Chandrababu Naidu takes oath as first CM of new Andhra Pradesh, inducts 19 ministers

Telugu Desam Party supremo N Chandrababu Naidu took oath as the first Chief Minister of the residuary Andhra Pradesh at a grand public function on Sunday evening. 19 cabinet ministers, including three women, were also sworn in.

MM Joshi downplays Varanasi seat row, says will abide by BJP`s decision

After the reported row over Varanasi seat between Narendra Modi and Murli Manohar Joshi, the latter today relented and said that he would accept the party`s decision in order to not hurt its electoral chances.

Varanasi seat row: RSS worried but believes BJP will solve it

The RSS on Sunday said it is worried about reported Varanasi seat row between BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and senior leader Murali Manohar Joshi, but was confident that the party would solve it.

Manmohan Singh has no moral right to continue as PM: Joshi

Senior BJP leader Murali Manohar Joshi on Sunday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has no "moral right" to continue in power in the wake of resignations of two Union ministers.

Joshi demands debate on religious minority

BJP leader Murali Manohar Joshi said there should be a fresh debate on the definition of religious minorities.

Jharkhand has become theatre of absurd: MM Joshi

Reflecting growing resentment
in a section of BJP top brass over continuing political
uncertainty in Jharkhand, senior party leader M M Joshi on Friday
said the state had become "a theatre of the absurd".