Manish Anand

Ahead of state polls, BJP turns to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose for youth connect

The BJP has asked all its state units to go big in commemorating the life events of Bose and to hold programmes for instilling patriotic fervour among the youth.  

11 Dec 2021

Hours after decrying Lakhimpur deaths, Varun Gandhi, mom Maneka shown the door from BJP National Executive

BJP MP Varun Gandhi, his MP mother Maneka Gandhi and former Union Minister Birender Singh, who has also been supportive of the agitation, have been dropped as executive members.

08 Oct 2021

Tapes implicating in horse-trading doctored, ready for probe: BJP's Shekhawat  

On Friday, Shekhawat tweeted: “Yato Dharmastato Jayah”. Earlier, he told reporters that the voice in the tape wasn’t his and that he would cooperate with any investigations.

18 Jul 2020

'Don't want to continue in cabinet due to health reasons': Arun Jaitley in letter to PM Modi

Jaitley had not been attending office for about three weeks now and was admitted to AIIMS for undergoing tests and treatment for an undisclosed illness, sources said.

30 May 2019

Modi's new cabinet to reflect youth, experience, to groom future BJP leadership

 PM-designate Narendra Modi has almost made up his mind on how his new Cabinet should look like, according to sources.

29 May 2019

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

Winning 2019 will be a breeze, Prime Minister Modi assures BJP party cadre

PM Modi sought to project the image of a confident BJP that would easily retain power in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, while Amit Shah claimed the BJP is destined to rule for 50 years.

10 Sep 2018

Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP chief Amit Shah asks party workers to expose Opposition

Shah asked his party cadres to expose the falsehood of Opposition unity and P Chidambaram & co with facts and figures.

09 Sep 2018

BJP chief Amit Shah blows poll bugle, asks party cadres to expose Opposition's falsehood

Addressing BJP's national executive meet, Shah said the party would win in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls with a mandate bigger than 2014.

08 Sep 2018

Charm offensive after no-holds-barred attack by Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday enacted the parliamentary version of the Sanjay Dutt starrer Munnabhai MBBS’ famed Jaadu ki Jhappi on PM Modi with a seemingly forced hug.

21 Jul 2018

Amit Shah’s outreach to allies Uddhav Thackeray, Nitish Kumar and Badal

BJP chief to reach out to Shiv Sena, Akali Dal and JD(U) ahead of 2019 deal making.

06 Jun 2018

Lok Sabha bypoll results: Advantage Opposition as BJP loses the plot on retaining turf

The BJP’s loss in nine out of 10 Lok Sabha by-elections ever since it came to power in 2014 appears to confirm the trend of its failing to defend its territory though making gains in rivals' states.

01 Jun 2018

Niti Aayog’s roadmap to give robust base to National Health Protection Scheme

While the Ayushman Bharat scheme is likely to be rolled out on October 2, the think tank, sources said, is keen to give a major boost to the health infrastructure in Tier-II and Tier-III cities.

21 May 2018

Karnataka polls 2018: Tuesday verdict adds to Amit Shah’s aura as BJP master strategist

Noting the strength of Yeddyurappa, Shah nipped in the bud any scope for leadership confusion by backing him as the CM candidate.

16 May 2018

Not every election is matter of life and death: Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha

In a free-wheeling interview, the former BJP stalwart has also warned that in 2019, the people will judge the government on its own performance and not that of the UPA.

06 May 2018