Manish Anand

Modi won’t be BJP’s star campaigner in Assembly elections

Political observers think the BJP does not want to ‘over-expose’ Modi just a few months before the Lok Sabha polls

2 hours ago

RSS to help BJP in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

On the lines of Gujarat, MP is also considered to be an RSS laboratory. The Sangh is believed to be heavily embedded in the state of affairs of the state.

21 hours ago

BJP’s ‘new faces’ in fray from old political families 

According to sources, Shah is seeking to phase out old leaders while compensating by promoting their children.

13 Nov 2018

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Amid Chandra Babu's outreach, BJP's campaign veers toward Modi persona

BJP chief Amit Shah is known to hold the view that any Opposition unity theoretically may mean that the saffron outfit will run into a single opponent in Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, and Karnataka at the

12 Nov 2018

Carpet bombing states with mega rallies is passé 

The BJP also appears to have taken lessons from the Gujarat and Karnataka verdicts to resist para-trooping party leaders from other states for poll management.

11 Nov 2018

Rajasthan elections: In battle of wits with Amit Shah, Vasundhara Raje proposes changing seats of MLAs

The BJP Central Election Committee (CEC) is scheduled to meet Sunday evening to consider the list of candidates for Rajasthan which goes to polls on December 7

11 Nov 2018

Amit Shah-Vasundhara Raje fight: PM Modi may step in

Shah and Raje had earlier been locked in brinkmanship over the appointment of the BJP’s new state unit chief, as the former seemingly backed Shekhawat for the post while the latter strongly opposed it

07 Nov 2018

Amit Shah may reach out to MLAs denied tickets

The Congress had come up with a much improved show in Gujarat, where it made significant inroads in rural areas.

04 Nov 2018

Madhya Pradesh elections: BJP denies ticket to three ministers, several MLAs

The party is yet to finalise candidates for the rest 53 assembly seats. Several women sitting lawmakers are among those who have been denied ticket.

03 Nov 2018

BJP brass discusses plan for Madhya Pradesh elections

The Central Election Committee was slated to consider the list of candidates for both Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.

02 Nov 2018

Rajasthan assembly elections: BJP banks on Congress infighting to salvage pride

While Pilot is building a campaign against the Vasundhara Raje government, BJP leaders claimed that Gehlot continues to call shots in the party affairs in Rajasthan.

28 Oct 2018

BJP-JD(U) to contest equal number of Lok Sabha seats in Bihar: Amit Shah and Nitish Kumar

Both Shah and Nitish Kumar said the details of the number of seats and the constituencies from which the parties would contest would be made public in two or three days.

27 Oct 2018

Alok Verma, Rakesh Asthana sent on leave to maintain CBI's integrity: Arun Jaitley

Allegations and counter-allegations by CBI Director and his deputy bizarre and unfortunate, says the Union Minister.

24 Oct 2018

BJP chief Amit Shah steers Rajasthan poll campaign, clips Vasundhara Raje's space

The BJP is seemingly gearing up to drop a large number of sitting legislators to beat the anti-incumbency against them.

24 Oct 2018

BJP’s Dalit outreach irks upper castes in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Sources said that the BJP leaders had brought to the notice of the party high command simmering anger among the upper castes in a number of states.

24 Oct 2018