In what can possibly make the Samajwadi Party an object of ridicule, the party's chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday said that the laptops his party's government distributed in Uttar Pradesh aided Narendra Modi to win 2014 Lok Sabha election.
The recent Lok Sabha elections saw Indian Air Force helicopters undertaking 1,600 sorties to take officials and equipment around the country while it handled about 3,500 chopper sorties in wake of Uttrakahnd flood last year rescuing more than 25,000 people.
Cracks have surfaced in the BJP-HJC alliance in Haryana post LS polls, with demands from certain sections in Bhartiya Janta Party`s state unit to either rework the tie-up or go it alone in assembly election.
It seems good days have already arrived for the BJP office workers as Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting the party`s headquarters to distribute them three-month salary as incentive for the hard work they had put in during the General Elections.
As the blame game continued in Congress over its worst ever poll debacle in Lok Sabha elections, Milind Deora, who had questioned the role of Rahul Gandhi`s advisors as well as "those who take the advice" has come under fire from party leaders.
Sonia Gandhi is expected to be re- elected as the Chairperson of the Congress Parliamentary Party at its first meeting here on May 24 after the 16th Lok Sabha polls which saw the party`s strength in the House nosediving to 44 from 206 in 2009.
MK Stalin, DMK treasurer and party chief M Karunanidhi`s son, Sunday offered to quit following the party`s debacle in the Lok Sabha polls, but rescinded his decision following pressure from the rank and file.