The Narendra Modi-led BJP wave has left many political parties reeling, but perhaps the most surprising has been the demolition of the Bahujan Samaj Party.
Holding that vote bank politics was a major factor for communal frenzy, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said that a group or organisation should not be made a scapegoat and held responsible for such instances.
Senior RSS leader Indresh Kumar on Tuesday said leaders of various political parties should not treat Muslims as just "vote bank" to gain political mileage.
With an eye on upper caste vote bank, BSP chief Mayawati on Thursday announced names of 36 candidates for Lok Sabha polls, 18 of whom are Brahmins.
Accusing the BJP of neglecting its loyal and dedicated workers,Shailtanya Srivastava alleged that it was promoting sycophancy.
A day after mercy petitions of two death row convicts were rejected by President Pratibha Patil, the BJP on Friday demanded rejection of the mercy plea of parliament terror attack accused Afzal Guru.
Tamil Nadu President KV Thangkabalu on Saturday claimed that DMK-Congress Alliance vote base was intact despite losing few seats in the recent LS elections.
Day in Pics: 22nd December
Showbiz World - December 22, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade