BJP on Friday sought to woo lawyers in the capital as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda addressed them at the party's local office in a bid to shed their antipathy towards its chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi.
In a scathing attack on AAP, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday asked the people of Delhi not to let the party, which has "now itself become a problem" make a "backdoor entry" in the upcoming election,
Scotching rumours that BJP harboured plans to induct Trinamool Congress leaders who are allegedly involved in the Saradha scam, BJP National Secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Friday said the party will not induct TMC leaders tainted in the ponzi scam under any circumstances.
Jayanthi Natarajan quit the Congress on Friday, after a letter written by her to party president Sonia Gandhi on November 5, 2014 was published in the media. Jayanthi, in the letter, accused Rahul Gandhi of interference while she was environment minister in the Manmohan Singh government.
After indications about PDP and BJP coming together for an early formation of government in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP on Friday said formal discussions with PDP were yet to begin and hoped that it would start soon.
Voters in Delhi have an option of availing a "buy-one-get-one-free" offer if they ensure that Kiran Bedi becomes the chief minister here as there is already Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the government at the Centre, former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu said on Friday.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday urged the city`s migrant population from Madhya Pradesh to spread the party`s "message of development in all corners" and ensure that the party wins the Feb 7 assembly polls.
Of the 70 political parties in the fray for the Feb 7 Delhi assembly polls, the BJP has fielded the maximum number of candidates - 27 - who have criminal cases against them, said Delhi Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms Friday.