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Mamata invites Shah-Modi to Sanskrit mantra chanting challenge

Notwithstanding the fact that it is 2019, religion still is a big issue in Indian politics. Mamata Banerjee against whom BJP has repeatedly accused of doing appeasement politics lashed out at the saffron party during a Holi programme organised by International Marwari association on Tuesday. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 20, 2019, 09:12 AM IST

Mamata taunts BJP, invites Shah-Modi to Sanskrit mantra chanting challenge

Notwithstanding the fact that it is 2019, religion still is a big issue in Indian politics. Mamata Banerjee against whom BJP has repeatedly accused of doing appeasement politics lashed out at the saffron party during a Holi programme organised by International Marwari association on Tuesday. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 20, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

Congress leader Lulu Mohapatra's family members join BJP

The daughter and brother of late Congress leader Lalatendu Bidyadhar Mohapatra on Saturday formally joined the BJP in presence of senior leaders of the saffron party.

Oct 14, 2017, 17:47 PM IST

30 Muslims from Kashmir part of BJP's expansion drive: Amit Shah

More that 30 Kashmiri Muslim youths will be part of the BJP's expansion drive across the country for six months, its president Amit Shah on Sunday said, terming it an "encouraging development" for the party.

Apr 30, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

NDA top guns to meet to formulate future strategy

A meeting of NDA's top leaders, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will be held this evening as the ruling alliance puts up a show of strength ahead of elections to the post of the President and Vice President.

Apr 10, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Maharashtra: Election for presidents of 25 zilla parishads to be held on Tuesday

All eyes will be on Shiv Sena's stand when the elections for presidents in 25 Zilla Parishads across the state will be held tomorrow.

Mar 20, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

BSP shrugs off Rita Bahuguna 's jump; says BJP will still face defeat in UP polls

"The people come and go and parties have independent process. There is no importance of a person in a political and social struggle. Rita Ji knows best why she joined the Bharatiya Janata Party. But the identity of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh is of communal disharmony,"BSP leader Sudheendra Bhadauria told ANI.

Oct 21, 2016, 14:39 PM IST

BJP mocks Rahul Gandhi on promises for farmers

BJP on Tuesday mocked Rahul Gandhi's remarks on promises for farmers as his seasonal expression of sympathy in the season of elections and claimed that while states ruled by it have seen maximum agricultural growth, those by Congress are known for cases of "land-grab".

Sep 06, 2016, 20:53 PM IST

Jaitley rules out poll alliance with major parties in Bengal

Exhorting the state BJP leadership to focus on twin issues ahead of the assembly polls, Jaitley said they would have to now pinpoint the issues - where the party has clarity of vision and also issues where unrest brewed ammong people at the grassroot level.

Jan 08, 2016, 22:29 PM IST

Arvind Kejriwal dares BJP to sack Raje, Swaraj, Irani

AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday dared BJP to sack Union ministers Sushma Swaraj and Smriti Irani and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, saying his party had "showed the guts" to remove former Delhi Law Minister and the saffron party should follow suit.

Jun 28, 2015, 00:16 AM IST

LK Advani not invited 'officially' for BJP foundation day celebrations: Sources

Veteran BJP leader LK Advani was not invited ' officially' for party's foundation day celebrations, as per sources on Monday.

Apr 06, 2015, 18:18 PM IST