In his last interview in the United States as the then BJP general secretary, Narendra Modi talked about the BJP's agenda for the 1999 Lok Sabha elections,Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, the Kargil War and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.
BJP suffered a jolt in Rajasthan winning just one of the four seats and was losing ground in Uttar Pradesh where Samajwadi Party(SP) was ahead during counting of votes in the bypolls Tuesday exactly four months after it swept the two states in Lok Sabha elections.
Union HRD minister Smriti Irani might have lost the recent Lok Sabha election to Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, but she has no plans of abandoning the constituency, and is instead planning to develop it as her political base.
In the wake of party MLAs, leaders and workers regularly deserting the party, state Congress president Adhir Chowdhury on Tuesday said the trend is due to the party's performance in the Lok Sabha Elections.
AIADMK supremo and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s re-election as party General Secretary is certain but leaders continue to swarm the party headquarters here to file papers on her behalf which they see as an opportunity to express their loyalty.
`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.
It won`t be "business as usual" in the Congress after the severe drubbing in the elections and party president Sonia Gandhi would soon fix accountability and take decisions on revamping the party, former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor said Wednesday.
Opposition Peoples Democratic Party on Friday hit back at Chief Minister Omar Abdullah saying he had "insulted" people of the state by accusing PDP of using "ill-gotten money" to "buy" public support in the recent Lok Sabha elections.
The BJP Parliamentary Board, the highest decision-making body of the party, today unanimously resolved to express their gratitude to outgoing President Rajnath Singh for leading the party to power in Lok Sabha elections.
Giving credit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and "good governance" in BJP-ruled states for the party`s electoral victory in the Lok Sabha elections, party president Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the kind of faith people reposed on it could not have been possible otherwise.
Senior Congress leader Ajay Singh has said that he will not attend the Madhya Pradesh Assembly session unless the party takes action against MLA Narayan Tripathi, who left Congress to join the BJP just before the Lok Sabha elections.
NCP, which received a drubbing in the recent Lok Sabha elections, on Thursday said it is organising rallies across Maharashtra in order to "re-energise" party cadres ahead of the upcoming state Assembly polls.
Ajay Rai, who contested as Congress` candidate from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha polls on Monday filed a petition in the Allahabad High Court challenging the election of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from that parliamentary constituency.