Manish Anand

Nobel laureate’s theory resonates with ideas of RSS leader Thengadi: Sumitra Mahajan

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday suggested that the theory of the “third way” expounded by Nobel laureate Richard Thaler resonates with the philosophy of RSS leader Dattopant Thengadi.

22 Nov 2017

Rural women moving from farm to home: NITI Aayog report

Rural India appears to be under a grip of de-feminisation, with not less than 22 million women quitting the rural workforce during 2004-12 and the trend seeing no reversal, says a NITI Aayog report.

19 Nov 2017

One BJP worker will chase 30 Gujarat voters

With Congress tail up, saffron party goes for micro-management to retain the state

19 Nov 2017

Gujarat Elections 2017: BJP releases second list of candidates

Yesterday, the party had announced 70 candidates, including Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel and state party chief Jitu Vaghani.

18 Nov 2017

BJP releases first list of 70 candidates for Gujarat polls; 6 defecting Congress MLAs get tickets

The BJP today released its first list of candidates for the Gujarat elections, to be held in two phases on December 9 and 14.

18 Nov 2017

BJP wary about its first list of candidates for Gujarat polls

While the BJP fielded 16 new faces, denying nomination to two legislators and giving tickets to only three women, the saffron outfit is likely to axe about 40 MLAs in subsequent lists.

17 Nov 2017

BJP chief Amit Shah says Moody's rating upgrade on account of PM Modi's reform measures

Claiming that India was in the grip of policy paralysis during the UPA reigns, the BJP chief charged that the Congress lacked vision for the country.

17 Nov 2017

BJP to up the ante to beat anti-incumbency in Gujarat; villages marked 'Modi Gaon' to thwart Congress

With less than a month left for the Gujarat elections, the BJP is planning to put the seal of PM Modi on villages and localities across the state and declare them as a ‘no-go-zone' for the opposition.

16 Nov 2017

Gujarat poll candidates list almost done, BJP keeps it guarded

The party appeared cautious and unwilling to take chances even as it got set to field a large number of youth leaders possibly at the cost of sitting legislators.

16 Nov 2017

Winter Session to be held only for a week as BJP braces up for Gujarat polls

The short Winter Session is on cards around December 12, when campaigning for Gujarat polls concludes while sources say chief Amit Shah doesn’t want distractions in preparations as dates clash.

14 Nov 2017

BJP works towards exodus of congressmen in Gujarat

Locked in a high-stake electoral battle in Gujarat, BJP is working overtime to engineer the exodus of a good number of Congress leaders to stay ahead in the psychological and political war in Gujarat

12 Nov 2017

Amid starvation deaths, BJP MP organises 'Jharkhand Pravasi Diwas' in Delhi

The BJP MP from Kodarma Ravindra Kumar Ray is organising the Jharkhand Pravasi Diwas in the national capital on Sunday for which he has invited scores of Union Ministers.

11 Nov 2017

Second Economic Advisory Council meeting focuses on job creation, infra

The council is also evolving the design of a new economy tracking monitor, linking economic growth indicators with social indicators.

11 Nov 2017

Leaders will desert Congress after Gujarat polls, says BJP MP Anurag Thakur

BJP’s Lok Sabha member Anurag Thakur claims that the Gujarat poll verdict will trigger an exodus of senior Congress leaders miffed with the leadership of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.

10 Nov 2017

Himachal Pradesh polls: BJP on knife’s edge in Kangra valley

The BJP is carpet-bombing the Kangra valley with rallies by top leaders, in an indication that it could again play a key role in deciding the winner of the November 9 Himachal Pradesh elections.

07 Nov 2017