off a letter to the party after being asked not to attend on Saturday's crucial National Council meeting to "avoid confrontation".

Mar 28, 2015, 11:23 AM IST

AAP dissident camp may move 7 resolutions at NC meeting

Members of National Council (NC) and other office-bearers of different wings of AAP on Friday decided to move seven resolutions, most of them mirroring the demands made by dissident leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav.

Mar 28, 2015, 01:29 AM IST

Yogendra Yadav alleges fake campaign

AAP leader Yogendra Yadav on Friday alleged that a fake campaign to remove Arvind Kejriwal was being run in his name.

Mar 28, 2015, 01:23 AM IST
AAP rift widens amid allegations of dissidents holding meet

AAP rift widens amid allegations of dissidents holding meet

The internal feud in Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday saw a National Council member from Punjab demanding that party convenor Arvind Kejriwal launch an inquiry into a parallel meeting called by a section a day prior to the body's crucial meet on March 28.

Mar 25, 2015, 09:57 AM IST
After promising to focus on Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal now says AAP will go national

After promising to focus on Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal now says AAP will go national

Aam Aadmi Party convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is infamous for reversing his statements, did another volte-face on Tuesday when he cleared that he wanted the AAP to spread its wings outside the national capital.

Mar 18, 2015, 11:40 AM IST

BJP national executive, council meet from Jan 17 to discuss poll strategy

To prepare the party`s strategy for coming Lok Sabha polls, top BJP leaders from across the country will assemble here for a three-day brainstorming session from January 17.

Jan 15, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

Rajnath Singh lauds Narendra Modi, defends Nitin Gadkari

Bharatiya Janata Party president Rajnath Singh lauded Gujarat’s Narendra Modi as the most popular Chief Minister.

Mar 02, 2013, 09:15 AM IST

BJP announces schedule for party`s Punjab unit chief election

The Punjab unit of BJP on Wednesday announced schedule for the election of state party president and 13 members of the National Council.

Dec 12, 2012, 21:47 PM IST

‘Sonia can`t distinguish between constructive and destructive politics’

BJP hit back at Sonia Gandhi charging that she fails to differentiate between constructive and destructive politics.

Sep 25, 2012, 18:09 PM IST