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BJP denies ticket to Union Minister Vijay Sampla from Hoshiarpur, he terms it 'cow slaughter'

The BJP announced the name of sitting legislator and former civil servant Som Prakash to contest the Hoshiarpur seat this time.

Apr 23, 2019, 22:12 PM IST

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hails PM Narendra Modi, says leadership should follow 'dharm'

The RSS chief said that in the last 1,000-1,500 years, India has slid. "We have to take it to past glory of 2,000 years back and even beyond it. But the government cannot do everything. Every person of the society has to prepare himself."

Jul 12, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Nation not defined by its capital, but by its boundaries: Rijiju

Hosted by Helping Hands, a pan-northeast India NGO working for the people in distress, the event aimed to raise awareness towards the northeast people of India in a larger spectrum.

May 04, 2017, 21:18 PM IST

Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla denies report of resignation

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Jan 17, 2017, 15:46 PM IST

Assembly polls: Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla denies report of his resignation

There were reports that Vijay Sampla offered to step down from the post of party's state unit chief over ticket distribution.

Jan 17, 2017, 11:09 AM IST

Sidhu committed political suicide by leaving BJP: Vijay Sampla

"Sidhu has committed political suicide by leaving BJP and nothing is left in him," Sampla said and asked if he cannot "adjust in a democratic party" such as BJP, "how will he sustain in Congress in case he joins it".

Oct 25, 2016, 20:37 PM IST

Navjot Singh Sidhu is still in the party: Punjab BJP chief

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from Rajya Sabha membership recently, is still in BJP and does not have any "personal grudge" against the party, Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla said on Sunday.

Jul 24, 2016, 19:06 PM IST

BJP announces Keshav Prasad as new UP chief

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Apr 08, 2016, 16:41 PM IST

Amit Shah announces new team, Yeddyurappa returns as Karnataka BJP chief

BJP national president Amit Shah on Friday announced major organisational reshuffle in the party in a run up to the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Apr 08, 2016, 15:36 PM IST

Nothing wrong in calling Radhe Maa a 'Devi': BJP MP Vijay Sampla

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Vijay Sampla on Thursday came out in support of controversial godwoman Raadhe Maa and said that there is nothing wrong in calling Radhe Maa a 'Devi'.

Aug 13, 2015, 09:39 AM IST

Radhe Maa has divine powers: Union Minister Vijay Sampla

Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Vijay Sampla has come out in support of controversial godwoman Raadhe Maa.

Aug 11, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

Centre seeks info from Delhi govt on SCSP funds for CWG

 The Centre has sought information from Delhi government in connection with the alleged diversion of Scheduled Castes Sub Plan (SCSP) of funds for the Commonwealth Games during 2010-11, and the amount that has been returned.

Aug 11, 2015, 16:26 PM IST

I exercise six days a week: Anil Kapoor

Actor-filmmaker Anil Kapoor says he exercises six days a week and recalls the time when he travelled to the location shooting of his 2005 film "My Wife's Murder" on his bicycle.

Jan 29, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Anil Kapoor, Vijay Sampla inaugurate IBFE

 Actor-filmmaker Anil Kapoor along with Vijay Sampla, union minister of state for social justice and empowerment, inaugurated the first edition of the International Bicycle and Fitness Expo (IBFE) here Thursday.

Jan 29, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

Narendra Modi meets India's Blind Cricket World Cup winners

 Each member of the Indian team which won the just-concluded Blind Cricket World Cup for the first time was handed a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal here on Wednesday.

Dec 10, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

Contrary to BJP stand, Sampla not averse to dynastic politics

Contrary to the stand of BJP top leadership over the issue of dynastic politics, Union Minister Vijay Sampla on Wednesday said he was not averse to it.

Nov 12, 2014, 18:44 PM IST

Vijay Sampla, once a plumber, becomes a minister

Vijay Sampla, who was once a plumber, scaled new heights today with his induction in the Narendra Modi ministry that is apparently aimed at 2017 Assembly polls in Punjab where the BJP hopes to play the Dalit card to woo the Scheduled Caste community.

Nov 09, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

Ramdev left fuming as Hoshiarpur administration disallows press conference

Hoshiarpur district administration disallowed Ramdev to hold a press conference at Zila Parishad complex here on the ground that the premises belonged to Punjab government, leaving the yoga guru fuming.

Apr 24, 2014, 18:36 PM IST