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Niranjani Akhara sacks seer who organised yagna, vowed to die if Digvijaya Singh loses from Bhopal

Swami Vairagyanand, who was associated with Panchayati Niranjani Akhara, created a flutter when he conducted a unique 'havan' of 5 kg of red chilli every day for a week to ensure the victory of Digvijaya

May 25, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Politics over Sadhvi Pragya Thakur's Godse remark

BJP Bhopal Lok Sabha Candidate Pragya Singh Thakur says "Nathuram Godse was a 'deshbhakt', is a 'deshbhakt' and will remain a 'deshbhakt'.

May 17, 2019, 13:30 PM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur apologises for 'Nathuram Godse a patriot' remark

The BJP candidate from Bhopal is in news again, this time for hailing Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse. 

May 16, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

BJP's Sadhvi Pragya courts another row, calls Nathuram Godse 'deshbhakt'

The BJP Lok Sabha candidate from Bhopal was responding to Kamal Haasan's remarks on Godse. 

May 16, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur in controversy again over the statements

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur in controversy again for her controversial statements. Watch this video to know more.

Apr 27, 2019, 11:32 AM IST

Selective outrage over Sadhvi Pragya's remarks on Hemant Karkare betray political colours

There is usually silence when IPS officers are killed or caught committing crimes. But this was not one of those times.

Apr 24, 2019, 19:25 PM IST

Youth embarrasses Digvijaya Singh during rally, hails PM Modi for surgical strikes

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh was left embarrassed at his rally in Bhopal on Monday.

Apr 22, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

Another notice to Sadhvi Pragya for comments on 'Ayodhya Vivad'

Another notice to Sadhvi Pragya by Election Commission for her comments on 'Ayodhya Vivad'

Apr 22, 2019, 09:46 AM IST

EC issues notice to Sadhvi Pragya for remarks on Babri Masjid demolition

Sadhvi Pragya stirred controversy on Saturday when she said in an interview to a television channel that she was also part of the group which demolished the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya. 

Apr 21, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, BJP's Bhopal candidate, booked for remarks on 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur had said that former Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare died as she had cursed him.  

Apr 19, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur: From Malegaon blast accused to a likely challenger for Digvijaya Singh

 Sadhvi Pragya’s name came into limelight after she was accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case. 

Apr 17, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur joins BJP, may contest against Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal

Before announcing her decision to join the BJP, Sadhvi Pragya met senior BJP leaders including Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Ramlal, and Prabhat Jha at party's office in Bhopal.

Apr 17, 2019, 13:01 PM IST

BJP may field Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur against Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal

Talking to Zee MP CG, Sadhvi Pragya said that if the BJP decides to field her from Bhopal then she is ready to contest against Digvijaya Singh. 

Apr 16, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

Malegaon blast case: SC to hear bail plea of Colonel Purohit, in jail for past 9 years, on Monday

Seven people were killed in a bomb blast on September 29, 2008, at Malegaon, a communally-sensitive textile town in Nasik district of north Maharashtra.

Aug 20, 2017, 21:39 PM IST

BJP helped Sadhvi Pragya in getting bail, alleges Congress

Following Sadhvi Pragya Thakur's accusations of being a victim of Congress' conspiracy, the grand old party on Friday said it was the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) that helped the former in getting bail.

Apr 28, 2017, 09:34 AM IST

MIM to provide legal aid to youth arrested in Hyderabad

MIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday said his party would provide legal aid to five youth arrested by the NIA but made it clear that it doesn`t support terrorism.

Jul 01, 2016, 17:45 PM IST

Malegaon ​blasts case: I am not a criminal, will be acquitted, says Sadhvi Pragya Thakur

 Sadhvi Pragya Thakur said on Wednesday that she was not a criminal and would be acquitted.

May 18, 2016, 18:39 PM IST

2008 Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit key conspirator, Sadhvi innocent, Karkare's probe flawed, says NIA

NIA alleged that "in a secret meeting held at Faridabad, Purohoit proposed for a separate Constitution for Hindu rashtra with separate saffron flag.

May 13, 2016, 21:54 PM IST

Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit key member of criminal plot, collected money for explosives, says NIA

The NIA alleged that on January 25-26 "in a secret meeting held at Faridabad, Purohoit proposed for a separate Constitution for Hindu rashtra with separate saffron flag.

May 13, 2016, 20:19 PM IST

BJP welcomes NIA's decision on Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, says she was framed

She brushed aside Congress leader Digvijay Singh's criticism of the government over the NIA decision, saying he had earlier alleged RSS involvement in the Mumbai attack.

May 13, 2016, 19:05 PM IST